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Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 526
+0.60 (+0.11 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 526
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 516.34
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 526
Volume1.83 million shs
Average Volume2.23 million shs
Market Capitalization£9.75 billion
P/E Ratio40.46
Dividend Yield1.44%
Rentokil Initial plc, through its subsidiaries, provides route-based services in North America, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and internationally. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying and crawling insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers. The company also provides hygiene services, including the provision and maintenance of products, such as air fresheners, sanitizers, feminine hygiene units, hand dryers, paper and linen towel dispensers, soap and hand sanitizer dispensers, toilet paper dispensers, and floor protection mats. In addition, it engages in the supply and laundering of workwear, uniforms, cleanroom uniforms, and protective equipment. Further, the company installs and services interior and exterior plant displays, flowers, replica foliage, Christmas decorations, and ambient scenting for commercial businesses; offers property care services consisting of damp proofing, property conservation, and woodworm and wood rot treatment; and provides a range of specialized deep cleaning, and specialist industrial cleaning and disinfection services, including the professional and discreet disinfection of areas that have been exposed to bio-hazardous situations, such as crime and trauma scenes, prison cells, void properties, emergency vehicles, and healthcare establishments. Additionally, it offers a range of healthcare waste management services comprising the collection, disposal, and recycling of hazardous and offensive waste produced by businesses and organizations associated with the provision of healthcare; and color-coded sharps disposal bins to deal with various types of waste. Rentokil Initial plc was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Camberley, the United Kingdom.
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Overall MarketRank

1.04 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.71 billion
Cash FlowGBX 52.70 per share
Book ValueGBX 57.90 per share



Outstanding Shares1,854,329,984
Market Cap£9.75 billion
Next Earnings Date3/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 526
+0.60 (+0.11 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) (LON:RTO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 459.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, RTO stock has increased by 14.5% and is now trading at GBX 526.
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Is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)?

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When is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s next earnings date?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)

How were Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s earnings last quarter?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) (LON:RTO) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $5.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.90 by $2.40.
View Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s earnings history

How often does Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) declared a dividend on Thursday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.64 per share on Wednesday, May 20th. This represents a yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 9th. This is a boost from Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s previous dividend of GBX 1.51. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) a good dividend stock?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.44%. The dividend payout ratio of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) is 0.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for RTO?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 390 to GBX 573. On average, they anticipate Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock price to reach GBX 490 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.8%.
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Who are some of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s key competitors?

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Who are Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s key executives?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew M. Ransom, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58, Pay $2.05M)
  • Mr. Stuart M. Ingall-Tombs, CFO & Director
  • Mr. Mark Purcell, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Katharine Rycroft, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Daragh P. F. Fagan, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Malcolm Padley, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Gary Booker, Chief Marketing, Innovation & Strategy Officer
  • Ms. Vanessa Evans, Group HR Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John Myers, Managing Director of North America (Age 63)
  • Mr. Phill Wood, Managing Director of UK & Rest of World (Age 55)

What is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock symbol?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RTO."

How do I buy shares of Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)?

Shares of RTO and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s stock price today?

One share of RTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 526.

How big of a company is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) has a market capitalization of £9.75 billion and generates £2.71 billion in revenue each year. Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) employs 43,000 workers across the globe.

What is Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s official website?

The official website for Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L) is www.rentokil-initial.com.

How can I contact Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)?

Rentokil Initial plc (RTO.L)'s mailing address is Riverbank Meadows Business Park, Blackwater, CAMBERLEY, GU17 9AB, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1276-607444.

This page was last updated on 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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