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LON:RTORentokil Initial Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 519.40
+5.60 (+1.09 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 01:25 PM ET)
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Today's Range
512.40
Now: GBX 519.40
520.20
50-Day Range
460.70
MA: GBX 492.92
514
52-Week Range
247.70
Now: GBX 519.40
535.20
Volume1.71 million shs
Average Volume7.45 million shs
Market Capitalization£9.63 billion
P/E Ratio34.17
Dividend Yield1.44%
BetaN/A
Rentokil Initial plc, through its subsidiaries, provides route-based services in North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Pacific, and rest of world. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying 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 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; 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; and property insurance. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.10 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1276-607444

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.71 billion
Cash FlowGBX 17.41 per share
Book ValueGBX 54.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,854,329,984
Market Cap£9.63 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Rentokil Initial's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Rentokil Initial's stock was trading at GBX 459.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, RTO shares have increased by 13.1% and is now trading at GBX 519.40. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Rentokil Initial?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rentokil Initial in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Rentokil Initial.

When is Rentokil Initial's next earnings date?

Rentokil Initial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 30th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Rentokil Initial.

How often does Rentokil Initial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial announced a dividend on Thursday, February 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.64 per share on Wednesday, May 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 9th. This is a boost from Rentokil Initial's previous dividend of GBX 1.51. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Rentokil Initial's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for RTO?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Rentokil Initial's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 390 to GBX 560. On average, they expect Rentokil Initial's stock price to reach GBX 458.70 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.7%. View analysts' price targets for Rentokil Initial.

Has Rentokil Initial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about RTO stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Rentokil Initial earned a news sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about Rentokil Initial.

Who are some of Rentokil Initial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rentokil Initial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rentokil Initial investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Dart Group (DTG), Homeserve (HSV), Cara Operations (CARA), Rollins (ROL), Associated British Foods (ABF), Centrica (CNA), Pets at Home Group (PETS), Royal Mail (RMG) and Taylor Wimpey (TW).

Who are Rentokil Initial's key executives?

Rentokil Initial's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew M. Ransom, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Jeremy Townsend, CFO, Chief Information Officer & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Katharine Rycroft, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Daragh P. F. Fagan, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Malcolm Padley, Director of Corp. Communications

What is Rentokil Initial's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Rentokil Initial?

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's stock price today?

One share of RTO stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 519.40.

How big of a company is Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial has a market capitalization of £9.63 billion and generates £2.71 billion in revenue each year.

What is Rentokil Initial's official website?

The official website for Rentokil Initial is www.rentokil-initial.com.

How can I contact Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial'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 7/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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