LON:RTO - Rentokil Initial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 343.70 -2.90 (-0.84 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 08:17 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 346.60
Today's RangeGBX 343.70 - GBX 346.90
52-Week RangeGBX 261.90 - GBX 361.20
Volume601,476 shs
Average Volume7.45 million shs
Market Capitalization£6.31 billion
P/E Ratio-64.85
Dividend Yield1.25%
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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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£2.47 billion
Cash FlowGBX 7.15 per share
Book ValueGBX 45.30 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,835,129,984
Market Cap£6.31 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rentokil Initial's stock symbol?

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

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

Rentokil Initial announced a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.16 per share on Wednesday, May 15th. This represents a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. This is an increase from Rentokil Initial's previous dividend of $1.31. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Rentokil Initial's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for RTO?

11 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Rentokil Initial's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 325 to GBX 440. On average, they anticipate Rentokil Initial's share price to reach GBX 370.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Rentokil Initial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rentokil Initial?

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

Has Rentokil Initial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about RTO stock has been trending somewhat negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Rentokil Initial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rentokil Initial own?

Who are Rentokil Initial's key executives?

Rentokil Initial's management team includes the folowing 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

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 343.70.

How big of a company is Rentokil Initial?

Rentokil Initial has a market capitalization of £6.31 billion and generates £2.47 billion in revenue each year.

What is Rentokil Initial's official website?

The official website for Rentokil Initial is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rentokil Initial (LON RTO)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  465 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  526 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  991
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rentokil Initial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RTO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RTO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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