LON:RTO - Rentokil Initial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 345.20 -1.80 (-0.52 %) (As of 03/20/2019 03:43 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 347Today's RangeGBX 343.60 - GBX 347.5052-Week RangeGBX 261.90 - GBX 361.20Volume4.09 million shsAverage Volume7.45 million shsMarket Capitalization£6.33 billionP/E Ratio-65.13Dividend Yield1.25%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive RTO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RTO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Business Services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorServices Current SymbolLON:RTO Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.rentokil-initial.com Phone+44-1276-607444Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio152.01 Current Ratio0.88 Quick Ratio0.76Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-65.13 Forward P/E Ratio0.24 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£2.47 billion Price / Sales2.56 Cash FlowGBX 7.18 per share Price / Cash Flow48.06 Book ValueGBX 45.30 per share Price / Book7.62Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares1,835,129,984Market Cap£6.33 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 declared a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.16 per share on Wednesday, May 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. This is a positive change from Rentokil Initial's previous dividend of $1.31. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Rentokil Initial's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for RTO? 11 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Rentokil Initial's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 325 to GBX 440. On average, they expect Rentokil Initial's stock price to reach GBX 370.91 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.4% 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? Media headlines about RTO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Rentokil Initial earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Rentokil Initial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Rentokil Initial include Worldpay (WPY), Brambles (BXB), Experian (EXPN), Intertek Group (ITRK), Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (RBA), ALS (ALQ), Homeserve (HSV), IWG (IWG), Capita (CPI), Spotless Group (SPO), BCA Marketplace (BCA), Serco Group (SRP), IPH (IPH), RWS (RWS) and James Fisher & Sons (FSJ). 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 Dart Group (DTG), Pets at Home Group (PETS), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Whitbread (WTB), Homeserve (HSV), Associated British Foods (ABF), HSBC (HSBA), WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB) and Standard Life Aberdeen (SL). 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 RelationsMr. 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 345.20. How big of a company is Rentokil Initial? Rentokil Initial has a market capitalization of £6.33 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 464 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 525 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 989MarketBeat'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 3/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What Are Cryptocurrencies?