NASDAQ:CTAS - Cintas Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$212.78 +0.85 (+0.40 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 03:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$212.78
Today's Range$211.62 - $213.10
52-Week Range$130.17 - $213.10
Volume417,331 shs
Average Volume515,270 shs
Market Capitalization$22.42 billion
P/E Ratio35.82
Dividend Yield0.77%
Cintas logoCintas Corporation provides corporate identity uniforms and related business services primarily in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. It operates through Uniform Rental and Facility Services and First Aid and Safety Services segments. The company rents and services uniforms and other garments, including flame resistant clothing, mats, mops and shop towels, and other ancillary items; and provides restroom cleaning services and supplies, and carpet and tile cleaning services, as well as sells uniforms directly. It also offers first aid and safety services, and fire protection products and services. The company offers its products and services through its distribution network and local delivery routes, or local representatives to small service and manufacturing companies, as well as major corporations. Cintas Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Mens' & boy's furnishings, work clothing, & allied garments
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.84
Current Ratio2.55
Quick Ratio2.19


Trailing P/E Ratio35.82
Forward P/E Ratio30.01
P/E Growth2.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.48 billion
Price / Sales3.49
Cash Flow$8.9179 per share
Price / Cash23.86
Book Value$28.27 per share
Price / Book7.53


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.94
Net Income$842.58 million
Net Margins13.01%
Return on Equity24.03%
Return on Assets9.56%


Outstanding Shares106,280,000
Market Cap$22.42 billion

Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cintas' stock symbol?

Cintas trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CTAS."

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

Cintas announced an annual dividend on Wednesday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 10th will be given a dividend of $1.62 per share on Friday, December 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 9th. This is an increase from Cintas's previous annual dividend of $1.33. View Cintas' Dividend History.

How were Cintas' earnings last quarter?

Cintas Co. (NASDAQ:CTAS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The business services provider reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.67 by $0.10. The business services provider earned $1.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.64 billion. Cintas had a return on equity of 24.03% and a net margin of 13.01%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.75 earnings per share. View Cintas' Earnings History.

When is Cintas' next earnings date?

Cintas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Cintas.

What guidance has Cintas issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cintas updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 19th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.00-7.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $7.06. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.75-6.82 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.79 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CTAS?

12 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Cintas' shares. Their forecasts range from $140.00 to $215.00. On average, they expect Cintas' share price to reach $183.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Cintas.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cintas?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cintas in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cintas.

Who are some of Cintas' key competitors?

Who are Cintas' key executives?

Cintas' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Scott D. Farmer, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. J. Michael Hansen, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Thomas Edward Frooman Esq., Sr. VP, Sec. & general counsel (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul F. Adler, VP & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Richard T. Farmer, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 83)

Has Cintas been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CTAS stock have trended positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cintas earned a coverage optimism score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 46.56 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Cintas.

Who are Cintas' major shareholders?

Cintas' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.39%), FMR LLC (2.36%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.51%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.22%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.09%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.94%). Company insiders that own Cintas stock include Gerald S Adolph, J Michael Hansen, James Phillip Holloman, Paul F Adler and Thomas E Frooman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cintas.

Which institutional investors are selling Cintas stock?

CTAS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., Egerton Capital UK LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Millennium Management LLC, Legal & General Group Plc, Ardevora Asset Management LLP and Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware. Company insiders that have sold Cintas company stock in the last year include James Phillip Holloman and Thomas E Frooman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cintas.

Which institutional investors are buying Cintas stock?

CTAS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, FMR LLC, King Luther Capital Management Corp, Brown Advisory Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Baird Financial Group Inc., Select Equity Group L.P. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cintas.

How do I buy shares of Cintas?

Shares of CTAS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Cintas' stock price today?

One share of CTAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $212.78.

How big of a company is Cintas?

Cintas has a market capitalization of $22.42 billion and generates $6.48 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $842.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.94 on an earnings per share basis. Cintas employs 41,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Cintas?

Cintas' mailing address is 6800 CINTAS BOULEVARD; P O BOX 625737, CINCINNATI OH, 45262. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 513-459-1200 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cintas (NASDAQ CTAS)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  453 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  779
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cintas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CTAS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CTAS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by Staff

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