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Cintas Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.83 (+0.51 %)
(As of 12/2/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $360.91
50-Day Range
MA: $346.76
52-Week Range
Now: $360.91
Volume380,858 shs
Average Volume357,143 shs
Market Capitalization$37.76 billion
P/E Ratio42.16
Dividend Yield0.99%
Cintas 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. It also offers first aid and safety services, and fire protection products and services. The company provides 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 headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.85 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mens' & boy's furnishings, work clothing, & allied garments
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CTAS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.09 billion
Cash Flow$12.26 per share
Book Value$31.09 per share


Net Income$876.04 million


Market Cap$37.76 billion
Next Earnings Date12/15/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 12/2/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cintas' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Cintas' stock was trading at $250.41 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CTAS shares have increased by 44.1% and is now trading at $360.91.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cintas?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cintas in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cintas?

Wall Street analysts have given Cintas a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Cintas wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Cintas' next earnings date?

Cintas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December 15th 2020.
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How were Cintas' earnings last quarter?

Cintas Co. (NASDAQ:CTAS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 23rd. The business services provider reported $2.78 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.13 by $0.65. The business services provider earned $1.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.69 billion. Cintas had a net margin of 13.18% and a return on equity of 27.90%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $2.32 earnings per share.
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How often does Cintas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cintas?

Cintas announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.70 per share on Friday, December 4th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 5th. This is a boost from Cintas's previous quarterly dividend of $0.64.
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How will Cintas' stock buyback program work?

Cintas declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, October 29th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Cintas updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.00-2.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.725-1.750 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.75 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CTAS?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Cintas' shares. Their forecasts range from $175.00 to $400.00. On average, they anticipate Cintas' share price to reach $299.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.9%.
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Are investors shorting Cintas?

Cintas saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 912,200 shares, a drop of 18.6% from the October 15th total of 1,120,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 425,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.0% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Cintas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cintas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cintas investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mastercard (MA), Visa (V), AbbVie (ABBV), The Walt Disney (DIS), Walmart (WMT), The Home Depot (HD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Medtronic (MDT) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are Cintas' key executives?

Cintas' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Scott D. Farmer, Chairman & CEO (Age 61, Pay $1.88M)
  • Mr. J. Michael Hansen, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 52, Pay $698.2k)
  • Mr. Todd M. Schneider, COO & Exec. VP (Age 52, Pay $809.63k)
  • Mr. Michael L. Thompson, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 54, Pay $623.52k)
  • Mr. Thomas Edward Frooman, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 53, Pay $663.18k)
  • Mr. Richard T. Farmer, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 85)
  • Mr. Matt Hough, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Michelle Goret, VP of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Robert W. Mitchell Jr., Chief Marketing Officer
  • Paul Jantsch, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Bus. Strategy

What is Cintas' stock symbol?

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

Who are Cintas' major shareholders?

Cintas' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.76%), State Street Corp (3.74%), Findlay Park Partners LLP (0.94%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (0.48%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.46%) and Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.43%). Company insiders that own Cintas stock include J Michael Hansen, Joseph Scaminace, Michael Lawrence Thompson, Ronald W Tysoe and Thomas E Frooman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Cintas stock?

CTAS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Wells Fargo & Company MN, PGGM Investments, BlackRock Inc., ProShare Advisors LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Cintas company stock in the last year include J Michael Hansen, Joseph Scaminace, Michael Lawrence Thompson, and Ronald W Tysoe.
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Which institutional investors are buying Cintas stock?

CTAS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Alkeon Capital Management LLC, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Blair William & Co. IL, Morgan Stanley, and Jag Capital Management LLC.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cintas' stock price today?

One share of CTAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $360.91.

How big of a company is Cintas?

Cintas has a market capitalization of $37.76 billion and generates $7.09 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $876.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.11 on an earnings per share basis. Cintas employs 40,000 workers across the globe.

What is Cintas' official website?

The official website for Cintas is www.cintas.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 12/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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