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

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$178.66 -2.30 (-1.27 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$180.96
Today's Range$177.81 - $182.06
52-Week Range$144.40 - $217.34
Volume641,600 shs
Average Volume538,886 shs
Market Capitalization$19.90 billion
P/E Ratio30.54
Dividend Yield0.87%
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 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 Ratio0.76
Current Ratio3.10
Quick Ratio2.65


Trailing P/E Ratio30.54
Forward P/E Ratio24.68
P/E Growth2.14

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.48 billion
Price / Sales2.95
Cash Flow$8.4834 per share
Price / Cash21.06
Book Value$31.30 per share
Price / Book5.71


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.94
Net Income$842.58 million
Net Margins12.72%
Return on Equity24.13%
Return on Assets10.12%


Outstanding Shares106,900,000
Market Cap$19.90 billion

Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cintas' stock symbol?

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

How were Cintas' earnings last quarter?

Cintas Co. (NASDAQ:CTAS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September, 25th. The business services provider reported $1.93 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.80 by $0.13. The business services provider had revenue of $1.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.68 billion. Cintas had a return on equity of 24.13% and a net margin of 12.72%. The company's revenue was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.45 EPS. View Cintas' Earnings History.

When is Cintas' next earnings date?

Cintas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Cintas.

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

Cintas updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $7.19-7.29 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.16. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.800-6.855 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.81 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CTAS?

12 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Cintas' shares. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $235.00. On average, they expect Cintas' share price to reach $193.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.3% from the stock's current price. 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 1 sell rating, 5 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, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul F. Adler, VP & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Richard T. Farmer, Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 83)

Who are Cintas' major shareholders?

Cintas' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.62%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.12%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%), Andra AP fonden (0.05%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.04%) and Welch & Forbes LLC (0.04%). 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 Clarkston Capital Partners LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Callahan Advisors LLC, Atria Investments LLC, LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI and MAI Capital Management. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First American Bank, Clinton Group Inc., Seven Eight Capital LP, Andra AP fonden, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Pensionfund Sabic and First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.. 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 $178.66.

How big of a company is Cintas?

Cintas has a market capitalization of $19.90 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.

What is Cintas' official website?

The official website for Cintas is

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:  349 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  472 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  821
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 10/19/2018 by Staff

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