Rollins Company Profile (NYSE:ROL)

About Rollins (NYSE:ROL)

Rollins logoRollins, Inc. is a service company, which operates in pest and termite control business segment. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides its services to both residential and commercial customers in North America, Australia, and Europe with international franchises in Central America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Europe, Africa, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. The Company's subsidiaries include Orkin LLC. (Orkin), Western Pest Services (Western), The Industrial Fumigant Company, LLC (IFC), HomeTeam Pest Defense (HomeTeam), Rollins Australia and Rollins Wildlife Services. Orkin either serves customers, directly or through franchises operations, in the United States, Canada, Central America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Europe, Africa and Mexico, providing pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents and insects to homes and businesses, including hotels and food service establishments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Pest Control Services
  • Sub-Industry: Environmental & Facilities Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:ROL
  • CUSIP: 77571110
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $9.75 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 217,991,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $44.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.91
  • 52 Week Range: $28.00 - $44.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 53.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 46.10
  • P/E Growth: 5.81
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.62 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.02
  • Book Value: $2.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 15.80
  • Annual Dividend: $0.46
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBIDTA: $329.61 million
  • Net Margins: 11.22%
  • Return on Equity: 30.26%
  • Return on Assets: 18.95%
  • Current Ratio: 1.26%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.21%
  • Average Volume: 491,373 shs.
  • Beta: 0.3
  • Short Ratio: 11.45

Frequently Asked Questions for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)

What is Rollins' stock symbol?

Rollins trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ROL."

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

Rollins announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.115 per share on Monday, September 11th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 8th. View Rollins' Dividend History.

When did Rollins' stock split? How did Rollins' stock split work?

Shares of Rollins split on Wednesday, March 11th 2015. The 3-2 split was announced on Tuesday, January 27th 2015. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, March 10th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Rollins stock prior to the split would have 150 shares after the split.

How were Rollins' earnings last quarter?

Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25. The company had revenue of $433.56 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $436.81 million. Rollins had a net margin of 11.22% and a return on equity of 30.26%. The business's revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.22 EPS. View Rollins' Earnings History.

When will Rollins make its next earnings announcement?

Rollins is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Rollins.

Where is Rollins' stock going? Where will Rollins' stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Rollins' stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Rollins' share price to reach $43.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Rollins.

What are analysts saying about Rollins stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Rollins stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Rollins Inc. provides services to both residential and commercial customers. The four primary services provided are termite and pest control, protective services, lawn care and plantscaping. Orkin Exterminating Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary (Orkin), is one of the world's largest termite and pest control companies. Rollins Protective Services, a division of the Registrant, is a pioneer in developing customized wired and wireless electronic security systems. " (7/29/2017)
  • 2. Instinet analysts commented, "Wednesday morning, Rollins reported 4Q16/FY16 results. With organic growth compares the toughest since December 2013 and a much anticipated reduction in costs required to achieve double-digit EPS growth for the FY, the stakes were high heading into the fourth quarter. Indeed, ex. M&A growth of +5% and relative strength across all three business lines were key positives. Additionally, although the initial GAAP operating margin appeared weak (-65bps), this was a result of a one-time ~$9mn charge. Excluding the charge, margin growth accelerated to a healthy +170bps (vs. +50bps in 3QYTD), helped by efficiency improvements from the Branch Operations Support CRM (BOSS) and Virtual Route Management systems. FY17E EPS at $0.87; FY18E EPS at $1.00." (1/27/2017)

Who are some of Rollins' key competitors?

Who are Rollins' key executives?

Rollins' management team includes the folowing people:

  • R. Randall Rollins, Chairman of the Board
  • John F. Wilson, President, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • Gary W. Rollins, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Paul Edward Northen, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Thomas E. Luczynski, Corporate Secretary
  • Henry B. Tippie, Presiding Independent Director
  • Pamela R. Rollins, Director
  • Bill J. Dismuke, Independent Director
  • Thomas J. Lawley M.D., Independent Director
  • Larry L. Prince, Independent Director

Who owns Rollins stock?

Rollins' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.58%), BlackRock Inc. (3.98%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.41%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.48%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.43%) and State Street Corp (1.40%). Company insiders that own Rollins stock include Eugene A Iarocci, John F Wilson and Thomas E Luczynski. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rollins.

Who sold Rollins stock? Who is selling Rollins stock?

Rollins' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Teachers Advisors LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Gabelli Funds LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership and Bishop Rock Capital L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rollins.

Who bought Rollins stock? Who is buying Rollins stock?

Rollins' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., JLB & Associates Inc. and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rollins.

How do I buy Rollins stock?

Shares of Rollins can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Rollins' stock price today?

One share of Rollins stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.72.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Rollins (NYSE ROL)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  86 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  99 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  185
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rollins and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rollins (NYSE:ROL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $43.00 (3.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/25/2017InstinetBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $46.00LowView Rating Details
4/27/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$40.00LowView Rating Details
3/21/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$30.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Earnings by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE ROL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017$0.25N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q2 2017$0.25$0.25$436.81 million$433.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2017Q1 2017$0.17$0.17$373.04 million$375.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2017Q416$0.17$0.17$383.92 million$385.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.22$0.23$421.17 million$424.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.23$0.22$415.60 million$411.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.15$0.15$345.31 million$352.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$0.15$0.15$359.41 million$362.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.21$0.21$405.90 million$399.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.21$0.21$389.02 million$392.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.14$0.14$332.47 million$330.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.21$0.21$342.40 million$344.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.28$0.28$383.00 million$384.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.27$0.28$374.60 million$369.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.18$0.18$316.93 million$313.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$0.18$0.16$323.17 million$324.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.24$0.25$357.71 million$362.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.25$354.40 million$350.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.16$0.16$302.18 million$299.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.17$0.16$304.85 million$306.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.23$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.87
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.96
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20171$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q3 20171$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q4 20171$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q1 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q2 20181$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q3 20181$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q4 20181$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/11/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:1.03%
Dividend Growth:18.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:55.42% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
54.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
47.42% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:13 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE ROL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 56.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 37.33%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/24/2017John F. WilsonInsiderSell12,876$44.60$574,269.60View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Eugene A. IarocciVPSell17$28.96$492.32View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Eugene A IarocciVPSell5,000$28.82$144,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Thomas E LuczynskiInsiderSell6,157$27.99$172,334.43View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Eugene A. IarocciVPSell4,842$28.10$136,060.20View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Eugene A IarocciVPSell3,000$26.05$78,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Eugene A IarocciVPSell7,000$24.80$173,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Eugene A IarocciVPSell5,000$32.50$162,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Thomas E LuczynskiInsiderSell5,511$30.12$165,991.32View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Harry J CynkusCFOSell22,211$29.96$665,441.56View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Robert J WanzerVPSell10,000$28.44$284,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
Latest Headlines for Rollins (NYSE:ROL)
DateHeadline logoBRIEF-Rollins Inc provides support during hurricane season - September 16 at 8:10 AM logoRollins, Inc. Provides Support During Hurricane Season - September 16 at 8:10 AM logoShould You Buy Rollins Inc (ROL) Now? - September 16 at 8:10 AM logoRollins, Inc. : ROL-US: Dividend Analysis : August 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 11, 2017 - September 11 at 8:24 PM logoABM Industries Poised to Benefit From Inorganic Strategies - Nasdaq - September 11 at 3:24 PM logoEconomic development officials line up to court Amazon; Austin, San Marcos want a shot - September 10 at 7:07 AM logoRollins, Inc. (ROL) Insider Sells $574,269.60 in Stock - August 28 at 7:20 PM logoKinross Gold, Trout Unlimited and Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation partner to protect wildlife habitat near Yellowstone National Park - August 17 at 9:55 AM logoDaily Technical Summary Reports on Business Services Stocks -- Global Payments ... - August 15 at 1:27 AM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : August 14, 2017 - August 14 at 8:26 PM logoABM Scales a New 52-Week High on Holistic Growth Impetus - August 9 at 7:00 AM logoRollins, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of Marietta-based Northwest Exterminating - PR Newswire (press release) - August 2 at 9:04 PM logoToronto is the Capital of Canada for Bed Bugs - August 2 at 7:18 AM logoRollins, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of Marietta-based Northwest Exterminating - August 2 at 7:18 AM logoIt's not Trump Inc. anymore, it's the presidency: Ed Rollins - August 1 at 6:03 AM logoRollins, Inc. :ROL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 31, 2017 - August 1 at 6:03 AM logoRollins, Inc. (ROL) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - July 29 at 10:46 AM logoQ3 2018 EPS Estimates for Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) Lifted by KeyCorp - July 28 at 6:14 PM logoRollins, Inc. Enjoys Broad-Based Growth - July 28 at 3:28 PM logoRollins, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ROL-US : July 27, 2017 - July 28 at 7:23 AM logo Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) Receives Average Recommendation of "" from Brokerages - July 27 at 10:50 AM logoBRIEF-Rollins agrees to purchase Northwest Exterminating Co Inc - July 27 at 6:57 AM logoRollins Agrees To Purchase Northwest Exterminating Co., Inc. - July 27 at 6:56 AM logoRollins, Inc. Reports Second Quarter And Six Months 2017 Financial Results - July 27 at 6:56 AM logoInvestor Network: Rollins, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - July 27 at 6:56 AM logoRollins posts 2Q profit - July 27 at 6:56 AM logoRollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) Issues Earnings Results, Meets Estimates - July 26 at 3:45 PM logoBRIEF-Rollins agrees to purchase Northwest Exterminating Co Inc - Reuters - July 26 at 6:53 AM logoRollins Agrees To Purchase Northwest Exterminating Co., Inc. - PR Newswire (press release) - July 26 at 6:53 AM logoRollins, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.12 (ROL) - July 25 at 5:09 PM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : July 24, 2017 - July 25 at 5:48 AM logoAtlanta's Orkin expands its international war against bugs - July 20 at 7:18 AM logoBRIEF-Rollins Inc ‍establishes six new international franchises - July 17 at 8:31 PM logoOrkin Establishes Six New International Franchises - July 17 at 8:31 PM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : July 14, 2017 - July 15 at 8:06 AM logoRollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) Lowered to "Hold" at BidaskClub - July 6 at 8:29 PM logoRollins, Inc. Schedules Date For Release Of Second Quarter And Six Months 2017 ... - July 6 at 8:34 AM logoRollins, Inc. Schedules Date For Release Of Second Quarter And Six Months 2017 Results - July 6 at 8:34 AM logoRollins, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ROL) : June 29, 2017 - June 30 at 6:18 AM logoRollins, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ROL-US : June 28, 2017 - June 29 at 6:36 AM logoABM to Save Significant Energy Costs of Federal Buildings - Nasdaq - June 27 at 7:55 AM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : June 26, 2017 - June 27 at 7:55 AM logoRollins, Inc. (ROL) Cut to Buy at BidaskClub - June 23 at 6:28 PM logoLuxury cottages for students headed to Winter Park - June 22 at 11:14 AM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 8:38 PM logoOrkin Sponsors Inaugural World Pest Day - PR Newswire (press release) - June 7 at 7:39 PM logoETFs with exposure to Rollins, Inc. : June 6, 2017 - June 6 at 9:15 PM logoOrkin Sponsors Inaugural World Pest Day - June 5 at 9:36 PM logoRollins, Inc. (ROL) Given New $46.00 Price Target at Instinet - May 27 at 6:22 PM logoRollins: The Ultimate Recession-Proof Company - Seeking Alpha - May 26 at 6:35 AM



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