NYSE:RSG - Republic Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $74.65 -0.15 (-0.20 %) (As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$75.11Today's Range$74.62 - $75.1152-Week Range$60.26 - $75.82Volume141,819 shsAverage Volume1.09 million shsMarket Capitalization$24.30 billionP/E Ratio30.73Dividend Yield1.85%Beta0.57 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling, disposal, and energy services for small-container, large-container, municipal and residential, and energy services customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The company's collection services include curbside collection of waste for transport to transfer stations; supply of waste containers; and renting of compactors. It is also involved in the processing and sale of old corrugated containers, old newsprint, aluminum, glass, and other materials; temporary waste collection services; and provision of landfill services. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated through 343 collection operations, 204 transfer stations, 195 active landfills, 90 recycling centers, and 11 salt water disposal wells, as well as 7 treatment, recovery, and disposal facilities in 40 states and Puerto Rico. It also operated 68 landfill gas and renewable energy projects and had 124 closed landfills. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Receive RSG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RSG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Refuse systems Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services SectorBusiness Services SymbolNYSE:RSG CUSIP76075910 Website.republicservices.com Phone480-627-2700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.05 Current Ratio0.69 Quick Ratio0.69 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio30.73 Forward P/E Ratio24.56 P/E Growth2.29 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.04 billion Price / Sales2.42 Cash Flow$5.7958 per share Price / Cash12.88 Book Value$23.82 per share Price / Book3.13 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.43 Net Income$1.28 billion Net Margins13.51% Return on Equity11.65% Return on Assets4.33% Miscellaneous Employees35,000 Outstanding Shares325,360,000Market Cap$24.30 billion Republic Services (NYSE:RSG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Republic Services' stock symbol? Republic Services trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RSG." How often does Republic Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Republic Services? Republic Services declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 28th. This is a positive change from Republic Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Republic Services' Dividend History. How will Republic Services' stock buyback program work? Republic Services declared that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Republic Services' earnings last quarter? Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The business services provider reported $0.73 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.73. The business services provider had revenue of $2.52 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.53 billion. Republic Services had a net margin of 13.51% and a return on equity of 11.65%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.61 EPS. View Republic Services' Earnings History. When is Republic Services' next earnings date? Republic Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Republic Services. What guidance has Republic Services issued on next quarter's earnings? Republic Services updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.05-3.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.05. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.09-1.115 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $10.04 billion. What price target have analysts set for RSG? 8 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Republic Services' stock. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect Republic Services' share price to reach $75.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Republic Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Republic Services? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Republic Services in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Republic Services. Who are some of Republic Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Republic Services include Waste Management (WM), Waste Connections (WCN), Advanced Disposal Services (ADSW), US Ecology (ECOL), Casella Waste Systems (CWST), China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT), Alanco Technologies (ALAN) and Veolia Environnement (VEOEY). Who are Republic Services' key executives? Republic Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Donald W. Slager, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Charles F. Serianni, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 56)Mr. Jeffrey A. Hughes, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 61)Ms. Catharine D. Ellingsen, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Jon Vander Ark, Exec. VP & COO (Age 43) Has Republic Services been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about RSG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Republic Services earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Republic Services. Who are Republic Services' major shareholders? Republic Services' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.24%), Bank of America Corp DE (2.67%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.97%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.35%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.20%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.96%). Company insiders that own Republic Services stock include Ark Jon Vander, Brian A Goebel, Catharine D Ellingsen, Charles F Serianni, Donald W Slager, Jeffrey A Hughes, Ramon A Rodriguez and Tomago Collins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Republic Services. Which institutional investors are selling Republic Services stock? RSG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Sei Investments Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Republic Services company stock in the last year include Ark Jon Vander, Brian A Goebel, Catharine D Ellingsen, Charles F Serianni, Donald W Slager, Jeffrey A Hughes, Ramon A Rodriguez and Tomago Collins. View Insider Buying and Selling for Republic Services. Which institutional investors are buying Republic Services stock? RSG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Unigestion Holding SA, Bank of America Corp DE, Morgan Stanley, Millennium Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, First Trust Advisors LP and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Republic Services. How do I buy shares of Republic Services? Shares of RSG 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 Republic Services' stock price today? One share of RSG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.70. How big of a company is Republic Services? Republic Services has a market capitalization of $24.30 billion and generates $10.04 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $1.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 on an earnings per share basis. Republic Services employs 35,000 workers across the globe. How can I contact Republic Services? Republic Services' mailing address is 18500 N. ALLIED WAY, PHOENIX AZ, 85054. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 480-627-2700 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Republic Services (NYSE RSG)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 296 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 306 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 602MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Republic Services and other stocks. 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