NYSE:RSG - Republic Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $74.42 -0.44 (-0.59 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$74.86Today's Range$74.21 - $75.1752-Week Range$60.26 - $78.54Volume1.77 million shsAverage Volume1.58 million shsMarket Capitalization$23.92 billionP/E Ratio30.63Dividend Yield2.04%Beta0.55 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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 Current SymbolNYSE:RSG Previous Symbol CUSIP76075910 Website.republicservices.com Phone480-627-2700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.95 Current Ratio0.56 Quick Ratio0.56 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio30.63 Forward P/E Ratio24.32 P/E Growth2.24 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.04 billion Price / Sales2.41 Cash Flow$5.8552 per share Price / Cash Flow12.71 Book Value$23.82 per share Price / Book3.12 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.43 Net Income$1.28 billion Net Margins13.90% Return on Equity12.11% Return on Assets4.52% Miscellaneous Employees35,000 Outstanding Shares324,570,000Market Cap$23.92 billion OptionableOptionable 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 Friday, October 26th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 31st. View Republic Services' Dividend History. How will Republic Services' stock buyback program work? Republic Services announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Republic Services' earnings last quarter? Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The business services provider reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $2.57 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.56 billion. Republic Services had a net margin of 13.90% and a return on equity of 12.11%. 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, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Republic Services. What guidance has Republic Services issued on next quarter's earnings? Republic Services updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.23-3.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.27. Republic Services also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $3.05-3.10 EPS. What price target have analysts set for RSG? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Republic Services' shares. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $79.00. On average, they anticipate Republic Services' stock price to reach $74.2857 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Republic Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Republic Services? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Republic Services in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Republic Services. Has Republic Services been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about RSG stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Republic Services earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Republic Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Republic Services include Waste Management (WM), Waste Connections (WCN), Veolia Environnement (VEOEY), Advanced Disposal Services (ADSW), US Ecology (ECOL), Casella Waste Systems (CWST), China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT) and Alanco Technologies (ALAN). 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) Who are Republic Services' major shareholders? Republic Services' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.84%), Vanguard Group Inc (5.77%), Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC (3.78%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.30%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.82%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.37%). 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, Jennifer M Kirk, 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., CI Investments Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Eaton Vance Management, Franklin Resources Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have sold Republic Services company stock in the last year include Ark Jon Vander, Brian A Goebel, 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 Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Putnam Investments LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, OppenheimerFunds Inc. and Vanguard Group 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 $74.42. How big of a company is Republic Services? Republic Services has a market capitalization of $23.92 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. What is Republic Services' official website? The official website for Republic Services is http://site.republicservices.com. 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: 309 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 320 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 629MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Republic Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RSG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RSG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an investor looking for in an SEC filing?