NYSE:RSG - Republic Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $77.64 +0.41 (+0.53 %) (As of 02/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$77.23Today's Range$76.94 - $77.6952-Week Range$64.13 - $78.54Volume874,412 shsAverage Volume1.32 million shsMarket Capitalization$24.97 billionP/E Ratio25.13Dividend Yield1.94%Beta0.59 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, landfills, or recycling processing centers; 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 and recycling collection services; and provision of landfill services. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated through 349 collection operations, 207 transfer stations, 190 active landfills, 91 recycling processing centers, and 11 salt water disposal wells, as well as 7 treatment, recovery, and disposal facilities in 41 states and Puerto Rico. It also operated 75 landfill gas-to-energy and renewable energy projects and had 129 closed landfills. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Refuse systems Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNYSE:RSG Previous Symbol CUSIP76075910 CIK1060391 Webwww.republicservices.com Phone480-627-2700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96 Current Ratio0.58 Quick Ratio0.58Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.13 Forward P/E Ratio23.89 P/E Growth2.22 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.04 billion Price / Sales2.49 Cash Flow$6.5908 per share Price / Cash Flow11.78 Book Value$24.66 per share Price / Book3.15Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.09 Net Income$1.04 billion Net Margins10.33% Return on Equity12.84% Return on Assets4.76%Miscellaneous Employees36,000 Outstanding Shares321,616,000Market Cap$24.97 billion Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 29th. View Republic Services' Dividend History. How will Republic Services' stock buyback program work? Republic Services declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Republic Services' earnings last quarter? Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The business services provider reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $2.53 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.54 billion. Republic Services had a return on equity of 12.84% and a net margin of 10.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.61 earnings per share. View Republic Services' Earnings History. When is Republic Services' next earnings date? Republic Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Republic Services. What guidance has Republic Services issued on next quarter's earnings? Republic Services updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.23-3.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.27. Republic Services also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.23-3.28 EPS. What price target have analysts set for RSG? 9 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Republic Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect Republic Services' stock price to reach $76.1043 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.0%. 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? Media headlines about RSG stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Republic Services earned a coverage optimism score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. 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), Casella Waste Systems (CWST), US Ecology (ECOL), China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT) and Alanco Technologies (ALAN). What other stocks do shareholders of Republic Services own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Republic Services investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Waste Management (WM), Honeywell International (HON), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Amgen (AMGN), Nike (NKE) and United Technologies (UTX). Who are Republic Services' key executives? Republic Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Donald W. Slager, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Charles F. Serianni, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Jeffrey A. Hughes, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 62)Ms. Catharine D. Ellingsen, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 55)Mr. Jon Vander Ark, Exec. VP & COO (Age 44) Who are Republic Services' major shareholders? Republic Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.34%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.30%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.19%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.02%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.01%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.91%). 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 major investors are selling Republic Services stock? RSG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Eaton Vance Management, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Unigestion Holding SA and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 major investors are buying Republic Services stock? RSG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Pactiv General Employee Benefit Trust, California Public Employees Retirement System, Geode Capital Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC and Bessemer 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 $77.64. How big of a company is Republic Services? Republic Services has a market capitalization of $24.97 billion and generates $10.04 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $1.04 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.09 on an earnings per share basis. Republic Services employs 36,000 workers across the globe. What is Republic Services' official website? The official website for Republic Services is http://www.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: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 314 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 333 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 647MarketBeat'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 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is cost of equity?