NYSE:RSG - Republic Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $78.90 -0.46 (-0.58 %) (As of 03/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$78.90Today's Range$78.88 - $79.4752-Week Range$64.13 - $79.47Volume1.31 million shsAverage Volume1.21 million shsMarket Capitalization$25.38 billionP/E Ratio25.53Dividend Yield1.90%Beta0.58 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 Ratio25.53 Forward P/E Ratio24.28 P/E Growth2.75 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.04 billion Price / Sales2.53 Cash Flow$6.5586 per share Price / Cash Flow12.03 Book Value$24.43 per share Price / Book3.23Profitability 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 Shares321,620,000Market Cap$25.38 billion Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Confirmed) 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. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 1st will be given a dividend of $0.375 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.90%. 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 has authorized a stock buyback plan on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Republic Services' earnings last quarter? Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The business services provider reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $2.53 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.54 billion. Republic Services had a return on equity of 12.84% and a net margin of 10.33%. The firm'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 Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Republic Services. How can I listen to Republic Services' earnings call? Republic Services will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8448901789. 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 earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.23-3.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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 twelve-month target prices for Republic Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $79.00. On average, they expect Republic Services' stock price to reach $76.1043 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.5%. 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 stories about RSG stock have been trending neutral on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Republic Services earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is 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), Alanco Technologies (ALAN) and China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT). 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), Waste Management (WM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Honeywell International (HON), Cisco Systems (CSCO), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Amgen (AMGN). 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.34%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.79%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.31%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.19%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.02%) and Bank of America Corp DE (1.01%). 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, American Century Companies Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Eaton Vance Management, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Unigestion Holding SA. Company insiders that have sold Republic Services company stock in the last year include Brian A Goebel, Charles F Serianni, Donald W Slager and Jeffrey A Hughes. 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, Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., Pactiv General Employee Benefit Trust, California Public Employees Retirement System, Geode Capital Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. 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 $78.90. How big of a company is Republic Services? Republic Services has a market capitalization of $25.38 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: 316 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 340 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 656MarketBeat'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. 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