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United Rentals Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.19 (+0.07 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 11:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $261.02
50-Day Range
MA: $241.36
52-Week Range
Now: $261.02
Volume9,098 shs
Average Volume853,590 shs
Market Capitalization$18.83 billion
P/E Ratio20.68
Dividend YieldN/A
United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. It operates in two segments, General Rentals; and Trench, Power and Fluid Solutions. The General Rentals segment rents general construction and industrial equipment, including backhoes, skid-steer loaders, forklifts, earthmoving equipment, and material handling equipment; aerial work platforms, such as boom lifts and scissor lifts; and general tools and light equipment comprising pressure washers, water pumps, and power tools. It serves construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners, and government entities. The Trench, Power and Fluid Solutions segment rents specialty construction products that include trench safety equipment, which comprise trench shields, aluminum hydraulic shoring systems, slide rails, crossing plates, construction lasers, and line testing equipment for underground work; and power, as well as heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment, including portable diesel generators, electrical distribution equipment, and temperature control equipment. It is also involved in the rental of fluid solutions equipment primarily used for fluid containment, transfer, and treatment. This segment serves construction companies involved in infrastructure projects, and municipalities and industrial companies. The company also sells aerial lifts, reach forklifts, telehandlers, compressors, and generators; construction consumables, tools, small equipment, and safety supplies; and parts for equipment that is owned by its customers, as well as provides repair and maintenance services. It sells its used equipment through its sales force, brokers, and Website, as well as at auctions and directly to manufacturers. As of January 29, 2020, the company operated a network of 1,164 rental locations in North America and 11 in Europe. United Rentals, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Overall MarketRank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

46th out of 203 stocks

Equipment Rental & Leasing, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

10th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.35 billion
Cash Flow$49.25 per share
Book Value$51.49 per share


Net Income$1.17 billion


Market Cap$18.83 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2021 (Confirmed)
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United Rentals (NYSE:URI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United Rentals' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

United Rentals' stock was trading at $99.72 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, URI stock has increased by 161.9% and is now trading at $261.13.
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Is United Rentals a buy right now?

23 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Rentals in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" United Rentals stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in URI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than United Rentals?

Wall Street analysts have given United Rentals a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but United Rentals wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is United Rentals' next earnings date?

United Rentals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 27th 2021.
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How can I listen to United Rentals' earnings call?

United Rentals will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, January 27th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were United Rentals' earnings last quarter?

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 28th. The construction company reported $5.40 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $4.33 by $1.07. The construction company had revenue of $2.19 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.14 billion. United Rentals had a net margin of 10.69% and a return on equity of 34.19%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $5.96 EPS.
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What guidance has United Rentals issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Rentals issued an update on its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $8.35-8.45 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.36 billion.

What price target have analysts set for URI?

23 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for United Rentals' stock. Their forecasts range from $105.00 to $290.00. On average, they anticipate United Rentals' stock price to reach $176.18 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 32.5%.
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Who are some of United Rentals' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of United Rentals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Rentals investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Hawkins (HWKN), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Athabasca Oil Co. (ATH.TO) (ATH), Micron Technology (MU), AutoZone (AZO) and Transocean (RIG).

Who are United Rentals' key executives?

United Rentals' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Matthew J. Flannery, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $1.68M)
  • Ms. Jessica T. Graziano, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47, Pay $889.56k)
  • Mr. Dale A. Asplund, Exec. VP & COO (Age 52, Pay $1.06M)
  • Mr. Craig Adam Pintoff, Exec. VP and Chief Admin. & Legal Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.04M)
  • Mr. Andrew B. Limoges, VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 38)
  • Mr. Daniel T. Higgins, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. William Grace, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Joli L. Gross, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Christopher K. Hummel, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Kenneth B. Mettel, Sr. VP of Performance Analytics

What is United Rentals' stock symbol?

United Rentals trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "URI."

Who are United Rentals' major shareholders?

United Rentals' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Pelham Capital Ltd. (1.12%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.16%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.10%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.05%), F&V Capital Management LLC (0.04%) and Central Bank & Trust Co. (0.04%). Company insiders that own United Rentals stock include Andrew B Limoges, Craig Adam Pintoff, Dale A Asplund, Donald C Roof, Filippo Passerini, Jason D Papastavrou, Jeffrey J Fenton, Jessica Graziano, Jose B Alvarez, Michael Kneeland, Paul I Mcdonnell and Shiv Singh.
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Which institutional investors are selling United Rentals stock?

URI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Westside Investment Management Inc., Morris Capital Advisors LLC, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold United Rentals company stock in the last year include Andrew B Limoges, Donald C Roof, and Michael Kneeland.
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Which institutional investors are buying United Rentals stock?

URI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pelham Capital Ltd., F&V Capital Management LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Strategic Investment Advisors MI, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, McGuire Investment Group LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and NuWave Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought United Rentals stock in the last two years include Donald C Roof, Filippo Passerini, Jose B Alvarez, and Shiv Singh.
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How do I buy shares of United Rentals?

Shares of URI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is United Rentals' stock price today?

One share of URI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $261.13.

How big of a company is United Rentals?

United Rentals has a market capitalization of $18.84 billion and generates $9.35 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $1.17 billion in net income (profit) each year or $19.52 on an earnings per share basis. United Rentals employs 19,100 workers across the globe.

What is United Rentals' official website?

The official website for United Rentals is www.unitedrentals.com.

How can I contact United Rentals?

United Rentals' mailing address is 100 FIRST STAMFORD PLACE SUITE 700, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The construction company can be reached via phone at 203-622-3131 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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