NYSE:URI - United Rentals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$111.05 +9.19 (+9.02 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 11:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$101.86
Today's Range$107.00 - $111.47
52-Week Range$99.50 - $190.74
Volume89,875 shs
Average Volume1.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.43 billion
P/E Ratio10.48
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.6
United Rentals, Inc. is a holding company, which through its subsidiary, engages in the equipment rental business. It offers rent to construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and government entities. The company operates through two business segments: General Rentals; and Trench, power and pump. The General Rentals segment engages in the rental of construction, aerial and industrial equipment, general tools and light equipment, and related services and activities. The trench, power and pump segment includes the rental of specialty construction products and related services. It comprises of Trench Safety region, which rents trench safety equipment such as trench shields, aluminum hydraulic shoring systems, slide rails, crossing plates, construction lasers and line testing equipment for underground work, the Power and HVAC region, which rents power and HVAC equipment such as portable diesel generators, electrical distribution equipment, and temperature control equipment including heating and cooling equipment, the Pump Solutions region, which rents pumps primarily used by energy and petrochemical customers. United Rentals was founded by Bradley S. Jacobs in 1997 and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNYSE:URI
Previous Symbol
CUSIP91136310
Phone203-622-3131

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.75
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.76

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.48
Forward P/E Ratio6.84
P/E Growth0.36

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.64 billion
Price / Sales1.36
Cash Flow$29.0707 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.82
Book Value$36.79 per share
Price / Book3.02

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$10.59
Net Income$1.35 billion
Net Margins21.96%
Return on Equity39.46%
Return on Assets8.17%

Miscellaneous

Employees14,800
Outstanding Shares81,100,000
Market Cap$8.43 billion
OptionableOptionable

United Rentals (NYSE:URI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United Rentals' stock symbol?

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

How will United Rentals' stock buyback program work?

United Rentals announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Wednesday, April 18th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $1,250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 9.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were United Rentals' earnings last quarter?

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 17th. The construction company reported $4.74 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $4.56 by $0.18. The construction company earned $2.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.03 billion. United Rentals had a net margin of 21.96% and a return on equity of 39.46%. United Rentals's revenue was up 19.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $3.25 EPS. View United Rentals' Earnings History.

When is United Rentals' next earnings date?

United Rentals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Rentals.

What guidance has United Rentals issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Rentals issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.77-7.87 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $7.75 billion.

What price target have analysts set for URI?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for United Rentals' shares. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $210.00. On average, they anticipate United Rentals' stock price to reach $168.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Rentals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Rentals?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Rentals in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for United Rentals.

Has United Rentals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about URI stock have trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Rentals earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of United Rentals' key competitors?

Who are United Rentals' key executives?

United Rentals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Michael J. Kneeland, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Matthew John Flannery, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Jessica T. Graziano, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Dale A. Asplund, Chief Information Officer & SVP-Business Services
  • Daniel T. Higgins, Vice President-Technology & Operations

Who are United Rentals' major shareholders?

United Rentals' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.33%), BlackRock Inc. (7.13%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.31%), FMR LLC (1.87%), PointState Capital LP (1.28%) and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (1.07%). Company insiders that own United Rentals stock include Brian Mcauley, Craig Adam Pintoff, Dale A Asplund, Donald C Roof, Filippo Passerini, Jeffrey J Fenton, Jenne K Britell, Jessica Graziano, Jose B Alvarez, Matthew John Flannery, Michael Kneeland, Singleton B Mcallister and William B Plummer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Rentals.

Which institutional investors are selling United Rentals stock?

URI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, AQR Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Harbor Spring Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company . Company insiders that have sold United Rentals company stock in the last year include Dale A Asplund, Donald C Roof, Jenne K Britell, Jessica Graziano, Michael Kneeland, Singleton B Mcallister and William B Plummer. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Rentals.

Which institutional investors are buying United Rentals stock?

URI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PointState Capital LP, Capital Growth Management LP, Hexavest Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Man Group plc, CI Investments Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought United Rentals stock in the last two years include Jenne K Britell and Jose B Alvarez. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Rentals.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United Rentals' stock price today?

One share of URI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $110.72.

How big of a company is United Rentals?

United Rentals has a market capitalization of $8.43 billion and generates $6.64 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $1.35 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.59 on an earnings per share basis. United Rentals employs 14,800 workers across the globe.

What is United Rentals' official website?

The official website for United Rentals is http://www.unitedrentals.com.

How can I contact United Rentals?

United Rentals' mailing address is 100 FIRST STAMFORD PLACE 7TH FLOOR, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The construction company can be reached via phone at 203-622-3131 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Rentals (NYSE URI)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  566 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  485 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,051
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Rentals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe URI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe URI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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