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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) which is in the industry Waste Management, gaining 0.41% today. In the last week its performance is -2.02%, and 7.84% for the past quarter. Currently, Republic Services, Inc., RSG has a target price of 54.56, so today’s gain of 0.41% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.37%.

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), has a market cap of 17705.46, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 95.20%.

At the current price of 51.06, it has a dividend yield of 2.36%, and its target price is 54.56. This is with a profit margin of *TBA, and total debt/equity of 0.98. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has a P/E of 24.2, as well as a forward P/E of 21.57.

With a current EPS of 2.1, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.27%,Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 10.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.37%.

Performance for the year is 20.80%. Since its IPO date on 7/1/1998, the total performance to date is 17.02%.

Volume today for Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), is 278238, while its average volume is 1259.76. Whilst the total gain today was 0.41%, it did have a day high of -3.51%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.04%, and 0.98% for the month. The 52-week low for Republic Services, Inc., RSG has been 32.76%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.51%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.30%, and its return on assets is *TBA. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has an operating margin of *TBA. With a sales growth of 1.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Republic Services, Inc., RSG is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.98, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.7 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Republic Services, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.89, and the P/S is 1.93, along with a P/B of 2.25. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 421.56.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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