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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 1.12% today. In the last week its performance is 3.07%, and 3.95% for the past quarter. Currently, Republic Services, Inc., RSG has a target price of 55.78, so today’s gain of 1.12% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.24%.

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), has a market cap of 17591.3, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 96.30%.

At the current price of 51.33, it has a dividend yield of 2.49%, and its target price is 55.78. This is with a profit margin of 7.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.98. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has a P/E of 24.62, as well as a forward P/E of 21.73.

With a current EPS of 2.09, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.20%,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 9.30%.

Performance for the year is 29.56%. Since its IPO date on 7/1/1998, the total performance to date is 18.12%.

Volume today for Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), is 1433300, while its average volume is 1290.23. Whilst the total gain today was 1.12%, it did have a day high of -3.00%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.28%, and 1.13% for the month. The 52-week low for Republic Services, Inc., RSG has been 30.91%, while the 52-week-high has reached -3.00%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.30%, and its return on assets is 3.50%. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has an operating margin of 16.50%. 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 2.65, and the P/S is 1.91, along with a P/B of 2.28. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 418.84.

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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