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Today’s Top Companies to look at: Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG)

With a market cap of 21.95 B, Republic Services, Inc. has a large market cap size. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 07/01/1998. Republic Services, Inc. is in the Waste Management industry and Industrial Goods sector. Average volume for Republic Services, Inc., is 1134.35, and so far today it has a volume of 11355. Performance year to date since the 07/01/1998 is 12.73%.

To help you determine whether Republic Services, Inc. is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 34.28 and forward P/E is 24.55. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Republic Services, Inc. has a value for PEG of 3.21. P/S ratio is 2.3 and the P/B ratio is 2.85. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 661.29 and 39.44 respectively.

At the current price Republic Services, Inc. is trading at, 64.31 (-0.01% today), Republic Services, Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.99%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 65.80%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 1.88, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 10.13% after growing -16.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 21.20%, and 6.40% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 341.39, and the number of shares float is 335.92. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.10%, and institutional ownership is at 95.80%. The float short is 1.19%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.51. Management has seen a return on assets of 3.10%, and also a return on investment of 6.40%.

The ability for Republic Services, Inc., to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 0.7, and quick ratio is 0.7. Long term debt/equity is 1 and total debt/equity is 1. In terms of margins, Republic Services, Inc. has a gross margin of 38.50%, with its operating margin at 14.50%, and Republic Services, Inc. has a profit margin of 6.80%.

The 52 week high is -1.58%, with 30.75% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 0.22% and the 200 day simple moving average is 9.08%.

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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