Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 17142.97. It is in the Waste Management industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 23.91, a forward P/E of 21.1 and EPS of 2.09. At a stock price of 49.85 (-0.14%) it has a dividend yield of 2.57%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 10.20%, more recently this last year it has grown by 39.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 9.20% and more long-term 9.30% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -3.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 1.70%.
For performance, Republic Services, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.84%. For the last month performance for Republic Services, Inc. is -2.04%. While the last quarter is -3.69% and half year, 9.15%. Finally for the year, performance is 22.57%.
The 52-week high for Republic Services, Inc., is at -5.20%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 22.77%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.44% and 4.94% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.02%, and for the month it is 1.19%. Republic Services, Inc., has a target price of 55.78.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.98, and for total debt/equity Republic Services, Inc. has 0.98. The gross margin is 39.20%, while operating margin is 16.50%, the profit margin is 7.80%. The current ratio is 0.7 and the quick ratio is 0.7.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 96.20%. Republic Services, Inc. has a payout ratio of 57.30%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 343.89. The shares float is 342.46, with the float short at 1.68%, with short ratio coming to 4.67.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Republic Services, Inc., get 3.50%, with its returns on investment at 7.30%. Return on equity is 9.30%. So will the investors see the target price of 55.78, reached soon?
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