Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 17867.54. It is in the Waste Management industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 24.62, a forward P/E of 21.98 and EPS of 2.1. At a stock price of 51.73 (0.33%) it has a dividend yield of 2.32%.
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 9.09% and more long-term 8.97% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -7.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 3.70%.
For performance, Republic Services, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 5.37%. For the last month performance for Republic Services, Inc. is 6.62%. While the last quarter is 11.87% and half year, 21.39%. Finally for the year, performance is 33.89%.
The 52-week high for Republic Services, Inc., is at 0.12%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 35.47%. The 20-day simple moving average is 7.13% and 15.21% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.42%, and for the month it is 1.20%. Republic Services, Inc., has a target price of 52.6.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.97, and for total debt/equity Republic Services, Inc. has 0.97. The gross margin is 39.10%, while operating margin is 16.70%, the profit margin is 8.00%. The current ratio is 0.7 and the quick ratio is 0.6.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 95.70%. Republic Services, Inc. has a payout ratio of 56.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 345.4. The shares float is 343.51, with the float short at 1.79%, with short ratio coming to 4.44.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Republic Services, Inc., get 3.60%, with its returns on investment at 7.30%. Return on equity is 9.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 52.6, reached soon?
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