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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 -0.25% today. In the last week its performance is 0.08%, and 15.23% for the past quarter. Currently, Republic Services, Inc., RSG has a target price of 52.91, so today’s gain of -0.25% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.08%.

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), has a market cap of 18095.51, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 95.50%.

At the current price of 52.26, it has a dividend yield of 2.29%, and its target price is 52.91. This is with a profit margin of 8.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.97. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has a P/E of 24.94, as well as a forward P/E of 22.27.

With a current EPS of 2.1, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.09%,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 32.46%. Since its IPO date on 7/1/1998, the total performance to date is 20.56%.

Volume today for Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), is 211702, while its average volume is 1334.16. Whilst the total gain today was -0.25%, it did have a day high of -1.25%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.73%, and 1.21% for the month. The 52-week low for Republic Services, Inc., RSG has been 35.88%, while the 52-week-high has reached -1.25%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.30%, and its return on assets is 3.60%. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has an operating margin of 16.70%. With a sales growth of 3.70% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Republic Services, Inc., RSG is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.97, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Republic Services, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.98, and the P/S is 1.97, along with a P/B of 2.33. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 541.78.

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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