Rentokil Initial plc (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages


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Shares of Rentokil Initial plc (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company.

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on RTOKY shares. BNP Paribas raised Rentokil Initial from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, March 29th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft raised Rentokil Initial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, March 12th. Exane BNP Paribas raised Rentokil Initial from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, March 29th. UBS Group reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research note on Wednesday, March 10th. Finally, Peel Hunt raised Rentokil Initial to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 4th.

RTOKY opened at $35.29 on Monday. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $34.41 and its 200 day moving average price is $35.13. Rentokil Initial has a 12-month low of $23.79 and a 12-month high of $37.86. The company has a current ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. The firm has a market cap of $13.12 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.36 and a beta of 0.84.

The business also recently declared an annual dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, June 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 9th will be issued a dividend of $0.356 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 8th. This represents a yield of 1.03%.

Rentokil Initial Company Profile

Rentokil Initial plc, through its subsidiaries, provides route-based services in North America, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and internationally. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying and crawling insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers.

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