Rollins (ROL) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday

Rollins (NYSE:ROLGet Free Report) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 14th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.20 per share for the quarter. Investors interested in registering for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Rollins Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE ROL opened at $43.57 on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 0.82, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.54. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $43.08 and a 200 day simple moving average of $39.97. Rollins has a one year low of $32.19 and a one year high of $45.04. The firm has a market capitalization of $21.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 52.49, a PEG ratio of 3.00 and a beta of 0.64.

Rollins Announces Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 11th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 20th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.38%. Rollins’s dividend payout ratio is currently 72.29%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several brokerages have recently commented on ROL. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Rollins from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 target price on the stock in a report on Friday, October 20th. TheStreet lowered Rollins from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $52.00 target price on shares of Rollins in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. UBS Group raised their target price on Rollins from $45.00 to $50.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 14th. Finally, The Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on Rollins in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $49.00 target price for the company. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average price target of $47.00.

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Insider Transactions at Rollins

In other news, CEO Jerry Jr. Gahlhoff sold 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.00, for a total transaction of $126,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 215,091 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,033,822. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Corporate insiders own 4.70% of the company’s stock.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On Rollins

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Eagle Bay Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Rollins during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $29,000. KB Financial Partners LLC acquired a new position in Rollins in the 1st quarter valued at $32,000. Cornerstone Planning Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Rollins during the 2nd quarter valued at $47,000. Fred Alger Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Rollins during the 3rd quarter valued at $41,000. Finally, Money Concepts Capital Corp bought a new stake in shares of Rollins during the 4th quarter valued at $51,000. Institutional investors own 38.98% of the company’s stock.

About Rollins

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Rollins, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides pest and wildlife control services to residential and commercial customers in the United States and internationally. The company offers pest control services to residential properties protecting from common pests, including rodents, insects, and wildlife.

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