Rentokil Initial plc (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Rentokil Initial plc (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the twelve brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company.

RTOKY has been the subject of a number of research reports. Peel Hunt raised Rentokil Initial to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 4th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Rentokil Initial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 17th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research report on Thursday, January 14th. BNP Paribas raised Rentokil Initial from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, March 29th. Finally, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft raised Rentokil Initial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, March 12th.

Shares of OTCMKTS:RTOKY opened at $35.29 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $13.12 billion, a P/E ratio of 38.36 and a beta of 0.84. The company has a quick ratio of 0.96, a current ratio of 1.05 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. Rentokil Initial has a 52 week low of $23.79 and a 52 week high of $37.86. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of $34.41 and a 200-day simple moving average of $35.13.

The firm also recently disclosed 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%.

About Rentokil Initial

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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