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Rentokil Initial (RTO)
Share Price: 348.60p Change Today: 3.40p  Market Cap: 6,447m

RTO Overview

Rentokil is known as the royal rat catcher, but is actually much more than that. It is one of the largest business services companies in the world, operating in over 40 countries in the major economies of Europe, North America, Asia Pacific and Africa. Services include textiles and washroom services, pest control, office plants and artwork, parcels delivery and facilities services.

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RTO Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 1,740.80 163.20 8.05p 15.1 1.7 +9% 2.59p 2.1%
31-Dec-15 1,759.00 159.00 7.98p 20.0 n/a -1% 2.93p 1.8%
31-Dec-16 2,168.10 208.50 10.73p 20.7 0.6 +34% 3.37p 1.5%
31-Dec-17 2,412.30 713.60 12.19p 26.1 1.9 +14% 3.88p 1.2%
31-Dec-18 2,472.30 (114.10) 13.07p 25.8 3.7 +7% 4.47p 1.3%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

RTO Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 2,610.23 327.02 13.96p 24.7 3.6 +7% 4.92p 1.4%
31-Dec-20 2,750.82 359.44 15.66p 22.0 1.8 +12% 5.47p 1.6%

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RTO Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 12-Mar-2019 12:17 RNS
Additional Listing 06-Mar-2019 14:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 06-Mar-2019 13:05 RNS

Latest RTO Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
04-Mar-19 Buy John Pettigrew 353.15p 10,000 35,315.00

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 348.60p
Change Today 3.40p
% Change 0.98 %
Volume 960,207
20-Mar-19 Close 345.20p
Shares Issued 1,849.33m
Market Cap 6,447m
Year End 31-Dec-18

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 2
Strong Sell 1
Total 15
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

RTO Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 11-Apr-19 09-Aug-18
Paid 15-May-19 12-Sep-18
Amount 3.16p 1.31p

Trades for 21-Mar-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
13:15 2,670 @ 348.60p
13:15 1,541 @ 348.60p
13:15 2,623 @ 348.60p
13:15 576 @ 348.60p
13:15 1,484 @ 348.60p

RTO Key Personnel

Chair John McAdam
CEO Andy M. Ransom
CFO Jeremy Townsend