Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
United Rentals, Inc. (URI) reported sales (ttm) of 5.76 Billion, whereas, 13 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1512.75 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1626.16 million and lower end at 1435.5 million while the year ago reported sale was 1413.02 million.
13 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Apr 18, 2017- Apr 24, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1618.78 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1709.08 million and 1532.8 million respectively.
United Rentals, Inc. (URI) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Apr 19 AMC at 2.67, whereas, 17 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 2.26. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 2.42 and lower end at 2.12 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 1.89.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 2.8 reported by 17 number of analyst for the quarter ending Apr 18, 2017- Apr 24, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 2.8 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 3.08 and 2.63 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 2.38. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 6 analysts is at 11.74%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 23.5 and 4.5.
Valuation Ratios of United Rentals, Inc. (URI) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the United Rentals, Inc. (URI). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
United Rentals, Inc. (URI) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 18.42 while the company’s industry has 22.39 P/E and the sector P/E is 27.54. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 57.57 and low P/E is 11.95, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 32.93 and 47.33 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.14 for the industry and 12.61 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, URI has Beta of 2.51 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.76 and 0.92 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of URI stands at 1.75 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 6.1. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 5.57, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 14.31 and 17.3 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of United Rentals, Inc. (URI) stands at 17.15 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 7.04 and 7.73 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 36.18 and 10.58.
United Rentals, Inc. (URI) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -5.2% and closed its last trading session at $119.45. The market capitalization of the company is at $9.56 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $134.28 on 03/01/17 and 52-week Low of $56.01 on 05/06/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.76% and Monthly Volatility of 2.86%. The Beta for the company stands at 2.51 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 3.89.