Rentokil Initial Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages (LON:RTO)
Shares of Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the twenty analysts that are covering the stock, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have given a hold recommendation, three have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 104.79 ($1.72).
Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) opened at 120.46 on Thursday. Rentokil Initial has a one year low of GBX 85.70 and a one year high of GBX 124.40. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 118.3 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 108.6. The company’s market cap is £2.179 billion.
RTO has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of Rentokil Initial from GBX 116 ($1.91) to GBX 128 ($2.10) in a research note to investors on Thursday, January 30th. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at RBC Capital reiterated a “top pick” rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research note to investors on Wednesday, January 22nd. They now have a GBX 135 ($2.22) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at HSBC reiterated an “underweight” rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research note to investors on Tuesday, January 21st. They now have a GBX 116 ($1.91) price target on the stock.
Rentokil Initial plc is the holding company. Revenue is generated from pest control, hygiene, textiles, interior plants, facilities services and parcel delivery.
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