Company Stock Price of Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Increases 0.96%

Republic Services, Inc. stock performance trend indicates that the stock price has rallied 10.48% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 25.61% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 31.5% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Republic Services, Inc. has a positive value of 21.9 compared to overall market.Based on the Stock Research the Relative Strength Index signal is in over bought territory with a range of 74.03.

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has climbed 0.96% in the past week and advanced 4.31% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.72% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.12% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $63.19 and hit $63.605 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $63.37, with a gain of 0.49% or 0.31 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,771,745 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $63.84 and the company has a market cap of $21,491 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $45.56 .

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Downgraded by Barclays on Mar 1, 2017 to Equal Weight, Raises Price Target to $ 57 from a previous price target of $55 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Feb 21, 2017 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $61 .Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Feb 13, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 64 from a previous price target of $60 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Mar 8, 2017, Tomago Collins (director) sold 1,280 shares at 61.77 per share price.On Mar 1, 2017, Catharine D Ellingsen (EVP/Chief Legal Officer/Sec) sold 1,625 shares at 62.21 per share price.On Feb 24, 2017, Charles F Serianni (EVP Chief Financial Officer) sold 9,500 shares at 61.43 per share price.

Republic Services Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 16, 2017. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.55. The company had revenue of $2379.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2356.10 million. The companys revenue was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS.

Republic Services, Inc., is a leading provider of services in the domestic non-hazardous solid waste industry. They provide non-hazardous solid waste collection services for commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers through their collection companies. They also own or operate transfer stations and solid waste landfills.


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