United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of 1.01% or $1.44 shares. The trading starts at $149.25 and closed at $142.05 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $139.365 and day high was $149.441 on Friday, June 12. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 1.32 million while its average volume is 1.83M. In other hand, the URI market cap reached to $10.24B. While, its current target price is $143.49 according to WSJ.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -11.07% and up 31.92% for month. Its quarterly performance was 57.66% above, while its half year performance is down -8.59%. URI yearly performance stood at positive 15.92% and fall -13.96% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for United Rentals Inc. is 2.20.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. URI EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 15.33. EPS for this year is 14.50%, while for the next year its value is 14.97. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.32 while its EPS Q/Q reached 15.40%. It has an EPS of 24.00% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 7.10%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on URI for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 10 of 18 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 2 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 6 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 17 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 17, 0 rated it sell, 10 rated it as Buy and 6 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $105.00-$241.00. Average target price for URI was reached at $151.50.
Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), Blackrock Inc. and State Street Corporation are the top three holders in United Rentals Inc. (URI) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has 8.58 million shares which valued 882.64 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. owned 5.7 million shares which valued at 586.92 million. On Mar 30, 2020, State Street Corporation has a total of 4.44 million shares which valued at 456.57 million. In the end, State Street Corporation have 6.16% shares outstanding of United Rentals Inc. (URI) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.60% and institutional holding shifted to 98.80%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 15.33. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 14 analysts estimated an average EPS of 1.57, while 4.74 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for URI published in the report was 0.44-2.71 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 4.74 which is higher than 3.35 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for URI rise 8.43% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 18.71% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 2.90%. The moving average value for United Rentals Inc. (URI) is 132.99 and 130.74 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in URI stock. On Jun 09, KNEELAND MICHAEL, Director, sold 41,936 trading shares at the cost of $159.30, which valued at 6.68 million. On Jun 05, Limoges Andrew B., VP, Controller, sold 553 shares at the cost of $162.80, with total shares of 1,953. On May 18, Graziano Jessica, EVP, CFO, sold 1,349 shares at the cost of 130.00. After this transaction, Graziano Jessica total shares reached to 16,505 which valued at 0.18 million.