United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) traded with the volume of 2.09 Million Yesterday. The Stock Opened its session at $82.83 and closed at $80.76 by showing an decrease of -2.94 percent. United Rentals, Inc. has 1 year price target of 75.4. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 2.41 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. The company is expected to report its next EPS (earnings per share) on Oct 19 AMC.  The company reported its last quarter on Jun 16.

On Jun 16 United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $2.06/Share beating the analyst estimate of $1.82/Share by the difference of $0.24. This showed the surprise of 13.2% in the last quarter earnings. For the Current Quarter, 9 analyst are projecting the mean EPS to be $1.32/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.68/share and a Low EPS of $0.85/share.

The 13 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for United Rentals Inc have a median target of 81.00, with a high estimate of 92.00 and a low estimate of 37.00. The median estimate represents a +0.30% increase from the last price of 80.76. (CNN MONEY)

Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of United Rentals, Inc. where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.52 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 1.55 Billion and 1.45 Billion respectively.

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) topped its 52-week high price of $84.63 on Sep 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $41.9 on Feb 11, 2016. The Stock currently has the market capitalization of $7.17 Million, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 12.26 and Weekly volatility of 2.71%% and monthly volatility of 3.05%% respectively.

United Rentals, Inc. is currently showing 0.7% EPS growth this year. The Next Year EPS growth is 1.9%, Long term annual growth estimate of 20.6%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of 32.8 percent. The Company currently has Insider ownership of 0.8 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 94.3 Percent. The Return on Assets stands at 5%, Return on Equity shows 40.8% and Return on Investment value is 11.8%.

United Rentals, Inc. Gross Margin percentage stands at 41.8% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 24.9 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is 10.5 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.16% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.16 percent. Currently, the company has SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 21.36 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 11.33 percent.

Many research firms have provided their ratings on United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) where Argus provided Buyrating on the stock on 4-Oct-16. Other firms include Deutsche Bank giving Hold rating on 7-Sep-16.

In the past 6 months, 3 Insider purchases and 5 Insider Sales were made in which 15000 shares were traded as Insider purchases and 39190 shares were exchanged as Insider Sales.

The latest Insider trade was made on 29 Sep 2016 where Griffin (Bobby J) Director did a transaction type “Buy” in which 194 shares were traded at a price of $78.49. Another insider trade includes Chief Financial Officer Plummer (William B) who also initiated a transaction in which 15811 shares were traded on 14 Sep 2016 as “Sell”.

Company Profile:

United Rentals, Inc. is one of North America’s largest equipment rental companies with over branches in the majority of states, several Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company offers for rent different types of equipment to customers that include construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others.