United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) went down by -6.36% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $173.00 and move down -64.2%, while URI stocks collected -7.10% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) Worth an Investment?

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 7.80 times of increase in earnings at the present.

URI Market Performance

URI stocks went down by -7.10% for the week, with the monthly drop of -23.42% and a quarterly performance of -18.12%, while its annual performance rate touched -28.90%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.75% for URI stocks with the simple moving average of -13.87% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for URI stocks, with Barclays repeating the rating for URI shares by setting it to “Equal Weight”. The predicted price for URI socks in the upcoming period according to Barclays is $28 based on the research report published on December 14, 2018.

Standpoint Research, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see URI stock at the price of $28. The rating they have provided for URI stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on October 23, 2018.

Argus gave “ Buy” rating to URI stocks, setting the target price at $28 in the report published on October 22, 2018.

URI Stocks -15.93% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought URI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, United Rentals, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -39.10% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 3.54%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.25%, while the shares sank at the distance of -19.87% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -13.17% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, URI went down by -7.10%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -5.36% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $119.45. In addition, United Rentals, Inc. saw 2.76% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

URI Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at United Rentals, Inc. (URI), starting from Alvarez Jose B, who bought 238 shares at the price of $125.98 back on Jul 24. After this action, Rushing now owns 9,559 shares of United Rentals, Inc., valued at $29,983 with the latest closing price.

ROOF DONALD C, the Director of United Rentals, Inc., bought 5,000 shares at the value of $118.27 during a trade that took place back on Jul 22, which means that ROOF DONALD C is holding 18,684 shares at the value of $591,362 based on the most recent closing price.

URI Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +25.08 for the present operating margin and +37.98 for gross margin. The net margin for United Rentals, Inc. stands at +13.62. Total capital return value is set at 14.57, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.41. Equity return holds the value 32.00%, with 6.00% for asset returns.

Based on United Rentals, Inc. (URI), the company’s capital structure generated 345.20 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 77.54. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 62.80 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 318.66 and long-term debt to capital is 71.58.

EBITDA value lies at +1.04 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 3.18. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 2.34 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.58. The receivables turnover for United Rentals, Inc. is 5.79 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.47. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.83.