United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI) went up by 2.87% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $186.78. The company’s stock price has collected -7.83% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/22/20 that Paul McDonnell to Step Down from United Rentals
Is It Worth Investing in United Rentals Inc. (NYSE :URI) Right Now?
United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 11.24 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for URI is at 2.29. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 20 who provided ratings for United Rentals Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 11 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $186.13, which is $10.87 above the current price. URI currently public float of 71.74M and currently shorts hold a 9.77% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of URI was 883.95K shares.
URI’s Market Performance
URI stocks went down by -7.83% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.76% and a quarterly performance of 15.44%, while its annual performance rate touched 30.29%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.54% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.71% for United Rentals Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.27% for URI stocks with a simple moving average of 15.94% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of URI
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for URI stocks, with Bernstein repeating the rating for URI by listing it as a “Mkt Perform.” The predicted price for URI in the upcoming period, according to Bernstein is $188 based on the research report published on September 23rd of the current year 2020.
UBS, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see URI reach a price target of $186, previously predicting the price at $168. The rating they have provided for URI stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on September 08th, 2020.
Deutsche Bank gave a rating of “Hold” to URI, setting the target price at $161 in the report published on July 01st of the current year.
URI Trading at -2.65% from the 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, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -10.79% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.71%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.54%, as shares sank -6.17% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +3.63% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, URI fell by -7.83%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +6.91% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $175.36. In addition, United Rentals Inc. saw -0.08% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at URI starting from ROOF DONALD C, who sale 5,000 shares at the price of $177.03 back on Sep 15. After this action, ROOF DONALD C now owns 0 shares of United Rentals Inc., valued at $885,150 using the latest closing price.
ROOF DONALD C, the Director of United Rentals Inc., sale 10,000 shares at $175.59 during a trade that took place back on Sep 14, which means that ROOF DONALD C is holding 15,015 shares at $1,755,900 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for URI
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +23.22 for the present operating margin
- +34.89 for the gross margin
The net margin for United Rentals Inc. stands at +12.55. The total capital return value is set at 13.95, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.09. Equity return is now at value 29.70, with 5.90 for asset returns.
Based on United Rentals Inc. (URI), the company’s capital structure generated 316.95 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 76.02. Total debt to assets is 61.94, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 286.27. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 68.66.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 874.00M with total debt to EBITDA at 2.72. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 2.68, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.48. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.08 and the total asset turnover is 0.49. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.84.