Rentokil Initial (LON:RTO) had its price target decreased by Credit Suisse Group from GBX 450 ($5.92) to GBX 360 ($4.74) in a report released on Monday morning, Stock Target Advisor reports. Credit Suisse Group currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

RTO has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Citigroup restated a buy rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a report on Tuesday, February 4th. Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research note on Tuesday, March 3rd. Peel Hunt reissued a hold rating and set a GBX 495 ($6.51) target price (up from GBX 460 ($6.05)) on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research report on Monday, February 24th. Deutsche Bank restated a hold rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a research note on Friday, February 28th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada decreased their target price on shares of Rentokil Initial from GBX 470 ($6.18) to GBX 450 ($5.92) and set a sector performer rating for the company in a research note on Friday, January 10th. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 468.50 ($6.16).

Shares of LON:RTO opened at GBX 340.10 ($4.47) on Monday. The company has a market cap of $6.29 billion and a P/E ratio of 22.38. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 135.75, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a current ratio of 1.01. Rentokil Initial has a one year low of GBX 247.70 ($3.26) and a one year high of GBX 535.20 ($7.04). The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 467.38 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 456.02.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 9th will be issued a GBX 3.64 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 9th. This represents a yield of 0.73%. This is an increase from Rentokil Initial’s previous dividend of $1.51. Rentokil Initial’s dividend payout ratio is currently 0.33%.

About Rentokil Initial

Rentokil Initial plc, through its subsidiaries, provides route-based services in North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Pacific, and rest of world. It offers a range of pest control services from rodents to flying insects, as well as to other forms of wildlife management for commercial and residential customers.

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