Rentokil Initial (OTCMKTS:RTOKY) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Rentokil Initial plc provides business support services including pest control, package delivery, interior landscaping, catering, cleaning, washroom solutions and textiles. Building services includes installation and maintenance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment, water testing and treatment; and electrical testing and safety services. Its cleaning companies provide a professional cleaning service to industry, commerce, hotels, schools, hospitals, airports and other transport facilities. Its specialist services include the supply of non-medical hospital staff, the manufacture of washroom dispensing systems. Its interior landscaping offers indoor plants to customers on a rental or purchase basis. Linen, Garment and Floorcare Rental supplies workwear, uniforms, clean room uniforms and protective equipment. Rentokil Initial plc is based in Gatwick, the United Kingdom. “

Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the company. ValuEngine lowered Rentokil Initial from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, March 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised Rentokil Initial from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday. HSBC lowered Rentokil Initial from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, March 19th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Rentokil Initial in a report on Wednesday, April 1st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group raised Rentokil Initial from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, June 22nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $33.00.

Shares of Rentokil Initial stock opened at $32.31 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.89, a current ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.20. The firm has a market cap of $11.61 billion, a P/E ratio of 35.12 and a beta of 0.86. Rentokil Initial has a fifty-two week low of $17.93 and a fifty-two week high of $34.79. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $30.78 and a 200 day moving average price of $29.58.

About Rentokil Initial

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

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