Analysts See $3.53 EPS for United Rentals, Inc. (URI)

June 13, 2018 - By Shawn Hawthorne

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.97 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.05, from 0.92 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 36 investors sold United Rentals, Inc. shares while 216 reduced holdings. 85 funds opened positions while 160 raised stakes. 68.67 million shares or 4.27% less from 71.73 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Blackrock Inc has 6.13 million shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Plante Moran Fincl owns 0.01% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 66 shares. Artemis Mngmt Llp invested in 0.75% or 281,387 shares. 12,440 are owned by Counselors. Oakworth invested 0% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Fifth Third Bancshares invested in 2,852 shares or 0% of the stock. First Trust Advsr Lp stated it has 354,301 shares. Royal Bancorp Of Canada reported 0.03% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Hanson Mcclain invested 0% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Limited Liability Partnership Ma stated it has 130 shares. Schwab Charles Management reported 463,933 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Menora Mivtachim has invested 0.49% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). 43,746 were accumulated by Sg Americas Secs Limited. New England Rech And Mngmt Inc holds 0.92% or 7,931 shares. First Bankshares Of Omaha invested 0.13% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI).

Analysts expect United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) to report $3.53 EPS on July, 18.They anticipate $1.16 EPS change or 48.95 % from last quarter’s $2.37 EPS. URI’s profit would be $295.11M giving it 11.80 P/E if the $3.53 EPS is correct. After having $2.87 EPS previously, United Rentals, Inc.’s analysts see 23.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.86% or $3.16 during the last trading session, reaching $166.64. About 725,708 shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 45.37% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.80% the S&P500.

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering United Rentals (NYSE:URI), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. United Rentals had 11 analyst reports since December 19, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, January 26, the company rating was maintained by UBS. Bank of America maintained the shares of URI in report on Friday, January 26 with “Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, December 19, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Friday, January 26. The company was maintained on Thursday, May 3 by Bank of America. The company was maintained on Friday, January 26 by Buckingham Research. Buckingham Research maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, January 9 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) on Thursday, January 11 with “Buy” rating. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Jefferies.

United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. The company has market cap of $13.93 billion. It operates in two divisions, General Rentals; and Trench, Power, and Pump. It has a 10.59 P/E ratio. The General Rentals segment engages in the rental of general construction and industrial equipment, such as backhoes, skid-steer loaders, forklifts, earthmoving equipment, and material handling equipment; aerial work platforms, such as boom lifts and scissor lifts; and general tools and light equipment comprising pressure washers, water pumps, and power tools.

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