EPS for United Rentals, Inc. (URI) Expected At $4.51

September 16, 2018 - By Megan Stone

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.05, from 0.97 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 50 investors sold United Rentals, Inc. shares while 200 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 68.87 million shares or 0.29% more from 68.67 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Mark Sheptoff Planning Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.03% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Johnson Group Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 379 shares. Hexavest reported 0.39% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Eagle Asset Mngmt has 0.32% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Virginia Retirement Et Al reported 100,600 shares. Moreover, Supplemental Annuity Collective Tru Of Nj has 0.32% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 5,000 shares. Verition Fund Management Lc has invested 0.16% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Pennsylvania Trust invested 0.11% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Brandywine Global Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp invested 0.07% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Moreover, Bancshares Of Nova Scotia has 0.02% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Pitcairn Com invested 0.05% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Iberiabank Corporation stated it has 0.24% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Pictet Asset Mgmt invested in 50,755 shares. Guardian Life Com Of America holds 0.01% or 233 shares. Investec Asset Ltd invested in 392,907 shares or 0.29% of the stock.

Analysts expect United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) to report $4.51 EPS on October, 17.They anticipate $1.26 EPS change or 38.77 % from last quarter’s $3.25 EPS. URI’s profit would be $373.19M giving it 9.37 P/E if the $4.51 EPS is correct. After having $3.85 EPS previously, United Rentals, Inc.’s analysts see 17.14 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.26% or $2.1 during the last trading session, reaching $168.95. About 1.07M shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 30.86% since September 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.24% the S&P500.

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

Among 5 analysts covering United Rentals (NYSE:URI), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. United Rentals had 6 analyst reports since March 26, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, September 5. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Thursday, May 3. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 13 by Buckingham Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, June 22 by UBS. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Thursday, September 13.

United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. The company has market cap of $13.98 billion. It operates in two divisions, General Rentals; and Trench, Power, and Pump. It has a 9.3 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.

More important recent United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Weekly Wrap: As Investors Remain Complacent, Insiders Are Cashing In Their Shares” on September 15, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Caterpillar, AGCO rated Buy at Deutsche Bank after machinery sector selloff”, 247Wallst.com published: “Many Stocks Riding the Waves and Pressure of Hurricane Florence and Other Storms” on September 11, 2018. More interesting news about United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “United rentals to acquire Blueline Rental for $2.1B” with publication date: September 10, 2018.

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