$2.94 EPS Expected for United Rentals, Inc. (URI)

September 17, 2017 - By Nellie Frank

 $2.94 EPS Expected for United Rentals, Inc. (URI)
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.15, from 1.08 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 58 investors sold United Rentals, Inc. shares while 188 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 77.14 million shares or 1.76% more from 75.80 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Moreover, Evercore Wealth Mgmt Limited has 0% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Bp Public Limited reported 0.1% stake. Natl Pension has invested 0% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). New York State Common Retirement Fund reported 332,323 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. 523,067 were accumulated by Guggenheim Cap Lc. 8,381 are held by Alps Advisors. Gradient Investments Limited Co stated it has 0% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Virtus Advisers holds 2,899 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Aqr Cap Limited Liability invested in 0.03% or 240,189 shares. Oxford Asset Mngmt has invested 0.42% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). 38,372 were reported by Los Angeles Mgmt And Equity. Nomura Asset Management Ltd owns 12,010 shares. Fjarde Ap holds 18,798 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Moreover, Winfield Associates has 0.13% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 2,075 shares. 160 were accumulated by Burt Wealth Advisors.

Analysts expect United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) to report $2.94 EPS on October, 18.They anticipate $0.36 EPS change or 13.95 % from last quarter’s $2.58 EPS. URI’s profit would be $248.56 million giving it 10.89 P/E if the $2.94 EPS is correct. After having $2.37 EPS previously, United Rentals, Inc.’s analysts see 24.05 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.74 on September 15, reaching $128.1. About 1.12 million shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 71.76% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.06% the S&P500.

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

Among 22 analysts covering United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. United Rentals Inc. had 56 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Evercore on Tuesday, August 4. RBC Capital Markets maintained United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) rating on Friday, July 22. RBC Capital Markets has “Sector Perform” rating and $80 target. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, September 7. The firm has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer given on Thursday, August 17. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Friday, October 14 by UBS. Wells Fargo downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Friday, July 24 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 26 by Avondale. Jefferies maintained United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) rating on Friday, July 14. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $15000 target. As per Friday, January 15, the company rating was upgraded by Longbow. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, July 17.

United Rentals, Inc. is a holding company. The company has market cap of $10.83 billion. The Firm is an equipment rental company, which operates throughout the United States and Canada. It has a 18.6 P/E ratio. It operates through two divisions: general rentals, and trench, power and pump.

More notable recent United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “United Rentals Releases Corporate Responsibility Report” on August 28, 2017, also Businesswire.com with their article: “United Rentals Announces Pricing of Offering of $750 Million of Senior Notes …” published on September 08, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: “United Rentals Acquires Cummins’ Power Equipment Assets” on August 23, 2017. More interesting news about United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Commit To Purchase United Rentals At $50, Earn 3.5% Using Options” published on August 23, 2017 as well as Barrons.com‘s news article titled: “The Hot Stock: United Rentals Gains 3.8%” with publication date: August 29, 2017.

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