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

June 13, 2018 - By Marie Mckinney

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.05, from 0.92 in 2017Q4. It increased, 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.
Pinebridge Invests Ltd Partnership accumulated 0.14% or 33,624 shares. Moreover, Catalyst Capital Advsrs Limited Liability Co has 0% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 69 shares. The California-based Churchill Management has invested 0.05% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Macguire Cheswick Tuttle Counsel Limited Liability Co has 1.97% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Goldman Sachs Gru Inc has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Lmr Prns Ltd Liability Partnership reported 9,397 shares. Hellman Jordan Mngmt Inc Ma has 1.58% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Aqr Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 1.70M shares. Advent Cap Mgmt De has 51,500 shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio reported 105,882 shares stake. Stifel Fincl Corp reported 0.01% in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Legacy Capital Prtnrs reported 4,245 shares. Private Advisor Grp Ltd Liability Co reported 4,894 shares stake. Silvercrest Asset Mngmt Limited Com invested in 0% or 2,012 shares. Cornerstone Advisors has invested 0.06% of its portfolio 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. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, May 3. The rating was maintained by Buckingham Research on Tuesday, January 9 with “Hold”. As per Thursday, January 11, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating by UBS given on Friday, January 26. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of URI in report on Friday, January 26 with “Buy” rating. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, December 19 by Bank of America. The stock of United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) earned “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research on Friday, January 26. The company was maintained on Friday, January 26 by Bank of America. The firm earned “Buy” rating 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.

Another recent and important United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Tracking David Einhorn’s Portfolio – Q1 2018 Update” on May 23, 2018.

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