ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV) : The consensus on ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV) based on 6 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1.92, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 4 which endorses a Sell on the stock. However, 2 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 2 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 2 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV) : Currently there are 5 street experts covering ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $49 and $42 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $45.4. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $3.29.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Also, Nomura initiates coverage on ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV) The brokerage firm has issued a Neutral rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency announces the price target to $39 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on April 19, 2016.
ServiceMaster Global Holdings (NYSE:SERV): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $38.71 with an intraday high of $38.85. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $37.81. However, the stock managed to close at $38.21, a loss of 0.16% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $38.27. The total traded volume of the day was 2,069,528 shares.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Hunsberger Susan, officer (SVP, Human Resources) of Servicemaster Global Holdings Inc, had unloaded 20,000 shares at an average price of $36.06 in a transaction dated on May 12, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $721,200.
ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. The Company is a provider of residential and commercial services, operating through a service network of more than 8,000 company owned locations and franchise and license agreements. The Companys services include termite and pest control, home warranties, disaster restoration, janitorial, residential cleaning, furniture repair and home inspection. Its portfolio of brands includes Terminix, American Home Shield, ServiceMaster Restore, ServiceMaster Clean, Merry Maids, Furniture Medic and AmeriSpec. The Companys segments include Terminix, American Home Shield and the Franchise Services Group. The Terminix segment is a provider of termite and pest control services. The American Home Shield segment is a provider of home warranty plans for household systems and appliances. The Franchise Services Group segment provides residential and commercial disaster restoration, janitorial and cleaning services through franchises.