United Rentals (URI) : Baldwin Brothers Incma scooped up 1,609 additional shares in United Rentals during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 144,062 shares of United Rentals which is valued at $11,290,139.United Rentals makes up approximately 2.25% of Baldwin Brothers Incma’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Public Sector Pension Investment Board boosted its stake in URI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,800 additional shares and now holds a total of 16,732 shares of United Rentals which is valued at $1,311,287. United Rentals makes up approx 0.02% of Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s portfolio. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust sold out all of its stake in URI during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 10,000 shares of URI which is valued $766,000.Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reduced its stake in URI by selling 300 shares or 4.92% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,800 shares of URI which is valued at $467,190. United Rentals makes up approx 0.02% of Louisiana State Employees Retirement System’s portfolio.Nisa Investment Advisors boosted its stake in URI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10,270 additional shares and now holds a total of 32,970 shares of United Rentals which is valued at $2,280,865. United Rentals makes up approx 0.03% of Nisa Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co reduced its stake in URI by selling 230 shares or 3.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,654 shares of URI which is valued at $391,483. United Rentals makes up approx 0.01% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.
United Rentals opened for trading at $80.73 and hit $82.5 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $82.12, with a gain of 2.48% or 1.99 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 17,74,621 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,076 M.
On the company’s financial health, United Rentals reported $2.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.24 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.82. The company had revenue of $1421.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1393.53 million. The company’s revenue was down -.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.95 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on United Rentals. United Rentals was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral” on Aug 18, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 22, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 80 from a previous price target of $68 .Company shares were Reiterated by Citigroup on Jun 13, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $72 .
United Rentals Inc. (United Rentals) is a holding company engaged in the business of equipment rental. The Company conducts its operations through its wholly owned subsidiary United Rentals (North America) Inc. (URNA) and its subsidiaries. It operates in two segments: general rentals and trench safety power and heating ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) and pump solutions. The general rentals segment consists of around 12 geographic regions including eastern Canada Gulf South Mid-Atlantic Mid-Central Midwest Mountain West Northeast Pacific West South Southeast and Western Canada among others. The trench safety power and HVAC and pump solutions segment includes the rental of specialty construction products and related services. It offers approximately 3300 classes of equipment on an hourly daily weekly or monthly basis to construction and industrial companies manufacturers utilities municipalities homeowners Government entities and other customers.