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LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / March 06, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free research report on Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL). If you want access to this report all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=ROL as the Company's latest news hit the wire. On March 02, 2018, the premier global consumer and commercial services Company announced that it has closed the acquisition of Louisville-based pest control firm, OPC Services. Financial details of the transaction remain undisclosed. Register today and get access to over 1,000 Free Research Reports by joining our site below:

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Following the acquisition, OPC Services will continue to operate as a separate business, and one of Rollins' Specialty Brands, along with HomeTeam Pest Defense, Northwest Exterminating, Western Pest Services, and Waltham Pest Services. LR Tullius acted as exclusive financial advisor to OPC Services.

OPC Services Goal Aligns with Rollins' Mission

Commenting on the acquisition, John Wilson, President and Chief Operating Officer of Rollins, stated that OPC Services goal has always been to provide extraordinary customer service, which aligns with Rollins' mission - to be the best service company in the world. John added Rollins look forward to OPC Services joining its family of brands.

Rollins and OPC Services Share the Same Dedication for Customer Satisfaction and Employee Empowerment

Donnie Blake, President and Founder of OPC Services, stated that the OPC Services family is proud to become a member of the Rollins family of companies. Rollins is at heart a family company with the same dedication OPC Services has for customer satisfaction and employee empowerment. Donnie added that the Company believes that becoming a Rollins' Specialty Brands Company is the best decision for continuing OPC Service's brand, core values, and culture.

Rollins' Recent Acquisition Agreement

On February 28, 2018, Rollins purchased the stock of AMES Group Limited and Kestrel Pest Control Limited, both companies operating in the United Kingdom. The acquisitions of AMES and Kestrel helped the Company to expand its presence within the United Kingdom. Post-acquisition, Alan and Joanne Read, owners of AMES, stayed on to run the Company's operations. Kestrel rolled up to Rollins' Safeguard UK brand. Richard Borlase, owner of Kestrel, stayed on with the Company in a sales position

Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Birmingham, United Kingdom, AMES Group Limited is a long-established pest control company in the UK, with a rich history of providing superior pest control, bird control, and specialist services to commercial customers throughout the midlands and including London. Kestrel Pest Control Limited, based in Chandler's Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire, UK, was founded in 1993. The Company provides superior commercial pest control to customers in Southampton and surrounding areas of the Southwest.

About OPC Services

Established in 1972 and based in Louisville, Kentucky, OPC Services (OPC Pest Control) is a family owned and operated business and a QualityPro certified company. It is the largest independent pest control firm based in Kentucky, and services Louisville, Lexington, Frankfort, Southern Indiana, and Indianapolis.

About Rollins, Inc.

Founded in 1948 and headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Rollins, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiaries, provides essential pest control services and protection against termite damage, rodents, and insects to over two million customers in the United States, Canada, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Middle-East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Europe, Africa, Mexico, and Australia from more than 700 locations.

Stock Performance Snapshot

March 05, 2018 - At Monday's closing bell, Rollins' stock climbed 1.19%, ending the trading session at $50.25.

Volume traded for the day: 634.50 thousand shares.

Stock performance in the last month – up 2.22%; previous three-month period – up 8.41%; past twelve-month period – up 37.94%; and year-to-date - up 7.99%

After yesterday's close, Rollins' market cap was at $10.92 billion.

Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio was at 57.43.

The stock has a dividend yield of 1.11%.

The stock is part of the Services sector, categorized under the Business Services industry. This sector was up 0.9% at the end of the session.

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