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Republic Services Inc (RSG) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Republic Services Inc (RSG) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Republic Services Inc is the provider of solid waste management services in the United States. In addition, the company operates landfill gas-to-energy projects, as well as an exploration and production waste business. Republic Services Inc has a market cap of $24.89 billion; its shares were traded at around $76.68 with a P/E ratio of 18.27 and P/S ratio of 2.51. The dividend yield of Republic Services Inc stocks is 1.88%. Republic Services Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 6.20% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated Republic Services Inc the business predictability rank of 4.5-star.


For the last quarter Republic Services Inc reported a revenue of $2.5 billion, compared with the revenue of $2.6 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $10 billion, a decrease of 0% from the previous year. For the last five years Republic Services Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 3.8% a year. The Republic Services Inc had a decent operating margin of 17.91%, compared with the operating margin of 17.25% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Republic Services Inc is 17.50%. The profitability rank of the company is 8 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Republic Services Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $70.5 million, compared with $83.3 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $7.6 billion, compared with $7.5 billion in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 4.7. Republic Services Inc has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $76.68, Republic Services Inc is traded at 64.7% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $46.57. The P/S ratio of the stock is 2.51, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.53. The intrinsic value of the stock is $71.51 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock gained 24.55% during the past 12 months.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • CAO Brian A Goebel sold 2,000 shares of RSG stock on 01/17/2019 at the average price of $74.25. The price of the stock has increased by 3.27% since.
  • CAO Brian A Goebel sold 3,000 shares of RSG stock on 01/10/2019 at the average price of $72.97. The price of the stock has increased by 5.08% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of RSG, click here.

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