Hitting 52 Week High, Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) Finishes At $76.05

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Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG)

December 5th, 2018
Amidst falling markets Republic Services, Inc. finished Tuesday’s trading session down 1.68%, a $1.30 decrease to close on $76.05. Despite the drop in price it hit a new 52 week high of $78.54. Despite the drop in value, trading volumes were solid at 261% of normal which can indicate investor opportunities.

RSG outperformed the rest of the Industrials sector which went down only 4.35% today.
Republic Services, Inc. is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 465 stocks that dropped today. Weighted by market cap, RSG represents about 0.09% of the S&P 500.

Analysis results from 8 analysts points to the possibility that Republic Services, Inc. could go down somewhat (-1.87%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $73.05.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (0.15%), while Financials saw the biggest drop (4.40%). Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 13%. The biggest loss this year has been the Communication Services sector dropping 13%.

Utilities saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of 2.31%, as it went up 0.15%. Industrials and Consumer Discretionary saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Industrials with a drop of 4.35%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Utilities went up with a 0.15% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -1.26% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -1.63% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -2.30% change.
  • Energy went down with a -2.93% change.
  • Materials went down with a -3.08% change.
  • Communication Services went down with a -3.14% change.
  • Information Technology went down with a -3.86% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -3.91% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -4.35% change.
  • Financials went down with a -4.40% change.

Republic Services is based in Phoenix. Republic Services was founded in 1998.

Republic Services, Inc. Info

Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling, disposal, and energy services for small-container, large-container, municipal and residential, and energy services customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. The company’s collection services include curbside collection of waste for transport to transfer stations; supply of waste containers; and renting of compactors. It is also involved in the processing and sale of old corrugated containers, old newsprint, aluminum, glass, and other materials; temporary waste collection services; and provision of landfill services. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated through 343 collection operations, 204 transfer stations, 195 active landfills, 90 recycling centers, and 11 salt water disposal wells, as well as 7 treatment, recovery, and disposal facilities in 40 states and Puerto Rico. It also operated 68 landfill gas and renewable energy projects and had 124 closed landfills. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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