Rollins (ROL) reported quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, Apr-27-2016. The company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter. Analysts had a consensus estimate of $0.15. The company posted revenue of $352.74 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $345.31 million. The company’s revenue was up 6.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.14 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Rollins. Nomura Initiated Rollins on Apr 20, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $31.Rollins was Downgraded by Sidoti to ” Neutral” on Mar 21, 2016.
Rollins opened for trading at $26.75 and hit $27.08 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $26.94, with a gain of 0.67% or 0.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,87,934 shares. Company has a market cap of $5,895 M.
In a different news, on Jun 17, 2015, Eugene A Iarocci (Vice President) sold 10,000 shares at $25.12 per share price. According to the SEC, on Mar 9, 2015, Harry J Cynkus (Chief Financial Officer) sold 18,700 shares at $33.91 per share price.
Rollins Inc. is a service company which provides pest and termite control services. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiaries provides its services to both residential and commercial customers in North America with international franchises in Central America the Caribbean the Middle East Asia the Mediterranean Europe Africa and Mexico. The Company through its wholly owned subsidiaries Orkin LLC. HomeTeam Pest Defense Orkin Canada Western Pest Services The Industrial Fumigant Company Trutech LLC. Rollins Australia Waltham Services LLC. PermaTreat and Crane Pest Control among others operates in the pest and termite control segment. The Company’s wholly owned subsidiary Critter Control Inc. is a wild life control company. Orkin LLC. (Orkin) a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company is a pest and termite control company and provides services from over 400 locations. Western Pest Services (Western) is a pest control service company.