Rollins, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides pest and termite control services to residential and commercial customers.
Mediocre balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Rollins's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ROL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Commercial Services
1 Year Return
US Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: ROL underperformed the US Commercial Services industry which returned 22.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ROL underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Rollins's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL)
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StRollins, Inc. Analysts Are Pretty Bullish On The Stock After Recent Results
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Like About Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL)'s Upcoming Dividend
Is Rollins undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ROL ($39.82) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($35.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ROL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ROL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (64.1x) compared to the Commercial Services industry average (26.4x).
PE vs Market: ROL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (64.1x) compared to the US market (18.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ROL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ROL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16x) compared to the US Commercial Services industry average (1.8x).
How is Rollins forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ROL's forecast earnings growth (19.3% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: ROL's earnings (19.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ROL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ROL's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ROL's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ROL's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Rollins performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ROL has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ROL's current net profit margins (10.1%) are lower than last year (12.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ROL's earnings have grown by 9.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ROL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ROL had negative earnings growth (-12.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Commercial Services industry average (0.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ROL's Return on Equity (24.9%) is considered high.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Rollins's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ROL's short term assets ($307.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($408.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ROL's short term assets ($307.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($514.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ROL's debt to equity ratio (35.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ROL's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ROL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (104.1%).
Interest Coverage: ROL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (45.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: ROL has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ROL's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.1x debt).
What is Rollins's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: ROL's dividend (1.33%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: ROL's dividend (1.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.69%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ROL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ROL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (67.6%), ROL's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ROL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (62.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gary Rollins (74yo)
Mr. Gary W. Rollins has been the Chief Executive Officer at Rollins Inc., a subsidiary of Western Pest Services, Inc. since July 24, 2001. Mr. Rollins serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Rollins Holdi ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gary's total compensation ($USD4.87M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.78M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gary's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Vice Chairman & CEO||18.6yrs||US$4.87m||1.13% $147.4m|
|Senior VP||4.8yrs||US$1.50m||0.034% $4.5m|
|VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||7.1yrs||US$796.45k||0.016% $2.0m|
|Chief Information Officer||10.7yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Finance & Investor Relations||1.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Orkin U.S.||3.6yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Rollins Emerging Opportunities Group||0yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Rollins Specialty Brands||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ROL's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.1 years average tenure).
|Vice Chairman & CEO||18.6yrs||US$4.87m||1.13% $147.4m|
|Chairman of the Board||28.3yrs||US$4.29m||3.61% $470.5m|
|Presiding Director||0yrs||US$136.00k||1.03% $134.6m|
|Independent Director||42.1yrs||US$84.00k||0.10% $13.6m|
|Independent Director||36.1yrs||US$75.00k||0.0031% $408.1k|
|Independent Director||14.1yrs||US$62.50k||0.0021% $268.6k|
Experienced Board: ROL's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ROL insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Rollins, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Rollins, Inc.
- Ticker: ROL
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: US$13.039b
- Shares outstanding: 327.44m
- Website: https://www.rollins.com
Number of Employees
- Rollins, Inc.
- 2170 Piedmont Road, NE
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ROL||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
|RLS||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1968|
|R1OL34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH 1 REPR 1 COM||BR||BRL||Jan 2020|
Rollins, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides pest and termite control services to residential and commercial customers. It offers protection against termite damage, rodents, and insects to homes and businesses, including hotels, food service establishments, food manufacturers, retailers, and transportation companies. The company also provides pest management and sanitation services and products to the food and commodity industries; consulting services on border protection related to Australia’s biosecurity program; and bird control and specialist services, as well as offers specialized services to mining, and oil and gas sectors. In addition, it offers mosquito control, wildlife services, lawn care, insulation, and HVAC services. It serves clients directly, as well as through franchisee operations in North America, Australia, Europe, Central America, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, Africa, Canada, Australia, and Mexico. Rollins, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/19 00:19|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/18 00:00|
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