United Rentals, Inc. (URI)

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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Description:
United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. It offers approximately 3,300 classes of equipment for rent to customers comprising construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners, and government entities. The company’s fleet of rental equipment includes general construction and industrial equipment, such as backhoes, skid-steer loaders, forklifts, earthmoving equipment, and material handling equipment; aerial work platforms consisting of boom lifts and scissor lifts; and general tools and light equipment, including pressure washers, water pumps, and power tools. Its fleet also comprises trench safety equipment, such as trench shields, aluminum hydraulic shoring systems, slide rails, crossing plates, construction lasers, and line testing equipment for underground work; and power and heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment, which consists of portable diesel generators, electrical distribution equipment, and temperature control equipment, including heating and cooling equipment. In addition, the company sells new and used equipment, as well as related contractor supplies, parts, and service; and offers repair, maintenance, and rental protection services. As of January 1, 2013, the company operated 836 rental locations in the United States and Canada. United Rentals, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut.
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Ross Gilardi BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   Jul 20, '17     145.00  Jul 20, '18  N/A 
Robert Wertheimer Morgan Stanley Buy   Jan 25, '17     128.00  Jan 25, '18  N/A 
Sameer Rathod Macquarie Research Equities Sell   Aug 25, '16       Aug 25, '17  N/A 
Jerry Revich Goldman Sachs Sell   May 05, '16       May 05, '17  N/A 
Scott Schneeberger Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Feb 01, '16   48.83  54.00  Feb 01, '17  159.08% 
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Gordon Johnson Axiom Sell   Oct 21, '15   67.20  39.00  Oct 21, '16  -17.75% 
Scott Schneeberger Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Oct 14, '15   70.20  85.00  Oct 14, '16  11.41% 
Scott Schneeberger Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jul 27, '15   65.16  85.00  Jul 27, '16  22.84% 
Sameer Rathod Macquarie Research Equities Sell   Jun 16, '15   88.76    Jun 16, '16  21.32% 
Vance Edelson Morgan Stanley Buy   Mar 02, '15   94.66  115.00  Mar 02, '16  -44.57% 
George Tong Piper Jaffray Buy   Dec 05, '14   114.54    Dec 05, '15  -35.27% 
Scott Schneeberger Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Dec 05, '14   114.54  127.00  Dec 05, '15  -35.27% 
George Tong Piper Jaffray Buy   Jul 17, '14   110.06    Jul 17, '15  -25.70% 
Scott Schneeberger Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jul 15, '14   107.66  122.00  Jul 15, '15  -23.54% 
George Tong Piper Jaffray Buy   May 19, '14   96.61    May 19, '15  7.25% 
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