The long-term trend of the EPS is an important number as it indicates the present value of ServiceMaster Global. It is usually expressed as a percentage and is then referred to as the EPS growth rate, which is 10.30%. Growth in EPS is an important measure of administration performance because it shows how much money ServiceMaster Global is making for it’s investors or shareholders.
ServiceMaster Global is part of the industrials sector and business services industry. The company CEO is Nikhil Madhukar Varty. ServiceMaster Global Inc is a provider of essential residential and commercial services. The company operates through three segments namely Terminix, American home shield and the Franchise services group.
Previous Intraday Performance:
The SERV shares had a previous change of -7.15% which opened at 41.31 and closed at 38.20. It moved to an intraday high of 41.47 and a low of 38.01.
Over the last five trading days, SERV shares returned -10.50% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -9.76%. Over three months, it changed -1.83%. In one year it has changed 13.30% and within that year its 52-week high was 62.70 and its 52-week low was 38.01. SERV stock is 0.50% above its 52 Week Low.
Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 39.05 and a 50 day moving average of 42.65. Right now, SERV stock is trading -2.18% below its 200 day moving average and may be a great opportunity to buy, but should check other technical indicators to confirm a buy signal.
The company has a market cap of $5.2b with 135.7m shares outstanding and a float of 135.1m shares. Trading volume was 3,061,041 shares and has experienced an average volume of 1,272,336 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is good.
The last annual reported EPS for ServiceMaster Global was 3.76 which ended on 31st of December 2017, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 10.16. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.79. The trailing twelve month EPS is 2.25, which comes to a trailing twelve month PE of 16.98.
Below was the last reported quarterly earnings per share:
Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 23.11, which means it might overvalued by -65.29%
Indicators Also to Watch:
Based on the latest filings, there is 0.50% of insider ownership and 142.80% of institutional ownership. Short-interest was 2,885,671, which was 2.13% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 1.96. This stock has some short interest, but it might be normal and no need to worry if long the position.
I calculated the beta to be 0.91
SeekingAlpha: ServiceMaster acquires Assured Environments
Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 45.10%, return on assets is 9.11%, profit margin is 16.55%, price-to-sales is 1.81 and price-to-book is 3.91.
Company Score Card:
Results are out of six:
0 : Growth Expectations Result
3 : Financial Safety Result
5 : Past Performance Result
2 : Valuation Result
0 : Dividend Safety Result
2 : Overall Result