Comparing of Rollins Inc. (ROL) and First Data Corporation (:) – The Broch Herald

Posted: December 6, 2019 at 8:45 pm

We are comparing Rollins Inc. (NYSE:ROL) and First Data Corporation (:) on their analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation. They both are Business Services companies, competing one another.

Valuation and Earnings

Table 1 shows top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation of the two companies. The company with a higher price-to-earnings ratio is presently more expensive of the two stocks. Rollins Inc. has been trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than First Data Corporation, which means that it is at the moment the more expensive of the two companies.


Table 2 shows us Rollins Inc. and First Data Corporations return on assets, return on equity and net margins.

Volatility & Risk

Rollins Inc. has a 0.33 beta, while its volatility is 67.00% which is less volatile than S&P 500. From a competition point of view, First Data Corporation has a 1.93 beta which is 93.00% more volatile compared to S&P 500.


Rollins Inc.s Current Ratio is 0.8 while its Quick Ratio is 0.8. On the competitive side is, First Data Corporation which has a 1 Current Ratio and a 1 Quick Ratio. First Data Corporation is better positioned to pay off short and long-term obligations compared to Rollins Inc.

Analyst Recommendations

The Ratings and Recommendations for Rollins Inc. and First Data Corporation are featured in the next table.

Rollins Inc.s consensus price target is $37.17, while its potential upside is 7.96%.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Institutional investors owned 42.8% of Rollins Inc. shares and 92% of First Data Corporation shares. Insiders owned 1.5% of Rollins Inc. shares. Insiders Comparatively, owned 2.4% of First Data Corporation shares.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

For the past year Rollins Inc. had bearish trend while First Data Corporation had bullish trend.


On 9 of the 12 factors Rollins Inc. beats First Data Corporation.

Rollins, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides pest and termite control services to residential and commercial customers. Its pest control services include 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 Australias biosecurity program; and bird control and specialist services, as well as offers specialized services to mining, and oil and gas sectors. It serves clients directly, as well as through franchises 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.

First Data Corporation provides electronic commerce solutions for merchants, financial institutions, and card issuers worldwide. It operates through three segments: Global Business Solutions, Global Financial Solutions, and Network & Security Solutions. The Global Business Solutions segment offers retail point-of-sale merchant acquiring and e-commerce services; and mobile payment services and Webstore-in-a-box solutions, as well as its cloud-based Clover point-of-sale operating system, which includes a marketplace for proprietary and third-party business applications. The Global Financial Solutions segment provides credit solutions for bank and non-bank issuers, such as credit and retail private-label card processing solutions; and licensed financial software systems, such as VisionPLUS bank processing application and lending solutions. This segment also offers a suite of related services comprising card personalization and embossing, statement printing, client service, and remittance processing services to financial institutions. The Network & Security Solutions segment offers a range of value-added solutions that include electronic funds transfer network solutions, such as debit card processing solutions; stored value network solutions; and gift solutions, and security and fraud solutions. This segment also supports online and mobile banking, and its business supporting mobile wallets. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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