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Shares of Rollins (ROL) - Get Rollins, Inc. Report climbed Wednesday after the pest control giant beat analyst estimates on revenue and met expectations on earnings.

The Atlanta company reported third-quarter earnings of 22 cents a share. That matched the estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research while also coming in 4.8% above the year-earlier quarter's result.

The parent of an array of pest-terminating subsidiaries, including Orkin, HomeTeam Pest Defense, Clark Pest Control and Northwest Exterminating, among others, delivered a revenue beat as well.

Rollins brought in $556.5 million in revenue during the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of analysts polled by Zacks by $10.5 million and coming in 14% over Q3 2018.

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"We remain confident in our strategy and action plans, and are working hard to grow the business both organically and through strategic acquisition," Vice Chairman and CEO Gary Rollins said in a statement.

At last check Rollins leaped 7.5% to $38.67 a share. The stock traded as high as $40.07, up more than 11%.