2. As of noon trading, United Rentals ( URI) is up $1.20 (1.7%) to $71.17 on average volume. Thus far, 902,793 shares of United Rentals exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $69.75-$71.88 after having opened the day at $69.91 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $69.97. 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. United Rentals has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 53.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate United Rentals a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates United Rentals as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full United Rentals Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.