Rentokil Initial tops AQ survey

Rentokil Initial has the most effective IR policy of any UK firm, according to a study of companies’ efficiency in predicting its results to analysts.

Independent research firm AQ Research gave the hygiene and security firm a 74.2 accuracy quotient (AQ), a score which indicates how accurately analysts are predicting a firm’s earnings per share and how accurately it is predicting its earnings. Cable & Wireless had the lowest AQ with a score of 1.8.

The results are based on AQ Research’s analysis of analyst and company predictions for a company’s second-quarter results for 2004.

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