The bug slayer's shareholders have larger dividends coming their way.
News & Analysis: Rollins
But a pace of acquisitions resulting in one-time cost increases led to a Q4 earnings miss.
ROL earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2019.
But there could be a catch to all this growth.
Rollins' return to earnings growth in the third quarter helped the stock post double-digit gains last month.
The pest-control specialist returned to form as higher sales and profits once again beat year-ago results.
Earnings continued to separate winners from losers even as indexes moved only modestly higher.
ROL earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2019.
The pest control special has been on a 19-year buying spree that may finally be catching up with it.
CEO Gary Rollins says the pest control specialist will remain on the hunt for new deals.