Waste Management Company Profile (NYSE:WM)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Waste Management (NYSE:WM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.55)
Consensus Price Target: $62.60 (6.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/18/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/14/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$67.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/30/2016WedbushReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetIn -> In-Line$60.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageNeutral$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageNeutral$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/23/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$58.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/23/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$62.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/17/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/6/2015Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageOutperform$61.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/30/2014MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$50.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016Q216$0.71$3.40 billionListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2016Q116$0.55$0.58$3.08 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2016Q415$0.68$0.71$3.30 billion$3.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015Q315$0.71$0.74$3.42 billion$3.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$0.63$0.67$3.33 billion$3.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q115$0.49$0.49$3.18 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2015Q414$0.61$0.67$3.52 billion$3.44 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014Q314$0.68$0.72$3.66 billion$3.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2014Q214$0.59$0.60$3.61 billion$3.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q114$0.44$0.49$3.41 billion$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2014Q413$0.60$0.56$3.58 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013Q313$0.62$0.62$3.60 billion$3.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.55$0.54$3.55 billion$3.53 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.41$0.40$3.36 billion$3.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.60$0.57$3.38 billion$3.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2012$0.60$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2012$0.53$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012$0.41$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/16/2012$0.61$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2011$0.61$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2011$0.66$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2011$0.57$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2011$0.59$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.52$0.57$0.55
Q2 20166$0.69$0.74$0.71
Q3 20164$0.78$0.80$0.79
Q4 20165$0.71$0.74$0.73
Q1 20172$0.58$0.67$0.63
Q2 20172$0.73$0.76$0.75
Q3 20172$0.80$0.83$0.82
Q4 20172$0.78$0.82$0.80
Q1 20181$0.72$0.72$0.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:2.44%
Payout Ratio:64.82% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
58.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
53.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:2.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/11/2016quarterly$0.412.65%6/1/20166/3/20166/17/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2016quarterly$0.412.94%3/3/20163/7/20163/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2015quarterly$0.392.87%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2015quarterly$0.392.98%9/10/20159/14/20159/24/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/11/2015quarterly$0.393.11%6/3/20156/5/20156/19/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015quarterly$0.392.82%3/5/20153/9/20153/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/10/2014quarterly$0.383.04%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/21/2014quarterly$0.383.23%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2014quarterly$0.383.4%6/4/20146/6/20146/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2014quarterly$0.383.67%3/6/20143/10/20143/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2013quarterly$0.373.3%12/2/201312/4/201312/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/22/2013quarterly$0.373.47%9/4/20139/6/20139/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2013quarterly$0.373.54%6/5/20136/7/20136/21/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2013quarterly$0.373.99%3/7/20133/11/20133/22/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/19/2016Thomas H WeidemeyerDirectorSell449$67.58$30,343.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/18/2016Frank M ClarkDirectorSell449$67.21$30,177.29View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/26/2016Jeff M. HarrisSVPSell15,800$61.04$964,432.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/23/2016Don P CarpenterVPSell1,200$60.61$72,732.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2016Barry H CaldwellSVPSell15,234$62.00$944,508.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2016Jeff M HarrisSVPSell62,927$60.07$3,780,024.89View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016Don P CarpenterVPSell2,000$59.56$119,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016John J MorrisSVPSell33,914$59.57$2,020,256.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2016Puneet BhasinEVPSell23,565$59.59$1,404,238.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2016Don P CarpenterVPSell619$57.70$35,716.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/9/2016James C Fish JrCFOSell562$57.76$32,461.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2016Barry H CaldwellSVPSell12,785$56.02$716,215.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/22/2016Jeff M HarrisSVPSell24,662$55.78$1,375,646.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2016Don P CarpenterVPSell978$55.57$54,347.46View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2016Puneet BhasinEVPSell2,693$55.64$149,838.52View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/20/2016Thomas H. WeidemeyerDirectorSell589$51.55$30,362.95View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/19/2016W Robert ReumDirectorSell994$52.44$52,125.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015Puneet BhasinEVPSell5,526$54.24$299,730.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/8/2015Barry H. CaldwellSVPSell4,262$52.04$221,794.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/17/2015Mark E SchwartzVPSell4,983$52.05$259,365.15View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2015James C Fish JrCFOSell54,143$51.92$2,811,104.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/16/2015W Robert ReumDirectorSell1,072$48.64$52,142.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2015Jeff M HarrisSVPSell26,259$50.01$1,313,212.59View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015Barry H CaldwellSVPSell45,039$54.65$2,461,381.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2015Mark E SchwartzVPSell30,400$54.27$1,649,808.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2015Don P CarpenterVPSell2,123$54.56$115,830.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015James E Trevathan JrEVPSell2,564$54.73$140,327.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015Puneet BhasinSVPSell1,330$54.75$72,817.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/16/2015W Robert ReumDirectorSell1,037$51.74$53,654.38View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2014Don P CarpenterVPSell1,000$48.49$48,490.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2014Puneet BhasinSVPSell48,323$48.57$2,347,048.11View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2014Jeff M HarrisSVPSell97,204$46.79$4,548,175.16View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2014Devina A RankinVPSell5,541$46.73$258,930.93View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/20/2014Jeff M HarrisSVPSell43,918$46.61$2,047,017.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/18/2014Barry H CaldwellSVPSell30,049$46.04$1,383,455.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2014John J MorrisSVPSell1,007$44.23$44,539.61View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/1/2014Don P CarpenterVPSell17,000$44.62$758,540.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/17/2014Frank M ClarkDirectorSell702$44.34$31,126.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/16/2014W Robert ReumDirectorSell1,203$44.62$53,677.86View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/16/2014W Robert ReumDirectorSell1,194$43.09$51,449.46View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2013Don CarpenterVPSell1,000$34.45$34,450.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2013David A AardsmaInsiderSell16,356$44.22$723,262.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2013Devina A RankinVPSell6,150$42.52$261,498.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/17/2013Mark A WeidmanInsiderSell13,357$42.28$564,733.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2013Puneet BhasinSVPSell26,250$42.00$1,102,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/10/2013Mark E SchwartzVPSell2,685$41.14$110,460.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/22/2013Barry H CaldwellSVPSell8,565$38.00$325,470.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/23/2012Grace CowanVPSell1,351$34.34$46,393.34View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/9/2012David A AardsmaInsiderSell15,540$34.96$543,278.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Waste Management (NYSE:WM)
DateHeadline
07/22/16 07:05 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 07:05 PMCapital International Investors Increased Waste Management INC (NYSE:WM) by $47.06 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 07:05 PMStock Performance to Track: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - News Oracle
07/22/16 10:11 AMUpcoming Earnings Report: Waste Management (NYSE:WM) - The Voice Registrar
07/22/16 10:11 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) from Industrial Goods - The Daily Leicester
07/21/16 07:38 PMWaste Management Inc (NYSE:WM) Upside Stock Technicals at Extreme Strength - CML News
07/21/16 10:07 AMWaste Management Inc (NYSE:WM) nearing 52-week high, short interest ramping up - Street Report
07/21/16 10:07 AMStocks Worth Mentioning Ratings-Wise: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), Workday Inc (NYSE:WDAY) - Review Fortune
07/21/16 10:07 AMAnalyst Recommended Stock: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - News Oracle
07/21/16 10:07 AMGarland Capital Management Inc Lowers stake in Waste Management (WM) - Trade Calls
07/20/16 08:23 PMHigher Margins, Organic Growth Deliver Premium Multiples For Waste Connections
07/20/16 08:23 PMDirector of Waste Management (NYSE:WM), Pope John C, sells 449 shares worth $30,179
07/20/16 08:23 PMAcadian Asset Management LLC Sold A Little More Waste Management, Inc. Common S (WM) Stock In The Last Quarter
07/20/16 10:09 AMStocks in the Spotlight: Yahoo! (YHOO), PDL BioPharma (PDLI), Waste Management (WM) - iStreetWire
07/20/16 10:09 AMStock Strength in Focus for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 10:09 AMTrust Co Of Virginia Va buys $7127120 stake in Waste Management (WM) - TheFounders Daily
07/19/16 07:28 PMStock Positive on the Year: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - TGP
07/19/16 07:28 PMShares Positive Over the Past Month: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - TGP
07/19/16 07:28 PMStock Check-In at the Close: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - TGP
07/19/16 07:28 PMLatest Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Target Price Suggests Stock Is Worth $66.89/Share - Review Fortune
07/19/16 07:28 PMDeroy Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc Lowers stake in Waste Management (WM) - Trade Calls
07/18/16 05:25 AMWaste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)'s Growth Projection - RealistInvestor.com
07/17/16 06:38 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Fiscal Standard
07/17/16 05:25 AMShares Moving Down on the Week: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Engelwood Daily
07/17/16 05:25 AMShare Performance Summary for: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Press Telegraph
07/16/16 11:43 AM3 Dividend Stocks You May Be Overlooking - W.W. Grainger, Waste Management, and Magellan Midstream Partners may not get much attention from Wall Street, but they are capable of crushing the market.
07/15/16 06:18 PMCapital International Investors Increased Waste Management INC (NYSE:WM) by $47.06 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 06:18 PMBroker Outlook For Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 06:18 PMWaste Management Inc Realized Volatility Hits Extremely Low Level - CML News
07/15/16 06:18 PMWaste Management Inc. (WM) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 13 - Equities.com
07/15/16 12:38 PMWaste Management Inc. (WM) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 13
07/14/16 10:55 AMOverview of Price Moves: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) , Tenaris S.A. (NYSE:TS) - Street Updates
07/14/16 10:55 AMAnalyst Ratings Buzz: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - News Oracle
07/13/16 07:36 PMConsensus Target and Stock Rating Report: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 07:31 PMStock Hovering in Overbought Territory: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 07:31 PMUpdate on Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) for the day - Twin County News
07/12/16 07:31 PMIs Waste Management, Inc.(NYSE: WM), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/12/16 10:28 AMResume_Priyadarshini Pawar_QA
07/12/16 10:28 AMMilwaukee sewerage district doubles down on landfill gas plan
07/11/16 05:27 AMCompany Shares of Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Rally 1.72% - TheFounders Daily
07/10/16 06:18 PMStock on the Rise for the Quarter: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Engelwood Daily
07/10/16 06:18 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 06:18 PMWaste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Receives Update on Growth Forecast - RealistInvestor.com
07/09/16 06:27 PMNoticeable Analyst's ideas: Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) , Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - Street Updates
07/09/16 06:27 PMPerformance Overview of the company: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) - News Oracle
07/09/16 06:26 PMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Waste Management, Inc., WM - The Daily Leicester
07/08/16 10:05 AMLawsuit takes aim at Waste Management's franchise agreement in Reno, NV
07/08/16 10:05 AMMarket Update (NYSE:WM): Waste Management Sets Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call
07/07/16 07:21 PMCypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ:CY) & Waste Management, (NYSE:WM) Stocks in Focus - Money News (press release)
07/07/16 07:21 PMCompany Stock Focus for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM): Which Way Will Shares Head? - Press Telegraph

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About Waste Management

Waste Management logoWaste Management, Inc. is a holding company. The Company provides waste management environmental services. The Company's segments include Solid Waste, which includes its 17 Areas aggregated into three tiers, and Other. The Company's Solid Waste business is operated and managed locally by its subsidiaries that focuses on geographic areas and provides collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery, and disposal services. Through its subsidiaries, it also develops, operates and owns landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States. It owns or operates approximately 250 landfill sites, which is the network of landfills in North America. It also uses waste to create energy, recovering the gas produced naturally as waste decomposes in landfills and using the gas in generators to make electricity. The Company, as a recycler in North America, handles materials that include paper, cardboard, glass, plastic and metal.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Waste Management
  • Sub-Industry: Environmental & Facilities Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WM
  • CUSIP: 94106L10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $67.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $64.93
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $58.94
  • P/E Ratio: 26.71
  • P/E Growth: 2.68
  • Market Cap: $29.85B
  • Beta: 0.58
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.81 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.06 EPS
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