NASDAQ:CWST - Casella Waste Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$29.33 -0.19 (-0.64 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$29.52
Today's Range$29.21 - $29.88
52-Week Range$20.81 - $34.48
Volume118,700 shs
Average Volume211,477 shs
Market Capitalization$1.27 billion
P/E Ratio43.78
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.89
Casella Waste Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically-integrated solid waste services company in the northeastern United States. The company operates through Eastern Region, Western Region, Recycling, and Other segments. It offers resource management services primarily in the areas of solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial customers. The company provides a range of non-hazardous solid waste services, including collections, transfer stations, material recovery facilities, and disposal facilities. It also processes and markets recyclable metals, aluminum, plastics, and paper and corrugated cardboard, as well as recyclables purchased from third-parties. In addition, the company is involved in commodity brokerage operations. As of January 31, 2018, it owned and/or operated 32 solid waste collection operations, 47 transfer stations, 18 recycling facilities, 9 Subtitle D landfills, 4 landfill gas-to-energy facilities, and 1 landfill permitted to accept construction and demolition materials. Casella Waste Systems, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Rutland, Vermont.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Refuse systems
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWST
Previous Symbol
CUSIP14744810
Phone802-775-0325

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.93
Quick Ratio0.88

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio43.78
Forward P/E Ratio43.13
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$599.31 million
Price / Sales2.10
Cash Flow$2.4120 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.16
Book Value($0.90) per share
Price / Book-32.59

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.67
Net Income$-21,790,000.00
Net Margins6.30%
Return on Equity-94.81%
Return on Assets4.25%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Outstanding Shares42,920,000
Market Cap$1.27 billion
OptionableOptionable

Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Casella Waste Systems' stock symbol?

Casella Waste Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CWST."

How were Casella Waste Systems' earnings last quarter?

Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The industrial products company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $172.83 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $172.77 million. Casella Waste Systems had a negative return on equity of 94.81% and a net margin of 6.30%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.30 EPS. View Casella Waste Systems' Earnings History.

When is Casella Waste Systems' next earnings date?

Casella Waste Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Casella Waste Systems.

What price target have analysts set for CWST?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Casella Waste Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Casella Waste Systems' share price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Casella Waste Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Casella Waste Systems?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Casella Waste Systems in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Casella Waste Systems.

Has Casella Waste Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CWST stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Casella Waste Systems earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Casella Waste Systems' key competitors?

Who are Casella Waste Systems' key executives?

Casella Waste Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John W. Casella, Chairman, CEO & Sec. (Age 67)
  • Mr. Edwin D. Johnson, Pres & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Edmond R. Coletta, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Christopher B. Heald, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. David L. Schmitt, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 67)

Who are Casella Waste Systems' major shareholders?

Casella Waste Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.95%), BlackRock Inc. (6.45%), Earnest Partners LLC (5.27%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (5.15%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (5.15%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.76%). Company insiders that own Casella Waste Systems stock include Christopher Heald, David L Schmitt, Douglas R Casella, Edmond Coletta, Edwin D Johnson, Emily K Nagle, Gregory B Peters, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Michael K Burke and William P Hulligan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Casella Waste Systems.

Which institutional investors are selling Casella Waste Systems stock?

CWST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Skylands Capital LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Morgan Stanley and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Casella Waste Systems company stock in the last year include Christopher Heald, David L Schmitt, Douglas R Casella, Edmond Coletta, Edwin D Johnson, Emily K Nagle, Gregory B Peters, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Michael K Burke and William P Hulligan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Casella Waste Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying Casella Waste Systems stock?

CWST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Earnest Partners LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, United Services Automobile Association, EAM Global Investors LLC, EAM Investors LLC and Lisanti Capital Growth LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Casella Waste Systems.

How do I buy shares of Casella Waste Systems?

Shares of CWST can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Casella Waste Systems' stock price today?

One share of CWST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.33.

How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $1.27 billion and generates $599.31 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-21,790,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.67 on an earnings per share basis. Casella Waste Systems employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Casella Waste Systems' official website?

The official website for Casella Waste Systems is http://www.casella.com.

How can I contact Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems' mailing address is 25 GREENS HILL ROAD, RUTLAND VT, 05701. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 802-775-0325 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ CWST)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  219 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  476
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Casella Waste Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CWST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CWST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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