NASDAQ:CWST - Casella Waste Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $35.18 +1.63 (+4.86 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$33.55Today's Range$32.45 - $35.3652-Week Range$22.15 - $35.58Volume641,418 shsAverage Volume314,484 shsMarket Capitalization$1.51 billionP/E Ratio52.51Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.9 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 CIK911177 Webwww.casella.com Phone802-775-0325Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.93 Quick Ratio0.88Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio52.51 Forward P/E Ratio56.74 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$599.31 million Price / Sales2.52 Cash Flow$2.4499 per share Price / Cash Flow14.36 Book Value($0.90) per share Price / Book-39.09Profitability 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 Shares42,932,000Market Cap$1.51 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) 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 earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $174.72 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $172.12 million. Casella Waste Systems had a net margin of 6.30% and a negative return on equity of 94.81%. Casella Waste Systems's revenue for the quarter was up 15.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.11 earnings per share. 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Casella Waste Systems. What guidance has Casella Waste Systems issued on next quarter's earnings? Casella Waste Systems updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $710-725 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $718.62 million. What price target have analysts set for CWST? 4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Casella Waste Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Casella Waste Systems' stock price to reach $31.6667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Casella Waste Systems. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Casella Waste Systems? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Casella Waste Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 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 stories about CWST stock have been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Casella Waste Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Casella Waste Systems include Waste Management (WM), Republic Services (RSG), Waste Connections (WCN), Veolia Environnement (VEOEY), Advanced Disposal Services (ADSW), US Ecology (ECOL), China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT) and Alanco Technologies (ALAN). What other stocks do shareholders of Casella Waste Systems own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Casella Waste Systems investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP), NGL Energy Partners (NGL), Medley Capital (MCC) and SandRidge Mississippian Trust II (SDR). Who are Casella Waste Systems' key executives? Casella Waste Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John W. Casella, Chairman, CEO & Sec. (Age 68)Mr. Edwin D. Johnson, Pres & COO (Age 62)Mr. Edmond R. Coletta, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)Mr. Christopher B. Heald, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)Mr. David L. Schmitt, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 68) Who are Casella Waste Systems' major shareholders? Casella Waste Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.75%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (4.00%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.71%), Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (1.82%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.63%). 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 major investors are selling Casella Waste Systems stock? CWST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Boston Advisors LLC, Portolan Capital Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, James Investment Research Inc. and Millennium 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 major investors are buying Casella Waste Systems stock? CWST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Ackerman Capital Advisors LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Impax Asset Management Group plc, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., BlackRock Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $35.18. How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems? Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $1.51 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 267 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 234 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 501MarketBeat'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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?