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

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$27.97 +0.05 (+0.18 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.92
Today's Range$27.79 - $28.07
52-Week Range$16.01 - $29.75
Volume114,500 shs
Average Volume219,845 shs
Market Capitalization$1.24 billion
P/E Ratio41.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.94
Casella Waste Systems logoCasella 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
SymbolNASDAQ:CWST
CUSIP14744810
Phone802-775-0325

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-14.47
Current Ratio1.01
Quick Ratio0.94

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio41.57
Forward P/E Ratio41.75
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$599.31 million
Price / Sales2.00
Cash Flow$2.3623 per share
Price / Cash11.84
Book Value($0.90) per share
Price / Book-31.08

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.67
Net Income$-21,790,000.00
Net Margins4.79%
Return on Equity-63.60%
Return on Assets4.39%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Outstanding Shares42,750,000
Market Cap$1.24 billion

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The industrial products company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. The industrial products company earned $165.65 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $158.95 million. Casella Waste Systems had a negative return on equity of 63.60% and a net margin of 4.79%. Casella Waste Systems's revenue for the quarter was up 7.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.25 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 Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Casella Waste Systems.

What price target have analysts set for CWST?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Casella Waste Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Casella Waste Systems' share price to reach $27.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.7%. 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 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Casella Waste Systems.

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)

Has Casella Waste Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CWST stock have trended somewhat negative on Monday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Casella Waste Systems earned a daily sentiment score of -0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 48.37 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Casella Waste Systems.

Who are Casella Waste Systems' major shareholders?

Casella Waste Systems' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.05%), BlackRock Inc. (6.40%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (4.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.78%), Earnest Partners LLC (4.30%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.21%). 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 Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Skylands Capital LLC, Portolan Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Aristotle Capital Boston LLC and Globeflex Capital L P. 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 Earnest Partners LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Macquarie Group Ltd., Federated Investors Inc. PA, First Trust Advisors LP, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC and United Services Automobile Association. 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 $27.97.

How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $1.24 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.

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:  241 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  451
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 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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