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NASDAQ:CWSTCasella Waste Systems Stock Price, Forecast & News

$56.60
+0.59 (+1.05 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$55.74
Now: $56.60
$57.06
50-Day Range
$48.07
MA: $52.35
$56.91
52-Week Range
$34.35
Now: $56.60
$59.68
Volume180,621 shs
Average Volume239,238 shs
Market Capitalization$2.73 billion
P/E Ratio78.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1
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, Western, 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, 2019, it owned and/or operated 37 solid waste collection operations, 49 transfer stations, 18 recycling facilities, 8 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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Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.23 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Refuse systems
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWST
CUSIP14744810
Phone802-775-0325

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$743.29 million
Cash Flow$2.73 per share
Book Value$2.71 per share

Profitability

Net Income$31.65 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,500
Market Cap$2.73 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$56.60
+0.59 (+1.05 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Casella Waste Systems' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Casella Waste Systems' stock was trading at $46.81 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CWST shares have increased by 20.9% and is now trading at $56.60.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 2 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Casella Waste Systems' next earnings date?

Casella Waste Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were Casella Waste Systems' earnings last quarter?

Casella Waste Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 3rd. The industrial products company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.21. The industrial products company earned $188.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $183.16 million. Casella Waste Systems had a return on equity of 36.07% and a net margin of 4.52%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.27 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Casella Waste Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Casella Waste Systems updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $755-770 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $760.66 million.

What price target have analysts set for CWST?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Casella Waste Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Casella Waste Systems' share price to reach $52.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.8%.
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Has Casella Waste Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CWST stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Casella Waste Systems earned a media sentiment score of -4.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the industrial products company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,350,000 shares, a decrease of 11.2% from the July 15th total of 1,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 283,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.8 days. Approximately 2.9% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Casella Waste Systems' key competitors?

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), AbbVie (ABBV), Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Mastercard (MA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Zoetis (ZTS) and Adobe (ADBE).

Who are Casella Waste Systems' key executives?

Casella Waste Systems' management team includes the following 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)

What is Casella Waste Systems' stock symbol?

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

Who are Casella Waste Systems' major shareholders?

Casella Waste Systems' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (4.24%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.75%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (1.43%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.82%), Oak Ridge Investments LLC (0.55%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.48%). Company insiders that own Casella Waste Systems stock include Christopher Heald, David L Schmitt, Douglas R Casella, Edmond Coletta, Edwin D Johnson, Emily Nagle Green, Gregory B Peters, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Joseph Doody, Michael K Burke and William P Hulligan.
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Which major investors are selling Casella Waste Systems stock?

CWST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Americas Securities LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., GW&K Investment Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Oak Ridge Investments LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, UBS Group AG, and New York State Common Retirement Fund. 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 Nagle Green, Gregory B Peters, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Joseph Doody, Michael K Burke, and William P Hulligan.
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Which major investors are buying Casella Waste Systems stock?

CWST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, K.J. Harrison & Partners Inc, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Swiss National Bank, Principal Financial Group Inc., ProShare Advisors LLC, and Integrated Investment Consultants LLC.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Casella Waste Systems' stock price today?

One share of CWST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.60.

How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $2.73 billion and generates $743.29 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $31.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.85 on an earnings per share basis. Casella Waste Systems employs 2,500 workers across the globe.

What is Casella Waste Systems' official website?

The official website for Casella Waste Systems is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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