NASDAQ:CWST - Casella Waste Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $38.90 +0.48 (+1.25 %) (As of 05/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$38.42Today's Range$38.37 - $39.1552-Week Range$23.38 - $39.87Volume229,683 shsAverage Volume288,374 shsMarket Capitalization$1.81 billionP/E Ratio63.77Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.94 ProfileAnalyst 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, 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Refuse systems Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWST Previous Symbol CUSIP14744810 CIK911177 Webhttp://www.casella.com/ Phone802-775-0325Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio6.53 Current Ratio1.02 Quick Ratio0.96Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio63.77 Forward P/E Ratio48.63 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$660.66 million Price / Sales2.74 Cash Flow$2.5475 per share Price / Cash Flow15.27 Book Value$1.79 per share Price / Book21.73Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.61 Net Income$6.42 million Net Margins1.27% Return on Equity390.60% Return on Assets3.65%Miscellaneous Employees2,300 Outstanding Shares46,498,000Market Cap$1.81 billion Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 30th. The industrial products company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.01). The industrial products company earned $163.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $161.77 million. Casella Waste Systems had a net margin of 1.27% and a return on equity of 390.60%. The company's revenue was up 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. 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, August 1st 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 earnings per share 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 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Casella Waste Systems' stock. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Casella Waste Systems' stock price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%. 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 2 hold ratings, 1 buy rating 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? News stories about CWST stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Casella Waste Systems earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very 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? 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), Alanco Technologies (ALAN) and China Industrial Waste Management (CIWT). 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), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Ampio Pharmaceuticals (AMPE), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM) and Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP). 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 shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.77%), BlackRock Inc. (6.58%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.46%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.19%) and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.66%). 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 Voya Investment Management LLC, Ackerman Capital Advisors LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc. and Martingale Asset Management 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, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Oak Ridge Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Morgan Stanley and Geode Capital Management 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 $38.90. How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems? Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $1.81 billion and generates $660.66 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $6.42 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis. Casella Waste Systems employs 2,300 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: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 277 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 256 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 533MarketBeat'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. 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