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

+0.78 (+1.44 %)
(As of 02/20/2020 02:59 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $54.89
50-Day Range
MA: $50.29
52-Week Range
Now: $54.89
Volume194,819 shs
Average Volume223,570 shs
Market Capitalization$2.62 billion
P/E Ratio365.93
Dividend YieldN/A
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Refuse systems
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CWST



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$660.66 million
Cash Flow$2.57 per share
Book Value($0.37) per share


Net Income$6.42 million


Market Cap$2.62 billion
Next Earnings Date2/20/2020 (Confirmed)

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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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The industrial products company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The industrial products company had revenue of $198.55 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $192.60 million. Casella Waste Systems had a net margin of 1.23% and a return on equity of 50.45%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 14.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business 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, February 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Casella Waste Systems.

What price target have analysts set for CWST?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Casella Waste Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Casella Waste Systems' share price to reach $45.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.7%. 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 1 hold rating, 2 buy 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?

News stories about CWST stock have been trending extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Casella Waste Systems earned a media sentiment score of -4.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Casella Waste Systems.

Are investors shorting Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,140,000 shares, an increase of 12.9% from the January 15th total of 1,010,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 214,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.3 days. Currently, 2.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Casella Waste Systems' Current Options Chain.

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), Ampio Pharmaceuticals (AMPE), Ford Motor (F), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL) and Goldman Sachs Group (GS).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.30%), Earnest Partners LLC (5.12%), Fred Alger Management LLC (3.92%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (2.10%), State Street Corp (1.96%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.73%). 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, Emily Nagle Green, Gregory B Peters, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Joseph Doody, 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., California Public Employees Retirement System, Oak Ridge Investments LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of America Corp DE and UBS Group AG. 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, James F Callahan Jr, John W Casella, Joseph Doody, 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 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, FMR LLC, Earnest Partners LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Casella Waste Systems' stock price today?

One share of CWST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.89.

How big of a company is Casella Waste Systems?

Casella Waste Systems has a market capitalization of $2.62 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.View Additional Information About Casella Waste Systems.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  307 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  315 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  622
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 2/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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