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Casella Waste Systems (CWST) Competitors

+1.34 (+1.32%)
(As of 07/12/2024 ET)


Should you be buying Casella Waste Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Casella Waste Systems include Advanced Disposal Services (ADSW), Clean Harbors (CLH), Tetra Tech (TTEK), Stericycle (SRCL), ABM Industries (ABM), SP Plus (SP), Team (TISI), Waste Connections (WCN), Waste Management (WM), and Republic Services (RSG).

Casella Waste Systems vs.

Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST) and Advanced Disposal Services (NYSE:ADSW) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, media sentiment, community ranking, valuation and earnings.

Casella Waste Systems currently has a consensus target price of $100.40, suggesting a potential downside of 2.51%. Given Casella Waste Systems' higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Casella Waste Systems is more favorable than Advanced Disposal Services.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Casella Waste Systems
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
Advanced Disposal Services
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

Casella Waste Systems has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Advanced Disposal Services. Advanced Disposal Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Casella Waste Systems, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Casella Waste Systems$1.26B4.72$25.40M$0.31332.23
Advanced Disposal Services$1.62B4.08-$6.60M$0.39187.18

Casella Waste Systems has a beta of 0.98, meaning that its share price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Advanced Disposal Services has a beta of 0.26, meaning that its share price is 74% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Casella Waste Systems received 118 more outperform votes than Advanced Disposal Services when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 67.46% of users gave Advanced Disposal Services an outperform vote while only 63.98% of users gave Casella Waste Systems an outperform vote.

Casella Waste SystemsOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Advanced Disposal ServicesOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

99.5% of Casella Waste Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 4.2% of Casella Waste Systems shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Advanced Disposal Services shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Casella Waste Systems has a net margin of 1.32% compared to Advanced Disposal Services' net margin of 0.02%. Advanced Disposal Services' return on equity of 4.90% beat Casella Waste Systems' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Casella Waste Systems1.32% 4.47% 1.84%
Advanced Disposal Services 0.02%4.90%1.29%

In the previous week, Casella Waste Systems had 6 more articles in the media than Advanced Disposal Services. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Casella Waste Systems and 0 mentions for Advanced Disposal Services. Casella Waste Systems' average media sentiment score of 0.30 beat Advanced Disposal Services' score of 0.00 indicating that Casella Waste Systems is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Casella Waste Systems Neutral
Advanced Disposal Services Neutral


Casella Waste Systems beats Advanced Disposal Services on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding CWST and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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CWST vs. The Competition

MetricCasella Waste SystemsRefuse systems IndustryIndustrial SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$5.97B$18.35B$9.18B$8.73B
Dividend YieldN/A1.22%2.06%4.03%
P/E Ratio332.2351.9819.0515.72
Price / Sales4.726.328.6883.88
Price / Cash26.5015.4017.0533.15
Price / Book5.854.233.614.46
Net Income$25.40M$522.85M$458.14M$215.59M
7 Day Performance5.17%1.96%4.60%5.35%
1 Month Performance6.86%5.60%4.05%4.39%
1 Year Performance18.47%17.13%1.17%1.77%

Casella Waste Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
Advanced Disposal Services
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
Clean Harbors
4.4985 of 5 stars
4.50 / 5 stars
+37.3%$12.21B$5.41B32.7721,021Analyst Forecast
Positive News
Tetra Tech
4.4252 of 5 stars
4.43 / 5 stars
+21.3%$10.83B$4.52B40.9827,000Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
4.3473 of 5 stars
4.35 / 5 stars
+27.7%$5.43B$2.66B-265.9113,500News Coverage
ABM Industries
3.7044 of 5 stars
3.70 / 5 stars
+20.5%$3.18B$8.10B13.27123,000Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
SP Plus
0.0461 of 5 stars
0.05 / 5 stars
+37.4%$1.07B$1.81B35.5219,900Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
1.007 of 5 stars
1.01 / 5 stars
N/A-4.5%$37.13M$862.61M-0.545,400Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Waste Connections
4.3873 of 5 stars
4.39 / 5 stars
+27.9%$46.12B$8.19B58.0422,539Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Waste Management
4.7158 of 5 stars
4.72 / 5 stars
+27.1%$85.11B$20.43B34.7348,000Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Positive News
Republic Services
4.8268 of 5 stars
4.83 / 5 stars
+33.9%$62.58B$14.96B34.8641,000Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:CWST) was last updated on 7/14/2024 by Staff

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