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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

US Ecology Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.04 (-0.14%)
(As of 01/21/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
411,236 shs
Average Volume
159,210 shs
Market Capitalization
$915.42 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About US Ecology

US Ecology, Inc. engages in the provision of environmental services to commercial and government entities. It operates through the following segments: Waste Solutions; Field Services; and Energy Waste. The Waste Solutions segment include a range of specialty material management services including transportation, recycling, treatment and disposal of hazardous, non-hazardous, E&P and radioactive waste at company-owned landfill, wastewater, deep-well injection, and other treatment facilities. The Field Services segment offers specialty field services and total waste management solutions to commercial and industrial facilities and to government entities through 10-day transfer facilities and at customer sites, both domestic, and international. The Energy Waste segment provides safe and compliant energy waste management and critical support services to up-stream oil and gas customers in the Permian and Eagle Ford basins primarily operating in Texas. The company was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Boise, ID.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Refuse systems
Environmental & Facilities Services
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$933.85 million
Cash Flow
$16.14 per share
Book Value
$19.10 per share


Net Income
$-389.36 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$915.42 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

193rd out of 455 stocks

Refuse Systems Industry

6th out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

US Ecology (NASDAQ:ECOL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is US Ecology a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for US Ecology in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" US Ecology stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ECOL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has US Ecology's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

US Ecology's stock was trading at $33.91 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ECOL stock has decreased by 14.3% and is now trading at $29.05.
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Are investors shorting US Ecology?

US Ecology saw a decrease in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 519,100 shares, a decrease of 26.1% from the December 15th total of 702,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 170,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is US Ecology's next earnings date?

US Ecology is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 24th 2022.
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How were US Ecology's earnings last quarter?

US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 5th. The business services provider reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $257.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $244.84 million. US Ecology had a negative net margin of 9.37% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.24%. US Ecology's revenue was up 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.25 earnings per share.
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What guidance has US Ecology issued on next quarter's earnings?

US Ecology updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, December, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.220-$0.410 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.340. The company issued revenue guidance of $960 million-$990 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $963.05 million.

What price target have analysts set for ECOL?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for US Ecology's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate US Ecology's share price to reach $34.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are US Ecology's key executives?

US Ecology's management team includes the following people:
  • Jeffrey R. Feeler, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Simon G. Bell, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Eric L. Gerratt, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Frank Russo, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Andrew P. Marshall, Executive VP-Regulatory Compliance & Safety

What other stocks do shareholders of US Ecology own?

What is US Ecology's stock symbol?

US Ecology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ECOL."

Who are US Ecology's major shareholders?

US Ecology's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Huntington National Bank (0.01%) and FourThought Financial LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own US Ecology stock include Daniel Fox, E Renae Conley, Jeffrey R Feeler, Katina Dorton and Stephen A Romano.
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Which major investors are selling US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and FourThought Financial LLC.
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Which major investors are buying US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Huntington National Bank. Company insiders that have bought US Ecology stock in the last two years include Daniel Fox, E Renae Conley, Jeffrey R Feeler, Katina Dorton, and Stephen A Romano.
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How do I buy shares of US Ecology?

Shares of ECOL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is US Ecology's stock price today?

One share of ECOL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.05.

How much money does US Ecology make?

US Ecology has a market capitalization of $915.42 million and generates $933.85 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-389.36 million in net income (profit) each year or ($2.92) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does US Ecology have?

US Ecology employs 3,600 workers across the globe.

When was US Ecology founded?

US Ecology was founded in 1952.

What is US Ecology's official website?

The official website for US Ecology is www.usecology.com.

Where are US Ecology's headquarters?

How can I contact US Ecology?

US Ecology's mailing address is 101 SOUTH. CAPITOL BLVD. SUITE 1000, BOISE ID, 83702. The business services provider can be reached via phone at (208) 331-8400, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 208-331-7900.

This page was last updated on 1/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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