NASDAQ:ECOL - US Ecology Stock Price, News & Analysis

$60.07
-1.37 (-2.23 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$59.97
Now: $60.07
$61.43
50-Day Range
$59.05
MA: $61.53
$64.45
52-Week Range
$54.24
Now: $60.07
$77.15
Volume103,800 shs
Average Volume112,254 shs
Market Capitalization$1.33 billion
P/E Ratio25.89
Dividend Yield1.17%
Beta0.47
US Ecology, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides environmental services to commercial and government entities in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates through two segments, Environmental Services, and Field & Industrial Services. The Environmental Services segment offers hazardous material management services, including transportation, recycling, treatment, and disposal of hazardous, non-hazardous, and radioactive waste at its landfill, wastewater, deep-well injection, and other treatment facilities. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Refuse systems
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ECOL
CUSIP91732J10
Phone208-331-8400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$565.93 million
Cash Flow$4.2125 per share
Book Value$16.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,700
Market Cap$1.33 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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US Ecology (NASDAQ:ECOL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is US Ecology's stock symbol?

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

How often does US Ecology pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for US Ecology?

US Ecology declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 19th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, July 26th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 18th. View US Ecology's Dividend History.

How were US Ecology's earnings last quarter?

US Ecology Inc (NASDAQ:ECOL) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 1st. The business services provider reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.61 by $0.05. The business services provider had revenue of $155.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $147.60 million. US Ecology had a net margin of 8.50% and a return on equity of 13.59%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.61 EPS. View US Ecology's Earnings History.

When is US Ecology's next earnings date?

US Ecology is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for US Ecology.

What guidance has US Ecology issued on next quarter's earnings?

US Ecology issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.09-2.41 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $583-627 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $607.33 million.

What price target have analysts set for ECOL?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for US Ecology's shares. Their predictions range from $59.00 to $71.00. On average, they anticipate US Ecology's stock price to reach $65.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for US Ecology.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for US Ecology?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for US Ecology in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for US Ecology.

Has US Ecology been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ECOL stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news 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. US Ecology earned a daily sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for US Ecology.

Are investors shorting US Ecology?

US Ecology saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,088,400 shares, an increase of 12.6% from the June 30th total of 966,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 126,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.6 days. Currently, 5.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View US Ecology's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of US Ecology's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of US Ecology own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other US Ecology investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI), HMS (HMSY), HCA Healthcare (HCA), Vocera Communications (VCRA), Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), Rollins (ROL), AT&T (T) and Visa (V).

Who are US Ecology's key executives?

US Ecology's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Feeler, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 49)
  • Mr. Eric L. Gerratt, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Simon G. Bell, Exec. VP & COO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Steven D. Welling, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 60)
  • Mr. Andrew P. Marshall, Exec. VP of Regulatory Compliance & Safety (Age 52)

Who are US Ecology's major shareholders?

US Ecology's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.43%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.35%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (5.91%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.83%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.75%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.72%). Company insiders that own US Ecology stock include Daniel Fox, Eric L Gerratt, Jeffrey R Feeler, Joe F Colvin, Katina Dorton, Simon G Bell, Stephen A Romano and Steven D Welling. View Institutional Ownership Trends for US Ecology.

Which major investors are selling US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Morgan Stanley, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, GW&K Investment Management LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold US Ecology company stock in the last year include Daniel Fox, Jeffrey R Feeler, Simon G Bell, Stephen A Romano and Steven D Welling. View Insider Buying and Selling for US Ecology.

Which major investors are buying US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Syquant Capital Sas, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Moody Aldrich Partners LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for US Ecology.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is US Ecology's stock price today?

One share of ECOL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.07.

How big of a company is US Ecology?

US Ecology has a market capitalization of $1.33 billion and generates $565.93 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $49.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.32 on an earnings per share basis. US Ecology employs 1,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About US Ecology.

What is US Ecology's official website?

The official website for US Ecology is http://www.usecology.com/.

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 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for US Ecology (NASDAQ ECOL)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  353 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  380 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  733
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about US Ecology and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ECOL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ECOL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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