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US Ecology Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ECOL)

$63.06
+1.05 (+1.69 %)
(As of 10/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$62.57
Now: $63.06
$63.78
50-Day Range
$57.31
MA: $62.25
$65.51
52-Week Range
$54.24
Now: $63.06
$75.62
Volume117,061 shs
Average Volume99,742 shs
Market Capitalization$1.39 billion
P/E Ratio27.18
Dividend Yield1.16%
Beta0.56
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$4.36 per share
Book Value$16.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,700
Market Cap$1.39 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 Tuesday, October 1st. Investors of record on Friday, October 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, October 25th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 17th. 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 earned $155.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $147.60 million. US Ecology had a net margin of 8.50% and a return on equity of 13.59%. The firm's revenue was up 13.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $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 (EPS) guidance of $2.09-2.41 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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 1-year price targets for US Ecology's stock. Their predictions range from $59.00 to $71.00. On average, they expect US Ecology's share price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% 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?

News articles about ECOL stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. US Ecology earned a news sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for US Ecology.

Are investors shorting US Ecology?

US Ecology saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,380,000 shares, an increase of 9.5% from the August 30th total of 1,260,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 101,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 13.6 days. Currently, 6.3% of the company's shares are short sold. 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), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), Rollins (ROL), AT&T (T), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Generac (GNRC) and SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%) and First Hawaiian Bank (0.02%). Company insiders that own US Ecology stock include Daniel Fox, Eric L Gerratt, Jeffrey R Feeler, Joe F Colvin, Simon G Bell, Stephen A Romano and Steven D Welling. View Institutional Ownership Trends for US Ecology.

Which institutional investors are buying US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue and First Hawaiian Bank. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is US Ecology's stock price today?

One share of ECOL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.06.

How big of a company is US Ecology?

US Ecology has a market capitalization of $1.39 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:  359 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  391 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  750
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 10/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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