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

$54.54
-0.45 (-0.82 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$54.36
Now: $54.55
$55.23
50-Day Range
$53.79
MA: $56.19
$57.91
52-Week Range
$53.43
Now: $54.55
$67.24
Volume67,919 shs
Average Volume137,052 shs
Market Capitalization$1.20 billion
P/E Ratio24.03
Dividend Yield1.31%
Beta0.55
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$4.25 per share
Book Value$16.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,700
Market Cap$1.20 billion
Next Earnings Date2/20/2020 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 17th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, January 24th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 16th. View US Ecology's Dividend History.

How were US Ecology's earnings last quarter?

US Ecology Inc (NASDAQ:ECOL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 30th. The business services provider reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.01. The business services provider had revenue of $167.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $161.25 million. US Ecology had a net margin of 8.22% and a return on equity of 13.61%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.61 earnings per share. 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, February 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for US Ecology.

What price target have analysts set for ECOL?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for US Ecology's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect US Ecology's share price to reach $63.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for US Ecology.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for US Ecology?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for US Ecology in the last year. There are currently 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?

Media coverage about ECOL stock has trended negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. US Ecology earned a media sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines 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 effect on the stock'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 December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,240,000 shares, an increase of 6.9% from the December 15th total of 1,160,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 178,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.9 days. Approximately 6.6% of the company's stock 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?

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 Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (1.26%), Zazove Associates LLC (0.88%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.09%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.05%), 6 Meridian (0.04%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). 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 major investors are buying US Ecology stock?

ECOL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zazove Associates LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, 6 Meridian and New York State Teachers Retirement System. 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 $54.55.

How big of a company is US Ecology?

US Ecology has a market capitalization of $1.20 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:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  420 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  795
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 1/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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