Covanta Holding Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CVA)

About Covanta Holding Corp.

Covanta Holding Corp. logoCovanta Holding Corporation is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy, as well as other waste disposal and renewable energy production businesses. It operates through North America segment, which consists of waste and energy services operations located primarily in the United States and Canada. The energy-from-waste (EfW) serves over two markets as both a sustainable waste management solution and as a source of clean energy. The Company processes approximately 20 million tons of solid waste annually. The Company operates and/or have ownership positions in over 45 EfW facilities, which are primarily located in North America, and over 10 additional energy generation facilities, including other renewable energy production facilities in North America (wood biomass and hydroelectric). The Company operates EfW projects in approximately 20 states and over two Canadian provinces.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Waste Management
  • Sub-Industry: Environmental & Facilities Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CVA
  • CUSIP: 22282E10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.77
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.81
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 246.17
  • P/E Growth: -2.12
  • Market Cap: $1.91B
  • Outstanding Shares: 129,000,000
  • Beta: 0.62
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.56)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (21.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
8/9/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$17.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$18.50 -> $18.00View Rating Details
4/29/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$17.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$16.50 -> $18.50View Rating Details
2/19/2016BB&T Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price Target$19.00 -> $18.50View Rating Details
2/18/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
1/20/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$21.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
12/30/2015WedbushReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216($0.05)($0.22)$410.38 million$418.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116($0.09)($0.19)$399.58 million$403.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.14$0.03$413.53 million$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.21$0.22$405.88 million$422.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.04($0.06)$408.71 million$408.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115($0.08)($0.13)$386.41 million$383.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.15$0.06$407.50 million$435.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.21$0.26$427.80 million$414.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.02$0.06$401.44 million$432.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114($0.15)($0.03)$381.10 million$401.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.21$0.18$426.47 million$422.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.27$0.28$424.94 million$427.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.05$0.10$402.71 million$413.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013($0.13)($0.21)$393.50 million$373.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.23$0.20$430.00 million$430.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.25$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.12$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012($0.08)($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.24$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.09$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011($0.08)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.19$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169($0.13)($0.03)($0.09)
Q2 20168($0.11)$0.05($0.02)
Q3 20164$0.11$0.16$0.15
Q4 20164$0.10$0.15$0.12
Q1 20171($0.13)($0.13)($0.13)
Q2 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q3 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q1 20181($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
Q2 20181($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:6.77%
Payout Ratio:322.58% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-833.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
1,666.67% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:14.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/28/2016Ronald J BroglioDirectorSell4,500$15.78$71,010.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Robert S SilbermanDirectorBuy2,077$14.98$31,113.46View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Stephen J JonesCEOBuy15,000$13.09$196,350.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Joseph M HolstenDirectorBuy80,780$14.49$1,170,502.20View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Castro Michael Joseph DeEVPBuy10,000$15.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Anthony J OrlandoDirectorSell140,000$22.04$3,085,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Stephen J JonesCEOBuy50,000$21.15$1,057,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Peter C B BynoeDirectorSell13,334$23.86$318,149.24View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Seth MyonesCOOSell120,000$24.79$2,974,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014William PateDirectorSell6,439$23.65$152,282.35View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Jean SmithDirectorSell5,000$23.35$116,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Seth MyonesCOOSell36,206$23.49$850,478.94View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Timothy SimpsonVPSell24,686$21.84$539,142.24View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014William PateDirectorSell3,867$20.90$80,820.30View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Seth MyonesCOOSell26,883$20.56$552,714.48View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Sz Investments LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000,000$20.44$40,880,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Ronald J BroglioDirectorSell4,500$20.39$91,755.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Timothy SimpsonVPSell14,144$21.13$298,862.72View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Anthony J OrlandoCEOSell40,000$20.83$833,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Ronald J BroglioDirectorSell4,500$20.40$91,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Timothy SimpsonVPSell28,209$20.12$567,565.08View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013John KlettEVPSell30,000$20.07$602,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA)
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News IconDirector of Covanta Holding Corporation Com (NYSE:CVA), Broglio Ronald J, sells 4,500 shares worth $71,015 (NYSE:CVA) - July 29 at 8:20 AM logoCVA Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level (NYSE:CVA) - July 28 at 5:32 PM logoCOVANTA HOLDING CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:CVA) - July 28 at 4:57 PM logoEdited Transcript of CVA earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 12:30pm GMT (NYSE:CVA) - July 27 at 4:13 PM logoCovanta reports 2Q loss (NYSE:CVA) - July 26 at 6:27 PM logoCovanta Holding Corporation (NYSE:CVA) Cash Balance At $171 Millions - Stocks Daily (NYSE:CVA) - July 26 at 4:26 PM logoQ2 2016 Covanta Holding Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:CVA) - July 26 at 7:07 AM logoCovanta Holding Corporation (CVA) Shares are Down -0.41% - Trade Calls (NYSE:CVA) - July 25 at 3:44 PM
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Covanta Holding Corp. (NYSE:CVA) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by Staff