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Covanta Stock Forecast, Price & News

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(As of 11/30/2021)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
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Average Volume
1.27 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.69 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Covanta

Covanta Holding Corp. engages in the operation and ownership of infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy, related waste transport and disposal, and other renewable energy production businesses. It operates large-scale energy-from-waste and renewable energy projects. The company was founded on April 16, 1992 and is headquartered in Morristown, NJ.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric, gas & sanitary services
Environmental & Facilities Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.90 billion
Cash Flow
$1.52 per share
Book Value
$2.35 per share


Net Income
$-28 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.69 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

117th out of 347 stocks

Electric, Gas & Sanitary Services Industry

4th out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Covanta (NYSE:CVA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Covanta a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Covanta in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Covanta stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CVA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Covanta's next earnings date?

Covanta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 17th 2022.
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How were Covanta's earnings last quarter?

Covanta Holding Co. (NYSE:CVA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 28th. The energy company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.04. The energy company earned $539 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $517 million. Covanta had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.29% and a net margin of 1.23%. The company's revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.04 earnings per share.
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How often does Covanta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Covanta?

Covanta announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, October 15th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 6th.
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Is Covanta a good dividend stock?

Covanta pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.58%. The dividend payout ratio of Covanta is 177.78%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Covanta will have a dividend payout ratio of 128.00% in the coming year. This indicates that Covanta may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CVA?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Covanta's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $20.25. On average, they anticipate Covanta's share price to reach $18.83 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.0%.
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Who are Covanta's key executives?

Covanta's management team includes the following people:
  • Michael W. Ranger, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Derek W. Veenhof, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Bradford J. Helgeson, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Timothy John Simpson, Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP
  • Thomas L. Kenyon, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel

What is Steve Jones' approval rating as Covanta's CEO?

54 employees have rated Covanta CEO Steve Jones on Glassdoor.com. Steve Jones has an approval rating of 92% among Covanta's employees. This puts Steve Jones in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Covanta own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Covanta investors own include AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Intel (INTC), CVS Health (CVS), International Business Machines (IBM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), General Electric (GE) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

What is Covanta's stock symbol?

Covanta trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CVA."

What is Covanta's stock price today?

One share of CVA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.26.

How much money does Covanta make?

Covanta has a market capitalization of $2.69 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $-28 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.18 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Covanta have?

Covanta employs 4,000 workers across the globe.

What is Covanta's official website?

The official website for Covanta is www.covanta.com.

Where are Covanta's headquarters?

Covanta is headquartered at 445 South Street, Morristown NJ, 07960.

How can I contact Covanta?

Covanta's mailing address is 445 South Street, Morristown NJ, 07960. The energy company can be reached via phone at (862) 345-5000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 973-882-7076.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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