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NYSE:CVACovanta Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.30 (+3.05 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.15
50-Day Range
MA: $9.45
52-Week Range
Now: $10.15
Volume1.00 million shs
Average Volume776,241 shs
Market Capitalization$1.34 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.25%
Covanta Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides waste and energy services to municipal entities primarily in the United States and Canada. It owns and operates infrastructure for the conversion of waste to energy, as well as engages in related waste transport and disposal, and other renewable energy production businesses. The company disposes waste and generates electricity and/or steam; sells metal recovered during the energy-from-waste (EfW) process; and offers waste management solutions, such as site clean-up, wastewater treatment, pharmaceutical and healthcare solutions, transportation and logistics, recycling, and depackaging. It owns and operates 44 EfW facilities; 16 waste transfer stations, 20 material processing facilities, 4 landfills, and 1 regional metals recycling facility. Covanta Holding Corporation has a strategic partnership with the Green Investment Group Limited to develop, fund, and own EfW projects in Ireland and the United Kingdom. The company was formerly known as Danielson Holding Corporation and changed its name to Covanta Holding Corporation in September 2005. Covanta Holding Corporation was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.43 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric, gas & sanitary services
Sub-IndustryEnvironmental & Facilities Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.87 billion
Cash Flow$1.85 per share
Book Value$2.12 per share


Net Income$10 million


Market Cap$1.34 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
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Covanta (NYSE:CVA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Covanta's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Covanta's stock was trading at $10.95 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CVA stock has decreased by 7.3% and is now trading at $10.15.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Covanta?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Covanta in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Covanta's next earnings date?

Covanta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were Covanta's earnings last quarter?

Covanta Holding Corp (NYSE:CVA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The energy company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.19) by $0.09. The energy company earned $454 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $450.27 million. Covanta had a negative net margin of 1.01% and a negative return on equity of 5.69%.
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How often does Covanta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Covanta?

Covanta declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 26th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, July 10th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 25th.
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What price target have analysts set for CVA?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Covanta's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $16.00. On average, they anticipate Covanta's share price to reach $11.93 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has Covanta been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CVA stock have trended very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates 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 five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Covanta earned a news impact score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.
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Who are some of Covanta's key competitors?

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), General Electric (GE), IBM (IBM), Newell Brands (NWL) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Covanta's key executives?

Covanta's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Stephen J. Jones, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Bradford J. Helgeson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Simpson, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Derek W. Veenhof, Exec. VP of Asset Management (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael Joseph de Castro, Exec. VP of Supply Chain (Age 56)

What is Covanta's stock symbol?

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

Who are Covanta's major shareholders?

Covanta's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.90%), Raymond James & Associates (0.56%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.55%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.41%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.37%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.35%). Company insiders that own Covanta stock include Castro Michael Joseph De, Linda J Fisher, Matthew Mulcahy, Paul E Stauder, Robert S Silberman, Ronald J Broglio and Timothy Simpson.
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Which major investors are selling Covanta stock?

CVA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Coastline Trust Co, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., WASHINGTON TRUST Co, Raymond James Trust N.A., and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Covanta company stock in the last year include Linda J Fisher, and Ronald J Broglio.
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Which major investors are buying Covanta stock?

CVA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Duality Advisers LP, UBS Group AG, Moody National Bank Trust Division, Alps Advisors Inc., Swiss National Bank, and Trexquant Investment LP. Company insiders that have bought Covanta stock in the last two years include Castro Michael Joseph De, and Robert S Silberman.
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How do I buy shares of Covanta?

Shares of CVA 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 Covanta's stock price today?

One share of CVA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.15.

How big of a company is Covanta?

Covanta has a market capitalization of $1.34 billion and generates $1.87 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.07 on an earnings per share basis. Covanta employs 4,000 workers across the globe.

What is Covanta's official website?

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

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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