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NYSE:WCN

Waste Connections Stock Forecast, Price & News

$134.21
+1.26 (+0.95 %)
(As of 10/22/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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$132.89
$134.38
50-Day Range
$124.30
$132.31
52-Week Range
$97.02
$134.38
Volume648,995 shs
Average Volume824,479 shs
Market Capitalization$34.97 billion
P/E Ratio56.16
Dividend Yield0.63%
Beta0.71
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About Waste Connections

Waste Connections, Inc. engages in the provision of solid waste services. Its services include waste collection, transfer, disposal, treatment and recycling. It also provides non-hazardous exploration and production, waste treatment, recovery and disposal services. The company was founded by Ronald J. Mittelstaedt on September 9, 1997 and is headquartered in Woodbridge, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Refuse systems
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
18,933
Year Founded
1997

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.45 billion
Cash Flow
$5.63 per share
Book Value
$26.11 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$204.68 million

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap
$34.97 billion
Next Earnings Date
10/27/2021 (Confirmed)
Optionable
Optionable

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.40 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

55th out of 399 stocks

Refuse Systems Industry

3rd out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.6Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Waste Connections a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waste Connections in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Waste Connections stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Waste Connections?

Wall Street analysts have given Waste Connections a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Waste Connections wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Waste Connections' next earnings date?

Waste Connections is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How can I listen to Waste Connections' earnings call?

Waste Connections will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 28th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 402-977-9140 with passcode "21998075".

How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter?

Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE:WCN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 4th. The business services provider reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.04. The business services provider had revenue of $1.53 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.50 billion. Waste Connections had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.17% and a net margin of 10.95%. The business's revenue was up 17.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.60 earnings per share.
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How has Waste Connections' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Waste Connections' stock was trading at $93.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WCN stock has increased by 43.2% and is now trading at $134.21.
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How often does Waste Connections pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waste Connections?

Waste Connections announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 5th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 18th will be given a dividend of $0.205 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $0.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 17th.
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Is Waste Connections a good dividend stock?

Waste Connections pays an annual dividend of $0.82 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.63%. Waste Connections has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Waste Connections is 31.06%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Waste Connections will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.91% next year. This indicates that Waste Connections will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Waste Connections' stock split? How did Waste Connections' stock split work?

Shares of Waste Connections split on the morning of Monday, June 19th 2017. The 3-2 split was announced on Wednesday, April 26th 2017. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, June 16th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Waste Connections stock prior to the split would have 150 shares after the split.

What guidance has Waste Connections issued on next quarter's earnings?

Waste Connections issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.98 billion-$5.98 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.96 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WCN?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Waste Connections' shares. Their forecasts range from $124.00 to $146.00. On average, they anticipate Waste Connections' stock price to reach $134.38 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Waste Connections' key executives?

Waste Connections' management team includes the following people:
  • Worthing F. Jackman, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Darrell W. Chambliss, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Mary Anne Whitney, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Eric O. Hansen, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
  • David G. Eddie, Chief Accounting Officer & Senior Vice President

What is Worthing Jackman's approval rating as Waste Connections' CEO?

92 employees have rated Waste Connections CEO Worthing Jackman on Glassdoor.com. Worthing Jackman has an approval rating of 95% among Waste Connections' employees. This puts Worthing Jackman in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Waste Connections own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Waste Connections investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), Waste Management (WM), Ingersoll Rand (IR), CA (CA), Alibaba Group (BABA), BlackRock (BLK), Visa (V), The Home Depot (HD), Honeywell International (HON) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is Waste Connections' stock symbol?

Waste Connections trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WCN."

Who are Waste Connections' major shareholders?

Waste Connections' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.21%), Galibier Capital Management Ltd. (0.16%), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.09%), Addenda Capital Inc. (0.08%), Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. (0.08%) and Copeland Capital Management LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own Waste Connections stock include Brian Harris, David Eddie, Eric Hansen, James Little, Matthew Stephen Black, Patrick James Shea, Ronald J Mittelstaedt, Susan Netherton and Worthing Jackman.
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Which institutional investors are selling Waste Connections stock?

WCN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Addenda Capital Inc., Bernzott Capital Advisors, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Burns J W & Co. Inc. NY, JCIC Asset Management Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd, and Chiron Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Waste Connections company stock in the last year include Brian Harris, Matthew Stephen Black, Patrick James Shea, and Susan Netherton.
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Which institutional investors are buying Waste Connections stock?

WCN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Tandem Investment Advisors Inc., Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Private Advisor Group LLC, and Tranquility Partners LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Waste Connections?

Shares of WCN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Waste Connections' stock price today?

One share of WCN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $134.21.

How much money does Waste Connections make?

Waste Connections has a market capitalization of $34.97 billion and generates $5.45 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $204.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.64 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Waste Connections have?

Waste Connections employs 18,933 workers across the globe.

When was Waste Connections founded?

Waste Connections was founded in 1997.

What is Waste Connections' official website?

The official website for Waste Connections is www.wasteconnections.com.

Where are Waste Connections' headquarters?

Waste Connections is headquartered at 610 APPLEWOOD CRESCENT SUITE 200, VAUGHAN A6, L4K 0C3.

How can I contact Waste Connections?

Waste Connections' mailing address is 610 APPLEWOOD CRESCENT SUITE 200, VAUGHAN A6, L4K 0C3. The business services provider can be reached via phone at (905) 532-7510 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 10/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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