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NYSE:WMS

Advanced Drainage Systems - WMS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$86.44
-17.66 (-16.96%)
(As of 02/2/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$85.11
$94.74
50-Day Range
$80.65
$104.10
52-Week Range
$79.90
$153.36
Volume
4.59 million shs
Average Volume
911,712 shs
Market Capitalization
$7.16 billion
P/E Ratio
15.95
Dividend Yield
0.48%
Price Target
$126.40

Advanced Drainage Systems MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
46.2% Upside
$126.40 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.98% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.54
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.73mentions of Advanced Drainage Systems in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.89 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
0.33%
From $6.01 to $6.03 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.00 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

11th out of 106 stocks

Plastics Foam Products Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

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About Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Stock

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. engages in the manufacture of thermoplastic corrugated pipe, which provides a suite of water management products and drainage solutions for use in the construction and infrastructure marketplace. It operates through the following segments: Pipe, Infiltrator, International, and Allied Products & Other. The Pipe segment manufactures and markets thermoplastic corrugated pipe throughout the United States. The Infiltrator segment provides plastic leachfield chambers and systems, septic tanks and accessories, primarily for use in residential applications. The International segment manufactures and markets pipe and allied products in regions outside of the United States. The Allied Products & Other segment manufactures and markets products throughout the United States. Products include StormTech, Nyloplast, ARC Septic Chambers, Inserta Tee, water quality filters and structures, Fittings, and FleXstorm. The company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Hilliard, OH.

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WMS Stock News Headlines

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WMS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/04/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/15 Dividend
11/30/2022
Dividend Payable
12/15/2022
Today
2/02/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/02/2023
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Plastics foam products
Sub-Industry
Casinos & Gaming
CUSIP
92929710
Employees
5,635
Year Founded
1966

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$126.40
High Stock Price Forecast
$140.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$120.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+46.2%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$271.33 million
Pretax Margin
19.38%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.77 billion
Cash Flow
$4.93 per share
Book Value
$12.65 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
75,126,000
Market Cap
$7.16 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.36

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Key Executives

  • D. Scott Barbour
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Scott A. Cottrill
    CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Kevin C. TalleyKevin C. Talley
    Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP
  • Roy E. Moore
    Executive Vice President
  • Tim A. MakowskiTim A. Makowski
    Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller













WMS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Advanced Drainage Systems stock right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Advanced Drainage Systems in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" WMS shares.
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What is Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price forecast for 2023?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Advanced Drainage Systems' shares. Their WMS share price forecasts range from $120.00 to $140.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $126.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have WMS shares performed in 2023?

Advanced Drainage Systems' stock was trading at $81.97 at the start of the year. Since then, WMS stock has increased by 5.5% and is now trading at $86.44.
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How were Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings last quarter?

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The construction company reported $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.13 by $0.25. The construction company earned $706.47 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $718.89 million. Advanced Drainage Systems had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 51.62% and a net margin of 14.34%. Advanced Drainage Systems's quarterly revenue was up 29.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.93 EPS.

How often does Advanced Drainage Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Thursday, December 15th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 30th.
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Is Advanced Drainage Systems a good dividend stock?

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.48%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 8.86%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WMS will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.96% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Advanced Drainage Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Advanced Drainage Systems updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.98 billion-$3.05 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.15 billion.

What is Joe Chlapaty's approval rating as Advanced Drainage Systems' CEO?

39 employees have rated Advanced Drainage Systems Chief Executive Officer Joe Chlapaty on Glassdoor.com. Joe Chlapaty has an approval rating of 54% among the company's employees. This puts Joe Chlapaty in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 53.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Advanced Drainage Systems to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Advanced Drainage Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Advanced Drainage Systems investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Etsy (ETSY), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Phillips 66 (PSX), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Raytheon Technologies (RTX).

What is Advanced Drainage Systems' stock symbol?

Advanced Drainage Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WMS."

Who are Advanced Drainage Systems' major shareholders?

Advanced Drainage Systems' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.06%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.43%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.29%), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.17%), AEGON ASSET MANAGEMENT UK Plc (0.17%) and New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.16%). Insiders that own company stock include Alexander R Fischer, Anil Seetharam, Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Brian W King, Darin S Harvey, De La Mesa Manuel J Perez, Ewout Leeuwenburg, Kevin C Talley, Mark Haney, Michael B Coleman, Michael G Huebert, Robert M Eversole, Robert M Klein, Ronald R Vitarelli, Ross M Jones and Tim A Makowski.
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How do I buy shares of Advanced Drainage Systems?

Shares of WMS stock 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 Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price today?

One share of WMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.44.

How much money does Advanced Drainage Systems make?

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) has a market capitalization of $7.16 billion and generates $2.77 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $271.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Advanced Drainage Systems have?

The company employs 5,635 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems' mailing address is 4640 TRUEMAN BOULEVARD, HILLIARD OH, 43026. The official website for the company is www.ads-pipe.com. The construction company can be reached via phone at (800) 821-6710, via email at investorrelations@ads-pipe.com, or via fax at 614-658-0204.

This page (NYSE:WMS) was last updated on 2/3/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff