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Advanced Drainage Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.82 (+2.02%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
629,298 shs
Average Volume
751,235 shs
Market Capitalization
$7.80 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Advanced Drainage Systems MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
50.5% Upside
$138.25 Price Target
Short Interest
1.44% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.37mentions of Advanced Drainage Systems in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$38.98 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.83 to $4.99 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.68 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

14th out of 134 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. designs, manufactures, and markets thermoplastic corrugated pipes and related water management products, and drainage solutions for use in the underground construction and infrastructure marketplace in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. The company operates through Pipe, International, Infiltrator, and Allied Products & Other segments. It offers single, double, and triple wall corrugated polypropylene and polyethylene pipes; plastic leachfield chambers and systems, EZflow synthetic aggregate bundles, mechanical aeration wastewater solutions, septic tanks and accessories, and combined treatment and dispersal systems; and allied products, including storm retention/detention and septic chambers, polyvinyl chloride drainage structures, fittings, and water quality filters and separators. The company also purchases and distributes construction fabrics and other geosynthetic products for soil stabilization, reinforcement, filtration, separation, erosion control, and sub-surface drainage, as well as drainage grates and other products. It offers its products for non-residential, residential, agriculture, and infrastructure applications through a network of approximately 38 distribution centers. The company was incorporated in 1966 and is headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Plastics foam products
Casinos & Gaming
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
5 Analysts


Net Income
$271.33 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.77 billion
Cash Flow
$5.75 per share
Book Value
$12.65 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$7.80 billion

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Advanced Drainage Systems Frequently Asked Questions

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

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Advanced Drainage Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Advanced Drainage Systems stock.
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What is Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price forecast for 2022?

5 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Advanced Drainage Systems' stock. Their WMS stock forecasts range from $120.00 to $158.00. On average, they expect Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price to reach $138.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 50.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has Advanced Drainage Systems' stock performed in 2022?

Advanced Drainage Systems' stock was trading at $136.13 at the start of the year. Since then, WMS shares have decreased by 32.5% and is now trading at $91.89.
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Are investors shorting Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems saw a decline in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,220,000 shares, a decline of 34.8% from the May 31st total of 1,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 507,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days.
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When is Advanced Drainage Systems' next earnings date?

Advanced Drainage Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings last quarter?

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 19th. The construction company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.18. The construction company had revenue of $678.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $623.91 million. Advanced Drainage Systems had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 37.32% and a net margin of 9.75%. The company's revenue was up 52.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.23 EPS.
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How often does Advanced Drainage Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, June 15th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 31st. This is a positive change from Advanced Drainage Systems's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.
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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 0.52%. Advanced Drainage Systems 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 of Advanced Drainage Systems is 15.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Advanced Drainage Systems will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.62% next year. This indicates that Advanced Drainage Systems 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, June, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.10 billion-$3.20 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.04 billion.

Who are Advanced Drainage Systems' key executives?

Advanced Drainage Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Donald Scott Barbour, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.6M)
  • Mr. Scott A. Cottrill, Exec. VP, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 56, Pay $1.4M)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Talley, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 50, Pay $950.04k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Darin S. Harvey, Exec. VP of Supply Chain (Age 52, Pay $952.79k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Roy E. Moore Jr., Exec. VP (Age 65, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Tim A. Makowski, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 44) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Michael Higgins, VP of Corp. Strategy & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian W. King, Exec. VP of Product Management & Marketing (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael G. Huebert, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 50)
  • Mr. Robert M. Klein, Exec. VP, Market Management (Age 59) (LinkedIn Profile)

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

39 employees have rated Advanced Drainage Systems CEO Joe Chlapaty on Glassdoor.com. Joe Chlapaty has an approval rating of 54% among Advanced Drainage Systems' 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."

How do I buy shares of Advanced Drainage Systems?

Shares of WMS 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 $91.89.

How much money does Advanced Drainage Systems make?

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) has a market capitalization of $7.80 billion and generates $2.77 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $271.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Advanced Drainage Systems have?

Advanced Drainage Systems employs 5,635 workers across the globe.

When was Advanced Drainage Systems founded?

Advanced Drainage Systems was founded in 1966.

How can I contact Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems' mailing address is 4640 TRUEMAN BOULEVARD, HILLIARD OH, 43026. The official website for Advanced Drainage Systems 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 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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