Advanced Drainage Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.32 (+0.30 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume859,642 shs
Average Volume490,750 shs
Market Capitalization$7.49 billion
P/E Ratio40.04
Dividend Yield0.42%
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About Advanced Drainage Systems

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. engages in the manufacture of thermoplastic corrugated pipe, which provides 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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2.59 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

22nd out of 137 stocks

Plastics Foam Products Industry

1st out of 2 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Advanced Drainage Systems a buy right now?

3 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 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Advanced Drainage Systems stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Advanced Drainage Systems?

Wall Street analysts have given Advanced Drainage Systems 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 Advanced Drainage Systems wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 1,120,000 shares, an increase of 18.2% from the July 29th total of 947,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 518,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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, November 4th 2021.
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How were Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings last quarter?

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 5th. The construction company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.37. The construction company earned $669.30 million during the quarter. Advanced Drainage Systems had a net margin of 10.66% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.63%.
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How has Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Advanced Drainage Systems' stock was trading at $40.98 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WMS stock has increased by 158.9% and is now trading at $106.10.
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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, August 5th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Wednesday, September 15th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 31st.
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Is Advanced Drainage Systems a good dividend stock?

Advanced Drainage Systems pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.42%. The dividend payout ratio of Advanced Drainage Systems is 16.99%. 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 8.54% 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 issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.50 billion-$2.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WMS?

3 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Advanced Drainage Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $130.00. On average, they expect Advanced Drainage Systems' share price to reach $124.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Advanced Drainage Systems' key executives?

Advanced Drainage Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • D. Scott Barbour, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Scott A. Cottrill, CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Kevin C. Talley, Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP
  • Tim A. Makowski, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller
  • Ronald R. Vitarelli, Executive Vice President-Engineering

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.

Who are some of Advanced Drainage Systems' key competitors?

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.68%), BlackRock Inc. (4.12%), Impax Asset Management Group plc (3.75%), Jefferies Group LLC (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (3.77%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.65%). Company insiders that own Advanced Drainage Systems stock include Alexander R Fischer, Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Darin S Harvey, Ewout Leeuwenburg, Joseph A Chlapaty, Mark Haney, Robert M Eversole, Robert M Klein, Ronald R Vitarelli, Ross M Jones and Tim A Makowski.
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Which major investors are selling Advanced Drainage Systems stock?

WMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Victory Capital Management Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, State Street Corp, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Advanced Drainage Systems company stock in the last year include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Darin S Harvey, Mark Haney, Robert M Eversole, Robert M Klein, Ross M Jones, and Tim A Makowski.
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Which major investors are buying Advanced Drainage Systems stock?

WMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jefferies Group LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Baird Financial Group Inc., Invesco Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Artemis Investment Management LLP, and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Advanced Drainage Systems stock in the last two years include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, and Ross M Jones.
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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 $106.10.

How much money does Advanced Drainage Systems make?

Advanced Drainage Systems has a market capitalization of $7.49 billion and generates $1.98 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $224.23 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.59 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Advanced Drainage Systems have?

Advanced Drainage Systems employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

When was Advanced Drainage Systems founded?

Advanced Drainage Systems was founded in 1966.

What is Advanced Drainage Systems' official website?

The official website for Advanced Drainage Systems is www.ads-pipe.com.

Where are Advanced Drainage Systems' headquarters?

Advanced Drainage Systems is headquartered at 4640 TRUEMAN BOULEVARD, HILLIARD OH, 43026.

How can I contact Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems' mailing address is 4640 TRUEMAN BOULEVARD, HILLIARD OH, 43026. The construction company can be reached via phone at (800) 821-6710 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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