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Advanced Drainage Systems (WMS) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+4.45 (+4.60%)
(As of 05/13/2022 06:40 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
401,800 shs
Average Volume
422,992 shs
Market Capitalization
$7.28 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Advanced Drainage Systems

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. It operates through Pipe, International and Infiltrator, and Allied Products & Other segments. The company offers single, double, and triple wall corrugated polypropylene and polyethylene pipes; plastic leachfield chambers and systems, EZflow synthetic aggregate bundles, mechanical aerated wastewater solutions, septic tanks and accessories, and combined treatment dispersal systems; and allied products, including storm retention/detention and septic chambers, polyvinyl chloride drainage structures, fittings, and water quality filters and separators. It 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. The company offers its products for non-residential, residential, agriculture, and infrastructure applications through a network of approximately 38 distribution centers. Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. 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

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.98 billion
Cash Flow
$5.22 per share
Book Value
$11.60 per share


Net Income
$224.23 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$7.28 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.60 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

41st out of 134 stocks

Plastics Foam Products Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Advanced Drainage Systems a buy right now?

4 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 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Advanced Drainage Systems stock.
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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, May 19th 2022.
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How can I listen to Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings call?

Advanced Drainage Systems will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 19th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings last quarter?

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) announced 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 analysts' expectations of $718.89 million. Advanced Drainage Systems had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.08% and a net margin of 9.60%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 29.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.93 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Tuesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 28th.
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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 0.43%. Advanced Drainage Systems does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Advanced Drainage Systems is 15.49%. 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 9.54% 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 Monday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.68 billion-$2.73 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.61 billion.

What price target have analysts set for WMS?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Advanced Drainage Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $162.00. On average, they anticipate Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price to reach $156.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 54.4% 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:
  • Mr. Donald Scott Barbour, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.69M)
  • Mr. Scott A. Cottrill, Exec. VP, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 56, Pay $1.35M)
  • Mr. Robert M. Klein, Exec. VP, Market Management (Age 59, Pay $975.14k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Roy E. Moore Jr., Exec. VP (Age 65, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Tim A. Makowski, Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller (Age 44) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Talley, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 50) (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. Darin S. Harvey, Exec. VP of Supply Chain (Age 52) (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."

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. (7.35%), BlackRock Inc. (4.22%), Boston Partners (2.37%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.34%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.45%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.33%). Company insiders that own Advanced Drainage Systems stock include Alexander R Fischer, Anil Seetharam, Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Darin S Harvey, Ewout Leeuwenburg, Kevin C Talley, Mark Haney, Michael B Coleman, 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., CI Investments Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., JPMorgan Chase & Co., SG Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Advanced Drainage Systems company stock in the last year include Anil Seetharam, Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Darin S Harvey, Kevin C Talley, Michael B Coleman, 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 Vanguard Group Inc., Boston Partners, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Lisanti Capital Growth LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Walter Public Investments Inc., and KBC Group NV. 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 $101.23.

How much money does Advanced Drainage Systems make?

Advanced Drainage Systems has a market capitalization of $7.28 billion and generates $1.98 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $224.23 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.84 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.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 614-658-0204.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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