NYSE:WMS - Advanced Drainage Systems Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$28.90 +0.25 (+0.87 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 02:46 AM ET)
Previous Close$28.65
Today's Range$28.55 - $29.05
52-Week Range$17.90 - $31.00
Volume124,500 shs
Average Volume276,614 shs
Market Capitalization$1.64 billion
P/E Ratio35.68
Dividend Yield1.11%
Beta0.93
Advanced Drainage Systems logoAdvanced Drainage Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets thermoplastic corrugated pipes and related water management products for non-residential, residential, agriculture, and infrastructure applications in the United States and internationally. The company provides single, double, and triple wall corrugated polypropylene and polyethylene pipes; and allied products comprising storm retention/detention and septic chambers, polyvinyl chloride drainage structures, fittings, and water quality filters and separators. It also purchases and distributes construction fabrics, as well as other geosynthetic products for soil stabilization, reinforcement, filtration, separation, erosion control, and sub-surface drainage. The company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Plastics foam products
Sub-IndustryCasinos & Gaming
SectorConstruction
SymbolNYSE:WMS
CUSIP92929710
Phone614-658-0050

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.47
Current Ratio2.07
Quick Ratio0.88

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio35.68
Forward P/E Ratio31.76
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.33 billion
Price / Sales1.23
Cash Flow$2.2738 per share
Price / Cash12.71
Book Value$2.38 per share
Price / Book12.14

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.81
Net Income$62 million
Net Margins4.62%
Return on Equity47.40%
Return on Assets4.79%

Miscellaneous

Employees4,400
Outstanding Shares56,750,000
Market Cap$1,637.35

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Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Advanced Drainage Systems' stock symbol?

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

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 Tuesday, May 29th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 5th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 4th. This is a boost from Advanced Drainage Systems's previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. View Advanced Drainage Systems' Dividend History.

How will Advanced Drainage Systems' stock buyback program work?

Advanced Drainage Systems announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 3.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Advanced Drainage Systems' earnings last quarter?

Advanced Drainage Systems Inc (NYSE:WMS) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 29th. The construction company reported ($0.11) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.05. The construction company had revenue of $250.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $253.38 million. Advanced Drainage Systems had a return on equity of 47.40% and a net margin of 4.62%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.22) earnings per share. View Advanced Drainage Systems' Earnings History.

When is Advanced Drainage Systems' next earnings date?

Advanced Drainage Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Advanced Drainage Systems.

What price target have analysts set for WMS?

4 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Advanced Drainage Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Advanced Drainage Systems' share price to reach $29.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Advanced Drainage Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Advanced Drainage Systems?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Advanced Drainage Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Advanced Drainage Systems' key competitors?

Who are Advanced Drainage Systems' key executives?

Advanced Drainage Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Scott A. Cottrill, Exec. VP, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Ronald R. Vitarelli, Exec. VP & Co-COO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Robert M. Klein, Exec. VP of Sales (Age 55)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Fussner, Consultant (Age 61)
  • Mr. Donald Scott Barbour, CEO, Pres & Director

Has Advanced Drainage Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WMS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Advanced Drainage Systems earned a daily sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company an impact score of 45.68 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Advanced Drainage Systems' major shareholders?

Advanced Drainage Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (1.29%), Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. (0.28%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Advanced Drainage Systems stock include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Ewout Leeuwenburg, Joseph A Chlapaty, Robert M Klein, Ronald R Vitarelli and Thomas M Fussner. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Advanced Drainage Systems.

Which major investors are selling Advanced Drainage Systems stock?

WMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have sold Advanced Drainage Systems company stock in the last year include Ewout Leeuwenburg, Joseph A Chlapaty, Robert M Klein, Ronald R Vitarelli and Thomas M Fussner. View Insider Buying and Selling for Advanced Drainage Systems.

Which major investors are buying Advanced Drainage Systems stock?

WMS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Daiwa SB Investments Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Advanced Drainage Systems stock in the last two years include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll and Joseph A Chlapaty. View Insider Buying and Selling for Advanced Drainage Systems.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Advanced Drainage Systems' stock price today?

One share of WMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.90.

How big of a company is Advanced Drainage Systems?

Advanced Drainage Systems has a market capitalization of $1.64 billion and generates $1.33 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $62 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.81 on an earnings per share basis. Advanced Drainage Systems employs 4,400 workers across the globe.

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 614-658-0050 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE WMS)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  194 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  339 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  533
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Advanced Drainage Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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