TSE:WCN - Waste Connections Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started C$101.20 -1.26 (-1.23 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseC$101.20Today's RangeC$100.76 - C$101.9052-Week RangeC$79.01 - C$103.45Volume173,900 shsAverage Volume298,286 shsMarket CapitalizationC$24.81 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.71%Beta-0.22 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Waste Connections, Inc., a solid waste services company, provides waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through six segments: Southern, Western, Eastern, Canada, Central, and Exploration and Production (E&P). It offers collection services to residential, commercial, municipal, industrial, and E&P customers; landfill disposal services; and recycling services for various recyclable materials, including compost, cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities through truck, rail, or barge; and intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities. In addition, it provides E&P waste treatment, recovery, and disposal services for waste resulting from oil and natural gas exploration and production activity, such as drilling fluids, drill cuttings, completion fluids, and flowback water; production wastes and produced water during a well's operating life; contaminated soils that require treatment during site reclamation; and substances that require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company offers container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2017, it owned or operated a network of 261 solid waste collection operations; 146 transfer stations; 6 intermodal facilities; 66 recycling operations; 90 active MSW, E&P, and/or non-MSW landfills; 22 E&P liquid waste injection wells; and 19 E&P waste treatment and oil recovery facilities. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Vaughan, Canada. Receive WCN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WCN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange TSE Industry Waste Management Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrials SymbolTSE:WCN CUSIPN/A Webwww.wasteconnections.com Phone+1-905-5327510 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net Margins27.23% Return on Equity20.62% Return on Assets10.57% Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares263,471,000Market CapC$24,810.00 Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Waste Connections' stock symbol? Waste Connections trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WCN." How often does Waste Connections pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waste Connections? Waste Connections announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 16th will be given a dividend of 0.18 per share on Wednesday, May 30th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 15th. This is a boost from Waste Connections's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View Waste Connections' Dividend History. How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter? Waste Connections Inc (TSE:WCN) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.01. The business earned $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.42 billion. Waste Connections had a net margin of 27.23% and a return on equity of 20.62%. View Waste Connections' Earnings History. When is Waste Connections' next earnings date? Waste Connections is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Waste Connections. What price target have analysts set for WCN? 4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Waste Connections' shares. Their forecasts range from C$76.00 to C$102.50. On average, they expect Waste Connections' stock price to reach C$90.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.2%. View Analyst Ratings for Waste Connections. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Waste Connections? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waste Connections in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of Waste Connections' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Waste Connections include UMICORE Grp/ADR (UMICY), Umicore SA (EPA) (UMI), Veolia Environnement (VIE), Cleanaway Waste Management (CWY), Renewi (RWI), Biffa (BIFF), SECHE ENVIRONME/ADR (SECVY), Alexco Resource (AXR), Ten Entertainment Group (TEG), Alexco Resource (AXU), Newalta (NAL), Pacific Green Technologies (PGTK), Augean (AUG), Clearford Water Systems (CLI) and Avalon (AWX). Who are Waste Connections' key executives? Waste Connections' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Steven F. Bouck, Pres (Age 60)Mr. Worthing F. Jackman, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 54)Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss, COO & Exec. VP (Age 54)Mr. Patrick J. Shea, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47) Has Waste Connections been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about WCN stock have trended positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Waste Connections earned a coverage optimism score of 0.39 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 49.35 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. How do I buy shares of Waste Connections? Shares of WCN and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab. What is Waste Connections' stock price today? One share of WCN stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$101.20. How big of a company is Waste Connections? Waste Connections has a market capitalization of C$24.81 billion. How can I contact Waste Connections? Waste Connections' mailing address is 610 Applewood Cres Suite 200, CONCORD, ON L4K 0E3, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-905-5327510. MarketBeat Community Rating for Waste Connections (TSE WCN)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 143 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 105 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 248MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Waste Connections and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WCN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WCN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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