TSE:WCN - Waste Connections Stock Price, Price Target & More

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C$101.20 -1.26 (-1.23 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$101.20
Today's RangeC$100.76 - C$101.90
52-Week RangeC$79.01 - C$103.45
Volume173,900 shs
Average Volume298,286 shs
Market CapitalizationC$24.81 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.71%
Beta-0.22
Waste Connections logoWaste 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange TSE
Industry Waste Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolTSE:WCN
CUSIPN/A
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 Shares263,471,000
Market 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. Stockholders 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $1.44 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.42 billion. Waste Connections had a return on equity of 20.62% and a net margin of 27.23%. 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 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices 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 year. 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?

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?

News articles about WCN stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Waste Connections earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.61 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  144 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  105 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  249
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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