TSE:WCN

Waste Connections Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$148.07
+0.55 (+0.37 %)
(As of 06/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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C$147.67
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C$143.95
C$151.16
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C$120.29
C$151.46
Volume166,186 shs
Average Volume326,592 shs
Market CapitalizationC$38.75 billion
P/E Ratio143.90
Dividend Yield0.67%
BetaN/A
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About Waste Connections

Waste Connections, Inc. provides waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through five segments: Southern, Western, Eastern, Canada, Central, and Corporate. 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, mixed paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and/or 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, which require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company offers leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2020, it owned 311 solid waste collection operations; 132 transfer stations; 57 municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills; 12 E&P waste landfills; 13 non-MSW landfills; 68 recycling operations; 4 intermodal operations; 23 E&P liquid waste injection wells; and 19 E&P waste treatment and oil recovery facilities. It also operated an additional 53 transfer stations, 9 MSW landfills, and 2 intermodal operations. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Vaughan, Canada.

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Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Waste Connections a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waste Connections in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Waste Connections stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WCN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Waste Connections?

Wall Street analysts have given Waste Connections a "Hold" 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 Waste Connections wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Waste Connections' next earnings date?

Waste Connections is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter?

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSE:WCN) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $1.77 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.74 billion.
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How has Waste Connections' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Waste Connections' stock was trading at C$128.72 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WCN shares have increased by 15.0% and is now trading at C$148.07.
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How often does Waste Connections pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waste Connections?

Waste Connections declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 12th will be given a dividend of 0.258 per share on Wednesday, May 26th. This represents a $1.03 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 11th.
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Is Waste Connections a good dividend stock?

Waste Connections pays an annual dividend of C$0.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.67%. The dividend payout ratio of Waste Connections is 75.80%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for WCN?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Waste Connections' stock. Their forecasts range from C$155.00 to C$158.00. On average, they expect Waste Connections' share price to reach C$156.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Waste Connections' key executives?

Waste Connections' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt, Exec. Chairman (Age 58, Pay $750k)
  • Mr. Worthing F. Jackman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $2.09M)
  • Ms. Mary Anne Whitney, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.01M)
  • Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss, COO & Exec. VP (Age 57, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Shea, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50, Pay $870.44k)
  • Mr. James M. Little, Exec. VP of Engineering & Disposal (Age 59, Pay $853.65k)
  • Mr. David G. Eddie, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 51)
  • Mr. Eric O. Hansen, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. David M. Hall, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 63)
  • Ms. Susan R. Netherton, VP of People, Training & Devel. (Age 51)

Who are some of Waste Connections' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Waste Connections own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Waste Connections investors own include The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Enbridge (ENB), Suncor Energy (SU), Canadian Pacific Railway (CP), Fortis (FTS), BCE (BCE), TELUS (T), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Xilinx (XLNX) and CCL Industries (CCL.B).

What is Waste Connections' stock symbol?

Waste Connections trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WCN."

How do I buy shares of Waste Connections?

Shares of WCN and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Waste Connections' stock price today?

One share of WCN stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$148.07.

How much money does Waste Connections make?

Waste Connections has a market capitalization of C$38.75 billion and generates C$5.49 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Waste Connections have?

Waste Connections employs 18,933 workers across the globe.

What is Waste Connections' official website?

The official website for Waste Connections is www.wasteconnections.com.

Where are Waste Connections' headquarters?

Waste Connections is headquartered at 610 Applewood Cres Suite 200, CONCORD, ON L4K 0E3, Canada.

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.


This page was last updated on 6/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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