TSE:WCN - Waste Connections Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$101.77 +0.24 (+0.24 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 08:31 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$101.53
Today's RangeC$101.36 - C$102.00
52-Week RangeC$81.52 - C$107.01
Volume354,500 shs
Average Volume284,033 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio36.89
Dividend Yield0.83%
BetaN/A
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 Woodlands, the United States.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange TSE
Industry Waste Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
Current SymbolTSE:WCN
Previous SymbolTSE:BIN
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-905-5327510

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio57.93
Current Ratio1.26
Quick Ratio1.08

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio36.89
Forward P/E Ratio36.22
P/E Growth3.36

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$4.82 billion
Price / Sales5.57
Cash FlowC$0.97 per share
Price / Cash104.60
Book ValueC$24.68 per share
Price / Book4.12

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees15,283
Outstanding Shares263,507,000
Market CapC$0.00
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 29th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, November 13th will be given a dividend of 0.207 per share on Tuesday, November 27th. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 12th. This is an increase from Waste Connections's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18. View Waste Connections' Dividend History.

How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter?

Waste Connections Inc (TSE:WCN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 29th. The company reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $1.67 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.66 billion. View Waste Connections' Earnings History.

When is Waste Connections' next earnings date?

Waste Connections is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Waste Connections.

What price target have analysts set for WCN?

0 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Waste Connections' shares. Their forecasts range from C$88.00 to C$88.00. On average, they expect Waste Connections' share price to reach C$88.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Waste Connections.

Has Waste Connections been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WCN stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Waste Connections earned a news sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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. Worthing F. Jackman, Pres (Age 54)
  • Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss, COO & Exec. VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Shea, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47)
  • Ms. Mary Anne Whitney, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)

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$101.77.

What is Waste Connections' official website?

The official website for Waste Connections is http://www.wasteconnections.com/.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  176 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  138 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  314
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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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