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TSE:WCN

Waste Connections - WCN Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$186.65
-1.02 (-0.54%)
(As of 09/30/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
C$186.30
C$188.58
50-Day Range
C$162.87
C$193.07
52-Week Range
C$148.05
C$195.01
Volume
323,434 shs
Average Volume
332,368 shs
Market Capitalization
C$48.00 billion
P/E Ratio
52.43
Dividend Yield
0.64%
Price Target
C$146.43

Waste Connections MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
21.5% Downside
C$146.43 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
C$1.87 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.09 out of 5 stars

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About Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) Stock

Waste Connections, Inc. provides non-hazardous waste collection, transfer, disposal, and resource recovery services in the United States and Canada. It offers collection services to residential, commercial, municipal, industrial, and exploration and production (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, 2021, it owned 334 solid waste collection operations; 142 transfer stations; 61 municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills; 12 E&P waste landfills; 14 non-MSW landfills; 71 recycling operations; 4 intermodal operations; 23 E&P liquid waste injection wells; and 19 E&P waste treatment and oil recovery facilities. The company also operates an additional 53 transfer stations, 10 MSW landfills, and 2 intermodal operations. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Woodbridge, Canada.

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WCN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/02/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/1 Dividend
8/17/2022
Dividend Payable
9/01/2022
Today
10/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/26/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Waste Management
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
19,998
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
C$146.43
High Stock Price Forecast
C$180.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
C$135.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-21.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$6.68 billion
Cash Flow
C$0.86 per share
Book Value
C$26.70 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$48.00 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Ronald J. Mittelstaedt (Age 59)
    Exec. Chairman
    Comp: $750k
  • Mr. Worthing F. JackmanMr. Worthing F. Jackman (Age 58)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.56M
  • Ms. Mary Anne Whitney (Age 58)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.6M
  • Mr. Darrell W. Chambliss (Age 58)
    COO & Exec. VP
    Comp: $1.62M
  • Mr. Patrick J. Shea (Age 51)
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $1.35M
  • Mr. James M. Little (Age 60)
    Exec. VP of Engineering & Disposal
    Comp: $1.31M
  • Mr. David G. Eddie (Age 52)
    Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Eric O. Hansen (Age 57)
    Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. John M. Perkey (Age 40)
    VP & Deputy Gen. Counsel of Compliance and Gov. Affairs
  • Ms. Susan R. Netherton (Age 52)
    Sr. VP of People, Training & Devel.













WCN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Waste Connections stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waste Connections in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" WCN shares.
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What is Waste Connections' stock price forecast for 2022?

9 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Waste Connections' shares. Their WCN share price forecasts range from C$135.00 to C$180.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach C$146.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.5%.
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How have WCN shares performed in 2022?

Waste Connections' stock was trading at C$172.40 at the start of the year. Since then, WCN shares have increased by 8.3% and is now trading at C$186.65.
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When is Waste Connections' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 26th 2022.
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How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter?

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSE:WCN) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.23 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $2.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.32 billion.

How often does Waste Connections pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Waste Connections?

Waste Connections announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 18th will be paid a dividend of 0.294 per share on Thursday, September 1st. This represents a $1.18 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 17th.
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.

Is Waste Connections a good dividend stock?

Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) pays an annual dividend of C$0.90 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.64%. The dividend payout ratio is 25.14%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for WCN.

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 Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Enbridge (ENB), Suncor Energy (SU), Canadian Pacific Railway (CP), Fortis (FTS), BCE (BCE), TELUS (T), 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 stock 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$186.65.

How much money does Waste Connections make?

Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) has a market capitalization of C$48.00 billion and generates C$6.68 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Waste Connections have?

The company employs 19,998 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Waste Connections?

Waste Connections' mailing address is 610 Applewood Cres Suite 200, CONCORD, ON L4K 0E3, Canada. The official website for the company is www.wasteconnections.com. The company can be reached via phone at +1-905-5327510.

This page (TSE:WCN) was last updated on 10/1/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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