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TSE:WCN

Waste Connections Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$162.18
-1.44 (-0.88 %)
(As of 10/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
C$161.72
C$164.79
50-Day Range
C$156.51
C$167.50
52-Week Range
C$122.13
C$168.81
Volume
289,434 shs
Average Volume
278,200 shs
Market Capitalization
C$42.25 billion
P/E Ratio
54.94
Dividend Yield
0.63%
Beta
N/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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Waste Management
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Employees
18,933
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$5.72 billion
Cash Flow
C$2.73 per share
Book Value
C$26.36 per share

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$42.25 billion
Next Earnings Date
N/A
Fiscal Year End
N/A
Optionable
Optionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Waste Connections (TSE:WCN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Waste Connections a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Waste Connections in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Waste Connections stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Waste Connections?

Wall Street analysts have given Waste Connections a "Buy" 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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How were Waste Connections' earnings last quarter?

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSE:WCN) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.03. The company earned $1.88 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.85 billion.
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How has Waste Connections' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Waste Connections' stock was trading at C$128.72 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WCN stock has increased by 26.0% and is now trading at C$162.18.
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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, August 4th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 18th will be paid a dividend of 0.256 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.02 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 17th.
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Is Waste Connections a good dividend stock?

Waste Connections pays an annual dividend of C$0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.63%. The dividend payout ratio of Waste Connections is 27.10%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WCN?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Waste Connections' shares. Their forecasts range from C$155.00 to C$168.00. On average, they expect Waste Connections' stock price to reach C$161.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.4%.
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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)

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$162.18.

How much money does Waste Connections make?

Waste Connections has a market capitalization of C$42.25 billion and generates C$5.72 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 10/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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