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US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL)

Stock Price: $38.18 USD -0.27 (-0.70%)
Updated Aug 11, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 1.20B
Revenue (ttm) 853.31M
Net Income (ttm) -293.66M
Shares Out 31.50M
EPS (ttm) -10.45
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 41.32
Dividend $0.72
Dividend Yield 1.89%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 11, 2020
Last Price $38.18
Previous Close $38.45
Change ($) -0.27
Change (%) -0.70%
Day's Open 38.58
Day's Range 37.91 - 39.17
Day's Volume 287,283
52-Week Range 24.94 - 67.24

More Stats

Market Cap 1.20B
Enterprise Value 1.99B
Earnings Date (est) Mar 3, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 31.50M
Float 30.78M
EPS (basic) -9.35
EPS (diluted) -10.45
FCF / Share 1.03
Dividend $0.72
Dividend Yield 1.89%
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 2.69%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 1.38M
Short Ratio 4.38
Short % of Float 4.45%
Beta 0.95
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 41.32
P/FCF Ratio 37.21
PS Ratio 1.41
PB Ratio 1.76
Revenue 853.31M
Operating Income -256.67M
Net Income -293.66M
Free Cash Flow 32.33M
Net Cash -786.24M
Net Cash / Share -24.96
Gross Margin 24.59%
Operating Margin -30.08%
Profit Margin -34.40%
FCF Margin 3.79%
ROA 2.78%
ROE -55.95%
ROIC -19.00%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (5)

Buy 3
Overweight 0
Hold 2
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(15.24% upside)
Current: $38.18
Target: 44.00
*Average 12-month price target from 4 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth21.13%12.28%5.52%-15.17%25.85%122.45%18.91%9.18%47.77%-
Gross Profit21017015314817114678.9966.3053.8739.01
Operating Income68.7174.0959.7670.0371.6372.4552.9340.6432.3720.38
Net Income33.1449.6049.3734.2525.6138.2432.1525.6618.3712.58
Shares Outstanding23.5221.8921.7621.7021.6421.5418.5918.2418.2018.17
Earnings Per Share1.402.252.251.571.181.771.721.401.010.69
EPS Growth-37.78%0%43.31%33.05%-33.33%2.91%22.86%38.61%46.38%-
Dividend Per Share0.720.720.720.720.720.720.540.900.720.72
Dividend Growth0%0%0%0%0%33.33%-40%25%0%-
Operating Cash Flow79.6281.4979.7073.9771.5571.3749.6435.1743.1914.93
Capital Expenditures-56.92-40.26-35.27-34.71-38.42-28.23-21.21-15.57-10.00-14.13
Free Cash Flow22.7041.2244.4439.2733.1343.1428.4319.6133.190.80
Cash & Equivalents46.3536.9132.8412.8011.7428.7078.046.238.4010.46
Total Debt826364277280294384-45.0040.5763.01
Net Cash / Debt-780-327-244-267-282-35678.04-38.77-32.17-52.55
Book Value1,01135932428025625123211210094.71
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name US Ecology, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 3,800
CEO Jeffrey R. Feeler

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol ECOL
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Industrials
Industry Waste Management
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: ECOL


US Ecology, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides environmental services to commercial and government entities in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Mexico, internationally. It operates through two segments, Environmental Services, and Field & Industrial Services. The Environmental Services segment offers specialty material management services, including transportation, recycling, treatment, and disposal of hazardous, non-hazardous, E&P, and radioactive waste at its landfill, wastewater, deep-well injection, and other treatment facilities. The Field & Industrial Services segment provides specialty field services, which includes standby services, emergency response, industrial cleaning and maintenance, remediation, lab packs, retail services, transportation, and other services; and waste management services, such as on-site management, waste characterization, and transportation and disposal of non- hazardous and hazardous waste to commercial and industrial facilities, and government entities. US Ecology, Inc. serves oil refineries, chemical production plants, steel mills, real estate developers, and waste brokers/aggregators serving small manufacturers, and other industrial customers. The company was formerly known as American Ecology Corporation and changed its name to US Ecology, Inc. in February 2010. US Ecology, Inc. was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Boise, Idaho.