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Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

Stock Price: $104.62 USD -0.59 (-0.56%)
Updated Jul 7, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 44.15B
Revenue (ttm) 15.49B
Net Income (ttm) 1.68B
Shares Out 422.02M
EPS (ttm) 3.95
PE Ratio 26.49
Forward PE 28.25
Dividend $2.18
Dividend Yield 2.08%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Jul 7, 2020
Last Price $104.62
Previous Close $105.21
Change ($) -0.59
Change (%) -0.56%
Day's Open 104.72
Day's Range 104.32 - 105.26
Day's Volume 1,585,087
52-Week Range 85.34 - 126.79

More Stats

Market Cap 44.15B
Enterprise Value 54.09B
Earnings Date (est) Jul 30, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 4, 2020
Shares Outstanding 422.02M
Float 420.67M
EPS (basic) 3.97
EPS (diluted) 3.95
FCF / Share 4.58
Dividend $2.18
Dividend Yield 2.08%
Earnings Yield 3.78%
FCF Yield 4.40%
Payout Ratio 52.50%
Shares Short 3.88M
Short Ratio 1.70
Short % of Float 0.92%
Beta 0.74
PE Ratio 26.49
Forward PE 28.25
P/FCF Ratio 22.72
PS Ratio 2.85
PB Ratio 6.57
Revenue 15.49B
Operating Income 2.66B
Net Income 1.68B
Free Cash Flow 1.94B
Net Cash -9.94B
Net Cash / Share -23.56
Gross Margin 38.58%
Operating Margin 17.16%
Profit Margin 10.90%
FCF Margin 12.55%
ROA 6.73%
ROE 25.60%
ROIC 9.30%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (17)

Buy 7
Overweight 2
Hold 7
Underweight 1
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(5.62% upside)
Current: 104.62
Target: 110.50
*Average 12-month price target from 14 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth3.63%2.96%6.44%5%-7.39%0.09%2.45%2.03%6.9%-
Gross Profit5,9595,6655,4645,1234,7304,9944,8714,7704,8374,691
Operating Income2,7062,7892,6362,2962,0452,2991,0791,8512,0282,116
Net Income1,6701,9251,9491,1827531,29898.00817961953
Shares Outstanding424426434442446458469464460476
Earnings Per Share3.914.454.412.651.652.790.211.762.041.98
EPS Growth-12.13%0.91%66.42%60.61%-40.86%1228.57%-88.07%-13.73%3.03%-
Dividend Per Share2.051.861.701.641.541.501.461.421.361.26
Dividend Growth10.22%9.41%3.66%6.49%2.67%2.74%2.82%4.41%7.94%-
Operating Cash Flow3,8743,5703,1803,0032,5282,3312,4552,2952,4692,275
Capital Expenditures-1,818-1,694-1,509-1,339-1,233-1,151-1,271-1,510-1,324-1,104
Free Cash Flow2,0561,8761,6711,6641,2951,1801,1847851,1451,171
Cash & Equivalents3,87435727113739.001,307235194258539
Total Debt13,49810,0269,4919,3108,9299,43510,2269,9169,7568,907
Net Cash / Debt-9,624-9,669-9,220-9,173-8,890-8,128-9,991-9,722-9,498-8,368
Book Value7,0686,2756,0195,2975,3455,8665,7076,3546,0706,260
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Waste Management, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 45,000
CEO James C. Fish

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol WM
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Industrials
Industry Waste Management
Unique Identifier NYSE: WM
IPO Date June 2, 1988


Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, material recovery facility (MRF), or disposal site; and owns, develops, and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States, as well as owns and operates transfer stations. As of December 31, 2019, the company owned or operated 244 solid waste landfills; 5 secure hazardous waste landfills; 103 MRFs; and 302 transfer stations. It also provides materials processing and commodities recycling services; recycling brokerage services, such as managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; and other strategic business solutions. In addition, the company offers construction and remediation services; services related with the disposal of fly ash, and residue generated from the combustion of coal and other fuel stocks; in-plant services comprising full-service waste management solutions and consulting services; and specialized disposal services for oil and gas exploration and production operations. Further, it offers fluorescent bulb and universal waste mail-back services through LampTracker program; portable restroom services under the Port-o-Let name; and street and parking lot sweeping services, as well as holds interests in oil and gas producing properties. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is based in Houston, Texas.