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Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

NYSE: WM · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
163.47 -2.25 (-1.36%)
Nov 26, 2021 1:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap68.76B
Revenue (ttm)17.32B
Net Income (ttm)1.75B
Shares Out420.66M
EPS (ttm)4.12
PE Ratio39.68
Forward PE29.67
Dividend$2.30 (1.41%)
Ex-Dividend DateDec 2, 2021
Volume1,577,012
Open165.41
Previous Close165.72
Day's Range163.09 - 165.78
52-Week Range109.11 - 166.35
Beta0.83
AnalystsBuy
Price Target164.73 (+0.8%)
Earnings DateOct 26, 2021

About WM

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, 2020, the ...

IndustryCommercial Services & Supplies
IPO DateJun 2, 1988
CEOJames Fish
Employees48,250
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolWM
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, WM's revenue was $15.22 billion, a decrease of -1.53% compared to the previous year's $15.46 billion. Earnings were $1.50 billion, a decrease of -10.42%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for WM stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 164.73, which is an increase of 0.77% from the latest price.

Price Target
$164.73
(0.77% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Why Is Waste Management (WM) Up 6.8% Since Last Earnings Report?

Waste Management (WM) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

1 day ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management Ranked Highest in Industry on 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

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2 days ago - Business Wire

WM Announces Cash Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.575 per share payable Dec. 17, 2021 to stockholders of record on Dec. 3, 20...

1 week ago - Business Wire

Waste Management's Five-year Recycling Investments Expected to Exceed $700 Million By 2022

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management (NYSE: WM) today announced it expects to invest $200 million in recycling infrastructure in 2022, bringing the company's investment in new and upgraded recycli...

1 week ago - Business Wire

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Waste Management (WM) Q3 Earnings Miss Mark, 2021 View Up

Waste Management's (WM) third-quarter 2021 earnings and revenues increase year over year.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management (WM) Q3 Earnings Miss Estimates

Waste Management (WM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -5.26% and 2.62%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

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WM Announces Third Quarter Earnings

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1 month ago - Business Wire

What's in Store for Waste Management (WM) in Q3 Earnings?

Waste Management's (WM) third-quarter 2021 earnings and revenues are likely to have improved year over year.

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Waste Management (WM) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

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WM Highlights Investments in Its People, Recycling and Renewable Natural Gas in 2021 Sustainability Report

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WM Sets Date for Third Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release third quarter 2021 financial results before the opening of the market on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021. Following the ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

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