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Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

Stock Price: $135.05 USD 0.53 (0.39%)
Updated Apr 16, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 57.00B
Revenue (ttm) 15.22B
Net Income (ttm) 1.50B
Shares Out 422.61M
EPS (ttm) 3.52
PE Ratio 38.37
Forward PE 28.33
Dividend $2.18
Dividend Yield 1.61%
Trading Day April 16
Last Price $135.05
Previous Close $134.52
Change ($) 0.53
Change (%) 0.39%
Day's Open 135.22
Day's Range 134.53 - 135.59
Day's Volume 1,349,879
52-Week Range 92.35 - 135.59

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3 Stocks From the Waste Management Industry to Watch Out For

1 day ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) has industry-leading unit profitability and its local competitive positioning is strong, according to Goldman Sachs. The Waste Management Analyst: Jerry Revich initiate...

1 week ago - Benzinga

Market sentiment shifted over the stock in recent weeks.

1 week ago - The Motley Fool

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2 weeks ago - GuruFocus

Waste Management (WM) has been benefiting from consistent better-than-expected revenue performance and shareholder-friendly moves.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release first quarter 2021 financial results before the opening of the market on Tuesday, April 27, 2021. Following the...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

A faster share price rally over the past year leads to rich valuation for Waste Management (WM) compared with Republic Services (RSG).

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

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

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

As technology struggles, other industries are gaining Wall Street's favor.

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4 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

Waste Management INC CEO James Fish on returning to the office and why he's not requiring the vaccine

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James Fish, Waste Management Inc CEO, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss his company's return to work protocols. He joins after telling the Wall Street Journal that he would tell California Gov.

4 weeks ago - CNBC Television

With a highly reliable business, Waste Management is the kind of company a conservative investor could love. But is it worth buying?

4 weeks ago - The Motley Fool

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management (NYSE: WM) announced today that Sean Menke, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sabre Corporation, and Maryrose Sylvester, former U.S. Managing Director a...

1 month ago - Business Wire

As the world recovers from a year of Covid-19 and isolation, these dividend stocks are ready to lead the way back toward normalcy. The post 3 Dividend Stocks for a 2021 Economic Recovery appeared first ...

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1 month ago - InvestorPlace

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management (NYSE:WM) was recognized today by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as one of the 2021 World's...

1 month ago - Business Wire

In order to achieve better margins, Waste Management (WM) continues to execute its core operating initiatives and instill price and cost discipline. However, high debt is a concern.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.575 per share payable March 26, 2021 to stockholders of record on March 12,...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Dividend raises and earnings growth are on the horizon for Waste Management and Sherwin-Williams.

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1 month ago - The Motley Fool

Final Trades: Abbvie, Waste Management, American Tower & more

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The "Halftime Report" traders give their top picks to watch for the second half.

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1 month ago - CNBC Television

Waste Management (WM) fourth-quarter 2020 results gain from increase in acquisition revenues. However, decline in volume is a concern.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management (WM) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 5.61% and 2.17%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Shares of Waste Management (NYSE:WM) rose 1.4% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q4 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share fell 5.04% year over year to $1.13, which beat the estima...

1 month ago - Benzinga

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WM--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2020.   Three Months Ended       Year Ended   December 3...

1 month ago - Business Wire

RYE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gabelli Funds, LLC, will host the 7th Annual Waste & Environmental Services Symposium on Thursday, March 18, 2021, via webcast. This timely conference will feature presentati...

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2 months ago - Business Wire

While everybody is chasing the moon and the stars, it might be prudent for you to consider these safe stocks for your 401K. The post 9 Safe Stocks for Your 401k appeared first on InvestorPlace.

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

Waste Management's (WM) fourth-quarter 2020 earnings are likely to have decreased year over year while revenues are likely to have improved.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

These three stocks can provide impressive returns that you can eternally love.

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2 months ago - The Motley Fool

This company is raising its dividend and likely buying back stock in 2021.

2 months ago - The Motley Fool

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management (NYSE: WM) has joined Fortune magazine's list of ‘World's Most Admired Companies' for the third year in a row. Most importantly, WM moved from the number six p...

2 months ago - Business Wire

You might wish you owned these three stocks during the next bear market.

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2 months ago - The Motley Fool

These stocks have been yielding 2%, 4.3% ... and 7.7%.

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2 months ago - The Motley Fool

Gradual reopening of the economy and resumption of business activities likely to help AQMS, GFL, CLH, SRCL, RSG and WM reinitiate their full-scale capacities.

Other stocks mentioned: AQMS, CLH, GFL, RSG, SRCL
2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Investing for retirement can be tricky. On one hand, investors still need some growth in their portfolio to ensure that they don't outlive their savings.

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2 months ago - InvestorPlace

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release fourth quarter and full-year 2020 financial results before the opening of the market on Thursday, February 18, ...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Andrew Smith of Delos Capital Advisors explains his 2021 road map, including three stocks to buy and three to avoid.

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3 months ago - CNBC

RSG vs. WM: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

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3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

These stocks could mint you a lot of money if you have the patience.

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3 months ago - The Motley Fool

Waste Management (WM) continues to execute core operating initiatives targeting focused differentiation and continuous improvement.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waste Management is the largest waste disposal service in the United States. The company has seen very consistent financials over the past decade due to a the inelastic industry the company operates in.

4 months ago - Seeking Alpha

This dividend stock is achieving cost savings that could last even after a COVID-19 vaccine.

4 months ago - The Motley Fool

Waste management companies stand to benefit from demand for proper disposal of medical waste amid the pandemic. CLH, RSG, WCN and WM are well positioned to witness demand surge.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 5.5% increase in the planned quarterly dividend rate for 2021, from $0.545 to $0.57...

4 months ago - Business Wire

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4 months ago - InvestorPlace

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WM--Waste Management has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its prestigious ‘A List' for...

4 months ago - Business Wire

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

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

I was optimistic with my dividend growth predictions for the last two weeks of November. Notably, Sysco held their dividend steady and Tyson Foods – from which I had expected a double digit boost – only...

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4 months ago - Seeking Alpha

Despite concerns about rising cases, and a slowing economic recovery from reimposed shutdowns, the Dow is up 10% in November and the S&P 500 is up 8%. For investors looking to make the most of this mark...

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4 months ago - Forbes

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4 months ago - CNBC Television

Markets are rallying into year-end as investors react to positive news. Here are seven stocks to buy for the 2020 holiday season.

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4 months ago - InvestorPlace

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.545 per share payable Dec. 18, 2020 to stockholders of record on Dec. 4, 20...

5 months ago - Business Wire

It only makes sense to recession-proof your portfolio with dividend stocks that offer super-safe payouts. Here are three top picks.

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5 months ago - InvestorPlace

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 ... [Read more...]

Industry
Waste Management
IPO Date
Jun 2, 1988
CEO
James Fish
Employees
48,250
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
WM
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 Forecasts

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for WM stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 132.27, which is a decrease of -2.06% from the latest price.

Price Target
$132.27
(-2.06% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy