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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) from Industrial Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) which is in the industry Waste Management, gaining 0.00% today. In the last week its performance is -0.37%, and 19.98% for the past quarter. Currently, Waste Management, Inc., WM has a target price of 68.67, so today’s gain of 0.00% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.19%.

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), has a market cap of 29871.07, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 81.20%.

At the current price of 67.2, it has a dividend yield of 2.44%, and its target price is 68.67. This is with a profit margin of 8.70%, and total debt/equity of 1.81. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has a P/E of 26.68, as well as a forward P/E of 21.96.

With a current EPS of 2.52, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.78%,Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -3.50%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 8.93%.

Performance for the year is 40.92%. Since its IPO date on 9/30/1991, the total performance to date is 27.68%.

Volume today for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), is 1090012, while its average volume is 2157.74. Whilst the total gain today was 0.00%, it did have a day high of -4.68%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.80%, and 1.45% for the month. The 52-week low for Waste Management, Inc., WM has been 44.82%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.68%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.30%, and its return on assets is 5.50%. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has an operating margin of 16.10%. With a sales growth of 4.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Waste Management, Inc., WM is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 1.71, and has a current ratio of 0.9 and 0.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Waste Management, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.99, and the P/S is 2.28, along with a P/B of 5.67. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 287.22.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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