Today’s top gainers include the company Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) which is in the industry Waste Management, gaining -0.20% today. In the last week its performance is 0.73%, and 3.70% for the past quarter. Currently, Waste Management, Inc., WM has a target price of 71.5, so today’s gain of -0.20% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.06%.
Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), has a market cap of 28464.84, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 81.20%.
At the current price of 64.11, it has a dividend yield of 2.56%, and its target price is 71.5. This is with a profit margin of 8.70%, and total debt/equity of 1.83. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has a P/E of 25.01, as well as a forward P/E of 20.64.
With a current EPS of 2.56, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.83%,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 9.39%.
Performance for the year is 30.98%. Since its IPO date on 9/30/1991, the total performance to date is 22.59%.
Volume today for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), is 2021400, while its average volume is 2033.14. Whilst the total gain today was -0.20%, it did have a day high of -9.06%.
Volatility for this week has been at 0.79%, and 0.98% for the month. The 52-week low for Waste Management, Inc., WM has been 33.68%, while the 52-week-high has reached -9.06%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.30%, and its return on assets is 5.60%. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has an operating margin of 16.80%. With a sales growth of 3.30% 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 0.8 and 0.8 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Waste Management, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.66, and the P/S is 2.16, along with a P/B of 5.47. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 729.87.