Waste Connections US, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 12814.45. It is in the Waste Management industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 37.48, a forward P/E of 24.2 and EPS of 1.96. At a stock price of 72.82 (-0.92%) it has a dividend yield of 0.79%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 7.80%, more recently this last year it has grown by 1.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 25.29% and more long-term 14.17% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -111.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 2.40%.
For performance, Waste Connections US, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -1.08%. For the last month performance for Waste Connections US, Inc. is 2.40%. While the last quarter is 8.59% and half year, 25.94%. Finally for the year, performance is 49.55%.
The 52-week high for Waste Connections US, Inc., is at -2.64%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 60.79%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.46% and 16.47% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.51%, and for the month it is 1.32%. Waste Connections US, Inc., has a target price of 106.32.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.4, and for total debt/equity Waste Connections US, Inc. has 1.4. The gross margin is 36.20%, while operating margin is 9.90%, the profit margin is 5.40%. The current ratio is 0.9 and the quick ratio is 0.9.
Insider ownership is at 1.00%, with instituitional ownership at 70.30%. Waste Connections US, Inc. has a payout ratio of 52.90%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 174.37. The shares float is 174.37, with the float short at 0.78%, with short ratio coming to 0.82.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Waste Connections US, Inc., get 3.20%, with its returns on investment at 7.00%. Return on equity is 9.20%. So will the investors see the target price of 106.32, reached soon?
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