Today’s top gainers include the company Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) which is in the industry Waste Management, gaining 0.30% today. In the last week its performance is 4.35%, and 14.04% for the past quarter. Currently, Waste Management, Inc., WM has a target price of 66.33, so today’s gain of 0.30% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.18%.
Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), has a market cap of 29652.27, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.30%, and institutional ownership is 81.10%.
At the current price of 66.47, it has a dividend yield of 2.47%, and its target price is 66.33. 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 26.39, as well as a forward P/E of 21.78.
With a current EPS of 2.52, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 8.50%,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 47.54%. Since its IPO date on 9/30/1991, the total performance to date is 26.30%.
Volume today for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), is 2482847, while its average volume is 2246.35. Whilst the total gain today was 0.30%, it did have a day high of 0.30%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.29%, and 1.08% for the month. The 52-week low for Waste Management, Inc., WM has been 49.18%, while the 52-week-high has reached 0.30%.
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 2.95, and the P/S is 2.26, along with a P/B of 5.6. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 285.12.