With a year-over-year growth in debt of 160.02%, US Ecology Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 90.89% of about US stocks.
In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, US Ecology Inc is reporting a growth rate of -413.23%; that's higher than only 4.61% of US stocks.
US Ecology Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -46.83%, greater than the shareholder yield of only 9.31% of stocks in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to US Ecology Inc are AAWW, MCS, AXS, KEX, and QRTEA.
US Ecology Inc. is a provider of environmental services to commercial and government entities. The Company addresses the waste management needs of its customers, offering treatment, disposal and recycling of hazardous, non-hazardous and radioactive waste, as well as a wide range of complementary field and industrial services. The company was founded in 1952 and is based in Boise, Idaho.
ECOL Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for ECOL, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that US Ecology Inc ranked in the 10th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for US Ecology Inc ended up being:
The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is -8.88; that's higher than only 5.16% of US stocks in the Industrials sector that have positive free cash flow.
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.45 years, is -0.05% -- higher than merely 18.85% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
US Ecology Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than only 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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