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 7th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for ECOL, they are:
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.75 years, is -0.08% -- higher than only 18.93% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than only 21.05% of its sector Industrials.
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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Due to the public health impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and to protect the well-being of our employees and stockholders, the Company will not hold an in-person meeting. Stockholders will not be able to attend the Annual Meeting in person. As described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting previously distributed, you are entitled to participate in the Annual Meeting if you were a stockholder as of the close of business on April 6, 2020, the record date.
Joining me on the call this morning is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Feeler. Before we begin, please note that certain statements contained in this conference call that do not describe historical facts, are forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Since forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements.