Waste Connections Inc. (WCN): Price and Financial Metrics

Waste Connections Inc. (WCN): $172.83

4.22 (+2.50%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

D

Stability

B

Sentiment

Quality

B

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Industry: Waste Disposal

Industry

B

Ranked

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WCN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $172.83 52-week high $173.33
Prev. close $168.61 52-week low $126.12
Day low $167.51 Volume 1,450,600
Day high $173.33 Avg. volume 895,272
50-day MA $165.78 Dividend yield 0.68%
200-day MA $152.53 Market Cap 44.59B

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Waste Connections Inc. (WCN) Company Bio


Waste Connections is a North American integrated waste services company that provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services, primarily of solid waste. It has operations in both the United States and Canada. Its headquarters is located in The Woodlands, Texas. It is the third largest waste management company in North America. Near the end of 2018, the company removed "Inc." from its corporate name. The company is now known simply as "Waste Connections". (Source:Wikipedia)


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Below are the latest news stories about WASTE CONNECTIONS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WCN as an investment opportunity.

Waste Management Wonders: 3 Stocks Cleaning Up Profitably

While money doesn’t grow on trees, it can do so on trash, thus warranting a closer examination of top waste management stocks.

Josh Enomoto on InvestorPlace | December 29, 2023

Waste Connections (WCN) Fell -6% in Q3

TimesSquare Capital Management, an equity investment management company, released its “U.S. FOCUS Growth Strategy” third-quarter investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. In the third quarter, the strategy returned -2.04% (gross) and -2.29% (net) compared to -5.22% for the Russell Midcap Growth Index. This quarter’s best-performing small-to-mid-cap growth stocks have lower betas […]

Yahoo | December 25, 2023

Canada's Secure Energy to divest assets for C$1.15 bln on Competition Tribunal's ruling

Waste management firm Secure Energy Services said on Monday it will divest some assets in Western Canada for a total of C$1.15 billion ($847.21 million) to fulfill Competition Tribunal's conditions for its merger with Tervita. The latest deal with Waste Connections is expected to close in the first quarter of 2024 after regulatory approval. It has agreed to pay Secure C$1.075 billion in cash and about C$75 million in certain adjustments.

Yahoo | December 11, 2023

WASTE CONNECTIONS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE SECURE ENERGY'S WASTE DISPOSAL-CENTRIC ASSET DIVESTITURES IN WESTERN CANADA

Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX/NYSE: WCN) ("Waste Connections" or the "Company") today announced that its subsidiary, Waste Connections of Canada Inc., has entered into an agreement with Secure Energy Services Inc. (TSX: SES) ("Secure") to acquire a portfolio of 30 energy waste treatment and disposal facilities in Western Canada for an aggregate purchase price of CAD$1.075 billion plus certain adjustments as provided in the definitive purchase agreement.

Yahoo | December 11, 2023

Should You Invest in Waste Connections (WCN)?

ClearBridge Investments, an investment management company, released its “ClearBridge Select Strategy” third quarter 2023 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. Rising bond rates and the Federal Reserve’s shift to a more hawkish stance put pressure on stocks in the third quarter. The strategy underperformed its Russell 3000 Index in the third […]

Yahoo | December 8, 2023

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WCN Price Returns

1-mo 3.13%
3-mo 1.62%
6-mo 17.73%
1-year N/A
3-year 49.41%
5-year 86.76%
YTD 16.18%
2023 13.47%
2022 -2.02%
2021 33.30%
2020 13.80%
2019 23.19%

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