Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (WMS): Price and Financial Metrics

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (WMS): $108.36

0.59 (+0.55%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where WMS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.73% of US stocks.
  • WMS's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • WMS ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 7th percentile.

WMS Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for WMS is 3.17 -- better than 84.81% of US stocks.
  • WMS's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 236.81 -- higher than 89.53% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Advanced Drainage Systems Inc is higher than 88.68% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Advanced Drainage Systems Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be DHIL, CRTD, GRIL, HIMS, and CHH.
  • Visit WMS's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

WMS Valuation Summary

  • WMS's price/sales ratio is 3.8; this is 65.22% higher than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 87 months, WMS's price/earnings ratio has gone up 285.5.
  • Over the past 87 months, WMS's EV/EBIT ratio has gone down 0.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WMS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WMS 2021-09-03 3.8 10.4 35.8 25.5
WMS 2021-09-02 3.8 10.3 35.5 25.4
WMS 2021-09-01 3.7 9.9 34.1 24.5
WMS 2021-08-31 3.8 10.2 35.1 25.1
WMS 2021-08-30 3.8 10.4 35.7 25.5
WMS 2021-08-27 3.9 10.5 36.2 25.9

WMS Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -1382.53%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 890.69%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 50.6%.
Over the past 15 months, WMS's revenue has gone up $717,919,000.

The table below shows WMS's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 2,534.937 197.287 244.778
2021-09-30 2,305.725 260.926 224.874
2021-06-30 2,143.441 422.831 229.751
2021-03-31 1,982.78 452.216 224.23
2020-12-31 1,909.739 458.647 206.781
2020-09-30 1,817.018 420.646 176.295

WMS's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • WMS has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 89.66% of graded US stocks.
  • WMS's asset turnover comes in at 0.893 -- ranking 9th of 22 Rubber and Plastic Products stocks.
  • BERY, ATR, and NPO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WMS.

The table below shows WMS's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.893 0.328 0.210
2021-03-31 0.831 0.348 0.202
2020-12-31 0.804 0.352 0.177
2020-09-30 0.773 0.345 0.149
2020-06-30 0.758 0.321 0.110
2020-03-31 0.839 0.189 -0.057

WMS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WMS, see our WMS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $130.25 Average Broker Recommendation 1.6 (Moderate Buy)

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WMS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $108.36 52-week high $138.02
Prev. close $107.77 52-week low $92.28
Day low $107.07 Volume 416,000
Day high $110.66 Avg. volume 427,544
50-day MA $109.70 Dividend yield 0.41%
200-day MA $116.58 Market Cap 9.14B

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (WMS) Company Bio

Advanced Drainage Systems designs, manufactures, and markets thermoplastic corrugated pipes and related water management products for non-residential, residential, agriculture, and infrastructure applications in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1966 and is based in Hilliard, Ohio.

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WMS Price Returns

1-mo 6.40%
3-mo -6.83%
6-mo -13.66%
1-year -4.32%
3-year 291.67%
5-year 467.73%
YTD -20.32%
2021 63.46%
2020 116.70%
2019 67.74%
2018 2.78%
2017 17.27%

WMS Dividends

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