Waste Management Inc (WM)

WM (NYSE:Materials & Construction) EQUITY
$49.31
neg -0.75
-1.50%
Today's Range: 48.90 - 49.84 | WM Avg Daily Volume: 2,136,600
Last Update: 09/01/15 - 4:05 PM EDT
Volume: 2,870,676
YTD Performance: -2.46%
Open: $49.32
Previous Close: $50.06
52 Week Range: $45.50 - $55.93
Oustanding Shares: 452,250,411
Market Cap: 22,707,493,136
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for WM
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 3 3 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 7 7 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.40 2.40 2.60 2.60
Latest Dividend: 0.38
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.07%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/10/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 23.03
Price Earnings Comparisons:
WM Sector Avg. S&P 500
23.03 23.10 25.39
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.83% 6.58% 44.77%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 0.10 0.05 0.02
Net Income 929.20 0.33 0.10
EPS 1,236.40 0.37 0.11
Earnings for WM:
EBITDA 3.62B
Revenue 14.00B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.72 $0.68 $2.54 $2.72
Number of Analysts 7 7 8 9
High Estimate $0.76 $0.72 $2.55 $2.80
Low Estimate $0.69 $0.64 $2.52 $2.62
Prior Year $0.72 $0.67 $2.48 $2.54
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -0.60% 1.07% 2.42% 7.22%
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Bullish
Jul 28, 2015 | 7:35 AM EDT
WM was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Argus Research said. Valuation call, based on a $57 price target.   
They've done well considering market had a slightly negative month.
Not to trash the stock, but the risk of buying WM looks significantly higher than dumping it.
The reasons to analyze one day's market action.
WM is beginning to set up as a low-risk buy.
Will rates rise in June or September? Or even later?
Downgrade sparks selling wave.
Bearish
Feb 13, 2015 | 7:50 AM EST
WM was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Stifel said. Company will likely generate lower free cash flow. $53 price target.   
Bullish
Sep 29, 2014 | 8:26 AM EDT
WM was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Wedbush said. $55 price target. Management can grow margins and free cash flow. 

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