Waste Connections Inc

WCN

New York Stock Exchange. Currency in USD

133.31 -1.19 ( -0.88% )

Real time prices: December 19

Market Cap.
34.29B
Beta (5Y monthly)
0.66
Price/Earnings
37.47
EPS (TTM)
3.75
Forward Dividend
1.02 (0.73%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Nov 16, 2022
Volume
1.06M
1y Target Est.
153.09
Day's Range
132.94
-
135.48
52 Week's Range
113.50
-
148.20

Historical Summary

Performance
EPS growth
Share Buybacks

About Waste Connections Inc

Sector
Industrials
Industry
Waste Management
Website
https://www.wasteconnections.com
Exchange
New York Stock Exchange (XNYS)
Shares Outstanding
260.53M
Employees
19998
Address
6220 Highway 7, Woodbridge, ON, Canada, L4H 4G3
Waste Connections, Inc. provides non-hazardous waste collection, transfer, disposal, and resource recovery services in the United States and Canada. It offers collection services to residential, commercial, municipal, industrial, and exploration and production (E&P) customers; landfill disposal services; and recycling services for various recyclable materials, including compost, cardboard, mixed paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and/or load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities through truck, rail, or barge; and intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities. In addition, it provides E&P waste treatment, recovery, and disposal services for waste resulting from oil and natural gas exploration and production activity, such as drilling fluids, drill cuttings, completion fluids, and flowback water; production wastes and produced water during a well's operating life; contaminated soils that require treatment during site reclamation; and substances, which require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company offers leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2021, it owned 334 solid waste collection operations; 142 transfer stations; 61 municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills; 12 E&P waste landfills; 14 non-MSW landfills; 71 recycling operations; 4 intermodal operations; 23 E&P liquid waste injection wells; and 19 E&P waste treatment and oil recovery facilities. The company also operates an additional 53 transfer stations, 10 MSW landfills, and 2 intermodal operations. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Woodbridge, Canada.

Latest news

Waste Connections (WCN) Gains 12.7% in 6 Months: Here's How
Waste Connections (WCN) Gains 12.7% in 6 Months: Here's How

Waste Connections (WCN) is benefiting from acquisitions, operating efficiency and an increase in prices charged...
By Zacks Investment Research - 8 weeks ago

Waste Connections (WCN) Up 3.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
Waste Connections (WCN) Up 3.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

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By Zacks Investment Research - 9 weeks ago

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By Zacks Investment Research - 14 weeks ago

Expert Ratings for Waste Connections
Expert Ratings for Waste Connections

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