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Waste Connections TSX:WCN Stock Report

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17 Jun, 2024


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WCN Stock Overview

Provides non-hazardous waste collection, transfer, disposal, and resource recovery services in the United States and Canada.

WCN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health2/6

Waste Connections, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Waste Connections
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$231.56
52 Week HighUS$234.79
52 Week LowUS$174.74
1 Month Change1.56%
3 Month Change-0.81%
1 Year Change28.12%
3 Year Change56.26%
5 Year Change83.62%
Change since IPO283.59%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Shareholder Returns

WCNCA Commercial ServicesCA Market

Return vs Industry: WCN exceeded the Canadian Commercial Services industry which returned 7.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WCN exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 8.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WCN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WCN volatility
WCN Average Weekly Movement1.7%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement8.3%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market17.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market3.0%

Stable Share Price: WCN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: WCN's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company


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 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.

Waste Connections, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Waste Connections's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WCN fundamental statistics
Market capCA$59.73b
Earnings (TTM)CA$1.09b
Revenue (TTM)CA$11.25b


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
WCN income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$4.82b
Gross ProfitUS$3.37b
Other ExpensesUS$2.58b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2024

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)3.08
Gross Margin41.19%
Net Profit Margin9.70%
Debt/Equity Ratio100.3%

How did WCN perform over the long term?

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