Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.

NYSE:WMS Stock Report

Market Cap: US$13.3b

Advanced Drainage Systems Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 3/6

Advanced Drainage Systems has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 52.5%, while the Building industry saw earnings growing at 14.4% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 16.6% per year. Advanced Drainage Systems's return on equity is 43.8%, and it has net margins of 17.7%.

Key information

52.5%

Earnings growth rate

51.1%

EPS growth rate

Building Industry Growth13.3%
Revenue growth rate16.6%
Return on equity43.8%
Net Margin17.7%
Next Earnings Update08 Aug 2024

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

Does This Valuation Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Jul 17
Does This Valuation Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Imply Investors Are Overpaying?

Advanced Drainage Systems: Superb Economics Fully Captured At Current Multiples, Seek Pullback First

Jul 09

At US$155, Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Jul 03
At US$155, Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Using Too Much Debt?

Jun 20
Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Using Too Much Debt?

Unpleasant Surprises Could Be In Store For Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:WMS) Shares

May 28
Unpleasant Surprises Could Be In Store For Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:WMS) Shares

Why We Like The Returns At Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Apr 15
Why We Like The Returns At Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Is Now The Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watchlist?

Apr 02
Is Now The Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watchlist?

At US$163, Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Mar 17
At US$163, Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Worth Looking At Closely?

Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) A Risky Investment?

Mar 04
Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) A Risky Investment?

Earnings Not Telling The Story For Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) After Shares Rise 26%

Feb 16
Earnings Not Telling The Story For Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) After Shares Rise 26%

Advanced Drainage Systems: Interesting, But Not Worthy Of Optimism Heading Into Earnings

Feb 03

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Knows How To Allocate Capital Effectively

Jan 16
Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Knows How To Allocate Capital Effectively

Here's Why Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Jan 03
Here's Why Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:WMS) Share Price Not Quite Adding Up

Dec 18
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.'s (NYSE:WMS) Share Price Not Quite Adding Up

At US$126, Is It Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watch List?

Dec 05
At US$126, Is It Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watch List?

Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Expensive For A Reason? A Look At Its Intrinsic Value

Nov 23
Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Expensive For A Reason? A Look At Its Intrinsic Value

Advanced Drainage Systems: Weak Q2 Results With No Significant Growth Prospect

Nov 08

We Think Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Nov 06
We Think Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Do Advanced Drainage Systems' (NYSE:WMS) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Oct 01
Do Advanced Drainage Systems' (NYSE:WMS) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Is There Now An Opportunity In Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)?

Sep 04
Is There Now An Opportunity In Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)?

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Shares Could Be 24% Above Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Aug 21
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Shares Could Be 24% Above Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Advanced Drainage Systems: The Picture Is Getting More Interesting

Aug 18

Returns On Capital Are A Standout For Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Aug 09
Returns On Capital Are A Standout For Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Using Too Much Debt?

Jul 26
Is Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Now The Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watchlist?

Jun 22
Is Now The Time To Put Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) On Your Watchlist?

Advanced Drainage Systems: An Overlooked Water Play

Jun 06

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)?

May 22
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)?

Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Could Become A Multi-Bagger

May 10
Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Could Become A Multi-Bagger

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)

Apr 02
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)

Here's Why Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Mar 21
Here's Why Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Potentially Undervalued?

Feb 06
Is Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS) Potentially Undervalued?

Advanced Drainage Systems Q3 2023 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

These 4 Measures Indicate That Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Is Using Debt Safely

Jan 25
These 4 Measures Indicate That Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Is Using Debt Safely

Advanced Drainage Systems: Recent Correction Is A Buying Opportunity

Dec 30

Returns On Capital Are A Standout For Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Dec 29
Returns On Capital Are A Standout For Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS)

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)

Dec 17
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE:WMS)

We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Passed With Ease

Dec 05
We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Advanced Drainage Systems (NYSE:WMS) Passed With Ease

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Advanced Drainage Systems makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:WMS Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Mar 242,8745103710
31 Dec 232,8385013460
30 Sep 232,8314773410
30 Jun 232,9354943380
31 Mar 233,0715073380
31 Dec 223,1324613380
30 Sep 223,1924423320
30 Jun 223,0143533180
31 Mar 222,7692303100
31 Dec 212,5352063050
30 Sep 212,3061882900
30 Jun 212,1431912820
31 Mar 211,9831852680
31 Dec 201,9101692610
30 Sep 201,8171442610
30 Jun 201,769872520
31 Mar 201,674-2052710
31 Dec 191,575-2042280
30 Sep 191,500-2092080
30 Jun 191,411-1921970
31 Mar 191,385701880
31 Dec 181,363641820
30 Sep 181,365791820
30 Jun 181,360691830
31 Mar 181,330561880
31 Dec 171,324441980
30 Sep 171,298231970
30 Jun 171,258281930
31 Mar 171,257282010
31 Dec 161,258331980
30 Sep 161,277371960
30 Jun 161,299272000
31 Mar 161,291211810
31 Dec 151,25281740
30 Sep 151,219-81690
30 Jun 151,20321570
31 Mar 151,180-201560
31 Dec 141,155-171560
30 Sep 141,136-231500
30 Jun 141,102-311450
31 Mar 141,068-101360
31 Dec 131,07011120

Quality Earnings: WMS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: WMS's current net profit margins (17.7%) are higher than last year (16.5%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: WMS's earnings have grown significantly by 52.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: WMS's earnings growth over the past year (0.6%) is below its 5-year average (52.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: WMS earnings growth over the past year (0.6%) did not outperform the Building industry 9.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst WMS's Return on Equity (43.79%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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