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Waste Management NYSE:WM Stock Report

Last Price

US$169.81

Market Cap

US$69.7b

7D

3.3%

1Y

4.0%

Updated

04 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
WM fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends5/6

WM Stock Overview

Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America.

Waste Management, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Waste Management
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$169.81
52 Week HighUS$175.98
52 Week LowUS$138.58
Beta0.72
1 Month Change8.07%
3 Month Change0.81%
1 Year Change4.04%
3 Year Change52.13%
5 Year Change100.79%
Change since IPO870.34%

Recent News & Updates

Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Stalled

Nov 09
Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Stalled

Waste Management declares $0.65 dividend

Nov 08

Recent updates

Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Stalled

Nov 09
Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Stalled

Waste Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:WM) Positive Expectations are Priced In

Sep 29
Waste Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:WM) Positive Expectations are Priced In

A Look At The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Sep 15
A Look At The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Aug 25
Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Here's Why Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Aug 01
Here's Why Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has Caught The Eye Of Investors

Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Hit The Brakes

Jul 19
Returns On Capital At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have Hit The Brakes

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Jun 08
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Does Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

May 26
Does Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Apr 17
Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Waste Management's (NYSE:WM) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.65

Mar 05
Waste Management's (NYSE:WM) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.65

A Look At The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Feb 26
A Look At The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Is Waste Management (NYSE:WM) A Risky Investment?

Jan 17
Is Waste Management (NYSE:WM) A Risky Investment?

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Oct 18
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Return Trends At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Aren't Appealing

Sep 22
Return Trends At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Aren't Appealing

Is Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Using Too Much Debt?

Sep 10
Is Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Using Too Much Debt?

We Think Waste Management's (NYSE:WM) Healthy Earnings Might Be Conservative

Aug 03
We Think Waste Management's (NYSE:WM) Healthy Earnings Might Be Conservative

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Jun 23
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Slowing Rates Of Return At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Jun 11
Slowing Rates Of Return At Waste Management (NYSE:WM) Leave Little Room For Excitement

We Think The Compensation For Waste Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:WM) CEO Looks About Right

May 05
We Think The Compensation For Waste Management, Inc.'s (NYSE:WM) CEO Looks About Right

Should You Buy Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) For Its Dividend?

Mar 18
Should You Buy Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) For Its Dividend?

Read This Before Considering Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) For Its Upcoming US$0.57 Dividend

Mar 06
Read This Before Considering Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) For Its Upcoming US$0.57 Dividend

The Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Yearly Results Are Out And Analysts Have Published New Forecasts

Feb 22
The Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Yearly Results Are Out And Analysts Have Published New Forecasts

Estimating The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Feb 09
Estimating The Fair Value Of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Shareholder Returns

WMUS Commercial ServicesUS Market
7D3.3%2.0%1.5%
1Y4.0%-3.2%-14.9%

Return vs Industry: WM exceeded the US Commercial Services industry which returned -3.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WM exceeded the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WM's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WM volatility
WM Average Weekly Movement3.1%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement6.7%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: WM is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: WM's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
198748,500Jim Fishhttps://www.wm.com

Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, material recovery facility (MRF), or disposal site; and owns, develops, and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States, as well as owns and operates transfer stations. As of December 31, 2021, the company owned or operated 255 solid waste landfills; 5 secure hazardous waste landfills; 96 MRFs; and 340 transfer stations.

Waste Management, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Waste Management's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WM fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$69.70b
Earnings (TTM)US$2.25b
Revenue (TTM)US$19.44b

31.0x

P/E Ratio

3.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
WM income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$19.44b
Cost of RevenueUS$12.16b
Gross ProfitUS$7.29b
Other ExpensesUS$5.04b
EarningsUS$2.25b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)5.47
Gross Margin37.47%
Net Profit Margin11.55%
Debt/Equity Ratio190.6%

How did WM perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.5%

Current Dividend Yield

47%

Payout Ratio