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Waste Connections Inc (TSX:WCN)
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Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 10.7 years of data (i.e. since Jul 24, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

Waste Connections Inc trades on the Toronto exchange in CAD dollars.


It is in the industrial sector.

Current Status of Waste Connections Inc

It is currently trading at $186.63 ($184.61 the previous day).It pays a 0.51% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 27 days (2023 04 27).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.89 per share ($1.9B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.35482.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $3864273 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 15.2% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 15.32. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year174.8845077720211.2- Below Average
2 year157.2139262820520.5+ Above Average
3 year130.486441176476.2- Below Average
4 year122.9085660377419.2+ Above Average
5 year103.0919.5+ Above Average
Waste Connections Inc is projected by analysts to get to $207.96487 within the next 12 months (11.4%), but preticted targets range from as high as $230.3194 (23.4%) and as low as $162.5784(-12.9%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -26.7%. It has a steady shape to the stock curve, which means the stock continues on a consistent trend except during extreme periods of volitility, but usually recovers quickly. These stocks are very safe and do not have to be checked often.

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With an average increase of 15.2% year over year, if Waste Connections Inc is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 21.1 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 42.42. The stock is under valued as the industry standard in the industrial sector is a P/E of 56.15.


Waste Connections is an North American integrated waste services company that provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services, primarily of solid waste. It has operations in both the United States and Canada, and has headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas and Vaughan, Ontario. It is the third largest waste management company in North America.

Their primary business is to provide solid waste collection and disposal services through contracts with municipalities to collect the waste in that municipality, for an agreed-upon rate. It also provides services directly to residential, commercial, or industrial customers and runs 68 landfills for waste disposal (as of 2016).

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