WM Waste Management Inc

Price (delayed)

$115.36

Market cap

$48.75B

P/E Ratio

32.5

Dividend/share

$2.18

EPS

$3.55

Enterprise value

$58.1B

Sector: Industrials
Industry: Waste Management

Waste Management, Inc. is an American waste management, comprehensive waste, and environmental services company in North America. Founded in 1968, the company is headquartered in the First City Tower in ...

Highlights

WM's debt is down by 22% year-on-year and by 19% since the previous quarter
The equity has grown by 5% YoY and by 3.8% from the previous quarter
The company's quick ratio fell by 37% YoY but it rose by 31% QoQ
The stock's P/E is 34% above its 5-year quarterly average of 24.2 and 16% above its last 4 quarters average of 28.0
The company's EPS fell by 14% YoY and by 7% QoQ

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of WM
Market
Shares outstanding
422.61M
Market cap
$48.75B
Enterprise value
$58.1B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
32.5
Price to book (P/B)
6.81
Price to sales (P/S)
3.25
EV/EBIT
25.1
EV/EBITDA
14.73
EV/Sales
3.87
Earnings
Revenue
$15B
EBIT
$2.32B
EBITDA
$3.95B
Free cash flow
$2.15B
Per share
EPS
$3.55
Free cash flow per share
$5.08
Book value per share
$16.94
Revenue per share
$35.5
TBVPS
$42.18
Balance sheet
Total assets
$24.77B
Total liabilities
$17.62B
Debt
$10.42B
Equity
$7.16B
Working capital
$551M
Liquidity
Debt to equity
1.46
Current ratio
1.2
Quick ratio
1.17
Net debt/EBITDA
2.37
Margins
EBITDA margin
26.3%
Gross margin
39%
Net margin
10%
Operating margin
16.2%
Efficiency
Return on assets
5.7%
Return on equity
21.6%
Return on invested capital
9.1%
Return on capital employed
10.5%
Return on sales
15.4%
Dividend
Dividend yield
1.89%
DPS
$2.18
Payout ratio
61.4%

WM stock price

How has the Waste Management stock price performed over time
Intraday
0.68%
1 week
0.56%
1 month
-2.17%
1 year
-4.12%
YTD
-2.18%
QTD
-2.18%

Financial performance

How have Waste Management's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$15B
Gross profit
$5.84B
Operating income
$2.44B
Net income
$1.51B
Gross margin
39%
Net margin
10%
Waste Management's net income has decreased by 14% YoY and by 7% from the previous quarter
The operating income has decreased by 14% YoY and by 2.2% from the previous quarter
WM's net margin is down by 12% year-on-year and by 7% since the previous quarter
Waste Management's operating margin has decreased by 11% YoY

Growth

What is Waste Management's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Waste Management stock price valuation
P/E
32.5
P/B
6.81
P/S
3.25
EV/EBIT
25.1
EV/EBITDA
14.73
EV/Sales
3.87
The stock's P/E is 34% above its 5-year quarterly average of 24.2 and 16% above its last 4 quarters average of 28.0
The company's EPS fell by 14% YoY and by 7% QoQ
The stock's price to book (P/B) is 10% more than its 5-year quarterly average of 6.2 and 4.8% more than its last 4 quarters average of 6.5
The equity has grown by 5% YoY and by 3.8% from the previous quarter
WM's P/S is 25% above its 5-year quarterly average of 2.6 and 8% above its last 4 quarters average of 3.0
Waste Management's revenue has decreased by 2.9% YoY

Efficiency

How efficient is Waste Management business performance
Waste Management's return on equity has decreased by 20% YoY and by 8% QoQ
WM's return on assets is down by 20% year-on-year and by 3.4% since the previous quarter
The ROIC has contracted by 15% YoY
The company's return on sales fell by 9% YoY and by 3.8% QoQ

Dividends

What is WM's dividend history
DPS
$2.18
Dividend yield
1.89%
Payout ratio
61.4%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Waste Management financials performed over time
Waste Management's total assets is 41% higher than its total liabilities
The company's quick ratio fell by 37% YoY but it rose by 31% QoQ
The company's current ratio rose by 36% QoQ but it fell by 35% YoY
WM's debt is 46% greater than its equity
Waste Management's debt to equity has decreased by 26% YoY and by 22% QoQ
WM's debt is down by 22% year-on-year and by 19% since the previous quarter

All financial data is based on trailing twelve months (TTM) periods - updated quarterly, unless otherwise specified.