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    Waste Connections Inc. (WCN)

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    44.29 Up 0.64(1.47%) 11:47AM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Data provided by Capital IQ, except where noted.
    Valuation Measures 
    Market Cap (intraday)5:5.50B
    Enterprise Value (Dec 18, 2014)3:7.35B
    Trailing P/E (ttm, intraday):24.88
    Forward P/E (fye Dec 31, 2015)1:19.69
    PEG Ratio (5 yr expected)1:1.60
    Price/Sales (ttm):2.66
    Price/Book (mrq):2.47
    Enterprise Value/Revenue (ttm)3:3.60
    Enterprise Value/EBITDA (ttm)6:10.50
    Financial Highlights 
    Fiscal Year
    Fiscal Year Ends:Dec 31
    Most Recent Quarter (mrq):Sep 30, 2014
    Profitability
    Profit Margin (ttm):10.85%
    Operating Margin (ttm):21.84%
    Management Effectiveness
    Return on Assets (ttm):5.52%
    Return on Equity (ttm):10.56%
    Income Statement
    Revenue (ttm):2.04B
    Revenue Per Share (ttm):16.43
    Qtrly Revenue Growth (yoy):8.50%
    Gross Profit (ttm):863.98M
    EBITDA (ttm)6:700.10M
    Net Income Avl to Common (ttm):221.19M
    Diluted EPS (ttm):1.78
    Qtrly Earnings Growth (yoy):-1.00%
    Balance Sheet
    Total Cash (mrq):13.33M
    Total Cash Per Share (mrq):0.11
    Total Debt (mrq):1.91B
    Total Debt/Equity (mrq):87.00
    Current Ratio (mrq):0.93
    Book Value Per Share (mrq):17.64
    Cash Flow Statement
    Operating Cash Flow (ttm):513.28M
    Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm):278.39M
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    Income Statement - Balance Sheet - Cash Flow

    Trading Information 
    Stock Price History
    Beta:0.48
    52-Week Change3:1.94%
    S&P500 52-Week Change3:11.23%
    52-Week High (Sep 18, 2014)3:50.93
    52-Week Low (Feb 3, 2014)3:39.69
    50-Day Moving Average3:47.52
    200-Day Moving Average3:48.01
    Share Statistics
    Avg Vol (3 month)3:640,781
    Avg Vol (10 day)3:1,133,060
    Shares Outstanding5:124.12M
    Float:123.30M
    % Held by Insiders1:5.54%
    % Held by Institutions1:93.10%
    Shares Short (as of Nov 28, 2014)3:640.46K
    Short Ratio (as of Nov 28, 2014)3:1.40
    Short % of Float (as of Nov 28, 2014)3:0.50%
    Shares Short (prior month)3:682.29K
    Dividends & Splits
    Forward Annual Dividend Rate4:0.52
    Forward Annual Dividend Yield4:1.20%
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:0.48
    Trailing Annual Dividend Yield3:1.10%
    5 Year Average Dividend Yield4:N/A
    Payout Ratio4:26.00%
    Dividend Date3:Nov 18, 2014
    Ex-Dividend Date4:Oct 31, 2014
    Last Split Factor (new per old)2:3:2
    Last Split Date3:Nov 15, 2010

    See Key Statistics Help for definitions of terms used.
    Abbreviation Guide: K = Thousands; M = Millions; B = Billions
    mrq = Most Recent Quarter (as of Sep 30, 2014)
    ttm = Trailing Twelve Months (as of Sep 30, 2014)
    yoy = Year Over Year (as of Sep 30, 2014)
    lfy = Last Fiscal Year (as of Dec 31, 2013)
    fye = Fiscal Year Ending
    1 Data provided by Thomson Reuters
    2 Data provided by EDGAR Online
    3 Data derived from multiple sources or calculated by Yahoo! Finance
    4 Data provided by Morningstar, Inc.
    5 Shares outstanding is taken from the most recently filed quarterly or annual report and Market Cap is calculated using shares outstanding.
    6 EBITDA is calculated by Capital IQ using methodology that may differ from that used by a company in its reporting

    Currency in USD.