88.54 -0.06 (-0.07%)
After hours: 4:37PM EST
|Bid||87.00 x 300|
|Ask||89.80 x 600|
|Day's Range||88.01 - 88.73|
|52 Week Range||69.00 - 88.73|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||28.40|
|Earnings Date||Feb 15, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.70 (1.93%)|
|1y Target Est||92.44|
Waste Management shares have been on fire in recent years. In short, it pays to be in the trash business. TheStreet talks with Waste Management CEO Jim Fish about the company's outlook.
Houston-based Waste Management Inc. (WM) has delayed or postponed Jan. 16 trash collection in multiple states due to severe winter weather. “Waste Management is committed to providing safe and effective trash collection throughout our service area,” the company said in its service alert . “We are continuing to monitor service areas impacted across Texas and Oklahoma.
A Houston company is joining a host of others — such as AT&T, Fifth Third Bancorp, Comcast and more — in providing bonuses to employees in the wake of federal tax law changes. Waste Management Inc. (WM) will give a $2,000 cash bonus to approximately 34,000 employees this year thanks to the new U.S. corporate tax structure, according to a Jan. 10 press release . “We are about to get a tax benefit as our U.S. corporate tax rate goes from 35 percent to 21 percent,” Jim Fish, CEO and president of Waste Management, said in the release.
The S&P 500 Index, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq Composite lost 0.1% apiece yesterday. Several companies were making moves after hours Wednesday, including KB Home (NYSE:KBH), Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ:PRGS) and Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM). The company’s earnings during its fourth quarter came in at $84.3 million, or 84 cents per share, topping the year-ago total of $37.5 million, or 40 cents per share.
CEO Jim Fish said in a statement that the company wanted to pass on the tax benefit to its employees.
Waste Management, Inc. announced today that, in light of the meaningful contributions of its employees and the new U.S. corporate tax structure, the company will distribute US $2,000 in 2018 to every North American employee not on a bonus or sales incentive plan; that includes hourly and other employees.
Waste Management, Inc. announced that it will release fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results before the opening of the market on Thursday, February 15, 2018.
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Waste Management's (WM) current dividend hike marks the 15th consecutive year in quarterly dividend increase and is the highest of its kind in about a decade.
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Waste Management Inc. shares ticked higher in the extended session Thursday after the trash disposal and recycling company's board hiked the quarterly dividend 9.4% and approved share buybacks. Waste management ...
Waste Management, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 9.4% increase in the planned quarterly dividend rate, from $0.425 to $0.465 per share. On an annual basis, the per share dividend increases from $1.70 to $1.86.
Waste Management today released its 2017 Sustainability Report, which provides updated data to supplement the company’s full 2016 report, “Leading Change, Reinvigorating the Spirit of Environmental Stewardship.” The report updates progress on the company’s 2020 Sustainability Goals, Key Performance Indicators and recent awards received.
Waste Management (WM) is successfully executing its initiatives to refocus on core business activities and instill price and cost discipline to achieve better margins and capitalize on the inherent growth potential.
Waste Management Inc. (WM) is moving some of its Arizona operations to larger office space in north Phoenix on Union Hills Drive near Interstate 17. Waste Management leased just under 47,600 square feet at the Union Hills Office Plaza. Commercial real estate firm Savills Studley represented Waste Management in the deal.
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Waste Management (WM) is successfully executing its initiatives to refocus on core business activities and instill price and cost discipline to achieve better margins.
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