Insider Selling: Waste Connections VP Sells 2,000 Shares of Stock (WCN)
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) VP Mary Anne Whitney sold 2,000 shares of Waste Connections stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.01, for a total value of $94,020.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 21,374 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,004,792. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) traded down 0.02% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $46.89. 355,109 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Waste Connections has a 52 week low of $39.62 and a 52 week high of $47.36. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $45.09 and a 200-day moving average of $43.49. The company has a market cap of $5.812 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.77.
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April 21st. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $481.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $473.71 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.37 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Waste Connections will post $2.01 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Waste Connections, Inc (NYSE:WCN) is an integrated municipal solid waste (MSW), services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in the United States.
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