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Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST)‘s stock had its “market perform” rating reiterated by Raymond James in a research note issued on Friday.

Shares of Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST) opened at 4.50 on Friday. Casella Waste Systems has a 52-week low of $4.50 and a 52-week high of $6.20. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $4.86 and a 200-day moving average of $5.15. The company’s market cap is $180.5 million.

Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 27th. The company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.01). The company had revenue of $141.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $132.93 million. On average, analysts predict that Casella Waste Systems will post $-0.22 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

CWST has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at KeyCorp reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Casella Waste Systems in a research note on Friday. They now have a $7.50 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Wedbush downgraded shares of Casella Waste Systems from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday. They now have a $5.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $6.00. Finally, analysts at Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on shares of Casella Waste Systems in a research note on Thursday, July 31st. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $6.13.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc is a vertically integrated solid waste, recycling, and resource management services company.

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