Waste Connections (WCN) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Waste Connections (WCN), hence the stock is down -1.97% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.15% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -3.96% and the stock has fallen -1.63% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.49% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.6%.The 200 Day SMA reached 14% Waste Connections, Inc. is up 6.53% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.9%.
Waste Connections (WCN) : The consensus price target for Waste Connections (WCN) is $83.63 for the short term with a standard deviation of $3.25. The most optimist securities analyst among the 8 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $87, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $78.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $75.01 and the intraday high of $76.6 after having opened at $76.6 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $76.6, a loss of -1.60%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 4,282,656 shares. The stock failed to cross $76.6 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $75.49.
Waste Connections, Inc. is an integrated municipal solid waste (MSW) services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services. It provides non-hazardous exploration and production (E&P), waste treatment, recovery and disposal services. The Company operates in four segments: Western, Central, Eastern and E&P. The Companys Western segment consists of locations in Alaska, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and western Wyoming. The Companys Central segment consists of locations in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and eastern Wyoming. The Companys Eastern segment consists of locations in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. The Companys E&P segment consists of its E&P operations in Louisiana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, Wyoming and Gulf of Mexico.