Casella Waste Systems (CWST) : The consensus price target for Casella Waste Systems (CWST) is $10.88 for the short term with a standard deviation of $0.92. The most optimist securities analyst among the 6 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $12, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $10.
Casella Waste Systems (CWST) : The consensus on Casella Waste Systems (CWST) based on 7 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1.29, which is interpreted as a Strong Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 6 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Casella Waste Systems (NASDAQ:CWST): The stock opened at $9.07 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $9.07 for the day. The stock traded down to $8.92 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $9.01 with a loss of -0.88% for the day. The stock had closed at $9.09 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 106,796 shares.
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. is a solid waste services company. The Company is engaged in the provision of resource management services to residential, commercial, municipal and industrial customers, primarily in the areas of solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling and organics services. Its operating segments include Eastern and Western, engaged in providing solid waste services; Recycling, consisting of the Companys recycling operations and commodity brokerage operations, and Other, including organic services, ancillary operations and industrial services. It provides integrated solid waste services in six states: Vermont, New Hampshire, New York, Massachusetts, Maine and Pennsylvania. As of January 30, 2015, the Company owned or operated 35 solid waste collection operations, 44 transfer stations, 18 recycling facilities, nine Subtitle D landfills, four landfill gas-to-energy facilities, and one landfill permitted to accept construction and demolition materials.