Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN): Patrick James Shea , Sr. VP, General Counsel & Sec of Waste Connections, Inc. sold 5,000 shares on Jun 10, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 13, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $73.05 per share for a total value of $365,250.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 8, 2016, James Little (Sr. Vice President Engineering) sold 3,000 shares at $70.60 per share price.On Dec 4, 2015, Matthew Stephen Black (Vice President – Tax) sold 2,300 shares at $55.31 per share price.Also, On Nov 13, 2015, Steven F Bouck (President) sold 10,000 shares at $55.41 per share price.On Nov 13, 2015, David M Hall (Sr. Vice President) sold 12,030 shares at $55.29 per share price.
Waste Connections: On Friday, Jun 10, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Waste Connections which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $73 and hit $73.87 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $73.5, with a gain of 0.98% or 0.71 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,77,515 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $74.23 and the company has a market cap of $9,020 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $45.7.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Waste Connections is Downgraded by TD Securities to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jun 13, 2016.Waste Connections is Initiated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $82. The Rating was issued on Jun 6, 2016.Waste Connections is Reiterated by Wedbush to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 77 from a previous price target of $71 .The Rating was issued on Jun 3, 2016.Waste Connections is Reiterated by Imperial Capital to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $72 .The Rating was issued on Apr 29, 2016.Waste Connections is Reiterated by Wedbush to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 71 from a previous price target of $67 .The Rating was issued on Apr 29, 2016.
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 Company’s Western segment consists of locations in Alaska California Idaho Montana Nevada Oregon Washington and western Wyoming. The Company’s Central segment consists of locations in Arizona Colorado Kansas Louisiana Minnesota Nebraska New Mexico Oklahoma South Dakota Texas Utah and eastern Wyoming. The Company’s Eastern segment consists of locations in Alabama Illinois Iowa Kentucky Massachusetts Michigan Mississippi New York North Carolina South Carolina and Tennessee. The Company’s E&P segment consists of its E&P operations in Louisiana New Mexico North Dakota Oklahoma Texas Wyoming and Gulf of Mexico.