Waste Connections (WCN) : $7.85 million worth of transactions were on upticks in Waste Connections (WCN), compared to $5.22 million on downticks. The ratio between the two was 1.5, whereas, the net money flow stood at a healthy $2.63 million on Fridays session. The consistent buying on upticks in the stock accounted for $1million worth of trades. The total money flow into the stock stood at $1 million. The bulls and the bears were in an equilibrium as the stock closed with a loss of -0.23%. The stock was trading at $74.03, with a drop of $0.17 over the previous days close. The stock recorded 1.12% for the week.
Waste Connections (WCN) : 10 investment research analysts covering Waste Connections (WCN) have an average price target of $74.22 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $83 and the lowest target is $58 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $7.85 of the average price.
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $73.92 with an intraday high of $74.18. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $73.36. However, the stock managed to close at $74.03, a loss of 0.23% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $74.2. The total traded volume of the day was 532,229 shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Shea Patrick James, (Sr. VP, General Counsel & Sec) of Waste Connections, Inc., had unloaded 5,000 shares at an average price of $73.05 in a transaction dated on June 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $365,250.
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.