Waste Connections (WCN) : Traders are bullish on Waste Connections (WCN) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 0.21% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.67%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.61% in the last 1 week, and is up 3.57% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.66% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.17%. Waste Connections US, Inc. is up 10.87% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 33.04%.
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $74.15, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $74.56 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $73.71 and closed the trading day at $74.48, in the green by 0.42%. The total traded volume for the day was 894,066. The stock had closed at $74.165 in the previous days trading.
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.