Waste Connections (WCN) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -4.31% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.29% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.46% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -4.83% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.83% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.08%.The 200 Day SMA reached 11.07%
Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN): The stock opened in the green at $75.64 on Friday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $75.64 and a low of $74.38 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $74.7 recording a loss of -0.28%. 596,812 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $74.7 in the previous days trading.
Waste Connections (WCN) : Average target price received by Waste Connections (WCN) is $83.63 with an expected standard deviation of $3.25. The most aggressive target on the stock is $87, whereas the most downbeat target is $78. 8 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
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.