Waste Connections Inc ( WCN ) |
2016 - 2021 (6 years)

Net Revenue (Sales) is 
$5.6B (1Y +1.67% )

WCN Stock Price & Net Revenue (Sales)

Net Revenue (Sales) for WCN competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Net Revenue (Sales)

chevron_right 2021 $2.8B +1.6x
( +17.1% / year avg)
chevron_left 2016 $1.1B
vertical_align_top Peak $5.4B +3.99x
vertical_align_bottom Bottom $1.1B
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 5 5 of 6
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 1
Up Years = Positive (0%+) YoY change
Down Years = Zero or Negative (0% or less) YoY change

Key Points (Stonk Price Comparison)

  • WCN's stock price has rallied +3,771% from $2.62 in 2016 , or +22.9x faster than it's net revenue (sales) over the same period.
  • If WCN grows it's stock at the same rate as it's net revenue (sales) (+17.1%/year) , it's stock price will grow +484% and hit $491.59 over the next 10 years.
  • WCN's stock price has gone up 4 of the 5 years (+80%) it's net revenue (sales) were also up.
  • Line Item (in $M) FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017
    1 Revenue 5445990000 5388679000 4922941000 4630488000
    2 Cost of Revenue 3276808000 3198757000 2865704000 2704775000
    3 Gross Profit (Income) 2169182000 2189922000 2057237000 1925713000
    4 R&D 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    5 SG&A 537632000 546278000 524388000 509638000
    6 Other Expenses -1392000.00 5704000.00 1263000.00 3736000.00
    7 Operating Expenses 537632000 1290196000 1204875000 1142122000
    8 Interest Expense 162375000 147368000 132104000 125297000
    9 D&A 621102000 743918000 680487000 632484000
    10 EBITDA 1033530000 1643644000 1532849000 1416075000
    11 Operating Income 412428000 899726000 852362000 783591000
    12 Other Income Expenses (Net) -1392000.00 -56244000.00 -20288000.00 -154957000.00
    13 Pre-Income Tax 253914000 705891000 707140000 508510000
    14 Income Tax Expense -49922000 139210000 159986000 -68910000
    15 Net Income 203992000 566841000 546871000 576817000
    16 EPS 0.78 2.15 2.07 2.19
    17 EPS Diluted 0.77 2.14 2.07 2.18
    18 Shares Outstanding 262998317 263792693 263650155 263682608
    19 Shares Outstanding (Diluted) 263507486 264526561 264395618 264302411
  • Line Item (in $M) FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017
    1 Cash & Cash Equivalents 617294000 326738000 319305000 433815000
    2 Short Term Investments 57516000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    3 Cash & S-T Investments 674810000 326738000 319305000 433815000
    4 Accounts Receivables 630264000 662808000 609545000 554458000
    5 Inventory 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    6 Other Current Assets 103198000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    7 Total Current Assets 1408272000 1130598000 1092903000 1176868000
    8 PP&E 5284506000 5699567000 5168996000 4820934000
    9 Goodwill 5726650000 5510851000 5031685000 4681774000
    10 Intangible Assets 1155079000 1163063000 1128628000 1087436000
    11 Goodwill & Intangible Assets 6881729000 6673914000 6160313000 5769210000
    12 L-T Investments 58000000.00 51000000.00 47000000.00 48000000.00
    13 Tax Assets 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    14 Other Non-Current Assets 0.00 233616000.00 205117000.00 247669000.00
    15 Total Non-Current Assets 12166235000 12607097000 11534426000 10837813000
    16 Other Assets 417857000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    17 Total Assets 13992364000 13737695000 12627329000 12014681000
    18 Accounts Payables 290820000 436970000 359967000 330523000
    19 S-T Debt 25347000 16419000 20304000 30882000
    20 Income Tax Payables 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    21 Deferred Revenue 233596000 216443000 179282000 145197000
    22 Other Current Liabilities 473567000 45793000 30130000 38084000
    23 Total Current Liabilities 1028654000 1007228000 860709000 802599000
    24 L-T Debt 8268000.00 4353782000.00 4153465000.00 3899572000.00
  • Line Item (in $M) FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017
    1 Net Income (Earnings) 203992000 566841000 546871000 576817000
    2 D&A 621102000 743918000 680487000 632484000
    3 Deferred Income Tax -50487000 54637000 77859000 -153283000
    4 Stock-Based Compensation (SBC) 45751000 42671000 43803000 39361000
    5 Change in Working Capital 256248000 -108824000 -142075000 233877000
    6 Accounts Receivables 46841000.00 -22933000.00 -37724000.00 -38934000.00
    7 Inventory 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    8 Accounts Payables -148362000 71147000 16135000 50012000
    9 Other Working Capital 379618000 123370000 232194000 374269000
    10 Other Non-Cash Items 0.00 44784000.00 20300000.00 25316000.00
    11 Net Cash Provided by Operating Activities 1408521000 1540547000 1411235000 1187260000
    12 Investments in PP&E -597053000 -666089000 -546145000 -479287000
    13 Acquisitions (Net) -50487000 -737000000 -830000000 -411000000
    14 Purchase of Investments 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    15 Sales/Maturities of Investments 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
    16 Other Investing Activities 0.00 1693000.00 4416000.00 -76250000.00
    17 Net Cash used for Investing Activities -1046043000 -1426006000 -1371820000 -966232000
    18 Debt Repayment -1542958000 -1470711000 -970773000 -770106000
    19 Common Stock Issued 679000.00 4036000.00 2667000.00 10814000.00
    20 Common Stock Repurchased -105654000.00 0.00 -58928000.00 0.00
    21 Dividends Paid -199883000 -175067000 -152550000 -131975000
    22 Other Financing Activities 0.00 -27383000.00 -29892000.00 -35914000.00
    23 Net Cash Used Provided by Financing Activities -78224000 -95894000 -187578000 56760000
    24 Net Change in Cash 291168000 19255000 -149261000 279433000
  • About
    Industry: Waste Management
    Sector: Industrials
    Country: CA
    IPO Date: 4/25/2002
    Stonk Exchange: NYSE
    • Waste Connections, Inc
    • engages in the provision of solid waste services.
    • The company is headquartered in Concord, Ontario and currently employs 16,356 full-time employees.
    • The firm provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in markets in the United States and Canada.
    • The firm operates through six segments: Southern segment, Western segment, Eastern segment, Canada segment, Central segment and E&P segment.
    • Through its R360 Environmental Solutions subsidiary, it also provides non-hazardous exploration and production, or E&P, waste treatment, recovery and disposal services in various natural resource producing areas in the United States.
    • The company also provides intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities.
    • As of December 31, 2016, it served residential, commercial, industrial and exploration and production (E&P) customers in 40 states and the District of Columbia in the United States and five provinces in Canada.