What is WM's Total Liabilities?

  Waste Management Inc ( WM ) |
1995 - 2021 (27 years)

Total Liabilities is 
$84.0B (1Y +4.32% )

WM Stock Price & Total Liabilities

Total Liabilities for WM competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Total Liabilities

chevron_right 2021 $43.5B +31.9x
( +13.8% / year avg)
chevron_left 1995 $1.3B
vertical_align_top Peak $78.4B +58.4x
vertical_align_bottom Bottom $1.3B
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 19 19 of 27
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 8
Up Years = Positive (0%+) YoY change
Down Years = Zero or Negative (0% or less) YoY change

Key Points (Stonk Price Comparison)

  • WM's stock price has rallied +4,321% from $2.65 in 1995 , or +1.32x faster than it's total liabilities over the same period.
  • If WM grows it's stock at the same rate as it's total liabilities (+13.8%/year) , it's stock price will grow +364% and hit $426.45 over the next 10 years.
  • WM's stock price has gone up 14 of the 19 years (+73%) it's total liabilities were also up.
  • WM Historical Total Liabilities Table
    in $ million
    Year Total Liabilities YoY % Change Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 $43,532 -44.5% $117.07 3.2%
    4/1/2020 $78,447 7.2% $113.46 -2.7%
    4/1/2019 $73,171 14.1% $116.62 33.9%
    4/1/2018 $64,136 4.1% $87.08 20.5%
    4/1/2017 $61,632 0.3% $72.28 23.5%
    4/1/2016 $61,420 0.8% $58.52 31.5%
    4/1/2015 $60,955 -7.1% $44.52 9.9%
    4/1/2014 $65,584 -0.1% $40.51 20.2%
    4/1/2013 $65,653 1.2% $33.69 21.7%
    4/1/2012 $64,898 7.0% $27.68 9.3%
    4/1/2011 $60,628 2.3% $25.34 3.5%
    4/1/2010 $59,268 6.0% $24.47 14.9%
    4/1/2009 $55,901 -1.1% $21.31 -12.2%
    4/1/2008 $56,508 1.0% $24.27 -3.8%
    4/1/2007 $55,956 -3.7% $25.22 12.7%
    4/1/2006 $58,112 1.1% $22.37 28.2%
    4/1/2005 $57,464 -5.2% $17.45 1.4%
    4/1/2004 $60,615 4.2% $17.2 6.5%
    4/1/2003 $58,191 2.6% $16.14 12.5%
    4/1/2002 $56,720 37.7% $14.35 -23.4%
    4/1/2001 $41,183 -33.5% $18.75 63.3%
    4/1/2000 $61,960 -11.7% $11.48 -25.6%
    4/1/1999 $70,172 55.5% $15.44 -53.7%
    4/1/1998 $45,117 266.6% $33.36 31.2%
    4/1/1997 $12,307 145.5% $25.42 52.7%
    4/1/1996 $5,012 279.2% $16.64 41.0%
    4/1/1995 $1,321 - $11.8 -

  • About
    Industry: Waste Management
    Sector: Industrials
    Country: US
    IPO Date: 7/20/1993
    Stonk Exchange: NYSE
    • Waste Management, Inc
    • engages in the provision of waste management environmental services.
    • The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas and currently employs 43,700 full-time employees.
    • The Company, through its subsidiaries, is a provider of waste management environmental services.
    • The firm's segments include Solid Waste and Other.
    • The firm's Solid Waste segment includes its solid waste business.
    • The Other segment includes its Strategic Business Solutions (WMSBS) organization; its landfill gas-to-energy operations and third-party subcontract and administration services managed by its Energy and Environmental Services and WM Renewable Energy organizations; its recycling brokerage services, and its service offerings and solutions, such as portable self-storage and long distance moving services, fluorescent lamp recycling and interests it holds in oil and gas producing properties.
    • As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned or operated 243 solid waste landfills and five secure hazardous waste landfills.
    • Its recycling brokerage services involve managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties.

  • Total liabilities are the combined debts and obligations that an individual or company owes to outside parties. Everything the company owns is classified as an asset and all amounts the company owes for future obligations are recorded as liabilities. On the balance sheet, total assets minus total liabilities equals equity.

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