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What is WM's Cash at End of Period?

  Waste Management Inc ( WM ) |
1999 - 2021 (23 years)

Cash at End of Period is 
$3.1B (1Y -62.2% )

WM Stock Price & Cash at End of Period

Cash at End of Period for WM competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Cash at End of Period

chevron_right 2021 $1.3B +2.1x
( +5.1% / year avg)
chevron_left 1999 $403.3M
vertical_align_top Peak $10.5B +80.2x
vertical_align_bottom Bottom $129.0M
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 12 12 of 23
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 11
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 1999 , or +20.1x faster than it's cash at end of period over the same period.
  • If WM grows it's stock at the same rate as it's cash at end of period (+5.1%/year) , it's stock price will grow +164% and hit $192.52 over the next 10 years.
  • WM's stock price has gone up 10 of the 12 years (+83%) it's cash at end of period were also up.
  • WM Historical Cash at End of Period Table
    in $ million
    Year Cash at End of Period YoY % Change Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 $1,254 -88.0% $117.07 0.0%
    4/1/2020 $10,469 78.7% $117.07 5.7%
    4/1/2019 $5,860 351.8% $110.8 22.1%
    4/1/2018 $1,297 905.4% $90.73 16.4%
    4/1/2017 $129 -54.2% $77.93 21.0%
    4/1/2016 $281 -85.7% $64.41 33.7%
    4/1/2015 $1,970 174.8% $48.18 13.7%
    4/1/2014 $717 -11.7% $42.37 10.3%
    4/1/2013 $812 -25.0% $38.41 44.2%
    4/1/2012 $1,082 -42.1% $26.63 8.6%
    4/1/2011 $1,868 -49.9% $24.53 -4.9%
    4/1/2010 $3,730 45.3% $25.8 8.3%
    4/1/2009 $2,567 68.0% $23.82 17.2%
    4/1/2008 $1,528 -30.3% $20.33 -12.1%
    4/1/2007 $2,192 -10.0% $23.14 -3.7%
    4/1/2006 $2,435 46.2% $24.03 25.5%
    4/1/2005 $1,665 -16.6% $19.15 3.1%
    4/1/2004 $1,996 3.9% $18.57 4.0%
    4/1/2003 $1,921 -20.4% $17.85 18.1%
    4/1/2002 $2,412 77.6% $15.12 -14.9%
    4/1/2001 $1,358 177.3% $17.77 22.4%
    4/1/2000 $489 21.4% $14.51 30.3%
    4/1/1999 $403 - $11.13 -

  • 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.

  • The total amount of cash a company has at the end of its reporting period.

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