What is WM's Debt Repayment?

  Waste Management Inc ( WM ) |
2009 - 2021 (13 years)

Debt Repayment is 
$6.9B (1Y +48.6% )

WM Stock Price & Debt Repayment

Debt Repayment for WM competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Debt Repayment

chevron_right 2021 $4.2B +2.7x
( +10.5% / year avg)
chevron_left 2009 $1.1B
vertical_align_top Peak $4.2B +6.61x
vertical_align_bottom Bottom $551.0M
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 8 8 of 13
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 5
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 2009 , or +15.6x faster than it's debt repayment over the same period.
  • If WM grows it's stock at the same rate as it's debt repayment (+10.5%/year) , it's stock price will grow +271% and hit $317.74 over the next 10 years.
  • WM's stock price has gone up 6 of the 8 years (+75%) it's debt repayment were also up.
  • WM Historical Debt Repayment Table
    in $ million
    Year Debt Repayment YoY % Change Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 $4,194 5.6% $117.07 10.7%
    4/1/2020 $3,973 499.2% $105.72 -0.6%
    4/1/2019 $663 -55.7% $106.37 35.0%
    4/1/2018 $1,496 2.0% $78.8 16.0%
    4/1/2017 $1,466 -42.6% $67.95 22.6%
    4/1/2016 $2,553 -29.0% $55.41 26.5%
    4/1/2015 $3,597 56.4% $43.81 14.6%
    4/1/2014 $2,300 25.8% $38.21 10.4%
    4/1/2013 $1,829 231.9% $34.63 34.8%
    4/1/2012 $551 -8.9% $25.68 -13.9%
    4/1/2011 $605 -60.3% $29.81 24.0%
    4/1/2010 $1,525 33.5% $24.04 22.4%
    4/1/2009 $1,142 - $19.64 -

  • 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 repayment of debt.

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