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What is WM's Deferred Income Tax?

  Waste Management Inc ( WM ) |
1997 - 2021 (25 years)

Deferred Income Tax is 
$131.8M (1Y -6.94% )

WM Stock Price & Deferred Income Tax

Deferred Income Tax for WM competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Deferred Income Tax

chevron_right 2021 $90.0M +1.2x
( +3.1% / year avg)
chevron_left 1997 $41.7M
vertical_align_top Peak $458.0M +2.02x *
vertical_align_bottom Bottom -$450.2M
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 8 8 of 25
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 17
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 1997 , or +35.2x faster than it's deferred income tax over the same period.
  • If WM grows it's stock at the same rate as it's deferred income tax (+3.1%/year) , it's stock price will grow +135% and hit $158.87 over the next 10 years.
  • WM's stock price has gone up 4 of the 8 years (+50%) it's deferred income tax were also up.
* A modified method (see: here) is used to calculate changes that involve negative numbers.
  • WM Historical Deferred Income Tax Table
    in $ million
    * A modified method (see: here) is used to calculate changes that involve negative numbers.
    Year Deferred Income Tax YoY % Change* Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 $90 -31.8% $117.07 0.0%
    4/1/2020 $132 23.4% $117.07 5.7%
    4/1/2019 $107 -145.1% $110.8 22.1%
    4/1/2018 $-237 -3485.7% $90.73 16.4%
    4/1/2017 $7 75.0% $77.93 21.0%
    4/1/2016 $4 -69.2% $64.41 33.7%
    4/1/2015 $13 -104.9% $48.18 13.7%
    4/1/2014 $-267 -403.4% $42.37 10.3%
    4/1/2013 $88 -45.7% $38.41 44.2%
    4/1/2012 $162 51.4% $26.63 8.6%
    4/1/2011 $107 872.7% $24.53 -4.9%
    4/1/2010 $11 -80.7% $25.8 8.3%
    4/1/2009 $57 -43.0% $23.82 17.2%
    4/1/2008 $100 31.6% $20.33 -12.1%
    4/1/2007 $76 -171.4% $23.14 -3.7%
    4/1/2006 $-106 -494.4% $24.03 25.5%
    4/1/2005 $27 -88.1% $19.15 3.1%
    4/1/2004 $227 -50.4% $18.57 4.0%
    4/1/2003 $458 32.4% $17.85 18.1%
    4/1/2002 $346 787.2% $15.12 -14.9%
    4/1/2001 $39 -40.0% $17.77 22.4%
    4/1/2000 $65 -79.5% $14.51 30.3%
    4/1/1999 $317 -170.6% $11.13 -57.1%
    4/1/1998 $-450 -1179.6% $25.96 15.9%
    4/1/1997 $41 - $22.39 -

  • 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.

  • A deferred income tax is a liability recorded on a balance sheet resulting from a difference in income recognition between tax laws and the company's accounting methods. For this reason, the company's payable income tax may not equate to the total tax expense reported.

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