What is WM's Shares Outstanding (Diluted)?

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

Shares Outstanding (Diluted) is 
$1.7B (1Y -0.29% )

WM Stock Price & Shares Outstanding (Diluted)

Shares Outstanding (Diluted) for WM competitors.
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Historical (All-Time) Stats for Shares Outstanding (Diluted)

chevron_right 2021 $848.9M +7.0x
( +8.0% / year avg)
chevron_left 1995 $105.5M
vertical_align_top Peak $2.5B +22.8x
vertical_align_bottom Bottom $105.5M
arrow_drop_up # Up Years 7 7 of 27
years up.
arrow_drop_down # Down Years 20
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 +6.03x faster than it's shares outstanding (diluted) over the same period.
  • If WM grows it's stock at the same rate as it's shares outstanding (diluted) (+8.0%/year) , it's stock price will grow +215% and hit $252.75 over the next 10 years.
  • WM's stock price has gone up 4 of the 7 years (+57%) it's shares outstanding (diluted) were also up.
  • WM Historical Shares Outstanding (Diluted) Table
    in $ million
    Year Shares Outstanding (Diluted) YoY % Change Stock Price YoY % Change (Stock Price)
    4/1/2021 $848 -50.1% $117.07 3.2%
    4/1/2020 $1,702 -0.5% $113.46 -2.7%
    4/1/2019 $1,710 -1.5% $116.62 33.9%
    4/1/2018 $1,736 -2.1% $87.08 20.5%
    4/1/2017 $1,773 -1.0% $72.28 23.5%
    4/1/2016 $1,791 -2.2% $58.52 31.5%
    4/1/2015 $1,831 -1.6% $44.52 9.9%
    4/1/2014 $1,861 -0.6% $40.51 20.2%
    4/1/2013 $1,872 1.0% $33.69 21.7%
    4/1/2012 $1,854 -2.3% $27.68 9.3%
    4/1/2011 $1,899 -2.1% $25.34 3.5%
    4/1/2010 $1,940 -1.7% $24.47 14.9%
    4/1/2009 $1,973 -0.5% $21.31 -12.2%
    4/1/2008 $1,983 -5.6% $24.27 -3.8%
    4/1/2007 $2,100 -4.0% $25.22 12.7%
    4/1/2006 $2,188 -4.5% $22.37 28.2%
    4/1/2005 $2,292 -1.8% $17.45 1.4%
    4/1/2004 $2,333 -3.0% $17.2 6.5%
    4/1/2003 $2,406 -3.1% $16.14 12.5%
    4/1/2002 $2,482 33.7% $14.35 -23.4%
    4/1/2001 $1,856 -25.3% $18.75 63.3%
    4/1/2000 $2,485 -0.8% $11.48 -25.6%
    4/1/1999 $2,504 51.8% $15.44 -53.7%
    4/1/1998 $1,650 121.2% $33.36 31.2%
    4/1/1997 $746 41.9% $25.42 52.7%
    4/1/1996 $525 398.3% $16.64 41.0%
    4/1/1995 $105 - $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.

  • The total number of shares a company would theoretically have if all dilutive securities were exercised and converted into shares. Dilutive securities include options, warrants, convertible debt, and anything else that can be converted into shares.

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