Waste Management (WM) - FREE Research Report Carpenter Don P who is VP & Chief Acctg Officer at Waste Management sold 1,000 shares at $34.45 on Nov. 13, 2013. Following this transaction, the VP & Chief Acctg Officer owned 20,852 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 4.58% with the 1,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $44.18, up $9.73, or 22.02% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Waste Management go as follows:
24-Week # shares sold: 380
The average volume for Waste Management has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Waste Management has a market cap of $20.7 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 29.79% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Waste Management, Inc. provides waste management services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery, and disposal services. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 3.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.3. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Waste Management a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on WM - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Waste Management as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Waste Management Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.