WCN Waste Connections

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  • WCN
  • Price as of: Dec 02, 06:40 PM EST
  • $75.99
  • +$0.03
  • +0.0%
  • Industry
  • Waste management
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WCN Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    0.95% Industrial Goods Average 1.26%
  • Annualized Payout
    $0.72 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    28.7% EPS $2.51
  • Dividend Growth
    6 yrs Since 2010
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WCN Upcoming Dividend Payouts

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Metric WCN Rank WCN Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is considerably higher than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is considerably lower than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is above average against Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

WCN Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
13.1% 12.6% 6 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WCN Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.5350 2015 12.6%
$0.4750 2014 14.5%
Historical Dividend Data

WCN Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.1800 2016-10-26 2016-11-03 2016-11-07 2016-11-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2016-07-19 2016-07-29 2016-08-02 2016-08-15 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2016-04-19 2016-04-29 2016-05-03 2016-05-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2016-02-08 2016-02-26 2016-03-01 2016-03-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1450 2015-10-26 2015-11-05 2015-11-09 2015-11-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2015-07-27 2015-08-06 2015-08-10 2015-08-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2015-04-16 2015-04-28 2015-04-30 2015-05-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2015-02-09 2015-02-26 2015-03-02 2015-03-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2014-10-21 2014-10-31 2014-11-04 2014-11-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2014-07-17 2014-07-30 2014-08-01 2014-08-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2014-04-17 2014-04-29 2014-05-01 2014-05-15 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2014-01-28 2014-02-07 2014-02-11 2014-02-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2013-10-22 2013-11-01 2013-11-05 2013-11-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2013-07-23 2013-08-02 2013-08-06 2013-08-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2013-04-24 2013-05-06 2013-05-08 2013-05-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2013-01-15 2013-02-01 2013-02-05 2013-02-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2012-10-22 2012-11-01 2012-11-05 2012-11-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2012-07-23 2012-08-02 2012-08-06 2012-08-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2012-04-25 2012-05-07 2012-05-09 2012-05-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2012-02-07 2012-02-16 2012-02-21 2012-03-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2011-10-18 2011-10-31 2011-11-02 2011-11-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2011-07-19 2011-08-01 2011-08-03 2011-08-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2011-04-21 2011-05-04 2011-05-06 2011-05-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2011-01-28 2011-02-17 2011-02-22 2011-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2010-10-19 2010-10-27 2010-10-29 2010-11-12 Yes Regular Quarter
3-for-2 2010-10-19 2010-11-15 2010-10-29 2010-11-12 NM Stock Split NM
3-for-2 2007-02-13 2007-03-14 2007-02-27 2007-03-13 NM Stock Split NM
3-for-2 2004-05-26 2004-06-25 2004-06-10 2004-06-24 NM Stock Split NM

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Company Profile

WCN Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Industry: Waste Management

Waste Connections (WCN) - this company provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services. As of December 31, 2009, it owned or operated a network of 134 solid waste collection operations, 55 transfer stations, 37 recycling operations, and 43 active landfills, as well as 6 intermodal facilities. The company offers residential, commercial, and industrial solid waste collection services. Its transfer stations receive, compact, and load solid waste to be transported to landfills via truck, rail, or barge. Waste Connections also provides residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers recycling services for various recyclable materials, including cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. In addition, it offers intermodal services, including repositioning, storage, maintenance, and repair of cargo containers for international shipping companies for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest. Further, the company provides container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. It serves approximately two million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Folsom, California.

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    We are adding shares of Waste Connections (WCN) to our database of nearly 1600 dividend-paying stocks on news the company has initiated a dividend payout. Waste Connections (WCN) - this company provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services. As of December 31, 2009, it owned or operated a network of 134 solid waste collection operations, 55 transfer stations, 37 recycling operations, and 43 active landfills, as well as 6 intermodal facilities. The company offers residential, commercial, and industrial solid waste collection services. Its transfer stations receive, compact, and load solid waste to be transported to landfills via truck, rail, or barge. Waste Connections also provides residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers recycling services for various recyclable materials, including cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. In addition, it offers intermodal services, including repositioning, storage, maintenance, and repair of cargo containers for international shipping companies for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest. Further, the company provides container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. It serves approximately two million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Folsom, California. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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