Waste Connections Inc (TSE:WCN) had its price objective raised by TD Securities to C$95.00 in a report published on Friday, October 27th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. TD Securities currently has a hold rating on the stock.
A number of other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on WCN. Barclays PLC reduced their price target on shares of Waste Connections from C$96.00 to C$90.00 and set an overweight rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Royal Bank Of Canada boosted their price objective on shares of Waste Connections to C$102.50 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. boosted their price objective on shares of Waste Connections from C$72.00 to C$76.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. Waste Connections has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of C$88.92.
Waste Connections (WCN) traded up C$0.76 on Friday, reaching C$90.05. 410,816 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 305,041. Waste Connections has a 12-month low of C$66.36 and a 12-month high of C$94.86.
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The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 22nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 8th will be given a dividend of $0.175 per share. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 7th. This is a positive change from Waste Connections’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.12. Waste Connections’s dividend payout ratio is presently 28.74%.
In other Waste Connections news, Director Robert H. Davis sold 700 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$71.72, for a total transaction of C$50,204.00.
About Waste Connections
Waste Connections, Inc, a solid waste services company, provides waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through six segments: Southern, Western, Eastern, Canada, Central, and Exploration and Production (E&P). It offers collection services to residential, commercial, municipal, industrial, and E&P customers; landfill disposal services; and recycling services for various recyclable materials, including compost, cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals.
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