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Last $47.76 USD
Change Today -0.14 / -0.29%
Volume 818.3K
WCN On Other Exchanges
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As of 6:40 PM 03/26/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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waste connections inc (WCN) Details

Waste Connections, Inc., an integrated municipal solid waste (MSW) services company, provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services primarily in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Western, Central, Eastern, and Exploration and Production (E&P). It offers collection services to residential, commercial, 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. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities via truck, rail, or barge; and intermodal services for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities. In addition, it provides E&P waste treatment, recovery, and disposal services for waste resulting from oil and natural gas exploration and production activity, such as drilling fluids, drill cuttings, completion fluids, and flowback water; production wastes and produced water during a well's operating life; contaminated soils that require treatment during site reclamation; and substances that require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company provides container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2014, it owned or operated a network of 148 solid waste collection operations; 69 transfer stations; 7 intermodal facilities; 35 recycling operations; 58 active MSW, E&P, and/or non-MSW landfills; 22 E&P liquid waste injection wells; 17 E&P waste treatment and recovery facilities; 20 oil recovery facilities; and 2 development stage landfills. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

6,777 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/10/15
Founded in 1997

waste connections inc (WCN) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman o...
Total Annual Compensation: $828.1K
Total Annual Compensation: $545.3K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $436.4K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $420.7K
Senior Vice President of Engineering & Dispos...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

waste connections inc (WCN) Key Developments

Waste Connections Inc. Presents at Macquarie "What's Next for Non-Res?" Conference 2015, Mar-10-2015

Waste Connections Inc. Presents at Macquarie "What's Next for Non-Res?" Conference 2015, Mar-10-2015 . Venue: Macquarie New York Office, New York, New York, United States.

Waste Connections Mulls Acquisition

Waste Connections Inc. (NYSE:WCN) is seeking acquisitions. Waste Connections filed a Shelf Registration on February 10, 2015. Waste Connections, said “We intend to use the net proceeds from the sale of the securities offered by us under this prospectus for general corporate purposes, including repaying, redeeming or repurchasing debt, acquisitions of additional assets or businesses, capital expenditures and increasing our working capital.”

Waste Connections Inc. Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on March 16, 2015

Waste Connections Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend will be paid on March 16, 2015, to stockholders of record on the close of business on March 2, 2015.


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