Last $55.07 USD
Change Today -0.11 / -0.20%
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waste management inc (WM) Snapshot

Open
$55.00
Previous Close
$55.18
Day High
$55.16
Day Low
$54.87
52 Week High
03/3/15 - $55.27
52 Week Low
03/13/14 - $40.35
Market Cap
25.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.1M
EPS TTM
$2.12
Shares Outstanding
459.1M
EX-Date
03/5/15
P/E TM
25.9x
Dividend
$1.54
Dividend Yield
2.74%
Current Stock Chart for WASTE MANAGEMENT INC (WM)

waste management inc (WM) Details

Waste Management, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various waste management environmental services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offer collection services, including picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, and material recovery facility, or disposal site, as well as develops and operates landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States. The company also provides materials processing, plastics materials recycling, and commodities recycling services; recycling brokerage services that comprise managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; and electronic recycling services, such as collection, sorting, and disassembling of discarded computers, communications equipment, and other electronic equipment. In addition, it operates solid waste landfills and hazardous waste landfills; and transfer stations. Further, the company offers construction and remediation services; services associated with the disposal of fly ash, and residue generated from the combustion of coal and other fuel stocks; in-plant services, such as full-service waste management solutions and consulting services; and disposal services for oil and gas exploration and production operations. Additionally, it provides portable self-storage and fluorescent lamp recycling services; portable restroom services under the name of Port-o-Le; and street and parking lot sweeping services, as well as holds interests in oil and gas producing properties. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

39,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/17/15
Founded in 1987

waste management inc (WM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $509.8K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $588.3K
Senior Vice President of Field Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $546.8K
Senior Vice President of Field Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $449.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

waste management inc (WM) Key Developments

Waste Management, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on March 20, 2015

Waste Management, Inc. announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.385 per share payable March 20, 2015 to stockholders of record on March 9, 2015.

Waste Management and Waste Management Holdings, Inc. Announce Cash Tender Offer to Purchase Any and All of the Outstanding Aggregate Principal Amount of the Senior Notes

Waste Management, Inc. announced that, together with its wholly owned subsidiary, Waste Management Holdings, Inc., it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase any and all of the outstanding aggregate principal amount of the senior notes: $448,975,000 7.10% Notes due 2026; $577,205,000 7.00% Senior Notes due 2028; $222,930,000 7.375% Senior Notes due 2029; $496,000,000 7.75% Senior Notes due 2032; and $600,000,000 6.125% Senior Notes due 2039. The offers are made pursuant to an Offer to Purchase dated and a related Letter of Transmittal and Notice of Guaranteed Delivery. As of February 17, 2015, the amount outstanding of the notes in the aggregate is $2.345 billion. The consideration per each $1,000 principal amount of notes validly tendered and accepted for payment pursuant to the tender offer will be determined in the manner described in the Offer to Purchase by reference to the applicable fixed spread specified for the series in the table above over the yield based on the bid side price of the applicable U.S. Treasury Security specified above for each series of notes, as calculated by the dealer managers at 2:00 p.m., New York City time, on February 24, 2015. Holders whose notes are purchased will also receive accrued and unpaid interest thereon from the applicable last interest payment date up to, but not including, the settlement date. The tender offer will expire at 5:00 p.m. New York City Time on February 24, 2015, unless extended. Holders of notes must validly tender and not validly withdraw their notes before 5:00 p.m. New York City Time on the tender offer expiration date to be eligible to receive the consideration for each series of notes. The offer for each series of notes is conditioned upon the satisfaction of certain conditions, including the completion of a contemporaneous notes offering by Waste Management on terms and conditions (including, but not limited to, the amount of proceeds raised in such offering) satisfactory to Waste Management. No offer is conditioned upon any minimum amount of notes being tendered or the consummation of any other offer. Each offer may be amended, extended, terminated or withdrawn separately. Waste Management has retained Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC to serve as the Dealer Managers for the tender offer. Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. Waste Management has also retained Global Bondholder Services Corporation to serve as the Depositary and Information Agent for the tender offer.

Waste Management Seeks Acquisitions

David Steiner, Chief Executive Officer of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) said on a call with investors that Waste Management will consider reinvesting the proceeds received from divestitures in acquisitions or share buybacks in the middle of 2015.

 

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