ADSW:NYE-Advanced Disposal Services, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Waste Management | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 30.23

Change

+0.02 (+0.07)%

Market Cap

USD 2.75B

Volume

0.84M

Average Target Price

USD 30.30 (+0.23%)
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, recycling, and disposal services. The company is involved in the curbside collection of residential refuse from small carts or containers into collection vehicles for transport to a disposal/recycling site. It also supplies commercial and industrial customers with waste containers; rents or sells compactors to large waste generators; and provides roll-off containers, as well as waste collection, transportation, and disposal services to construction and demolition sites. In addition, the company offers landfill disposal services; and manages or operates recycling facilities that collect, process, and sell old corrugated cardboard, old newspaper, mixed paper, aluminum, glass, and other materials, as well as provides customer services. Further, it engages in trucking activities; and landfill gas-to-energy operations at municipal solid waste landfills, as well as manages third-party owned landfills. The company serves approximately 2.7 million residential customers; 200,000 commercial and industrial customers; and 800 municipalities in the Southeast, Midwest, and Eastern regions of the United States, as well as the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. As of December 31, 2019, it owned or operated 95 collection operations, 73 transfer stations, 41 active solid waste landfills, and 3 recycling facilities in 16 states and the Bahamas. The company was formerly known as ADS Waste Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. in January 2016. Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Ponte Vedra, Florida.

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Largest Industry Peers for Waste Management

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
WM Waste Management, Inc

-0.24 (-0.21%)

USD48.18B 29.44 14.16
RSG Republic Services, Inc

-0.57 (-0.61%)

USD30.13B 28.00 13.58
WCN Waste Connections, Inc

-0.44 (-0.42%)

USD27.55B 128.76 26.19
CLH Clean Harbors, Inc

+0.02 (+0.04%)

USD3.12B 29.38 8.01
CVA Covanta Holding Corporation

-0.16 (-2.02%)

USD1.05B 190.00 10.78
MEG Montrose Environmental Group, ..

N/A

USD0.62B -99,999.99 N/A
CHRA Charah Solutions, Inc

-0.05 (-1.60%)

USD0.09B 13.30 23.75
NES Nuverra Environmental Solution..

-0.18 (-7.20%)

USD0.04B N/A 4.62
AWX Avalon Holdings Corporation

-0.33 (-15.87%)

USD6.63M N/A 11.93

ETFs Containing ADSW

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
FLRT Pacific Global Senior Loa.. 0.00 % 0.68 %

-0.15 (-0.30%)

USD0.03B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Waste Management)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -8.03% 56% F 51% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -8.03% 56% F 47% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -7.33% 56% F 43% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -7.33% 56% F 39% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 10.26% N/A N/A 79% C+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 10.26% N/A N/A 75% C
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 13.44% N/A N/A 59% F
Risk Adjusted Return 76.29% N/A N/A 82% B-
Market Capitalization 2.75B 60% D- 70% C-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Waste Management)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 3,395.57 13% F 0% N/A
Price/Book Ratio 2.90 56% F 26% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 9.80 50% F 35% F
EV/EBITDA 12.41 56% F 46% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 0.03% 56% F 35% F
Return on Invested Capital 3.51% 60% D- 37% F
Return on Assets 1.96% 56% F 48% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 194.08% 30% F 16% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 9.51 10% F 7% F
Short Percent 15.64% 10% F 30% F
Beta 0.27 100% A+ 87% B+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.