TSE:WCN - Waste Connections Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: C$156.50
  • Forecasted Upside: 6.09 %
  • Number of Analysts: 1
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for WCN

Analyst Price Target is C$156.50
▲ +6.09% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 1 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Waste Connections in the last 3 months. The average price target is C$156.50, with a high forecast of C$158.00 and a low forecast of C$155.00. The average price target represents a 6.09% upside from the last price of C$147.52.

This chart shows the closing price for WCN for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 1 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Waste Connections. This rating has held steady since January 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/30/2021ATB CapitalReiterated RatingNAC$155.00
4/30/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$158.00
2/23/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$113.00
2/19/2021ATB CapitalLower Price TargetC$145.00 ➝ C$140.00
8/10/2020ATB CapitalBoost Price TargetC$135.00 ➝ C$145.00
5/7/2020AltaCorp CapitalReiterated RatingSector Perform
4/8/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetC$156.00 ➝ C$146.00
3/4/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetC$140.00 ➝ C$157.00
2/28/2020OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform
10/18/2019KeyCorpUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Overweight
7/31/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformC$102.00 ➝ C$100.00
4/25/2019AltaCorp CapitalDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform
10/31/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$86.00 ➝ C$88.00
10/27/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$95.00
10/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$102.50
7/27/2017Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperformC$72.00 ➝ C$76.00
7/27/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$91.00
7/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$95.00
7/27/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightC$96.00 ➝ C$90.00
6/26/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$98.00
6/22/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformC$75.00
6/21/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$96.00 ➝ C$136.00
6/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$135.00
6/13/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
4/28/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$136.00
4/28/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$133.00 ➝ C$136.00
4/28/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$139.00
4/19/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
3/1/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$120.00 ➝ C$133.00
2/28/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
2/23/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetC$90.00 ➝ C$95.00
2/23/2017Raymond JamesLower Price TargetC$100.00 ➝ C$87.00
2/23/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$90.00 ➝ C$95.00
2/22/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$125.00
1/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$125.00
1/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
10/28/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$81.00 ➝ C$84.00
10/27/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
10/21/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$113.00 ➝ C$118.50
9/21/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
8/5/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$78.00
7/18/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$76.00 ➝ C$80.00
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
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Waste Connections, Inc. provides waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through five segments: Southern, Western, Eastern, Canada, Central, and Corporate. 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, mixed paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive compact and/or load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities through 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, which require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, the company offers leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2020, it owned 311 solid waste collection operations; 132 transfer stations; 57 municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills; 12 E&P waste landfills; 13 non-MSW landfills; 68 recycling operations; 4 intermodal operations; 23 E&P liquid waste injection wells; and 19 E&P waste treatment and oil recovery facilities. It also operated an additional 53 transfer stations, 9 MSW landfills, and 2 intermodal operations. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Vaughan, Canada.
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Today's Range

Now: C$147.52
Low: C$146.54
High: C$148.48

50 Day Range

MA: C$146.73
Low: C$143.95
High: C$151.16

52 Week Range

Now: C$147.52
Low: C$120.29
High: C$151.46


247,753 shs

Average Volume

328,557 shs

Market Capitalization

C$38.60 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Waste Connections?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Waste Connections in the last year: ATB Capital, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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What is the current price target for Waste Connections?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Waste Connections in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is C$156.50, suggesting a possible upside of 6.1%. Royal Bank of Canada has the highest price target set, predicting WCN will reach C$158.00 in the next twelve months. ATB Capital has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of C$155.00 for Waste Connections in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Waste Connections?

Waste Connections currently has 1 hold rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in WCN, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Waste Connections' investor relations team?

Waste Connections' physical mailing address is 610 Applewood Cres Suite 200, CONCORD, ON L4K 0E3, Canada. The company's listed phone number is +1-905-5327510. The official website for Waste Connections is www.wasteconnections.com.