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WASTE MANAGEMENT INC: STOCK RATING SUMMARY
5
StockScouter

WASTE MANAGEMENT Inc, a large-cap value company in the capital goods sector, is expected to underperform the market over the next six months with very low risk.

10 is the best possible rating.

QUICK SUMMARY
Pro

One or more analysts has modestly increased quarterly earnings estimates for WM. Positive

Shares are under heavy accumulation by financial institutions. Positive for large companies like WM

Con

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very low. Very negative

The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

FUNDAMENTAL
Grade: C

The most recent quarterly earnings report was slightly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Neutral/Negative

Earnings growth in the past year has decelerated rapidly compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Negative

One or more analysts has modestly increased quarterly earnings estimates for WM. Positive

OWNERSHIP
Grade: C

Insider trading information is unavailable or inconsistent.

Shares are under heavy accumulation by financial institutions. Positive for large companies like WM

VALUATION
Grade: NA

Price-to-earnings information is unavailable or inconsistent.

The price-to-sales multiple is about the same as the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Neutral for a medium- to large-sized company like WM

The ratio of WM's price-to-earnings multiple to its five-year growth rate is negative or below the average of all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

TECHNICAL
Grade: D

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very low. Very negative

Previous day's closing price for WM was close to its 50-day moving average. Neutral

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