NAS:ECOL (USA) Also trade in: Germany

US Ecology Inc

$ 58.68 -0.03 (-0.05%)
Volume: 21,087 Avg Vol (1m): 91,686
Market Cap $: 1.29 Bil Enterprise Value $: 1.61 Bil
P/E (TTM): 26.77 P/B: 3.57
Earnings Power Value 7.16
Net Current Asset Value -18.29
Tangible Book -5.58
Projected FCF 36.43
Median P/S Value 60.55
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 0
DCF (FCF Based) 29.83
DCF (Earnings Based) 32.3
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 5/10

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is . It is based on these factors
1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.
A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.05
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
82.22% of 180 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 0.41, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 0.05
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0.31, Max: 10000
Current: 0.05
0
10000
Equity-to-Asset 0.39
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
61.36% of 176 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 1, Med: 0.45, Min: -4.19
ECOL: 0.39
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0.45, Max: 0.79
Current: 0.39
0
0.79
Debt-to-Equity 0.93
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
65.03% of 143 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 46.08, Med: 0.59, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 0.93
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: -53, Med: 0.51, Max: 6.39
Current: 0.93
-53
6.39
Debt-to-EBITDA 2.86
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked higher than
56.25% of 128 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 272.87, Med: 3.42, Min: 0.05
ECOL: 2.86
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.41, Med: 2.62, Max: 3.68
Current: 2.86
0.41
3.68
Interest Coverage 5.94
Interest Coverage ranked lower than
82.71% of 133 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 13.33, Min: 0.07
ECOL: 5.94
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.35, Med: 13.49, Max: 11551
Current: 5.94
3.35
11551
Piotroski F-Score 4
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3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 2.64
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.28
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 9.77%
WACC 6.29%

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 13.74
Operating Margin ranked higher than
68.54% of 178 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 2588.87, Med: 5.29, Min: -48200
ECOL: 13.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 13.62, Med: 16.81, Max: 26.32
Current: 13.74
13.62
26.32
Net Margin % 8.39
Net Margin ranked higher than
73.03% of 178 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 2587.91, Med: 3.2, Min: -46200
ECOL: 8.39
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.55, Med: 10.17, Max: 15.99
Current: 8.39
4.55
15.99
ROE % 13.85
ROE ranked higher than
84.80% of 171 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 47.06, Med: 6.88, Min: -501.17
ECOL: 13.85
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.09, Med: 15.46, Max: 24.19
Current: 13.85
10.09
24.19
ROA % 5.55
ROA ranked higher than
82.07% of 184 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 117.15, Med: 2.33, Min: -2249.1
ECOL: 5.55
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.05, Med: 6.85, Max: 12.38
Current: 5.55
3.05
12.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 27.13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
75.96% of 183 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 3832.66, Med: 8.78, Min: -64812.5
ECOL: 27.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 22.84, Med: 29.39, Max: 41.74
Current: 27.13
22.84
41.74
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 0.20
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
59.48% of 153 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 290.4, Med: 1.1, Min: -100
ECOL: -0.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -30.7, Med: 0.8, Max: 43.7
Current: -0.3
-30.7
43.7
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 1.60
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked lower than
65.71% of 140 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 183.3, Med: 6.1, Min: -393.2
ECOL: 1.1
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 11.4, Max: 46.3
Current: 1.1
0
46.3
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate 24.00
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate ranked higher than
50.00% of 122 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 109, Med: 8.3, Min: -484.7
ECOL: 24
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate only.
3-Year EPS w/o NRI Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: -5.6, Max: 247.6
Current: 24
0
247.6

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Business Description

Industry Waste Management » Waste Management    NAICS : 562112    SIC : 4953
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Traded in other countries AFH.Germany
Address 101 S. Capitol Boulevard, Suite 1000, Boise, ID, USA, 83702
Boise, Idaho-based US Ecology operates six hazardous waste disposal sites in the U.S. and Canada. The company's Richland, Washington, landfill is permitted to accept low-level radioactive waste, while the company's other five sites treat or directly dispose of nonradioactive forms of hazardous waste. The company primarily services customers in the industrial, manufacturing, and energy sectors.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 26.77
PE Ratio ranked lower than
54.17% of 120 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 248.73, Med: 22.75, Min: 0.19
ECOL: 26.77
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 13.39, Med: 23.21, Max: 45.5
Current: 26.77
13.39
45.5
Forward PE Ratio 24.45
Forward P/E ranked lower than
68.18% of 22 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 1000, Med: 20.79, Min: 4.07
ECOL: 24.45
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 26.77
PE without NRI ranked lower than
52.50% of 120 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 248.73, Med: 23.9, Min: 0.19
ECOL: 26.77
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 13.39, Med: 23.21, Max: 45.5
Current: 26.77
13.39
45.5
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 40.78
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked lower than
78.69% of 61 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 537.86, Med: 16.08, Min: 0.14
ECOL: 40.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 9.85, Med: 23.83, Max: 2252.5
Current: 40.78
9.85
2252.5
PB Ratio 3.57
PB Ratio ranked lower than
74.85% of 171 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 170, Med: 1.98, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 3.57
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.6, Med: 3.6, Max: 6.65
Current: 3.57
2.6
6.65
PS Ratio 2.23
PS Ratio ranked lower than
64.91% of 171 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 740, Med: 1.4, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 2.23
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.19, Med: 2.32, Max: 4.56
Current: 2.23
1.19
4.56
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 42.09
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
68.63% of 51 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 627.12, Med: 19.81, Min: 0.12
ECOL: 42.09
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.49, Med: 23.82, Max: 439.51
Current: 42.09
8.49
439.51
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 18.15
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
73.08% of 78 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 327.5, Med: 9.52, Min: 0.13
ECOL: 18.15
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.47, Med: 13.53, Max: 21.95
Current: 18.15
6.47
21.95
EV-to-EBIT 21.08
EV-to-EBIT ranked lower than
65.35% of 127 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 469.38, Med: 17.58, Min: 0.52
ECOL: 21.08
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.8, Med: 15.2, Max: 26.8
Current: 21.08
7.8
26.8
EV-to-EBITDA 13.72
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
53.24% of 139 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 109.08, Med: 13.04, Min: 0.52
ECOL: 13.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 6, Med: 10.7, Max: 19.9
Current: 13.72
6
19.9
EV-to-Revenue 2.78
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
58.76% of 177 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 6796, Med: 1.97, Min: 0.07
ECOL: 2.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.5, Med: 2.8, Max: 6.5
Current: 2.78
1.5
6.5
PEG Ratio 5.43
PEG Ratio ranked lower than
64.00% of 50 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 50.29, Med: 2, Min: 0.25
ECOL: 5.43
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.57, Med: 1.65, Max: 64.74
Current: 5.43
0.57
64.74
Shiller PE Ratio 36.89
Shiller PE Ratio ranked lower than
57.14% of 28 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 729.78, Med: 37.39, Min: 0.97
ECOL: 36.89
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 16.92, Med: 30.68, Max: 50.03
Current: 36.89
16.92
50.03
Current Ratio 2.13
Current Ratio ranked higher than
76.30% of 173 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 345.79, Med: 1.28, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 2.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.37, Med: 1.76, Max: 4.23
Current: 2.13
0.37
4.23
Quick Ratio 2.13
Quick Ratio ranked higher than
80.35% of 173 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 330.57, Med: 1.09, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 2.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.37, Med: 1.76, Max: 4.23
Current: 2.13
0.37
4.23
Days Sales Outstanding 65.24
Days Sales Outstanding ranked lower than
52.14% of 140 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 659.14, Med: 69.12, Min: 0.91
ECOL: 65.24
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 61.62, Med: 70.41, Max: 94.81
Current: 65.24
61.62
94.81
Days Payable 14.71
Days Payable ranked lower than
82.61% of 115 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 875.76, Med: 44.07, Min: 1
ECOL: 14.71
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 14.71, Med: 16.62, Max: 29.66
Current: 14.71
14.71
29.66

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 1.25
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked lower than
67.14% of 140 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 32.61, Med: 1.85, Min: 0.11
ECOL: 1.25
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.94, Med: 2.01, Max: 5.45
Current: 1.25
0.94
5.45
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.33
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked higher than
77.78% of 81 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 6.52, Med: 0.31, Min: 0.04
ECOL: 0.33
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.31, Med: 0.53, Max: 1.04
Current: 0.33
0.31
1.04
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.23
Forward Dividend Yield ranked lower than
73.76% of 141 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 32.61, Med: 1.96, Min: 0.11
ECOL: 1.23
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 1.51
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked lower than
74.73% of 182 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 1074.47, Med: 1.98, Min: 0.05
ECOL: 1.51
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.15, Med: 2.47, Max: 6.69
Current: 1.51
1.15
6.69
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -0.50
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
81.15% of 122 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 48.7, Med: -6.3, Min: -513.2
ECOL: -0.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -20.6, Med: -2.2, Max: 0.1
Current: -0.5
-20.6
0.1

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 1.61
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked lower than
61.02% of 59 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 34.88, Med: 1.37, Min: 0.07
ECOL: 1.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.31, Med: 1.64, Max: 10.87
Current: 1.61
0.31
10.87
Price-to-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.81
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) ranked lower than
100.00% of 7 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 3.26, Med: 1.07, Min: 0.61
ECOL: 1.81
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.24, Med: 2.08, Max: 3.32
Current: 1.81
1.24
3.32
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.97
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
57.36% of 129 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 60, Med: 0.98, Min: 0.01
ECOL: 0.97
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.06, Med: 0.75, Max: 2.32
Current: 0.97
0.06
2.32
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 4.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
54.89% of 184 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 192.31, Med: 3.71, Min: -909.09
ECOL: 4.73
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.7, Med: 6.6, Max: 12.7
Current: 4.73
3.7
12.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 5.81
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
64.56% of 79 companies
in the Waste Management industry.
Industry Max: 3431.95, Med: 9.49, Min: -12756.3
ECOL: 5.81
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.2, Med: 16.1, Max: 24.6
Current: 5.81
1.2
24.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 576.91
EPS (TTM) $ 2.19
Beta 0.76
Volatility % 25.52
52-Week Range $ 54.24 - 77.15
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 22.07

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 4
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy N
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy N
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy N
Higher Gross Margin yoy N
Higher Asset Turnover yoy Y