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Waste Connections Dividend Payout Ratio

: 0.30 (As of Jun. 2021)
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Waste Connections's dividend payout ratio for the months ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.30.

The historical rank and industry rank for Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:WCN' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17   Med: 0.28   Max: 0.97
Current: 0.33

0.17
0.97

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Waste Connections was 0.97. The lowest was 0.17. And the median was 0.28.

NYSE:WCN's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 74 Companies
in the Waste Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.29 vs. NYSE:WCN: 0.33 )

As of today (2021-09-25), the Dividend Yield % of Waste Connections is 0.62%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Waste Connections was 1.22%. The lowest was 0.25%. And the median was 0.77%.

Waste Connections's Dividends per Share for the months ended in Jun. 2021 was $0.21.

During the past 12 months, Waste Connections's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.00% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 16.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 22.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Waste Connections was 76.90% per year. The lowest was 13.10% per year. And the median was 15.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Waste Connections Dividend Payout Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Waste Connections Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Dividend Payout Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.38 0.23 0.28 0.31 0.97

Waste Connections Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
Dividend Payout Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only - 0.31 0.41 0.34 0.30

Competitive Comparison

For the Waste Management subindustry, Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Payout Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Waste Connections Dividend Payout Ratio Distribution

For the Waste Management industry and Industrials sector, Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio falls into.



Waste Connections Dividend Payout Ratio Calculation

Dividend payout ratio measures the percentage of the company's earnings paid out as dividends.

Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (A: Dec. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (A: Dec. 2020 )
=0.76/ 0.78
=0.97

Waste Connections's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2021 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2021 )
=0.205/ 0.68
=0.30

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN) Dividend Payout Ratio Explanation

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.


Waste Connections Dividend Payout Ratio Related Terms

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Waste Connections Business Description

Waste Connections logo
Industry
Industrials » Waste Management NAICS : 221310 SIC : 4931
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
610 Applewood Crescent, 2nd Floor, Vaughan, ON, CAN, L4K 0E3
Waste Connections is the third- largest integrated provider of traditional solid waste and recycling services in the North America, operating 91 active landfills (12 are E&P waste landfills), 132 transfer stations, and 68 recycling operations. The firm serves residential, commercial, industrial, and energy end markets. Waste Connections entered the Canadian market with its 2016 merger with Progressive Waste. In 2020, 13% of consolidated revenue was generated from the firm's Canadian segment.

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