Advanced Disposal Services Inc. (ADSW): Analysis on the Earning Per Share


Advanced Disposal Services Inc. (NYSE:ADSW) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of 0.68% or $0.21 shares. The trading starts at $30.90 and closed at $30.95 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $30.82 and day high was $31.34 on Tuesday, June 23. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 1.53 million while its average volume is 1.48M. In other hand, the ADSW market cap reached to $2.85B. While, its current target price is $31.16 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -2.47% and down -2.44% for month. Its quarterly performance was -3.65% below, while its half year performance is down -5.29%. ADSW yearly performance stood at negative -2.87% and fall -5.20% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Advanced Disposal Services Inc. is 3.00.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ADSW EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -0.08. EPS for this year is -170.50%, while for the next year its value is 0.37. Its EPS Q/Q reached -3.40%. It has an EPS of 18.60% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 19.72%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ADSW for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 0 of 5 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 5 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 4 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 4, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 4 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $26.00-$33.00. Average target price for ADSW was reached at $31.25.

CANADA PENSION PLAN INVESTMENT BOARD, BURKE RICHARD L. JR. and CARN STEVEN R. are the top three holders in Advanced Disposal Services Inc. (ADSW) stock. The insider ownership moved to 0.60%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -0.08. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 6 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.03, while 0.1 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ADSW published in the report was -0.1-0.07 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.1 which is higher than 0.04 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for ADSW fall -4.32% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -2.66% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -1.10%. The moving average value for Advanced Disposal Services Inc. (ADSW) is 32.50 and 31.91 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ADSW stock. On Dec 03, Slattery Michael K, Senior VP, Gen Coun, Secretary, sold 126,904 trading shares at the cost of $32.87, which valued at 4.17 million.