Technical Analysis for WCN - Waste Connections, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 101.95 -1.14% -1.18
WCN closed down 1.14 percent on Friday, August 7, 2020, on 1.19 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical WCN trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Wide Range Bar Range Expansion 0.00%
New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
BB Squeeze + Upper Band Touch Range Contraction 0.00%
Outside Day Range Expansion 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -1.14%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -1.14%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -1.14%

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Waste Connections, Inc., an integrated solid waste services company, provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services. The company operates in four segments: Western, Central, Eastern, and Exploration and Production (E&P). Its solid waste services include residential, commercial, and industrial collection services; landfill disposal services; and recycling services for various recyclable materials, including cardboard, office paper, plastic containers, glass bottles, and ferrous and aluminum metals to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers. The company also owns and operates transfer stations that receive, compact, and load waste to be transported to landfills or treatment facilities via truck, rail, or barge; and intermodal services, including repositioning, storage, maintenance, and repair of cargo containers for international shipping companies for the rail haul movement of cargo and solid waste containers in the Pacific Northwest through a network of intermodal facilities. In addition, it treats, recovers, and disposes 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 that require clean-up after a spill, reserve pit clean-up, or pipeline rupture. Further, Waste Connections, Inc. provides container and chassis sales and leasing services to its customers. As of December 31, 2012, the company owned or operated a network of 151 solid waste collection operations; 68 transfer stations; 7 intermodal facilities; 38 recycling operations; 54 landfills; 20 E&P liquid waste injection wells; 15 E&P waste treatment and recovery facilities; and 19 oil recovery facilities. Waste Connections, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.
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Is WCN a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 105.49
52 Week Low 70.87
Average Volume 825,054
200-Day Moving Average 92.25
50-Day Moving Average 96.03
20-Day Moving Average 100.70
10-Day Moving Average 101.40
Average True Range 2.13
ADX 30.22
+DI 30.00
-DI 10.40
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 99.11
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 99.30
Upper Bollinger Band 103.89
Lower Bollinger Band 97.52
Percent B (%b) 0.7
BandWidth 6.32
MACD Line 1.88
MACD Signal Line 2.01
MACD Histogram -0.1285
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 26.85 Billion
Num Shares 263 Million
EPS 1.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 86.40
Price-to-Sales 4.32
Price-to-Book 3.28
PEG Ratio 2.67
Dividend 0.48
Dividend Yield 0.47%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 108.67
Resistance 3 (R3) 109.10 107.30 107.55
Resistance 2 (R2) 107.30 105.59 107.08 107.18
Resistance 1 (R1) 104.62 104.53 103.72 104.19 106.80
Pivot Point 102.82 102.82 102.37 102.60 102.82
Support 1 (S1) 100.14 101.11 99.24 99.71 97.10
Support 2 (S2) 98.34 100.05 98.12 96.72
Support 3 (S3) 95.66 98.34 96.35
Support 4 (S4) 95.23