Technical Analysis for WM - Waste Management, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 118.68 2.74% 3.16
WM closed up 2.74 percent on Friday, March 5, 2021, on 1.89 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical WM trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 0.00%
Expansion Pivot Buy Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 2.74%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 2.74%
Above Upper BB Strength 2.74%
Older End-of-Day Signals for WM ...

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Possible Pocket Pivot 2 days ago
Up 3% 2 days ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout 2 days ago
Up 2% 3 days ago
Up 1 ATR 3 days ago
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Waste Management, Inc. Description

Waste Management, Inc. provides waste management services to residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in North America. It offers collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery, and disposal services. The company also owns, develops, and operates waste-to-energy and landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States. Its collection services include picking up and transporting waste and recyclable materials from where it was generated to a transfer station, material recovery facility, or disposal site; and recycling operations comprise materials processing, plastics materials recycling, and commodities recycling. In addition, it provides recycling brokerage services consisting of managing the marketing of recyclable materials for third parties; electronic recycling services, such as collection, sorting, and disassembling of discarded computers, communications equipment, and other electronic equipment; and sustainability services to businesses and organizations, including in-plant services that provide full-service waste management solutions and consulting services at customers' facilities. Further, the company engages in the landfill gas-to-energy operations comprising recovering of methane gas produced naturally as waste decomposes in landfills for use in the generation of electricity; rental and service of portable restroom facilities to municipalities and commercial customers under the Port-o-Let name; and provision of street and parking lot sweeping services. Additionally, it offers medical waste services for healthcare facilities, pharmacies, and individuals; portable self-storage services; and fluorescent lamp recycling services, as well as involved in the acquisition and development of oil and gas producing properties. The company was formerly known as USA Waste Services, Inc. and changed its name to Waste Management, Inc. in 1998. Waste Management, Inc. was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.


Sector: Industrials
Industry: Waste Management
Keywords: Electricity Sustainability Plastics Communications Equipment Recycling Waste Management Healthcare Facilities Storage Services Landfill Collection Services Electronic Equipment Water Conservation Disposal Services Methane Landfill Gas Waste Materials Processing Transfer Station Sustainability And Environmental Management E Waste Management Resource Recovery Sustainability Services Waste Management Services Waste Services Electronic Waste Energy Operations Medical Waste Municipal Solid Waste Solid Waste Policy In The United States Methane Gas Oil And Gas Producing Properties Fluorescent Lamp Landfill Gas To Energy Facilities

Is WM 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 125.56
52 Week Low 85.34
Average Volume 1,738,766
200-Day Moving Average 112.40
50-Day Moving Average 114.39
20-Day Moving Average 113.11
10-Day Moving Average 113.05
Average True Range 2.19
ADX 15.07
+DI 28.34
-DI 13.09
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 112.46
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 115.69
Upper Bollinger Band 116.83
Lower Bollinger Band 109.39
Percent B (%b) 1.25
BandWidth 6.58
MACD Line 0.33
MACD Signal Line -0.41
MACD Histogram 0.738
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 50.15 Billion
Num Shares 423 Million
EPS 3.54
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 33.52
Price-to-Sales 3.40
Price-to-Book 7.07
PEG Ratio 3.16
Dividend 2.18
Dividend Yield 1.84%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 123.84
Resistance 3 (R3) 123.38 121.21 122.98
Resistance 2 (R2) 121.21 119.89 121.44 122.69
Resistance 1 (R1) 119.94 119.08 120.58 120.40 122.41
Pivot Point 117.77 117.77 118.08 118.00 117.77
Support 1 (S1) 116.50 116.45 117.14 116.96 114.95
Support 2 (S2) 114.33 115.64 114.56 114.67
Support 3 (S3) 113.06 114.33 114.38
Support 4 (S4) 113.52