Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST) has been recommended as a long term growth pick according to Beta Research. With their stock price currently trading around $23.50, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. Investors might consider the stock as a long term growth candidate as the firm has yielded 43.60% earnings per share growth over the past 5 years and 3.80% revenue growth over that same time frame.
Let’s take a look at how the stock has been performing recently. Over the past twelve months, Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CWST)’s stock was 2.09%. Over the last week of the month, it was 2.66%, 29.41% over the last quarter, and 33.22% for the past six months.
Over the past 50 days, Casella Waste Systems, Inc.’s stock is -1.18% off of the high and 30.63% removed from the low. Their 52-Week High and Low are as follows: -1.18% (High), 110.76%, (Low).
Despite the past success, investors want to know where the stock is headed from here. Analysts covering the shares have a consensus short-term price target of $22.00 on the equity. Analysts have a consensus recommendation of 2.20 based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.