Two Top Shares Comparison: Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL)

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Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) closed at $99.45 on the last trading session with an increase of 1.14%, whereas, it previously closed at $98.33. The company has a market capitalization of $42.52 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.58 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.4 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) produced diluted EPS of 3.94. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.17 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.75. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -11.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.17% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at -0.43% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 7%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is at 25.22 while the forward p/e is at 23.86. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) stands at 2.75 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 6.25. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 40.34. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) are reported at 1.8 and 1.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) stands at 6.2, 24.9 and 10.4 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is reported at 15.49 Billion with income of 1.68 Billion. The outstanding shares of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) are 424.2 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 80.4 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.19 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -20.3% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 113. The 52 week high of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is placed at 126.79 and 52 week low is standing at 85.34.

Performance wise the shares of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) rose up 3.04% for the week, it also rise 2.81% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -19.83%. The shares decrease -11.52% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) shrinked -9% for the yearly performance.

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL)

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) closed at $9.2 on the last trading session with an increase of 5.99%, whereas, it previously closed at $8.68. The company has a market capitalization of $730.48 Million. The company traded shares of 376885 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 441.13 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) produced diluted EPS of 0.6. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.75 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.16. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 6.6, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.75% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 6% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 12.2%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) is at 15.33 while the forward p/e is at 12.23. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) stands at 2.11 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.78. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 8.04. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) are reported at 0 and 0 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) stands at 1.1, 9.4 and 19.8 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) is reported at 346.1 Million with income of 48 Million. The outstanding shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) are 79.69 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 83.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.34 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is plummeted -4.8% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 12.5. The 52 week high of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) is placed at 16.96 and 52 week low is standing at 8.13.

Performance wise the shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) rose up 5.57% for the week, it also fell -11.71% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -40.76%. The shares decrease -42.45% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) shrinked -39.39% for the yearly performance.