Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (ADSW) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Apr 12, '19

Are you looking for the analysis of Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (ADSW) stock? Are you wondering what the bulls and the bears say about it?

If so, you came to the right place. In this stock guide, we will share with you 2 reasons to buy and 5 reasons to sell ADSW stock. You’ll get a perspective on what the bulls and the bears say about it.

The analysis below may be also helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about ADSW stock:

  • Is ADSW a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold ADSW stock today?
  • Is ADSW a good buy / investment?
  • What are ADSW analyst opinions, recommendations and ratings?

Let’s start with the bull case. Here are the reasons to buy ADSW stock:

1. ADSW PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 2.91, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See ADSW PEG chart.

2. ADSW average analyst rating is Buy. See ADSW analyst rating chart.

Now that you understand the bull case, let’s look at the reasons to sell ADSW stock (i.e., the bear case):

1. ADSW quarterly revenue growth was 2.70%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (2.82% and 4.74%, respectively). See ADSW revenue growth chart.

2. ADSW profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -1.94pp. See ADSW profitability chart.

3. ADSW forward P/E ratio is 36.95, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See ADSW forward P/E ratio chart.

4. ADSW Price/Sales ratio is 1.58, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See ADSW forward Price/Sales ratio chart.

5. ADSW short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 3.68. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See ADSW short interest ratio chart.

Now let's look at the key statistics for ADSW:

Metrics ADSW
Price $32.24
Average Price Target / Upside $29.11 / -9.71%
Average Analyst Rating Buy
Industry Waste Management
Sector Industrials
Number of Employees 6,000
Market Cap $2.91B
Forward P/E Ratio 44.97
Price/Book Ratio 1.87
PEG 3.53
Revenue (TTM) $1.56B
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth 2.7%
Profit Margin 0.6%

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