Casella Waste (CWST)
WEIGHTED MOVING AVERAGE
Trading: SELL @ $28.58
Signal Strength: STRONG
Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. This indicator has the ability to highlight trends across numerous timeframes. This indicator has the ability to smooth historical results to illustrate trend initiation and status. Although this is a simple trend following indicator & can provide good results when coupled with the right indicator. Note, this indicator does not work well in ranging markets producing unwanted whipsaws and false signals.
Casella Waste (NASDAQ:CWST) currently has a confirmed downtrend. Recent trading has caused the WMA 15 day average to move below the closing price confirming the short term trend following indicator. Currently, the return on WMA15 is -0.7%.
Weighted moving averages (WMA) are difficult to construct but more reliable than the simple moving averages. WMA permits an unequal weighting on prior time periods.
Calculation: Weighted Moving Average (WMA):
1) Ft= W1At-1 + WnAt-n
PROFILE: Casella Waste (CWST)
Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
Company: Casella Waste
Ticker Codes: | CWST | NASDAQ:CWST |
Casella Waste Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically-integrated solid waste services company in the northeastern United States. The company operates through Eastern Region, Western Region, Recycling, and Other segments. It offers resource management services primarily in the areas of solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial customers. The company provides a range of non-hazardous solid waste services, including collections, transfer stations, material recovery facilities, and disposal facilities. It also processes and markets recyclable metals, aluminum, plastics, and paper and corrugated cardboard, as well as recyclables purchased from third-parties. In addition, the company is involved in commodity brokerage operations. As of January 31, 2018, it owned and/or operated 32 solid waste collection operations, 47 transfer stations, 18 recycling facilities, 9 Subtitle D landfills, 4 landfill gas-to-energy facilities, and 1 landfill permitted to accept construction and demolition materials. Casella Waste Systems, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Rutland, Vermont.
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