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03/13/17Waste Management Named as a 2017 World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Tenth Time
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2017-- Waste Management (NYSE:WM) has again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a World’s Most Ethical Company®. This year marks Waste Management’s tenth year to be recognized, underscoring the Company’s ongoing commitment to leading ethical business standards and practices. “It is truly an ho... 
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02/28/17Waste Management Board of Directors Elects Bradbury H. Anderson New Chairman of the Board and Appoints Devina A. Rankin Chief Financial Officer
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2017-- The board of directors of Waste Management Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the election of Bradbury (Brad) H. Anderson, who previously served as a member of the board of directors, to the position of board chairman, effective February 27, 2017. Anderson takes over from Bob Reum, who served as chairman of the board since 2012 and sadly passed away earlier this month. “It is truly an honor to... 
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02/27/17Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2017-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.425 per share payable March 24, 2017 to stockholders of record on March 10, 2017. ABOUT WASTE MANAGEMENT Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America. Through its subsidiaries, the company provides collection, ... 
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02/16/17Waste Management Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings
Full year Net Cash Provided by Operations grew more than 18% The Company expects continued strong earnings and operational performance in 2017 HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 16, 2017-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced financial results for its quarter ended December 31, 2016. Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2016 were $3.46 billion, compared with $3.25 billion for the same 2015 period. Net income for the quarter was ... 
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02/07/17Waste Management Statement on the Passing of Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, W. Robert Reum
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2017-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) issued the following statement from Jim Fish, president and chief executive officer, on the passing of its chairman of the board, W. Robert (Bob) Reum, this weekend. “We are deeply saddened by Bob’s passing and, on behalf of the entire Waste Management team, we extend our deepest sympathies to his family and friends,” said Jim Fish. “As board chair, his steady hand a... 
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01/17/17Waste Management Sets Date for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Earnings Release Conference Call
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2017-- Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results before the opening of the market on Thursday, February 16, 2017. Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET. A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed by logging onto www.wm.com and selecting “Events & Present... 
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01/09/17Waste Management to Host Seventh Annual Executive Sustainability Forum on Thursday, February 2
Hundreds of Business and Municipal Leaders to Meet during Waste Management Phoenix Open to Discuss Sustainability, Diversion and Recycling Goals PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2017-- Waste Management (NYSE:WM) will host leaders from global companies, representatives from municipalities across the country, experts, innovators and influencers, on Thursday, Feb. 2, at their seventh annual Executive Sustainability Forum at the Fairmont Scottsda... 
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