WM Waste Management
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 2, 2020
Waste Management, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer|
|1001 Fannin, Houston, Texas||77002|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s Telephone number, including area code: (713) 512-6200
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value||WM||New York Stock Exchange|
Emerging growth company ¨
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨
Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
Waste Management, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release this morning announcing its financial results for the third quarter of 2020, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The Company is holding a conference call to discuss these results beginning at 9:00 a.m. Central Time this morning. The call will be webcast live and may be heard by accessing the Investors section of the Company’s website at www.wm.com. The call may also be heard by dialing (877) 710-6139 and entering access code 9177824. A replay of the call will be available on the Company’s website and by telephone until November 16, 2020. To access a replay telephonically, please dial (855) 859-2056 and use the replay conference ID number 9177824.
On the call, management of the Company is expected to discuss certain non-GAAP financial measures. The Company has provided information regarding its use of non-GAAP measures and reconciliations of such measures to their most comparable GAAP measures in the notes and tables that accompany the press release.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release dated November 2, 2020|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL and contained in Exhibit 101)|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
|WASTE MANAGEMENT, INC.|
|Date: November 2, 2020||By:||/s/ Charles C. Boettcher|
|Charles C. Boettcher|
|Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Legal Officer|