Waste Management is Buying Advanced Disposal Services

In a 4.9 billion dollar deal, Waste Management(WM 163.48 +0.26 +0.16%) announced its agreement to acquire Advanced Disposal Services
(ADSW 73.00 +42.70 +140.92%).

WM will pay $33.15 a share, over a 20% premium from ADSW’s closing price on Friday.

The merger would combine the #1 and #4 waste management companies.