NASDAQ:HEES - H&E Equipment Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.32 +0.56 (+1.66 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$33.76
Today's Range$33.63 - $34.41
52-Week Range$20.16 - $44.24
Volume293,400 shs
Average Volume281,502 shs
Market Capitalization$1.20 billion
P/E Ratio9.86
Dividend Yield3.28%
H&E Equipment Services logoH&E Equipment Services, Inc. operates as an integrated equipment services company. The company rents, sells, and provides parts and support services for hi-lift or aerial work platform equipment, cranes, earthmoving equipment, and industrial lift trucks. It offers heavy construction and industrial equipment for rent on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. As of December 31, 2017, the company's rental fleet consisted of 31,387 pieces of equipment. It also sells new and used equipment, as well as parts; and provides maintenance and repair services for the customers' owned equipment. In addition, the company offers ancillary equipment support activities, including transportation, hauling, parts shipping, and loss damage waivers. H&E Equipment Services, Inc. provides its services to industrial and commercial companies, construction contractors, manufacturers, public utilities, municipalities, and maintenance contractors, as well as for other industrial accounts. As of February 15, 2018, it had a network of 83 full-service facilities serving approximately 39,600 customers across 22 states in the West Coast, Intermountain, Southwest, Gulf Coast, Southeast, and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. H&E Equipment Services, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Miscellaneous equipment rental & leasing
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.12
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.50


Trailing P/E Ratio9.86
Forward P/E Ratio16.58
P/E Growth0.86

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.03 billion
Price / Sales1.19
Cash Flow$9.1520 per share
Price / Cash3.75
Book Value$6.08 per share
Price / Book5.64


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.48
Net Income$109.65 million
Net Margins11.08%
Return on Equity42.25%
Return on Assets5.67%


Outstanding Shares35,690,000
Market Cap$1.20 billion

H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES) Frequently Asked Questions

What is H&E Equipment Services' stock symbol?

H&E Equipment Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HEES."

How often does H&E Equipment Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for H&E Equipment Services?

H&E Equipment Services declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 8th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.275 per share on Friday, September 7th. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.21%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 20th. View H&E Equipment Services' Dividend History.

How were H&E Equipment Services' earnings last quarter?

H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.14. The industrial products company had revenue of $310.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $282.25 million. H&E Equipment Services had a return on equity of 42.25% and a net margin of 11.08%. The business's revenue was up 24.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.28 EPS. View H&E Equipment Services' Earnings History.

When is H&E Equipment Services' next earnings date?

H&E Equipment Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for H&E Equipment Services.

What price target have analysts set for HEES?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for H&E Equipment Services' shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate H&E Equipment Services' stock price to reach $38.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for H&E Equipment Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for H&E Equipment Services?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for H&E Equipment Services in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for H&E Equipment Services.

Are investors shorting H&E Equipment Services?

H&E Equipment Services saw a drop in short interest during the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 397,496 shares, a drop of 26.2% from the June 29th total of 538,624 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 169,776 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's stock are short sold. View H&E Equipment Services' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of H&E Equipment Services' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to H&E Equipment Services include Fortress Transprtn and Infr Investrs (FTAI), WillScot (WSC), Herc (HRI), Fly Leasing (FLY) and Avant Diagnostics (AVDX).

Who are H&E Equipment Services' key executives?

H&E Equipment Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Martindale Engquist, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Bradley W. Barber, Pres & COO (Age 45)
  • Ms. Leslie S. Magee, CFO & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Kevin S. Inda APR, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Dale W. Roesener, VP of Aerial Work Platforms (Age 60)

Has H&E Equipment Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HEES stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. H&E Equipment Services earned a daily sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.58 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for H&E Equipment Services.

Who are H&E Equipment Services' major shareholders?

H&E Equipment Services' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.38%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.69%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.56%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.81%), Bank of America Corp DE (2.76%) and Emerald Advisers Inc. PA (1.68%). Company insiders that own H&E Equipment Services stock include Bradley W Barber, John Engquist, John Sawyer, Leslie S Magee and Paul Arnold. View Institutional Ownership Trends for H&E Equipment Services.

Which institutional investors are selling H&E Equipment Services stock?

HEES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Victory Capital Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Millennium Management LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Fred Alger Management Inc., Chicago Equity Partners LLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold H&E Equipment Services company stock in the last year include Bradley W Barber, John Engquist, Leslie S Magee and Paul Arnold. View Insider Buying and Selling for H&E Equipment Services.

Which institutional investors are buying H&E Equipment Services stock?

HEES stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., United Services Automobile Association, BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, SG Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought H&E Equipment Services stock in the last two years include Bradley W Barber, John Engquist, John Sawyer and Paul Arnold. View Insider Buying and Selling for H&E Equipment Services.

How do I buy shares of H&E Equipment Services?

Shares of HEES can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is H&E Equipment Services' stock price today?

One share of HEES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.32.

How big of a company is H&E Equipment Services?

H&E Equipment Services has a market capitalization of $1.20 billion and generates $1.03 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $109.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.48 on an earnings per share basis. H&E Equipment Services employs 2,093 workers across the globe.

How can I contact H&E Equipment Services?

H&E Equipment Services' mailing address is 7500 PECUE LANE, BATON ROUGE LA, 70809. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 225-298-5200 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ HEES)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  367
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about H&E Equipment Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HEES will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HEES will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by Staff

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