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

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$18.42 +0.02 (+0.11 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.40
Today's Range$18.31 - $19.34
52-Week Range$18.12 - $44.24
Volume736,449 shs
Average Volume306,513 shs
Market Capitalization$701.11 million
P/E Ratio5.29
Dividend Yield5.61%
H&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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HEES
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.93
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.52


Trailing P/E Ratio5.29
Forward P/E Ratio9.21
P/E Growth0.68

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.03 billion
Price / Sales0.64
Cash Flow$8.4110 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.19
Book Value$6.08 per share
Price / Book3.03


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.48
Net Income$109.65 million
Net Margins11.58%
Return on Equity35.00%
Return on Assets4.94%


Outstanding Shares35,730,000
Market Cap$701.11 million

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be given a dividend of $0.275 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 16th. 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 results on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.62 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $322.14 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $301.40 million. H&E Equipment Services had a net margin of 11.58% and a return on equity of 35.00%. 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, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for H&E Equipment Services.

What price target have analysts set for HEES?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for H&E Equipment Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate H&E Equipment Services' share price to reach $37.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 105.2% 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?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for H&E Equipment Services in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for H&E Equipment Services.

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

Media coverage about HEES stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. H&E Equipment Services earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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

Some companies that are related to H&E Equipment Services include WillScot (WSC), Fortress Transprtn and Infr Investrs (FTAI), 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)

Who are H&E Equipment Services' major shareholders?

H&E Equipment Services' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.78%), BlackRock Inc. (7.29%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (5.34%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.77%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.09%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.84%). Company insiders that own H&E Equipment Services stock include Bradley W Barber, John Engquist, 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 SG Capital Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Credit Suisse AG and Bridgeway Capital Management Inc.. 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 Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Putnam Investments LLC and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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 $18.42.

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

H&E Equipment Services has a market capitalization of $701.11 million 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.

What is H&E Equipment Services' official website?

The official website for H&E Equipment Services is

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:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  234 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  406
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 12/11/2018 by Staff

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