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NASDAQ:HMHC - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Stock Price, Forecast & News

$5.68
+0.19 (+3.46 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 03:28 AM ET)
Today's Range
$5.48
Now: $5.68
$5.73
50-Day Range
$4.98
MA: $6.05
$6.65
52-Week Range
$4.49
Now: $5.68
$10.64
Volume624,569 shs
Average Volume710,304 shs
Market Capitalization$706.20 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.87
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company, a learning company, provides curriculum, supplemental, and intervention solutions; and professional learning services worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Education and Trade Publishing. The Education segment provides educational products, technology platforms, and services, including print and digital content in the form of textbooks, digital courseware, instructional aids, educational assessment, and intervention solutions for students. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Book publishing
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HMHC
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-351-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.32 billion
Cash Flow$0.96 per share
Book Value$6.22 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-94,150,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees3,600
Market Cap$706.20 million
Next Earnings Date2/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock symbol?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HMHC."

How were Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's earnings last quarter?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (NASDAQ:HMHC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The business services provider reported $0.55 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.07. The business services provider earned $565.67 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $581.22 million. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt had a negative net margin of 10.34% and a negative return on equity of 19.29%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.68 EPS. View Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's Earnings History.

When is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's next earnings date?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

What guidance has Houghton Mifflin Harcourt issued on next quarter's earnings?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 17th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $563-563 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $585.24 million.

What price target have analysts set for HMHC?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.50 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's share price to reach $7.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Has Houghton Mifflin Harcourt been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about HMHC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Are investors shorting Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 4,810,000 shares, an increase of 20.9% from the October 31st total of 3,980,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 664,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.2 days. Currently, 3.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt include Pearson (PSO), JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A (JW.A), John Wiley & Sons (JW.B), Scholastic (SCHL) and Lingo Media (LMDCF).

What other stocks do shareholders of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Houghton Mifflin Harcourt investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Ford Motor (F), Pearson (PSO), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Centurylink (CTL), IBM (IBM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), General Electric (GE) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF).

Who are Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's key executives?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John J. Lynch Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Joseph P. Abbott Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Lee R. Ramsayer, Exec. VP of Global Sales (Age 54)
  • Ms. Rosamund Else-Mitchell, Exec. VP & Chief Learning Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. James P. O'Neill, Exec. VP & GM of Core Solutions (Age 46)

Who are Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's major shareholders?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (1.74%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (1.29%), Lapides Asset Management LLC (0.92%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.34%), Keeley Teton Advisors LLC (0.31%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own Houghton Mifflin Harcourt stock include Anchorage Capital Group, LLC, John J Lynch Jr, John R Mckernan Jr and Lawrence K Fish. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Which institutional investors are selling Houghton Mifflin Harcourt stock?

HMHC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC and First Mercantile Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Which institutional investors are buying Houghton Mifflin Harcourt stock?

HMHC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Millennium Management LLC, Lapides Asset Management LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought Houghton Mifflin Harcourt stock in the last two years include John J Lynch Jr, John R Mckernan Jr and Lawrence K Fish. View Insider Buying and Selling for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

How do I buy shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

Shares of HMHC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock price today?

One share of HMHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.68.

How big of a company is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has a market capitalization of $706.20 million and generates $1.32 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-94,150,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.06) on an earnings per share basis. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employs 3,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

What is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's official website?

The official website for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is http://www.hmhco.com/.

How can I contact Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's mailing address is 125 HIGH STREET, BOSTON MA, 02110. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 617-351-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ HMHC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  371 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  621
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HMHC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HMHC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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