NASDAQ:HMHC - Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.10 -0.08 (-0.79 %) (As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$10.18Today's Range$10.01 - $10.2952-Week Range$5.10 - $10.51Volume1.54 million shsAverage Volume836,600 shsMarket Capitalization$1.24 billionP/E Ratio-8.08Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.66 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company, a learning company, provides content, services, and technology solutions for educational institutions and consumers 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. The Trade Publishing segment primarily develops, markets, and sells consumer books in print and digital formats, as well as licenses book rights to other publishers and electronic businesses; and trade and reference materials, such as adult and children's fiction and non-fiction books to schools, colleges, libraries, office supply distributors, and other businesses. This segment distributes products through retail stores comprising physical and online, and wholesalers. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company has strategic partnership with VIPKid to develop learning programs. The company was formerly known as HMH Holdings (Delaware), Inc. and changed its name to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company in October 2013. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company was founded in 1832 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Receive HMHC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HMHC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Book publishing Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNASDAQ:HMHC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.hmhco.com Phone617-351-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92 Current Ratio1.48 Quick Ratio1.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-8.08 Forward P/E Ratio-10.00 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.41 billion Price / Sales0.89 Cash Flow$1.0576 per share Price / Cash Flow9.55 Book Value$6.45 per share Price / Book1.57Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.25) Net Income$-103,180,000.00 Net Margins-4.69% Return on Equity-15.66% Return on Assets-4.78%Miscellaneous Employees3,800 Outstanding Shares123,560,000Market Cap$1.24 billion OptionableOptionable 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The business services provider reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.12. The business services provider earned $536.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $507.37 million. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt had a negative return on equity of 15.66% and a negative net margin of 4.69%. The firm's revenue was up 3.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.73 earnings per share. 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 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. What guidance has Houghton Mifflin Harcourt issued on next quarter's earnings? Houghton Mifflin Harcourt updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.27-1.35 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.34 billion. What price target have analysts set for HMHC? 5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's shares. Their predictions range from $6.50 to $13.00. On average, they expect Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock price to reach $8.40 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Has Houghton Mifflin Harcourt been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about HMHC stock has trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt earned a news impact score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. 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 (JW.B), JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A (JW.A), Scholastic (SCHL) and Lingo Media (LMDCF). 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. William F. Bayers, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 64)Mr. Lee R. Ramsayer, Exec. VP of Global Sales (Age 54)Ms. Rosemund Else-Mitchell, Exec. VP & Chief Learning Officer (Age 49) 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's stock price today? One share of HMHC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.10. How big of a company is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt? Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion and generates $1.41 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-103,180,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.25) on an earnings per share basis. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employs 3,800 workers across the globe. 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: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 197 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 282 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 479MarketBeat'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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Current Ratio?