NASDAQ:HQCL - Hanwha Q Cells Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$9.68 -0.01 (-0.10 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 02:22 PM ET)
Previous Close$9.68
Today's Range$9.68 - $9.69
52-Week Range$5.40 - $9.74
Volume15,992 shs
Average Volume26,825 shs
Market Capitalization$805.30 million
P/E Ratio-88.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd., a solar energy company, develops, manufactures, and sells solar cells and photovoltaic (PV) modules in South Korea, the United States, Europe, Japan, Australia, the People's Republic of China, India, Turkey, and internationally. Its principal products include PV cells, PV modules, silicon ingots, and silicon wafers. The company also develops and sells solar power projects; and offers engineering, procurement, and construction, as well as operation and management services. In addition, it offers services for the development and installation of ground-mounted and commercial rooftop PV systems. Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. serves utility companies and system integrators directly, as well as through third-party distributors. The company is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. is a subsidiary of Hanwha Solar Holdings Co., Ltd.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HQCL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.60
Current Ratio1.00
Quick Ratio0.61


Trailing P/E Ratio-88.00
Forward P/E Ratio17.29
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.18 billion
Price / Sales0.37
Cash Flow$1.2269 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.89
Book Value$5.48 per share
Price / Book1.77


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.11)
Net Income$-12,400,000.00
Net Margins-10.51%
Return on Equity-14.35%
Return on Assets-2.39%


Outstanding Shares83,190,000
Market Cap$805.30 million

Hanwha Q Cells (NASDAQ:HQCL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hanwha Q Cells' stock symbol?

Hanwha Q Cells trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HQCL."

How were Hanwha Q Cells' earnings last quarter?

Hanwha Q Cells Co Ltd -ADR (NASDAQ:HQCL) issued its earnings results on Friday, November, 10th. The semiconductor company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.01. The semiconductor company earned $543 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $564.60 million. Hanwha Q Cells had a negative return on equity of 14.35% and a negative net margin of 10.51%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 23.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.50 EPS. View Hanwha Q Cells' Earnings History.

When is Hanwha Q Cells' next earnings date?

Hanwha Q Cells is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hanwha Q Cells.

What guidance has Hanwha Q Cells issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hanwha Q Cells updated its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $590-610 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $542 million.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hanwha Q Cells?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hanwha Q Cells in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Hanwha Q Cells.

Has Hanwha Q Cells been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HQCL stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hanwha Q Cells earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Hanwha Q Cells' key competitors?

Who are Hanwha Q Cells' key executives?

Hanwha Q Cells' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jung Pyo Seo, CFO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Hee Cheul Kim, Chairman & CEO (Age 54)
  • Dr. Daniel Jeong, Global Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Paul W. Combs, VP of Investor Relations (Age 66)
  • Mr. Joo Yoon, Head of Sales Planning, Product Management & Marketing and Director (Age 47)

Who are Hanwha Q Cells' major shareholders?

Hanwha Q Cells' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Alpine Global Management LLC (0.04%) and Virtu Financial LLC (0.03%).

Which institutional investors are buying Hanwha Q Cells stock?

HQCL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpine Global Management LLC and Virtu Financial LLC.

How do I buy shares of Hanwha Q Cells?

Shares of HQCL 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 Hanwha Q Cells' stock price today?

One share of HQCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.68.

How big of a company is Hanwha Q Cells?

Hanwha Q Cells has a market capitalization of $805.30 million and generates $2.18 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-12,400,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.11) on an earnings per share basis. Hanwha Q Cells employs 7,510 workers across the globe.

What is Hanwha Q Cells' official website?

The official website for Hanwha Q Cells is

How can I contact Hanwha Q Cells?

Hanwha Q Cells' mailing address is HANWHA BUILDING 86 CHEONGGYECHEON-RO JUNG-GU, SEOUL M4, 101-797. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 82-2-7292-930x or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Hanwha Q Cells (NASDAQ HQCL)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  403
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hanwha Q Cells and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HQCL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HQCL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by Staff

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