Hawkins (HWKN) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.48 (-0.62%)
(As of 12:06 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
13,280 shs
Average Volume
141,453 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.60 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Hawkins MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
3.1% Downside
$74.00 Price Target
Short Interest
2.15% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.24mentions of Hawkins in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.61 to $3.66 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.80 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

53rd out of 173 stocks

Chemicals & Allied Products Industry

6th out of 15 stocks

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About Hawkins Stock (NASDAQ:HWKN)

Hawkins, Inc. operates as a specialty chemical and ingredients company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Industrial, Water Treatment, and Health and Nutrition. The Industrial segment offers industrial chemicals, products, and services to agriculture, chemical processing, electronics, energy, food, pharmaceutical, and plating industries. This segment manufactures sodium hypochlorite and agricultural products, as well as various food-grade and pharmaceutical products, such as liquid phosphates, lactates, and other blended products; and receives, stores, and distributes various chemicals comprising liquid caustic soda, sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, urea, phosphoric acid, aqua ammonia, and potassium hydroxide. It also repackages water treatment chemicals and bulk industrial chemicals; and performs custom blending of chemicals. The Water Treatment segment provides chemicals, products, equipment, services, and solutions for potable water, municipal and industrial wastewater, industrial process water, non-residential swimming pool water, and agriculture water. The Health and Nutrition segment offers ingredient distribution, processing, and formulation solutions to manufacturers of nutraceutical, functional food and beverage, personal care, dietary supplement and other nutritional food, and health and wellness products. Its products portfolio includes minerals, vitamins and amino acids, excipients, joint products, botanicals and herbs, sweeteners, and enzymes. The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota.

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Chemicals & allied products
Commodity Chemicals
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
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Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$60.04 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$935.10 million
Cash Flow
$4.18 per share
Book Value
$16.63 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.60 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Patrick H. Hawkins (Age 53)
    CEO, President & Director
    Comp: $1.61M
  • Mr. Jeffrey P. Oldenkamp (Age 52)
    Executive VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.01M
  • Mr. Drew M. Grahek (Age 53)
    Vice President of Operations
    Comp: $614.87k
  • Mr. Richard G. Erstad (Age 60)
    VP, General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $581.64k
  • Mr. Daniel J. Stauber (Age 62)
  • Mr. David J. Mangine
    Vice President of Industrial
  • Mr. Paul Siler
    Corporate Controller

HWKN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hawkins stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hawkins in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" HWKN shares.
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What is Hawkins' stock price target for 2024?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Hawkins' stock. Their HWKN share price targets range from $74.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $74.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.1%.
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How have HWKN shares performed in 2024?

Hawkins' stock was trading at $70.42 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, HWKN stock has increased by 8.5% and is now trading at $76.40.
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Are investors shorting Hawkins?

Hawkins saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 412,300 shares, a drop of 42.8% from the March 15th total of 720,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 146,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Hawkins' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 15th 2024.
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How were Hawkins' earnings last quarter?

Hawkins, Inc. (NASDAQ:HWKN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 31st. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.61 by $0.10. The specialty chemicals company earned $208.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $221.24 million. Hawkins had a net margin of 7.91% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.54%.

How often does Hawkins pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hawkins?

Hawkins declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 15th.
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Is Hawkins a good dividend stock?

Hawkins (NASDAQ:HWKN) pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.84%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 19 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 18.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, HWKN will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.49% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Hawkins' stock split?

Hawkins shares split on the morning of Tuesday, March 2nd 2021. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 28th 2021. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, March 1st 2021. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What is Patrick H. Hawkins' approval rating as Hawkins' CEO?

22 employees have rated Hawkins Chief Executive Officer Patrick H. Hawkins on Patrick H. Hawkins has an approval rating of 83% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Hawkins own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hawkins investors own include Xtrackers California Municipal Bond ETF (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Accenture (ACN), NN (NNBR) and Bank of the Ozarks (OZRK).

Who are Hawkins' major shareholders?

Hawkins' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.56%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.37%), Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV (0.19%), Wesbanco Bank Inc. (0.09%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.06%) and Annex Advisory Services LLC (0.06%).
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How do I buy shares of Hawkins?

Shares of HWKN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Hawkins have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Hawkins: Advance Chemical Solutions, American Development Corporation of Tennessee Inc., C & L Aqua Professionals Inc, Davis Supply, LC Blending Inc., NAPCO Chemical Company, Napco Chemical Company Inc, Southeast Water Systems LLC, St. Mary's Chemicals Inc., Stauber Holdings Inc., Stauber Performance Ingredients, Stauber Performance Ingredients Inc., The Dumont Co. Inc., Trumark, Vertex Chemical Corp., and Water and Waste Specialties.
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This page (NASDAQ:HWKN) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by Staff

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