NASDAQ:HWKN - Hawkins Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.66 -0.74 (-1.71 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 02:37 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.40
Today's Range$41.82 - $42.67
52-Week Range$30.55 - $44.03
Volume640 shs
Average Volume32,182 shs
Market Capitalization$465.39 million
P/E Ratio22.73
Dividend Yield1.04%
Hawkins, Inc. blends, manufactures, and distributes chemicals and other specialty ingredients in the United States and internationaly. It operates in three segments: Industrial, Water Treatment, and Health and Nutrition. It provides industrial chemicals, products, and services to agriculture, chemical processing, electronics, energy, food, pharmaceutical, and plating industries. This segment primarily provides acids, alkalis, and industrial and food-grade salts. It also receives, stores, and distributes various chemicals in bulk quantities, such as liquid caustic soda, sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, urea, phosphoric acid, aqua ammonia, and potassium hydroxide. In addition, this segment manufactures sodium hypochlorite and agricultural products, as well as various food-grade products that include liquid phosphates, lactates, and other blended products; repackages bulk industrial chemicals; and performs custom blending of certain chemicals, and contract and private label bleach packaging. The Water Treatment segment provides chemicals, equipment, and solutions for potable water, municipal and industrial wastewater, industrial process water, and non-residential swimming pool 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, botanicals and herbs, vitamins and amino acids, excipients, joint products, sweeteners, and enzymes. The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HWKN
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35
Current Ratio2.38
Quick Ratio1.23


Trailing P/E Ratio22.73
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$504.17 million
Price / Sales0.91
Cash Flow$7.1338 per share
Price / Cash Flow5.98
Book Value$18.91 per share
Price / Book2.26


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-9,170,000.00
Net Margins-0.68%
Return on Equity9.32%
Return on Assets5.08%


Outstanding Shares10,720,000
Market Cap$465.39 million

Hawkins (NASDAQ:HWKN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hawkins' stock symbol?

Hawkins trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HWKN."

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

Hawkins announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.225 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View Hawkins' Dividend History.

How were Hawkins' earnings last quarter?

Hawkins, Inc. (NASDAQ:HWKN) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 31st. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $145.32 million for the quarter. Hawkins had a negative net margin of 0.68% and a positive return on equity of 9.32%. View Hawkins' Earnings History.

When is Hawkins' next earnings date?

Hawkins is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hawkins.

Has Hawkins been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about HWKN stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hawkins earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Hawkins' key competitors?

Who are Hawkins' key executives?

Hawkins' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Patrick H. Hawkins, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Jeffrey P. Oldenkamp, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Richard G. Erstad, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. John R. Sevenich, VP of Industrial Group (Age 60)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Keller, VP of Water Treatment Group (Age 59)

Who are Hawkins' major shareholders?

Hawkins' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.17%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.83%), Vanguard Group Inc (6.83%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.67%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.62%) and Teton Advisors Inc. (0.70%). Company insiders that own Hawkins stock include Daniel J Stauber, Jeffrey L Wright, Jeffrey P Oldenkamp, Mary J Schumacher, Patrick H Hawkins, Richard G Erstad and Steven D Matthews II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hawkins.

Which institutional investors are selling Hawkins stock?

HWKN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Gabelli Funds LLC, Teton Advisors Inc. and LPL Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hawkins.

Which institutional investors are buying Hawkins stock?

HWKN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Bessemer Group Inc. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Hawkins stock in the last two years include Daniel J Stauber, Jeffrey L Wright, Jeffrey P Oldenkamp, Mary J Schumacher and Patrick H Hawkins. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hawkins.

How do I buy shares of Hawkins?

Shares of HWKN 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 Hawkins' stock price today?

One share of HWKN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.66.

How big of a company is Hawkins?

Hawkins has a market capitalization of $465.39 million and generates $504.17 million in revenue each year. Hawkins employs 653 workers across the globe.

What is Hawkins' official website?

The official website for Hawkins is

How can I contact Hawkins?

Hawkins' mailing address is 2381 ROSEGATE, ROSEVILLE MN, 55113. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 612-331-6910 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Hawkins (NASDAQ HWKN)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  132 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  226
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hawkins and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HWKN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HWKN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by Staff

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