Horsehead Holding Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:ZINC)

About Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)

Horsehead Holding Corp. logoHorsehead Holding Corp. is a producer of zinc and nickel-based products sold primarily to customers throughout the United States and Canada. The Company is also a recycler of electric arc furnace (EAF) dust in the United States and a recycler of hazardous and non-hazardous waste for the specialty steel industry. It operates in three segments, which include Horsehead, Zochem and INMETCO. Horsehead is engaged in producing zinc metal and recycling of EAF dust. Zochem is engaged in producing zinc oxide in North America. INMETCO is engaged in recycling of nickel-bearing waste generated by the stainless and specialty steel producers, and recycling of nickel-cadmium and other types of batteries in North America. The Company's products are used in a range of applications, including in the galvanizing of sheet and fabricated steel products, as components in rubber tires, alkaline batteries, paint, chemicals and pharmaceuticals and as a remelt alloy in the production of stainless steel.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Metals & Mining
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ZINC
  • CUSIP: 44069430
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.80
  • 52 Week Range: $0.06 - $15.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.12
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: -35.52%
  • Return on Assets: -37.34%
  • Average Volume: 2.87 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)

What is Horsehead Holding Corp.'s stock symbol?

Horsehead Holding Corp. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ZINC."

How were Horsehead Holding Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC) announced its earnings results on Monday, November, 10th. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.24) by $0.09. The firm earned $111 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $103.37 million. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.08) earnings per share. View Horsehead Holding Corp.'s Earnings History.

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How do I buy Horsehead Holding Corp. stock?

Shares of Horsehead Holding Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Horsehead Holding Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Horsehead Holding Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.08.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ ZINC)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  49 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  138
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/16/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuy$9.00N/AView Rating Details
11/10/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Earnings by Quarter for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ ZINC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2015Q315($0.33)($0.45)$102.23 million$106.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215($0.29)($0.22)$102.72 million$122.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115($0.25)($0.34)$96.50 million$102.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414($0.15)($0.08)$112.08 million$106.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q3($0.24)($0.15)$103.37 million$111.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214($0.04)($0.10)$110.79 million$126.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q114($0.08)($0.02)$109.91 million$110.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413($0.14)$0.08$106.54 million$103.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.02)($0.08)$109.68 million$109.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.03($0.02)$107.87 million$110.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.03$0.05$113.69 million$118.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012($0.06)$0.02$106.80 million$106.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312($0.02)$0.01$115.06 million$100.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.04$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2012$0.06$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2011$0.09($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.22$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2011$0.16$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2011$0.05$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.25 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.66 EPS


Dividend History for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/20/2016Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,979,352$0.45$1,340,708.40View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Gary R. WhitakerVPSell4,055$1.91$7,745.05View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Robert D ScherichCFOBuy10,000$2.41$24,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015James M HenslerCEOBuy7,500$7.54$56,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Robert D ScherichCFOBuy10,000$7.54$75,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy161,549$7.73$1,248,773.77View SEC Filing  
8/3/2015Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy406,695$8.12$3,302,363.40View SEC Filing  
7/22/2015Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy83,222$7.82$650,796.04View SEC Filing  
7/21/2015Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy357,158$7.89$2,817,976.62View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy141,013$8.01$1,129,514.13View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015James M HenslerCEOBuy5,000$12.70$63,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Gary R WhitakerVPSell2,390$15.31$36,590.90View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Dalal Street, Llcmajor shareholderBuy30,166$13.98$421,720.68View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Dalal Street, Llcmajor shareholderBuy147,585$13.99$2,064,714.15View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Dalal Street, Llcmajor shareholderBuy248,575$13.98$3,475,078.50View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Dalal Street, Llcmajor shareholderBuy190,921$13.96$2,665,257.16View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Dalal Street, Llcmajor shareholderBuy318,049$13.60$4,325,466.40View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy325,000$12.00$3,900,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy2,300$12.74$29,302.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013James HenslerCEOBuy2,500$11.20$28,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2013Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy212,553$12.00$2,550,636.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy193,757$11.87$2,299,895.59View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013Dalal Street, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy173,092$12.06$2,087,489.52View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012George A Schreiber JrDirectorBuy10,000$8.68$86,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
Latest Headlines for Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ZINC)
DateHeadline logoPine Point Completes $2 Million Private Placement Led by Zebra Holdings - August 25 at 1:05 PM logoPine Point Announces $2 Million Financing - August 15 at 4:14 PM logoFormer Horsehead Holding names new CEO - July 11 at 3:22 PM logoHorsehead no more: Pittsburgh-based zinc company changes name - May 1 at 7:51 PM logoHorsehead Announces Corporate Name Change to American Zinc Recycling - May 1 at 9:45 AM logoHorsehead Holding Corp: 10.5% First Lien Secured Bonds At 75 Is A Good Distressed Opportunity - March 26 at 9:58 AM logoHorsehead Holding LLC Appoints Wayne Isaacs Permanent Chairman and Interim CEO - Business Wire (press release) - January 18 at 6:34 AM logoHorsehead names new chairman, interim CEO - January 18 at 6:34 AM logoShell closes on two remaining parcels in original Horsehead land sale - Pittsburgh Business Times - January 13 at 7:41 AM logo22 Questions With Rich Shaner - December 8 at 3:20 PM logoDead as a Severed Horse's Head - October 20 at 6:55 AM logoHorsehead Restructuring Complete - October 1 at 7:10 PM logoHorsehead Restructuring Complete | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release) - October 1 at 6:42 AM logoTwo Key Checklist Items - September 15 at 8:23 PM logoFive things to know today, and Horsehead bankruptcy exit approved - Pittsburgh Business Times - September 10 at 5:25 AM logoHorsehead bankruptcy exit approved - September 9 at 7:50 PM logoMIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - Sept 4 - Reuters - September 4 at 5:14 AM logoCORRECTED-TREASURIES-Long-dated yields up after jobs data; bets rise on De... - Reuters - September 2 at 8:02 PM logoTimeline: Shell's ethane cracker development - Pittsburgh Business Times - September 2 at 8:02 PM logoJudge approves Horsehead Holding bankruptcy exit - Reuters - September 2 at 8:02 PM



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