Harte Hanks Company Profile (NYSE:HHS)

About Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)

Harte Hanks logoHarte Hanks, Inc. (Harte Hanks) is a multi-channel marketing company. The Company's Customer Interaction business offers a range of marketing services, in media from direct mail to e-mail, including agency and digital services; database marketing solutions and business-to-business lead generation; direct mail, and contact centers. Its agency services are customer engagement agencies specializing in direct and digital communications for both consumer and business-to-business markets. The Company's digital solutions integrate online services within the marketing mix and include search engine management, display, digital analytics, Website development and design, digital strategy, social media, e-mail, e-commerce and interactive relationship management and a range of other services that support its core businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Marketing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Advertising
  • Symbol: NYSE:HHS
  • CUSIP: 41619610
  • Web: www.hartehanks.com
  • Market Cap: $78.23 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 61,602,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.47
  • 52 Week Range: $0.85 - $2.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 127.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.29
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $462.33 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.17
  • Book Value: $1.99 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.64
  • EBIDTA: $12.78 million
  • Net Margins: -2.38%
  • Return on Equity: -5.82%
  • Return on Assets: -1.91%
  • Current Ratio: 1.73%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.72%
  • Average Volume: 103,194 shs.
  • Beta: 1.46
  • Short Ratio: 3.34

Frequently Asked Questions for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)

What is Harte Hanks' stock symbol?

Harte Hanks trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HHS."

How were Harte Hanks' earnings last quarter?

Harte Hanks Inc (NYSE:HHS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.04. The business earned $97.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $116.25 million. Harte Hanks had a negative net margin of 2.38% and a negative return on equity of 5.82%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.04 EPS. View Harte Hanks' Earnings History.

Where is Harte Hanks' stock going? Where will Harte Hanks' stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Harte Hanks' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.80 to $3.80. On average, they anticipate Harte Hanks' share price to reach $3.80 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Harte Hanks.

Who are some of Harte Hanks' key competitors?

Who are Harte Hanks' key executives?

Harte Hanks' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Christopher M. Harte Jr., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Karen A. Puckett, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert Linton Reeves Munden, Interim Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Shirish R Lal, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Gavin Pommernelle, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Frank M. Grillo, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Joseph A. Voica, Senior Vice President - Sales
  • Andrew P. Harrison, Senior Vice President - Customer Experience Support
  • Carlos M. Alvarado, Vice President - Finance & Controller
  • Stephen E. Carley, Independent Director

Who owns Harte Hanks stock?

Harte Hanks' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.38%), Eidelman Virant Capital (5.48%), VIEX Capital Advisors LLC (2.71%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.54%), Credit Suisse AG (2.16%) and FMR LLC (1.45%). Company insiders that own Harte Hanks stock include Judy C Odom, Karen A Puckett and Shirish R Lal. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Harte Hanks.

Who sold Harte Hanks stock? Who is selling Harte Hanks stock?

Harte Hanks' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eidelman Virant Capital, California Public Employees Retirement System, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Boston Partners, Morgan Stanley, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Spark Investment Management LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harte Hanks.

Who bought Harte Hanks stock? Who is buying Harte Hanks stock?

Harte Hanks' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kennedy Capital Management Inc., VIEX Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Harte Hanks stock in the last two years include Judy C Odom, Karen A Puckett and Shirish R Lal. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harte Hanks.

How do I buy Harte Hanks stock?

Shares of Harte Hanks 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 Harte Hanks' stock price today?

One share of Harte Hanks stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.27.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Harte Hanks (NYSE HHS)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  75 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  132
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $3.80 (199.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/27/2017ValuEngineUpgradeSell -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016Singular ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$4.50 -> $3.80N/AView Rating Details
3/14/2016Noble FinancialLower Price TargetBuy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Earnings by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2016Q316$0.03($0.02)$115.60 million$97.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216($0.07)($0.11)$116.25 million$97.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.02($0.09)$113.08 million$110.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.09$0.04$133.26 million$129.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.06$0.08$119.35 million$122.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.02$0.04$131.90 million$122.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q414$0.05$0.03$130.53 million$121.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q314$0.12$0.16$151.78 million$146.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3$0.13$0.10$132.20 million$134.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.11$0.09$140.55 million$140.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.09$0.03$129.20 million$132.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.15$0.15$148.87 million$152.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.05$0.11$158.25 million$134.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.13$185.35 million$188.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.11$178.90 million$178.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.19$0.24$207.07 million$204.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.17$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.13$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.12$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.22$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.18$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.17$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.23$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.24 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.01 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Most Recent Dividend:3/15/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.09
Dividend Yield:7.09%
Dividend Growth:-30.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-52.94% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-37.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
900.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 42.45%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2016Karen A PuckettInsiderBuy37,100$1.48$54,908.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016Judy C OdomDirectorBuy30,000$1.72$51,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Shirish R LalCOOBuy14,233$1.60$22,772.80View SEC Filing  
8/31/2012Larry FranklinCEOBuy10,000$7.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2012Larry FranklinCEOBuy20,000$7.02$140,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Larry FranklinCEOBuy22,300$7.13$158,999.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2012Larry FranklinCEOBuy4,600$6.94$31,924.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012David L CopelandDirectorBuy20,000$6.60$132,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Latest Headlines for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
americanbankingnews.com logoHarte Hanks Inc (HHS) Upgraded at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Nature's Bounty Co. Names Harte Hanks AOR for Direct-to-Consumer Marketing
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 5:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVery Positive Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Harte Hanks (HHS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHarte Hanks (HHS) Given News Impact Rating of 0.22
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:08 AM
nasdaq.com logoHarte Hanks To Sell 3Q Digital; Secures $20 Mln Credit Facility - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 11:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks announces initiatives to enhance strategic position and financial flexibility
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks brings next generation data and analytics to marketers with Opera Solutions' Signal Hub platform
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 5:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHarte Hanks Inc (HHS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Harte Hanks Inc (HHS) Given $2.50 Consensus Target Price by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 12:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks Partners with Usermind to Offer Customer Experience Orchestration and Consulting Services
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks Announces Delay in Financial Report Filing
finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 5:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHARTE HANKS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financia
biz.yahoo.com - March 17 at 5:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWipro and Harte Hanks to Offer Marketing Technology Services
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:59 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHARTE HANKS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Disp
biz.yahoo.com - January 4 at 1:25 AM
bizjournals.com logoSA-based global firm looks to change its fortunes in digital economy
www.bizjournals.com - December 30 at 6:05 PM
bizjournals.com logoHarte Hanks gets $112 million and a lawsuit dismissed for the holidays
www.bizjournals.com - December 28 at 5:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoClearlake Capital-Backed Syncsort Closes Acquisition of Data Quality Leader Trillium Software
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarte Hanks Completes Sale of Trillium Business
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 5:52 PM



Harte Hanks (HHS) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/29/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff