Harte 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
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.33
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.47
- 52 Week Range: $0.85 - $2.09
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 127.00
- P/E Growth: 0.29
- 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?
Some companies that are related to Harte Hanks include Information Services Group (III), Black Diamond Grou (BDIMF), BG Staffing (BGSF), PRGX Global (PRGX), General Finance (GFN), PFSweb (PFSW), Intersections (INTX), Performant Financial Corp (PFMT), CPI Card Group (PMTS), DLH Holdings Corp. (DLHC), Marin Software (MRIN), GEE Group (JOB), Quest Resource Holding Corp (QRHC), Hudson Global (HSON), Auxilio (AUXO), Professional Diversity Network (IPDN), Universal Business Payment Solutions Acquisition Corp (JTPY) and Odyssey Marine Exploration (OMEX).
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?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Harte Hanks (NYSE HHS)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Harte Hanks and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Harte Hanks stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.27.
Earnings History for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)Earnings History by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|11/3/2016||Q316||$0.03||($0.02)||$115.60 million||$97.40 million||View||N/A|
|8/9/2016||Q216||($0.07)||($0.11)||$116.25 million||$97.30 million||View||N/A|
|4/28/2016||Q116||$0.02||($0.09)||$113.08 million||$110.70 million||View||Listen|
|2/4/2016||Q415||$0.09||$0.04||$133.26 million||$129.80 million||View||N/A|
|11/3/2015||Q315||$0.06||$0.08||$119.35 million||$122.00 million||View||N/A|
|7/30/2015||Q215||$0.02||$0.04||$131.90 million||$122.30 million||View||N/A|
|4/30/2015||Q414||$0.05||$0.03||$130.53 million||$121.20 million||View||N/A|
|2/4/2015||Q314||$0.12||$0.16||$151.78 million||$146.50 million||View||N/A|
|10/30/2014||Q3||$0.13||$0.10||$132.20 million||$134.10 million||View||N/A|
|7/31/2014||Q214||$0.11||$0.09||$140.55 million||$140.30 million||View||N/A|
|5/1/2014||Q114||$0.09||$0.03||$129.20 million||$132.70 million||View||N/A|
|2/6/2014||Q413||$0.15||$0.15||$148.87 million||$152.20 million||View||N/A|
|10/24/2013||Q313||$0.05||$0.11||$158.25 million||$134.97 million||View||N/A|
|8/1/2013||Q2 2013||$0.12||$0.13||$185.35 million||$188.26 million||View||N/A|
|4/25/2013||Q1 2013||$0.11||$0.11||$178.90 million||$178.30 million||View||N/A|
|1/31/2013||Q4 2012||$0.19||$0.24||$207.07 million||$204.80 million||View||N/A|
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|
|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 History by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.40%Insider Trades by Quarter for Harte Hanks (NYSE:HHS)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 42.45%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|12/15/2016||Karen A Puckett||Insider||Buy||37,100||$1.48||$54,908.00|| |
|6/14/2016||Judy C Odom||Director||Buy||30,000||$1.72||$51,600.00|| |
|6/10/2016||Shirish R Lal||COO||Buy||14,233||$1.60||$22,772.80|| |
|8/31/2012||Larry Franklin||CEO||Buy||10,000||$7.00||$70,000.00|| |
|8/24/2012||Larry Franklin||CEO||Buy||20,000||$7.02||$140,400.00|| |
|8/21/2012||Larry Franklin||CEO||Buy||22,300||$7.13||$158,999.00|| |
|8/16/2012||Larry Franklin||CEO||Buy||4,600||$6.94||$31,924.00|| |
|8/14/2012||David L Copeland||Director||Buy||20,000||$6.60||$132,000.00|| |
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