NYSE:HL - Hecla Mining Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.32 -0.04 (-1.69 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.36
Today's Range$2.29 - $2.41
52-Week Range$2.17 - $4.63
Volume4.10 million shs
Average Volume4.82 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.16 billion
P/E Ratio23.20
Dividend Yield0.41%
Beta0.43
Hecla Mining Company, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, acquires, develops, and produces precious and base metal deposits worldwide. The company offers zinc, lead, and bulk flotation concentrates to custom smelters and brokers; and unrefined gold and silver bullion bars to precious metals traders. It owns 100% interests in the Greens Creek mine located on Admiralty Island, Alaska; the Lucky Friday mine located in northern Idaho; the Casa Berardi mine located in the Abitibi region of northwestern Quebec, Canada; and the San Sebastian mine located in the state of Durango, Mexico. The company also owns interests in the Fire Creek mine located primarily in Lander County, Nevada; the Hollister mine located in Elko County, Nevada; and the Midas property located northeast of Winnemucca, Nevada. Hecla Mining Company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryPrecious Metals & Minerals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:HL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP42270410
Phone208-769-4100

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32
Current Ratio1.50
Quick Ratio0.92

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.20
Forward P/E Ratio-46.40
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$577.78 million
Price / Sales1.93
Cash Flow$0.3939 per share
Price / Cash Flow5.89
Book Value$3.72 per share
Price / Book0.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.10
Net Income$-23,510,000.00
Net Margins-5.18%
Return on Equity0.60%
Return on Assets0.38%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,431
Outstanding Shares480,200,000
Market Cap$1.16 billion
OptionableOptionable

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hecla Mining's stock symbol?

Hecla Mining trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HL."

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

Hecla Mining declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 9th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.0025 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $0.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 19th. View Hecla Mining's Dividend History.

How were Hecla Mining's earnings last quarter?

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The basic materials company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.03) by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $143.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $149.34 million. Hecla Mining had a positive return on equity of 0.60% and a negative net margin of 5.18%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.04 earnings per share. View Hecla Mining's Earnings History.

When is Hecla Mining's next earnings date?

Hecla Mining is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hecla Mining.

What price target have analysts set for HL?

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Hecla Mining's stock. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Hecla Mining's share price to reach $4.6071 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 98.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hecla Mining.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hecla Mining?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hecla Mining in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Hecla Mining.

Has Hecla Mining been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hecla Mining earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Hecla Mining?

Hecla Mining saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 19,875,061 shares, a drop of 16.5% from the October 31st total of 23,799,696 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,484,885 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.6 days. Currently, 4.2% of the company's shares are short sold. View Hecla Mining's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Hecla Mining's key competitors?

Who are Hecla Mining's key executives?

Hecla Mining's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Phillips S. Baker Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Lindsay A. Hall, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Lawrence P. Radford, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. David C. Sienko, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 49)
  • Dr. Dean W. A. McDonald P.Geo., Ph.D., Sr. VP of Exploration (Age 61)

Who are Hecla Mining's major shareholders?

Hecla Mining's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.83%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.82%), BlackRock Inc. (6.82%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (1.99%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (1.51%) and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.19%). Company insiders that own Hecla Mining stock include Anthony P Taylor, George R Nethercutt Jr, Phillips S Baker, Jr and Theodore Crumley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hecla Mining.

Which institutional investors are selling Hecla Mining stock?

HL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Creative Planning, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Alps Advisors Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Hilltop Holdings Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hecla Mining.

Which institutional investors are buying Hecla Mining stock?

HL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., BlackRock Inc., U S Global Investors Inc, CI Investments Inc., Morgan Stanley, Congress Asset Management Co. MA and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Hecla Mining stock in the last two years include Phillips S Baker, Jr and Theodore Crumley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hecla Mining.

How do I buy shares of Hecla Mining?

Shares of HL 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 Hecla Mining's stock price today?

One share of HL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.32.

How big of a company is Hecla Mining?

Hecla Mining has a market capitalization of $1.16 billion and generates $577.78 million in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-23,510,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.10 on an earnings per share basis. Hecla Mining employs 1,431 workers across the globe.

What is Hecla Mining's official website?

The official website for Hecla Mining is http://www.hecla-mining.com.

How can I contact Hecla Mining?

Hecla Mining's mailing address is 6500 N MINERAL DRIVE SUITE 200, COEUR D`ALENE ID, 83815. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 208-769-4100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hecla Mining (NYSE HL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  309 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  443 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  752
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hecla Mining and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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