Hecla Mining Company Company Profile (NYSE:HL)

About Hecla Mining Company

Hecla Mining Company logoHecla Mining Company is engaged in discovering, acquiring, developing and producing silver, gold, lead and zinc. The Company and its subsidiaries provide precious and base metals to the United States and around the world. The Company produces lead, zinc and bulk concentrates, which it markets to custom smelters and brokers, and unrefined bullion bars (dore) containing gold and silver at Greens Creek and Casa Berardi. The Company's segments include the Greens Creek, Lucky Friday, Casa Berardi units and San Sebastian. It is focused on its San Sebastian project; North Idaho's Silver Valley; Greens Creek unit on Alaska's Admiralty Island; the silver-producing district near Durango; the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, and the Creede district of Southwestern Colorado. The concentrates produced at its Greens Creek and Lucky Friday units contain payable silver, zinc and lead, and the concentrates produced at Greens Creek contain payable gold.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Silver
  • Sub-Industry: Precious Metals & Minerals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HL
  • CUSIP: 42270410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.26
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $6.03
  • 52-Week Range: $2.44 - $7.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.29
  • P/E Growth: -1.00
  • Market Cap: $2.40B
  • Outstanding Shares: 395,286,000
  • Beta: 0.47
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -2.29%
  • Return on Equity: 4.88%
  • Return on Assets: 2.96%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.35%
  • Current Ratio: 2.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.95%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.11)
Consensus Price Target: $6.04 (0.42% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/6/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$6.50View Rating Details
11/10/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$6.50View Rating Details
9/6/2016Rodman & RenshawInitiated CoverageBuy$9.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$4.20 -> $5.50View Rating Details
8/9/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$8.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMkt Perform$5.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016ScotiabankUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$3.75 -> $6.15View Rating Details
5/31/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$3.25 -> $4.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/8/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector Perform$2.50 -> $2.75View Rating Details
10/21/2015Roth CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$3.50 -> $3.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017        
2/23/2017Q416$0.04$0.03$156.87 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.06$0.07$163.48 million$179.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.05$0.07$141.25 million$171.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.01$0.02$132.78 million$131.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415($0.02)$0.02$122.12 million$115.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.04)($0.05)$112.11 million$104.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($0.01)($0.05)$115.58 million$104.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.01)($0.02)$118.35 million$119.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.05$126.37 million$122.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.01$0.01$127.62 million$135.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.01$0.01$124.20 million$125.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.02)($0.03)$111.50 million$106.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.01($0.03)$110.24 million$85.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2013Q1 2013$0.04$0.04$94.78 million$76.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.04$0.04$76.90 million$81.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.04$0.01$77.37 million$81.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.04$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.08$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.07$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.14$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.14$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.13$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.02)$0.02$0.01
Q2 20163($0.02)$0.08$0.02
Q3 20163($0.02)$0.05$0.02
Q4 20162$0.01$0.05$0.03
Q1 20172$0.00$0.01$0.01
Q2 20172$0.00$0.01$0.01
Q3 20172$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q4 20172$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q1 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
Annual Dividend:$0.01
Dividend Yield:0.16%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-24.99% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
5.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
4.17% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017quarterly$0.003/6/20173/13/2017
11/8/2016quarterly$0.000.14%11/17/201611/21/201612/2/2016
8/5/2016quarterly$0.000.15%8/19/20168/23/20168/31/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.000.23%5/23/20165/25/20166/3/2016
2/23/2016quarterly$0.000.4%3/16/20163/18/20163/30/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.000.47%11/17/201511/19/201512/1/2015
8/7/2015quarterly$0.000.54%8/19/20158/21/20159/1/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.000.33%5/20/20155/22/20156/1/2015
2/18/2015quarterly$0.000.29%3/11/20153/13/20153/23/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.000.46%11/25/201411/28/201412/5/2014
7/31/2014quarterly$0.000.32%8/25/20148/27/20149/5/2014
5/5/2014quarterly$0.000.33%5/23/20145/28/20146/5/2014
2/21/2014quarterly$0.000.28%3/17/20143/19/20143/26/2014
11/5/2013quarterly$0.000.32%11/21/201311/25/201312/4/2013
8/8/2013quarterly$0.000.3%8/22/20138/26/20139/3/2013
5/10/2013quarterly$0.000.32%5/23/20135/28/20136/5/2013
2/26/2013special$0.010.2%3/14/20133/18/20133/25/2013
2/25/2013quarterly$0.010.2%3/14/20133/18/20133/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 54.49%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2016Dean Wa McdonaldVPSell100,000$6.28$628,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016David C SienkoVPSell13,722$5.85$80,273.70View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Lawrence P. RadfordInsiderSell100,000$7.12$712,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell15,000$7.13$106,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Phillips S. Baker, Jr.CEOSell392,863$7.05$2,769,684.15View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell5,000$6.09$30,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016George R Nethercutt JrDirectorSell40,000$5.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2016Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell6,921$4.94$34,189.74View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell5,000$4.53$22,650.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2015Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell5,000$2.23$11,150.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell7,000$3.23$22,610.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Don PoirierVPSell55,000$3.23$177,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014James A SabalaCFOSell100,000$3.19$319,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Anthony P TaylorDirectorSell9,099$3.34$30,390.66View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Phillips Baker, Jr.CEOBuy30,000$3.05$91,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Theodore CrumleyDirectorBuy12,000$3.43$41,160.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Phillips S Baker JrCEOBuy150,000$3.19$478,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)
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stockhouse.com logoHECLA MINING COMPANY HL (NYSE:HL)
www.stockhouse.com - February 23 at 5:43 PM
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streetinsider.com logoHecla Mining (HL) Announces 172M Ounces of Silver Reserves and Gold Reserves of 2M Ounces (NYSE:HL)
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realistinvestor.com logoMean Rating Of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) At $2.67 (NYSE:HL)
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4-traders.com logoHECLA MINING COMPANY (NYSE:HL) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:HL)
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finance.yahoo.com logoHecla Reports Silver Reserves of 172 Million Ounces and Gold Reserves of 2.0 Million Ounces (NYSE:HL)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3:38 am Hecla Mining reports FY16 reserves; proven silver reserves decline 2% YoY, gold reserves decline 3% YoY (NYSE:HL)
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What is Hecla Mining Company's stock symbol?

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

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

Hecla Mining Company declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, March 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.0025 per share on Monday, March 13th. This represents a $0.01 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.16%.

Where is Hecla Mining Company's stock going? Where will Hecla Mining Company's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Hecla Mining Company's stock. Their predictions range from $2.75 to $9.00. On average, they expect Hecla Mining Company's share price to reach $6.04 in the next twelve months.

When will Hecla Mining Company announce their earnings?

Hecla Mining Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Hecla Mining Company stock?

Hecla Mining Company's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), Van ECK Associates Corp (5.96%), State Street Corp (3.35%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (1.47%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.39%) and Cipher Capital LP (0.20%). Company insiders that own Hecla Mining Company stock include Anthony P Taylor, David C Sienko, Dean Wa Mcdonald, George R Nethercutt Jr, Lawrence P Radford and Phillips S Baker, Jr.

Who sold Hecla Mining Company stock? Who is selling Hecla Mining Company stock?

Hecla Mining Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Baird Financial Group Inc. and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Hecla Mining Company stock in the last year include Anthony P Taylor, David C Sienko, Dean Wa Mcdonald, George R Nethercutt Jr, Lawrence P Radford and Phillips S Baker, Jr.

Who bought Hecla Mining Company stock? Who is buying Hecla Mining Company stock?

Hecla Mining Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Van ECK Associates Corp, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Cipher Capital LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI.

How do I buy Hecla Mining Company stock?

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

How much does a share of Hecla Mining Company stock cost?

One share of Hecla Mining Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.07.

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Earnings by Quarter for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff