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Hecla Mining (HL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.14 (-2.43%)
(As of 05/24/2024 08:50 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
10.50 million shs
Average Volume
8.22 million shs
Market Capitalization
$3.53 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Hecla Mining MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.90 Rating Score
23.8% Upside
$6.97 Price Target
Short Interest
3.42% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.49mentions of Hecla Mining in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.04 to $0.08 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.87 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

53rd out of 168 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

7th out of 20 stocks

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About Hecla Mining Stock (NYSE:HL)

Hecla Mining Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides precious and base metal properties in the United States, Canada, Japan, Korea, and China. The company mines for silver, gold, lead, and zinc concentrates, as well as carbon material containing silver and gold for custom smelters, metal traders, and third-party processors; and doré containing silver and gold. It flagship project is the Greens Creek mine located on Admiralty Island in southeast Alaska. Hecla Mining Company was incorporated in 1891 and is headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

HL Stock Price History

HL Stock News Headlines

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) Upgraded by Cibc World Mkts to "Hold"
Hecla Mining Longtime CEO To Retire
PAAS Jun 2024 18.000 put
Hecla Announces Leadership Transition
Hecla Announces Leadership Transition
Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) PT Raised to $7.50
Hecla Mining Releases 2023 Sustainability Report
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Hecla Releases 2023 Sustainability Report
Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) Shares Gap Up to $5.49
Hecla Mining Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:HL)
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/25 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 6/11 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Precious Metals & Minerals
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
10 Analysts


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$720.23 million
Cash Flow
$0.26 per share
Book Value
$3.13 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$3.53 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Phillips S. Baker Jr. (Age 64)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.24M
  • Mr. Russell D. Lawlar (Age 44)
    Senior VP & CFO
    Comp: $847.61k
  • Mr. Michael L. Clary (Age 56)
    Senior VP & Chief Administrative Officer
    Comp: $805.09k
  • Mr. David C. Sienko (Age 55)
    VP & General Counsel
    Comp: $671.29k
  • Mr. Robert D. Brown B.Sc. (Age 55)
    M.B.A., Vice President of Corporate Development & Sustainability
    Comp: $706.32k
  • Mr. Carlos Aguiar (Age 53)
    Vice President of Operations
  • Ms. Anvita Mishra Patil
    VP of Investor Relations and Treasurer of Hecla Limited
  • Mr. Kurt D. Allen (Age 62)
    Vice President of Exploration
  • Mr. Christophe M. McLean
    VP & CFO of Hecla Canada Ltd.
  • Mr. Michael B. White (Age 73)
    Corporate Secretary

HL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hecla Mining stock right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hecla Mining in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" HL shares.
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What is Hecla Mining's stock price target for 2024?

10 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hecla Mining's stock. Their HL share price targets range from $5.50 to $10.25. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $6.97 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have HL shares performed in 2024?

Hecla Mining's stock was trading at $4.81 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, HL stock has increased by 17.0% and is now trading at $5.63.
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Are investors shorting Hecla Mining?

Hecla Mining saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 21,110,000 shares, an increase of 15.2% from the March 31st total of 18,330,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,710,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.7 days.
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When is Hecla Mining's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
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How were Hecla Mining's earnings last quarter?

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 15th. The basic materials company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.02) by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $160.69 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $151.51 million. Hecla Mining had a negative net margin of 12.22% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.28%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 17.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.02 earnings per share.

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

Hecla Mining declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 24th will be given a dividend of $0.006 per share on Tuesday, June 11th. This represents a $0.02 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 23rd.
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Is Hecla Mining a good dividend stock?

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) pays an annual dividend of $0.03 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.44%.
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What is Phillips S. Baker Jr.'s approval rating as Hecla Mining's CEO?

10 employees have rated Hecla Mining Chief Executive Officer Phillips S. Baker Jr. on Phillips S. Baker Jr. has an approval rating of 39% among the company's employees. This puts Phillips S. Baker Jr. in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Hecla Mining own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hecla Mining investors own include Yankuang Energy Group (YZCAY), Coeur Mining (CDE), Two Harbors Investment (TWO), Endeavour Silver (EXK), First Majestic Silver (AG), Yamana Gold (AUY), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), Kinross Gold (KGC) and B2Gold (BTG).

Who are Hecla Mining's major shareholders?

Hecla Mining's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Van ECK Associates Corp (9.81%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.63%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.51%), Tidal Investments LLC (1.41%), Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (1.19%) and Mesirow Institutional Investment Management Inc. (0.50%). Insiders that own company stock include Charles B Stanley, David C Sienko, George R Johnson, Phillips S Baker, Jr, Stephen F Ralbovsky and Theodore Crumley.
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How do I buy shares of Hecla Mining?

Shares of HL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:HL) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by Staff

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