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

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$2.51 +0.03 (+1.21 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.48
Today's Range$2.41 - $2.61
52-Week Range$2.17 - $4.50
Volume6.08 million shs
Average Volume5.64 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio82.67
Dividend Yield0.40%
Beta0.37
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

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryPrecious Metals & Minerals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP42270410
Phone208-769-4100

Debt

Current Ratio1.50
Quick Ratio0.92

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$577.78 million
Price / Sales2.09
Cash Flow$0.4142 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.06
Book Value$3.72 per share
Price / Book0.67

Profitability

Net Income$-23,510,000.00
Net Margins-5.18%
Return on Assets0.38%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,431
Market Cap$1.19 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 9th. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 0.40%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 19th. View Hecla Mining's Dividend History.

How were Hecla Mining's earnings last quarter?

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The basic materials company reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.01. The basic materials company had revenue of $143.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $149.34 million. Hecla Mining had a negative net margin of 5.18% and a positive return on equity of 0.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Hecla Mining's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Hecla Mining's share price to reach $4.3929 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 75.0% 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.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Hecla Mining stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Hecla Mining stock:
  • 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We note that Hecla’s cash, cash equivalents, and short-term investments decreased by $192 million YoY and the firm has withdrawn its revolving line of credit. Casa Berardi continues to impress. A record throughput of 3,791 tpd (+7% Berardi contributed to total gold production of 162,743 ounces for a 4% increase YoY. We note that of the total gold ounces produced in 2018, the Pillar pit has produced 32,086 ounces. We further highlight that Casa Berardi has now increased throughput by about 1,800 tpd, or 90%, since it was acquired. We expect to see continued strong throughput at the site throughout 2019." (1/16/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Hecla Mining Company is a leading low-cost U.S. silver producer with operating mines in Alaska and Idaho, and is a growing gold producer with an operating mine in Quebec, Canada. The Company also has exploration and pre-development properties in five world-class silver and gold mining districts in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, and an exploration office and investments in early-stage silver exploration projects in Canada. " (1/9/2019)

Has Hecla Mining been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hecla Mining earned a news impact score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 59)
  • Mr. Lindsay A. Hall, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 64)
  • Mr. Lawrence P. Radford, Sr. VP & COO (Age 58)
  • Mr. David C. Sienko, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 50)
  • Dr. Dean W. A. McDonald P.Geo., Ph.D., Sr. VP of Exploration (Age 62)

Who are Hecla Mining's major shareholders?

Hecla Mining's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Virtu Financial LLC (0.02%). 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 buying Hecla Mining stock?

HL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial 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 $2.51.

How big of a company is Hecla Mining?

Hecla Mining has a market capitalization of $1.19 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:  318 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  452 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  770
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 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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