NYSE:HL

Hecla Mining Competitors

$6.21
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(As of 04/20/2021 10:16 AM ET)
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$6.10
Now: $6.21
$6.21
50-Day Range
$5.47
MA: $6.14
$6.89
52-Week Range
$2.16
Now: $6.21
$8.45
Volume80,618 shs
Average Volume10.77 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.32 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.63%
Beta2.14

Competitors

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) Vs. TECK, MDU, SUM, CMP, PLL, and SLCA

Should you be buying HL stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels" are considered alternatives and competitors to Hecla Mining, including Teck Resources (TECK), MDU Resources Group (MDU), Summit Materials (SUM), Compass Minerals International (CMP), Piedmont Lithium (PLL), and U.S. Silica (SLCA).

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) and Teck Resources (NYSE:TECK) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, valuation and earnings.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 47.1% of Teck Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Hecla Mining and Teck Resources' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%
Teck Resources-14.37%2.49%1.38%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Hecla Mining and Teck Resources' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77
Teck Resources$8.99 billion1.28$-455,930,000.00$2.229.88

Hecla Mining has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Teck Resources. Hecla Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Teck Resources, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, indicating that its share price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Teck Resources has a beta of 1.27, indicating that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Hecla Mining pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Teck Resources pays an annual dividend of $0.15 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Hecla Mining pays out -30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Teck Resources pays out 6.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Hecla Mining has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Teck Resources has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Hecla Mining and Teck Resources, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hecla Mining04302.43
Teck Resources071002.59

Hecla Mining currently has a consensus target price of $6.2417, indicating a potential upside of 1.00%. Teck Resources has a consensus target price of $25.6667, indicating a potential upside of 16.61%. Given Teck Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Teck Resources is more favorable than Hecla Mining.

Summary

Teck Resources beats Hecla Mining on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) and MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and earnings.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 67.4% of MDU Resources Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.9% of MDU Resources Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hecla Mining and MDU Resources Group's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77
MDU Resources Group$5.34 billion1.24$335.45 million$1.6919.47

MDU Resources Group has higher revenue and earnings than Hecla Mining. Hecla Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than MDU Resources Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Hecla Mining pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. MDU Resources Group pays an annual dividend of $0.85 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. Hecla Mining pays out -30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. MDU Resources Group pays out 50.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Hecla Mining has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and MDU Resources Group has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Hecla Mining and MDU Resources Group, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hecla Mining04302.43
MDU Resources Group02102.33

Hecla Mining presently has a consensus price target of $6.2417, suggesting a potential upside of 1.00%. MDU Resources Group has a consensus price target of $28.3333, suggesting a potential downside of 13.91%. Given Hecla Mining's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Hecla Mining is more favorable than MDU Resources Group.

Profitability

This table compares Hecla Mining and MDU Resources Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%
MDU Resources Group6.75%12.87%4.73%

Volatility & Risk

Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, suggesting that its stock price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MDU Resources Group has a beta of 0.71, suggesting that its stock price is 29% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MDU Resources Group beats Hecla Mining on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) and Summit Materials (NYSE:SUM) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and dividends.

Volatility and Risk

Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, indicating that its stock price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Summit Materials has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Hecla Mining and Summit Materials, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hecla Mining04302.43
Summit Materials12712.73

Hecla Mining currently has a consensus target price of $6.2417, indicating a potential upside of 1.00%. Summit Materials has a consensus target price of $22.20, indicating a potential downside of 23.18%. Given Hecla Mining's higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Hecla Mining is more favorable than Summit Materials.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Hecla Mining and Summit Materials' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77
Summit Materials$2.22 billion1.49$61.12 million$0.9430.74

Summit Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Hecla Mining. Hecla Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Summit Materials, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of Summit Materials shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Hecla Mining and Summit Materials' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%
Summit Materials6.12%9.41%3.36%

Summary

Summit Materials beats Hecla Mining on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) and Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) are both mid-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Hecla Mining and Compass Minerals International, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hecla Mining04302.43
Compass Minerals International14102.00

Hecla Mining presently has a consensus price target of $6.2417, suggesting a potential upside of 1.00%. Compass Minerals International has a consensus price target of $57.80, suggesting a potential downside of 13.42%. Given Hecla Mining's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Hecla Mining is more favorable than Compass Minerals International.

Dividends

Hecla Mining pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Compass Minerals International pays an annual dividend of $2.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.3%. Hecla Mining pays out -30.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Compass Minerals International pays out 150.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Hecla Mining has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Compass Minerals International has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Hecla Mining and Compass Minerals International's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77
Compass Minerals International$1.49 billion1.52$62.50 million$1.9234.77

Compass Minerals International has higher revenue and earnings than Hecla Mining. Hecla Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Compass Minerals International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, suggesting that its stock price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Compass Minerals International has a beta of 1.55, suggesting that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Hecla Mining and Compass Minerals International's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%
Compass Minerals International5.73%21.38%3.79%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.1% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by institutional investors. 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Compass Minerals International shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Compass Minerals International beats Hecla Mining on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) and Piedmont Lithium (NASDAQ:PLL) are both basic materials companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, suggesting that its share price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Piedmont Lithium has a beta of 0.54, suggesting that its share price is 46% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.3% of Piedmont Lithium shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of Piedmont Lithium shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Hecla Mining and Piedmont Lithium, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hecla Mining04302.43
Piedmont Lithium00403.00

Hecla Mining currently has a consensus target price of $6.2417, indicating a potential upside of 1.00%. Piedmont Lithium has a consensus target price of $80.00, indicating a potential upside of 24.63%. Given Piedmont Lithium's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Piedmont Lithium is more favorable than Hecla Mining.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Hecla Mining and Piedmont Lithium's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77
Piedmont LithiumN/AN/A$-5,670,000.00($0.68)-94.40

Piedmont Lithium has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Hecla Mining. Piedmont Lithium is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hecla Mining, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Hecla Mining and Piedmont Lithium's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%
Piedmont LithiumN/AN/AN/A

Summary

Hecla Mining beats Piedmont Lithium on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA) and Hecla Mining (NYSE:HL) are both basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, risk and valuation.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.7% of U.S. Silica shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 57.0% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.9% of U.S. Silica shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of Hecla Mining shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for U.S. Silica and Hecla Mining, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
U.S. Silica13302.29
Hecla Mining04302.43

U.S. Silica currently has a consensus price target of $7.50, indicating a potential downside of 33.45%. Hecla Mining has a consensus price target of $6.2417, indicating a potential upside of 1.00%. Given Hecla Mining's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Hecla Mining is more favorable than U.S. Silica.

Volatility and Risk

U.S. Silica has a beta of 3.22, meaning that its share price is 222% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hecla Mining has a beta of 2.14, meaning that its share price is 114% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares U.S. Silica and Hecla Mining's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
U.S. Silica$1.47 billion0.56$-329,080,000.00($0.64)-17.52
Hecla Mining$673.27 million4.94$-99,560,000.00($0.13)-47.77

Hecla Mining has lower revenue, but higher earnings than U.S. Silica. Hecla Mining is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than U.S. Silica, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares U.S. Silica and Hecla Mining's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
U.S. Silica-42.97%-0.69%-0.19%
Hecla Mining-3.51%0.95%0.60%

Summary

Hecla Mining beats U.S. Silica on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Hecla Mining Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Teck Resources logo
TECK
Teck Resources
2.1$21.93+2.4%$11.76 billion$8.99 billion-12.32Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
MDU Resources Group logo
MDU
MDU Resources Group
1.9$32.90+0.4%$6.65 billion$5.34 billion17.69News Coverage
Summit Materials logo
SUM
Summit Materials
1.3$28.90+1.3%$3.36 billion$2.22 billion24.08Analyst Report
News Coverage
Compass Minerals International logo
CMP
Compass Minerals International
1.5$66.76+0.2%$2.26 billion$1.49 billion27.82
Piedmont Lithium logo
PLL
Piedmont Lithium
0.9$64.19+2.8%$1.04 billionN/A-94.40
U.S. Silica logo
SLCA
U.S. Silica
1.2$11.21+6.0%$882.76 million$1.47 billion-2.00
United States Lime & Minerals logo
USLM
United States Lime & Minerals
1.0$143.80+1.5%$812.90 million$158.28 million31.26
Intrepid Potash logo
IPI
Intrepid Potash
0.8$28.92+1.2%$393.61 million$220.07 million-15.38Gap Up
Ciner Resources logo
CINR
Ciner Resources
0.9$12.81+2.2%$253.20 million$522.80 million15.43
Smart Sand logo
SND
Smart Sand
1.0$2.50+0.8%$109.40 million$233.07 million2.29Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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