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Herc (HRI) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.87 (+2.63%)
(As of 05/13/2022 06:40 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
336,900 shs
Average Volume
292,588 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.35 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Herc

Herc Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental supplier. It rents aerial, earthmoving, material handling, trucks and trailers, air compressors, compaction, and lighting equipment, as well as generators, and safety supplies and expendables; and provides ProSolutions, an industry specific solution based services, such as pumping solutions, power generation, climate control, remediation and restoration, and studio and production equipment. The company also sells used equipment and contractor supplies, such as construction consumables, tools, small equipment, and safety supplies; provides repair, maintenance, equipment management, and safety training services, as well as offers ancillary services, such as equipment transport, rental protection, cleaning, refueling, and labor. It serves non-residential and residential construction, specialty trade, restoration, remediation and environment, and facility maintenance contractors; industrial manufacturing industries, including automotive and aerospace, power, metals and mining, agriculture, pulp, paper and wood, food and beverage, and refineries and petrochemical industries; infrastructure and government sectors; and commercial and retail service, hospitality, healthcare, recreation, entertainment production, and special event management customers through its sales team, industry catalogs, as well as through participation and sponsorship of industry events, trade shows, and Internet. As of December 31, 2017, it operated approximately 275 locations in the United States, Canada, China, the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar. Herc Holdings Inc. is based in Bonita Springs, Florida.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Miscellaneous equipment rental & leasing
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.07 billion
Cash Flow
$24.28 per share
Book Value
$33.85 per share


Net Income
$224.10 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.35 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/10 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.61 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

31st out of 168 stocks

Miscellaneous Equipment Rental & Leasing Industry

5th out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Herc (NYSE:HRI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Herc a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Herc in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Herc stock.
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Are investors shorting Herc?

Herc saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 711,000 shares, an increase of 28.1% from the April 15th total of 555,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 288,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 2.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Herc's next earnings date?

Herc is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
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How were Herc's earnings last quarter?

Herc Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HRI) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 21st. The transportation company reported $1.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.96 by $0.01. The transportation company had revenue of $567.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $552.77 million. Herc had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 27.26% and a net margin of 11.42%. The business's revenue was up 25.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.10 earnings per share.
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How often does Herc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Herc?

Herc declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 10th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.575 per share on Thursday, March 10th. This represents a $2.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 22nd. This is a positive change from Herc's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50.
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Is Herc a good dividend stock?

Herc pays an annual dividend of $2.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.05%. The dividend payout ratio of Herc is 28.05%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Herc will have a dividend payout ratio of 14.88% next year. This indicates that Herc will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for HRI?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Herc's stock. Their forecasts range from $158.00 to $207.00. On average, they anticipate Herc's stock price to reach $189.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 68.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Herc's key executives?
Herc's management team includes the following people:
  • Lawrence H. Silber, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Christian J. Cunningham, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
  • James Bruce Dressel, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
  • Mark Irion, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Tamir Peres, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
  • Maryann A. Waryjas, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
What is Larry Silber's approval rating as Herc's CEO?

107 employees have rated Herc CEO Larry Silber on Glassdoor.com. Larry Silber has an approval rating of 86% among Herc's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Herc own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Herc investors own include Hertz Global (HTZ), Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bank of America (BAC), Ford Motor (F), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Pfizer (PFE).

What is Herc's stock symbol?

Herc trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HRI."

Who are Herc's major shareholders?

Herc's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.91%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (6.46%), BlackRock Inc. (5.48%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.30%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.83%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.38%). Company insiders that own Herc stock include Carl C Icahn, Christian J Cunningham, James H Browning, Lawrence Harris Silber and Tamir Peres.
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Which major investors are selling Herc stock?

HRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Victory Capital Management Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Herc company stock in the last year include Carl C Icahn, and Tamir Peres.
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Which major investors are buying Herc stock?

HRI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Aaron Wealth Advisors LLC, AGF Investments Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Emerald Advisers LLC, NewSquare Capital LLC, and APG Asset Management N.V..
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How do I buy shares of Herc?

Shares of HRI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Herc's stock price today?

One share of HRI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $111.95.

How much money does Herc make?

Herc has a market capitalization of $3.35 billion and generates $2.07 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $224.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.199990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Herc have?

Herc employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

What is Herc's official website?

The official website for Herc is ir.hercrentals.com.

How can I contact Herc?

Herc's mailing address is 27500 RIVERVIEW CENTER BOULEVARD, BONITA SPRINGS FL, 34134. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 239-301-1000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 888-817-7694.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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