NYSE:HSC - Harsco Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.86 +2.92 (+13.31 %) (As of 02/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$21.94Today's Range$22.47 - $25.2252-Week Range$18.00 - $30.05Volume1.88 million shsAverage Volume481,794 shsMarket Capitalization$2.00 billionP/E Ratio33.59Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.45 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Harsco Corporation provides industrial services and engineered products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Industrial, and Harsco Rail. The Harsco Metals & Minerals segment provides on-site services of material logistics, product quality improvement, and resource recovery for iron, steel, and metals manufacturing; and value added environmental solutions for industrial co-products, as well as produces industrial abrasives and roofing granules. The Harsco Industrial segment manufactures and supplies custom-engineered and manufactured air-cooled heat exchangers for the natural gas, natural gas processing, and petrochemical industries; industrial grating products, such as metal bar grating configurations for industrial flooring, and safety and security applications in the energy, paper, chemical, refining, and processing industries. It also offers heat transfer products, such as boilers and water heaters for commercial and institutional applications; and high-security fencing products. The Harsco Rail segment designs and manufactures safety systems for transportation and industrial applications; and equipment, after-market parts, and services for the maintenance, repair, and construction of railway track. It serves private and government-owned railroads, and urban mass transit systems. Harsco Corporation was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Receive HSC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HSC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fabricated structural metal products Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:HSC Previous Symbol CUSIP41586410 CIK45876 Webwww.harsco.com Phone717-763-7064Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.05 Current Ratio1.47 Quick Ratio1.15Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio33.59 Forward P/E Ratio19.73 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.61 billion Price / Sales1.24 Cash Flow$2.7110 per share Price / Cash Flow9.17 Book Value$2.67 per share Price / Book9.31Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.74 Net Income$7.82 million Net Margins3.32% Return on Equity37.43% Return on Assets6.00%Miscellaneous Employees9,400 Outstanding Shares80,313,000Market Cap$2.00 billion Next Earnings Date2/21/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable Harsco (NYSE:HSC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Harsco's stock symbol? Harsco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HSC." How will Harsco's stock buyback program work? Harsco announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $75,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 4.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Harsco's earnings last quarter? Harsco Co. (NYSE:HSC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The industrial products company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.29 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $437.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $437.23 million. Harsco had a net margin of 3.32% and a return on equity of 37.43%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.20 earnings per share. View Harsco's Earnings History. When is Harsco's next earnings date? Harsco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Harsco. What guidance has Harsco issued on next quarter's earnings? Harsco issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.29-1.47 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.44. Harsco also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.29-1.47 EPS. What price target have analysts set for HSC? 4 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Harsco's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate Harsco's stock price to reach $32.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Harsco. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Harsco? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Harsco in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Harsco. Has Harsco been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about HSC stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Harsco earned a media sentiment score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Harsco's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Harsco include Valmont Industries (VMI), Proto Labs (PRLB), HC2 (HCHC), Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI) and TechPrecision (TPCS). What other stocks do shareholders of Harsco own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Harsco investors own include Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Celgene (CELG), Baxter International (BAX), Procter & Gamble (PG), NVIDIA (NVDA), Broadcom (AVGO), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO). Who are Harsco's key executives? Harsco's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. F. Nicholas Grasberger III, Chairman Pres & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Peter Francis Minan, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Russell C. Hochman, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)Ms. Tracey L. McKenzie, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 51)Mr. Scott H. Gerson, Sr. VP & Group Pres of Harsco Industrial (Age 48) Who are Harsco's major shareholders? Harsco's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.28%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.90%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.51%), SG Capital Management LLC (1.92%), Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc. (1.62%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.42%). Company insiders that own Harsco stock include Samuel C Fenice, Scott H Gerson and Tracey L Mckenzie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Harsco. Which institutional investors are selling Harsco stock? HSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1060 Capital LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Boston Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Castleark Management LLC and Two Sigma Advisers LP. Company insiders that have sold Harsco company stock in the last year include Samuel C Fenice, Scott H Gerson and Tracey L Mckenzie. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harsco. Which institutional investors are buying Harsco stock? HSC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Millennium Management LLC, SG Capital Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Hsbc Holdings PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harsco. How do I buy shares of Harsco? Shares of HSC 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 Harsco's stock price today? One share of HSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.86. How big of a company is Harsco? Harsco has a market capitalization of $2.00 billion and generates $1.61 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $7.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.74 on an earnings per share basis. Harsco employs 9,400 workers across the globe. What is Harsco's official website? The official website for Harsco is http://www.harsco.com. How can I contact Harsco? Harsco's mailing address is 350 POPLAR CHURCH ROAD, CAMP HILL PA, 17011. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 717-763-7064 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Harsco (NYSE HSC)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 233 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 228 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 461MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Harsco and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HSC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HSC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should You Consider an Index Fund?