NYSE:HSC - Harsco Stock Price, News & Analysis

$21.05
+0.44 (+2.13 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$20.45
Now: $21.05
$21.20
50-Day Range
$16.64
MA: $19.38
$25.57
52-Week Range
$16.33
Now: $21.05
$30.05
Volume1.46 million shs
Average Volume869,508 shs
Market Capitalization$1.69 billion
P/E Ratio16.07
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.26
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fabricated structural metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIP41586410
Phone717-763-7064

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.72 billion
Cash Flow$3.0288 per share
Book Value$3.90 per share

Profitability

Net Income$137.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,900
Market Cap$1.69 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $75,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 4.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Harsco's earnings last quarter?

Harsco Co. (NYSE:HSC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 31st. The industrial products company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.16. The industrial products company had revenue of $350.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $478.30 million. Harsco had a net margin of 6.43% and a return on equity of 31.17%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.48 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 Wednesday, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Harsco.

What guidance has Harsco issued on next quarter's earnings?

Harsco updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.38-1.51 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.36.

What price target have analysts set for HSC?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Harsco's shares. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate Harsco's stock price to reach $35.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 68.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Harsco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Harsco?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Harsco in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Harsco.

Has Harsco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about HSC stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Harsco earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Harsco.

Are investors shorting Harsco?

Harsco saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,762,000 shares, an increase of 124.8% from the July 31st total of 1,673,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 811,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.6 days. Approximately 4.7% of the company's stock are sold short. View Harsco's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Harsco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Harsco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Harsco investors own include CVS Health (CVS), Celgene (CELG), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Baxter International (BAX), Citigroup (C), Honeywell International (HON), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Autodesk (ADSK), Masimo (MASI) and Canopy Growth (CGC).

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. Samuel C. Fenice, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)

Who are Harsco's major shareholders?

Harsco's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.44%), BlackRock Inc. (14.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (13.23%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.73%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (2.09%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.89%). Company insiders that own Harsco stock include F Nicholas Grasberger III, Peter Francis Minan, 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 Vanguard Group Inc., SG Capital Management LLC, Nicholas Investment Partners LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, First Trust Advisors LP, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Hancock Whitney Corp. 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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Emerald Advisers LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Castleark Management LLC and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought Harsco stock in the last two years include F Nicholas Grasberger III, Peter Francis Minan and Tracey L Mckenzie. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Harsco's stock price today?

One share of HSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.04.

How big of a company is Harsco?

Harsco has a market capitalization of $1.69 billion and generates $1.72 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $137.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 on an earnings per share basis. Harsco employs 9,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Harsco.

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 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  267 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  536
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This page was last updated on 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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