NYSE:HSC - Harsco Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.68 -0.53 (-2.10 %) (As of 05/23/2019 01:38 PM ET)Previous Close$25.21Today's Range$24.52 - $25.0052-Week Range$18.87 - $30.05Volume5,158 shsAverage Volume576,169 shsMarket Capitalization$1.98 billionP/E Ratio18.89Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.5 ProfileAnalyst 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 Webhttp://www.harsco.com/ Phone717-763-7064Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.03 Current Ratio1.52 Quick Ratio1.17Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.89 Forward P/E Ratio17.26 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.72 billion Price / Sales1.15 Cash Flow$2.9242 per share Price / Cash Flow8.44 Book Value$4.18 per share Price / Book5.90Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.31 Net Income$137.06 million Net Margins7.94% Return on Equity37.56% Return on Assets6.89%Miscellaneous Employees9,900 Outstanding Shares80,190,000Market Cap$1.98 billion Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated) 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 of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $75,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 4.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Harsco's earnings last quarter? Harsco Co. (NYSE:HSC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 9th. The industrial products company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.05. The industrial products company had revenue of $447.29 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $439.33 million. Harsco had a return on equity of 37.56% and a net margin of 7.94%. The company's revenue was up 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.22 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, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Harsco. What guidance has Harsco issued on next quarter's earnings? Harsco updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.35-1.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.40. Harsco also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.35-1.53 EPS. What price target have analysts set for HSC? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Harsco's shares. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Harsco's stock price to reach $33.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.1% 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? News coverage about HSC stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Harsco earned a news impact score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Harsco's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Harsco include Proto Labs (PRLB), Valmont Industries (VMI), Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI), HC2 (HCHC) 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 Celgene (CELG), CVS Health (CVS), Honeywell International (HON), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Autodesk (ADSK), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Baxter International (BAX), Citigroup (C), Canopy Growth (CGC) and Masimo (MASI). 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.93%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.65%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (2.42%), Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc. (1.68%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.32%). Company insiders that own Harsco stock include Samuel C Fenice, Scott H Gerson and Tracey L Mckenzie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Harsco. Which major investors are selling Harsco stock? HSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Columbus Circle Investors, James Investment Research Inc., Morgan Stanley, AQR Capital Management LLC and Algert Global LLC. Company insiders that have sold Harsco company stock in the last year include Samuel C Fenice and Scott H Gerson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harsco. Which major investors are buying Harsco stock? HSC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Tygh Capital Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and SG Americas Securities LLC. 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 $24.68. How big of a company is Harsco? Harsco has a market capitalization of $1.98 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. 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: 248 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 248 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 496MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Average Daily Trade Volume - What You Need to Know Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.