NYSE:HSC - Harsco Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$23.45 -0.15 (-0.64 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.45
Today's Range$22.90 - $23.55
52-Week Range$15.05 - $26.75
Volume266,237 shs
Average Volume423,661 shs
Market Capitalization$1.89 billion
P/E Ratio27.92
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.72
Harsco logoHarsco 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Fabricated structural metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:HSC
CUSIP41586410
Phone717-763-7064

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.48
Current Ratio1.50
Quick Ratio1.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.92
Forward P/E Ratio19.54
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.61 billion
Price / Sales1.18
Cash Flow$2.3783 per share
Price / Cash9.86
Book Value$2.67 per share
Price / Book8.78

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.74
Net Income$7.82 million
Net Margins1.02%
Return on Equity32.22%
Return on Assets4.27%

Miscellaneous

Employees9,400
Outstanding Shares80,570,000
Market Cap$1,889.48

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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $75,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 4.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs 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 Wednesday, May, 2nd. The industrial products company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $408.04 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $390.75 million. Harsco had a return on equity of 32.22% and a net margin of 1.02%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.11 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, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Harsco.

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

Harsco issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.11-1.24 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.07. Harsco also updated its Q2 guidance to 0.30-0.35 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for HSC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Harsco's shares. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Harsco's share price to reach $25.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Harsco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Harsco?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Harsco in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Harsco's key competitors?

Who are Harsco's key executives?

Harsco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. F. Nicholas Grasberger III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Peter Francis Minan, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Russell C. Hochman, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Ms. Tracey L. McKenzie, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Scott H. Gerson, Sr. VP & Group Pres of Harsco Industrial (Age 47)

Has Harsco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HSC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Harsco earned a media sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.12 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Harsco's major shareholders?

Harsco's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (1.23%), Boston Advisors LLC (0.36%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.27%), Capital One National Association (0.18%), Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.03%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Harsco stock include 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 Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Boston Advisors LLC, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have sold Harsco company stock in the last year include Scott H Gerson and Tracey L Mckenzie. View Insider Buying and Selling for Harsco.

Which major investors are buying Harsco stock?

HSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Capital One National Association, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $23.45.

How big of a company is Harsco?

Harsco has a market capitalization of $1.89 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.

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:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  186 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  373
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This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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