NYSE:HSC - Harsco Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.45 -0.10 (-0.35 %)
(As of 09/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.55
Today's Range$28.30 - $28.75
52-Week Range$15.55 - $30.05
Volume283,193 shs
Average Volume483,484 shs
Market Capitalization$2.31 billion
P/E Ratio38.78
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.79
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 Ratio2.45
Current Ratio1.53
Quick Ratio1.19

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio38.78
Forward P/E Ratio23.13
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.61 billion
Price / Sales1.43
Cash Flow$2.3708 per share
Price / Cash12.00
Book Value$2.67 per share
Price / Book10.66

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.74
Net Income$7.82 million
Net Margins2.27%
Return on Equity34.29%
Return on Assets4.99%

Miscellaneous

Employees9,400
Outstanding Shares80,850,000
Market Cap$2.31 billion

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 approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $75,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 4.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Harsco's earnings last quarter?

Harsco Co. (NYSE:HSC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The industrial products company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $432 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $426.30 million. Harsco had a net margin of 2.27% and a return on equity of 34.29%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.22 EPS. View Harsco's Earnings History.

When is Harsco's next earnings date?

Harsco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 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 Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.19-1.27 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.18. Harsco also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.34-0.38 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for HSC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Harsco's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Harsco's stock price to reach $29.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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." View Analyst Ratings for Harsco.

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)

Who are Harsco's major shareholders?

Harsco's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.76%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.06%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.79%), Hood River Capital Management LLC (2.34%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (1.95%) and Rothschild Asset Management Inc. (1.63%). 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 Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Aristotle Capital Boston LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Huber Capital Management LLC, Sei Investments Co. and American Century Companies Inc.. 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 major investors are buying Harsco stock?

HSC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Castleark Management LLC, Columbus Circle Investors, James Investment Research Inc., Voya Investment Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Hood River Capital Management 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 $28.40.

How big of a company is Harsco?

Harsco has a market capitalization of $2.31 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 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  425
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This page was last updated on 9/24/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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