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

$27.47
+1.10 (+4.17 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 10:47 AM ET)
Today's Range
$26.69
Now: $27.47
$27.53
50-Day Range
$21.98
MA: $25.20
$27.19
52-Week Range
$18.87
Now: $27.47
$30.05
Volume34,931 shs
Average Volume502,274 shs
Market Capitalization$2.20 billion
P/E Ratio20.97
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.18
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$3.1040 per share
Book Value$3.90 per share

Profitability

Net Income$137.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,900
Market Cap$2.20 billion
Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (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 has approved 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 buy up to 4.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs 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 data on Thursday, May, 9th. The industrial products company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.05. The industrial products company earned $447.29 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $439.33 million. Harsco had a net margin of 7.94% and a return on equity of 37.56%. Harsco's revenue for the quarter was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm 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 earnings per share 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 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Harsco's stock. Their forecasts 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 21.3% 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?

Headlines about HSC stock have trended very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Harsco earned a news impact score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned 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 immediate future. View News Stories for Harsco.

Are investors shorting Harsco?

Harsco saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,852,400 shares, a decrease of 11.2% from the April 15th total of 2,086,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 566,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.3 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. 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 Celgene (CELG), CVS Health (CVS), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Autodesk (ADSK), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Baxter International (BAX), Citigroup (C), Canopy Growth (CGC), Honeywell International (HON) 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 shareholders include Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.65%), Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc. (1.68%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (1.06%), SG Capital Management LLC (0.90%), Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (0.88%) and Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.87%). 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 SG Capital Management LLC, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Columbus Circle Investors, James Investment Research Inc., Algert Global LLC, Strs Ohio and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.. 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 institutional investors are buying Harsco stock?

HSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Tygh Capital Management Inc., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., SG Americas Securities LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board. 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 $27.47.

How big of a company is Harsco?

Harsco has a market capitalization of $2.20 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:  251 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  503
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This page was last updated on 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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