Hecla Mining (HL) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Marco Green
March 13, 2018

It dived, as 23 investors sold HL shares while 53 reduced holdings. Accern also gave media headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.0988788993112 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) has risen 41.69% since March 9, 2017 and is uptrending. Old Mutual Global Investors Uk Ltd bought 350,000 shares as the company's stock declined 10.64% while stock markets rallied.

Hecla Mining Company (HL) is an interesting player in the Basic Materials space, with a focus on Silver. The stock increased 2.34% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $3.93. About 838,450 shares traded. It has outperformed by 24.99% the S&P500.

Since October 13, 2017, it had 2 buys, and 1 sale for $229,185 activity.

Previously Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.01. Shares for $49,491 were bought by HALL LINDSAY A. Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)'s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 2.72, whereas its price to book ratio for the most recent quarters is at 1.06. Therefore 67% are positive. Two analysts have provided estimates for Hecla Mining's earnings. As per Zacks simplified descending rating scale the ABR rank is displayed in the range of 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The firm has "Buy" rating by H.C. Wainwright given on Thursday, January 11. Hecla Mining has a one year low of $3.38 and a one year high of $6.17. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% of its portfolio in Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) for 16,405 shares. BMO Capital Markets assumed coverage on Hecla Mining in a report on Friday, November 17th. They issued a "market perform" rating and a $4.75 price objective for the company. Furthermore on 2/24/17 BMO Capital "Upgrades" the stock to Market Perform at $0. Hecla Mining's dividend payout ratio is now -7.14%. H.C. Wainwright maintained Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) on Friday, November 3 with "Buy" rating. During the past three months the stock gain 13.58%, however six months performance of the stock remained at -24.86%. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System raised its holdings in shares of Hecla Mining by 2.8% in the fourth quarter.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.23, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. The number of shares now owned by investors are 211.12 mln. 26 funds opened positions while 52 raised stakes. Suntrust Banks owns 454,535 shares or 0.01% of their United States portfolio.

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Equities research analysts at B. Riley cut their Q2 2018 earnings per share estimates for Hecla Mining in a research note issued on Wednesday, Zacks Investment Research reports. Profund Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL). Fruth Mngmt accumulated 12,500 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Linscomb Williams Incorporated reported 45,000 shares. The Westwood Management Corp holds 207,500 shares with $22.75M value, up from 203,300 last quarter. Millennium Management LLC purchased a new stake in Hecla Mining during the 4th quarter valued at $13,161,000. Lombard Odier Asset (Europe) Limited holds 10,452 shares or 0% of its portfolio. It was reported on Mar, 10 by Finviz.com. Raymond James Finance holds 0% or 86,580 shares in its portfolio.

For Tg Therapeuticscmn (NASDAQ:TGTX) out of the analyst recommendations 3 analysts recommend stock a Buy, 3 rate the stock Outperform, 0 analysts recommend to Hold the stock, 0 rate Underperform and 0 analysts recommend the stock a Sell. Therefore 11% are positive. Exchange Income Corporation had 57 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) earned "Underweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 6. The rating was downgraded by Societe Generale on Wednesday, September 9 to "Hold". The company was maintained on Friday, August 14 by Scotia Capital. (NASDAQ:PDCO) on Wednesday, August 9 with "Sell" rating. As per Tuesday, November 14, the company rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity. Stifel Nicolaus maintained SAP SE (NYSE:SAP) on Monday, February 12 with "Sell" rating. Roth Capital maintained Energous Corporation (NASDAQ:WATT) on Monday, February 19 with "Buy" rating. 2,164,137 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,950,000. Cambridge Inv Rech Inc has 33,858 shares. The company's beta value stood at 0.39. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, September 17 report. Tg Therapeuticscmn (NASDAQ:TGTX)'s ATR-14 is at 0.97, while its weekly volatility is at 7.52% and monthly volatility is at 7.05%. Dnb Asset Mgmt As owns 170,385 shares or 0.09% of their USA portfolio. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.0025 per share. Tokio Marine Asset Mgmt has invested 0.09% in Patterson Companies, Inc. Wells Fargo Mn holds 0% or 965,203 shares in its portfolio. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 4. Citigroup, a New York-based fund reported 401,609 shares. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.01% or 200,417 shares. Us Bancorporation De reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Patterson Companies, Inc.

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