Is It the fundamentals that draw people into Hecla Mining Company [HL]

Over the past three months, Hecla Mining Company [HL] ended the trading day at $5.32 and exhibited a change of -0.37% with a 24 hour trading and reached upto the volume of 7.75M compared to its recorded trading volume of 6.39 million. HL generated a 1 year amount change with 92.06%. Though for Principal markets a year is counted as a long time period. By having a look at the most recent performance of this stock, in the last week its amount moved by 2.90% with an amount shift of -4.83% over the last month.

On 17, November 2020, Hecla Participates in Dolly Varden Silver Corporation Financing. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Hecla Mining Company [NYSE:HL] stock was on August 05, 2020, when it was Upgrade with a Neutral rating from BofA Securities. Before that, on October 27, 2020, ROTH Capital Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $6. On July 17, 2020, RBC Capital Mkts Upgrade a Sector perform rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $2.50 to $4.50. On July 14, 2020, B. Riley FBR Upgrade a Buy rating and increased its price target to $5.70. On April 14, 2020, Canaccord Genuity Downgrade a Sell rating. On January 08, 2020, CIBC Upgrade a Neutral rating. On November 08, 2019, BMO Capital Markets Upgrade a Market perform rating.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $1.40 and a peak of $6.79. At the most recent market close, shares of Hecla Mining Company [NYSE:HL] were valued at $5.32.


Hecla Mining Company [NYSE:HL] most recently reported quarterly sales of 199.7 billion, which represented growth of 23.70%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $415,885 per employee, while its income is -$61,379 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 17.10%, its Operating Margin is 4.60%, its Pretax Margin is -18.33, and its Net Margin is -14.76. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at -3.73, -5.89, -2.21 and -4.48 respectively.

If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 23.98 and the whole liability to whole assets at 20.24. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 23.48 and enduring liability to assets at 0.20 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 5.25 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 5.19. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 5.40 and at 5.49 for 2nd resistance point.

Hecla Mining Company [HL] reported its earnings at $0.03 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.04/share signifying the difference of -0.01 and -25.00% surprise value.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Hecla Mining Company [NYSE:HL] is 1.90. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.53. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 2.46 and it’s amount to book ratio is 1.05.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Rogers Terry V, Director, and it was the sale of 35000.0 shares on Aug 13. Sienko David C, the VP & General Counsel, completed a sale of 75000.0 shares on Aug 13. On Aug 12, Brown Robert Denis, VP – Corporate Development, completed a sale of 0.17 million shares.