Institutional Holdings and Trade Data for Hecla Mining Company (HL)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) have moved within the range of $3.63 to $6.78. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $3.88, which is 42.77% higher than its 52-week high.

Hecla Mining Company (HL) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -10.87%, and a 50-day SMA of -19.38%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $1.58 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Hecla Mining Company (HL) is Hold.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Hecla Mining Company (HL) delivered a 6.04% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.14 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.15 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Hecla Mining Company (HL) delivered a 124.72% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.04 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.02 per share.

Ownership at Hecla Mining Company (HL), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Hecla Mining Company (HL) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 60.92% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $0.94 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Hecla Mining Company (HL), there were 24 new positions totaling 4,837,502 shares of the company’s stock. There were 28 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 2,560,726 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Hecla Mining Company (HL) has had a 20-day average volume of 5,734,535 shares, with an average of 60% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 4,472,434 shares, with an average of 100% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 4,260,643 shares with 100% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.