Harsco Corporation (HSC): Price and Financial Metrics

Harsco Corporation (HSC): $16.53

0.02 (+0.12%)

POWR Rating

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  • HSC scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 72.61% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for HSC is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 48 weeks.
  • HSC ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 21st percentile.

HSC Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 647.22, Harsco Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 95.15% of US stocks.
  • Harsco Corp's stock had its IPO on November 5, 1987, making it an older stock than 90.45% of US equities in our set.
  • HSC's price/sales ratio is 0.62; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 12.96% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Harsco Corp are PPC, PRMW, GME, KBR, and GBLI.
  • Visit HSC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.harsco.com.

HSC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, HSC's price/sales ratio is 78.79% lower, now standing at 0.7.
  • HSC's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.1 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, HSC's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HSC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HSC 2021-09-03 0.7 2.1 -613.2 37.0
HSC 2021-09-02 0.7 2.1 -618.5 37.2
HSC 2021-09-01 0.7 2.1 -607.8 36.9
HSC 2021-08-31 0.7 2.1 -612.8 37.0
HSC 2021-08-30 0.7 2.1 -616.8 37.1
HSC 2021-08-27 0.7 2.1 -628.3 37.5

HSC Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -55.58%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at -3.21%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at -13.96%.
Over the past 33 months, HSC's revenue has gone up $375,962,000.

The table below shows HSC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 2,116.417 45.827 -2.357
2021-03-31 1,993.878 42.181 -26.347
2020-12-31 1,863.864 53.818 -26.341
2020-09-30 1,755.307 -7.916 19.19
2020-06-30 1,669.064 15.986 464.119
2020-03-31 1,572.681 -26.537 483.363

HSC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • HSC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 61.73% of graded US stocks.
  • HSC's asset turnover comes in at 0.708 -- ranking 214th of 556 Business Services stocks.
  • CTEK, FISV, and FIS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with HSC.

The table below shows HSC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.708 0.199 0.031
2021-03-31 0.673 0.195 0.017
2020-12-31 0.665 0.195 0.014
2020-09-30 0.663 0.198 0.036
2020-06-30 0.655 0.217 0.295
2020-03-31 0.641 0.231 0.309

HSC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of HSC, see our HSC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $26.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.33 (Strong Buy)

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HSC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $16.53 52-week high $23.73
Prev. close $16.51 52-week low $12.12
Day low $16.18 Volume 235,600
Day high $16.67 Avg. volume 369,715
50-day MA $18.32 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $18.99 Market Cap 1.31B

Harsco Corporation (HSC) Company Bio

Harsco Corporation provides engineered products and services to industries focusing on steel and metals production, energy and railways. The company was founded in 1853 and is based in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.

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Latest HSC News From Around the Web

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Intrado Digital Media | September 14, 2021

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Yahoo | September 10, 2021

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Yahoo | September 8, 2021

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Yahoo | August 24, 2021

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HSC Price Returns

1-mo -11.60%
3-mo -18.33%
6-mo -3.62%
1-year 26.28%
3-year -42.10%
5-year 72.37%
YTD -8.06%
2020 -21.86%
2019 15.86%
2018 6.49%
2017 37.13%
2016 73.95%

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