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How to buy Hecla Mining Company (HL) stocks
Learn how to easily invest in Hecla Mining Company stocks.
Hecla Mining Company is an other precious metals & mining business based in the US. Hecla Mining Company stocks (HL.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $6.91 – a decrease of 0.18% over the previous week. Hecla Mining Company employs 1,850 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $731.9 million.
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- Search for the stock name – HL. Search for the stock by name or ticker symbol.
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- Can I buy shares in Hecla Mining Company?
- Has coronavirus impacted Hecla Mining Company shares?
- Hecla Mining Company shares summary
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- Is Hecla Mining Company stock a buy or sell?
- Hecla Mining Company performance over time
- Hecla Mining Company's financials
- How volatile are Hecla Mining Company shares?
- Does Hecla Mining Company pay a dividend?
- Have Hecla Mining Company shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Hecla Mining Company stock price (NYSE:HL)Use our graph to track the performance of HL stocks over time.
Hecla Mining Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$5.47|
|52-week range||$3.40 - $6.99|
|50-day moving average||$5.96|
|200-day moving average||$5.26|
|Wall St. target price||$7.03|
|Dividend yield||$0.022 (0.45%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.09|
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Is it a good time to buy Hecla Mining Company stock?
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Hecla Mining Company price performance over time
Historical closes compared with the close of $5.47 from 2023-06-08
|1 week (2023-06-02)||-0.18%|
|1 month (2023-05-10)||-5.85%|
|3 months (2023-03-07)||6.21%|
|6 months (2022-12-09)||-1.44%|
|1 year (2022-06-08)||12.09%|
|2 years (2021-06-10)||-41.06%|
|3 years (2020-06-10)||59.01%|
|5 years (2018-06-08)||46.26%|
Is Hecla Mining Company stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Hecla Mining Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Hecla Mining Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Hecla Mining Company's EBITDA
Hecla Mining Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $167 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Hecla Mining Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Hecla Mining Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$731.9 million|
|Operating margin TTM||2.38%|
|Gross profit TTM||$260.1 million|
|Return on assets TTM||0.39%|
|Return on equity TTM||-2.4%|
|Market capitalisation||$3.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Hecla Mining Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 17.83% of net profits
Recently Hecla Mining Company has paid out, on average, around 17.83% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.45% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Hecla Mining Company shareholders could enjoy a 0.45% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Hecla Mining Company's case, that would currently equate to about $0.022 per share.
While Hecla Mining Company's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Hecla Mining Company is investing more in its future growth.
Hecla Mining Company's most recent dividend payout was on 8 June 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 18 May 2023 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have Hecla Mining Company's shares ever split?
Hecla Mining Company's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 24 March 1981. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Hecla Mining Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Hecla Mining Company shares which in turn could have impacted Hecla Mining Company's share price.
Hecla Mining Company share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Hecla Mining Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.3994 up to $6.9917. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Hecla Mining Company's is 2.0577. This would suggest that Hecla Mining Company's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
Hecla Mining Company overview
Hecla Mining Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides precious and base metal properties in the United States and internationally. The company mines for silver, gold, lead, and zinc concentrates, as well as carbon material containing silver and gold for sale to custom smelters, metal traders, and third-party processors; and doré containing silver and gold. It owns 100% interests in the Greens Creek mine located on Admiralty Island in southeast Alaska; the Lucky Friday mine situated in northern Idaho; the Keno Hill mine located in the Keno Hill Silver District of Yukon Territory, Canada; the Casa Berardi mine located in the Abitibi region of northwestern Quebec, Canada; and the San Sebastian mine situated in the city of Durango, Mexico. The company was incorporated in 1891 and is headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. .
Hecla Mining Company in the news
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Hecla Announces Update on Casa Berardi Mine
Hecla Mining Company's (NYSE:HL) institutional investors lost 4.0% over the past week but have profited from longer-term gains
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