Analyst Research and Recommendations: Hecla Mining Company (HL), Jagged Peak Energy Inc. (JAG)

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) tinted loss of -5.11% (-0.12 points) to US$2.23. The volume of 7.54 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 5.52 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.05. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$4.15 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$2.17. The corporation has a market cap of US$1.08 Billion.

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)’s earnings per share has been growing at a 4.9 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 8.2 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -1.7 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was -1.4 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 65 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -4.8 percent and possesses 13.9 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 0 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 5 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.75. 5 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 2 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

Jagged Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:JAG) is worth US$2.23 Billion and has recently fallen -4.86% to US$9.98. The latest exchange of 1.2 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 1.24 Million shares. The day began at US$10.42 but the price moved to US$9.96 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$10.42. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$14.98 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$13.31.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 2.8, and a price to sales ratio of 4.07. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 0%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown 0%. With an institutional ownership near 29.9%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -0.21.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 4 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 12 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 7 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.35.