Hecla Mining Co. [HL] stock Upgrade by ROTH MKM analyst, price target now $4.40

Hecla Mining Co. [NYSE: HL] closed the trading session at $5.84.

The stocks have a year to date performance of 21.46 percent and weekly performance of 3.73 percent. The stock has been moved at 17.32 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 22.48 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 49.42 percent over the most recent 3-months.

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If compared to the average trading volume of 9.77M shares, HL reached to a volume of 6930324 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Hecla Mining Co. [HL]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HL shares is $7.35 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HL stock is a recommendation set at 1.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

ROTH MKM have made an estimate for Hecla Mining Co. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on October 13, 2023. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, BMO Capital Markets raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on September 14, 2023, representing the official price target for Hecla Mining Co. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $7.50, while National Bank Financial analysts kept a Outperform rating on HL stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Hecla Mining Co. is set at 0.26, with the Price to Sales ratio for HL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.15. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.84, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.13.

HL stock trade performance evaluation

Hecla Mining Co. [HL] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.73. With this latest performance, HL shares gained by 22.48% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 17.32% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 6.16% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for HL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.31, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 55.84, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 57.87 for Hecla Mining Co. [HL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.29, while it was recorded at 5.85 for the last single week of trading, and 4.47 for the last 200 days.

Hecla Mining Co. [HL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Hecla Mining Co.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.67.

Hecla Mining Co. [HL]: Institutional Ownership

The top three institutional holders of HL stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.32 billion shares, which is approximately 8.4983%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $200.69 billion in HL stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $174.35 billion in HL stock with ownership which is approximately 5.8386%.