Hecla Mining Company (HL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Hecla Mining Company (HL), hence the stock is down -16.81% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -3.34% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -18.49% and the stock has fallen -2.82% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.42% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 11.34%.The 200 Day SMA reached 43.76% Hecla Mining Co. is up 22.5% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 192.2%.
Hecla Mining Company (HL) stock is expected to deviate a maximum of $2.4 from the average target price of $4.99 for the short term period. 8 Street Experts have initiated coverage on the stock with the most promising target being $9 and the most muted being $2.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $5.48 and the intraday high of $5.72 after having opened at $5.49 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $5.49, a loss of -1.08%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 73,254,104 shares. The stock failed to cross $5.72 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $5.51.
Hecla Mining Company is engaged in discovering, acquiring, developing and producing silver, gold, lead and zinc. The Company operates in three segments: the Greens Creek, Lucky Friday, and Casa Berardi units. It focuses on its San Sebastian project, which is located in Mexico; North Idahos Silver Valley, which is located in Coeur dAlene Mining District; Greens Creek unit on Alaskas Admiralty Island, which is located near Juneau; the silver-producing district near Durango, which is located in Mexico; the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, which is located in Canada, and the Creede district of Southwestern Colorado. The Company produces lead, zinc and bulk concentrates, which it markets to custom smelters and brokers at its Lucky Friday unit and unrefined bullion bars (dore) containing gold and silver at Greens Creek and Casa Berardi. In addition, the Company owns Rock Creek Project, a silver and copper deposit, which is located in North America.