Analyst Rating Update on Harsco Corporation (HSC)

Harsco Corporation (HSC) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Harsco Corporation (HSC) as 1, which is a Strong Buy recommendation. 2 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. The average broker rating of 2 research analysts is 1, which indicates as a Strong Buy.

Harsco Corporation (HSC) : Average target price received by Harsco Corporation (HSC) is $10.5 with an expected standard deviation of $0.71. The most aggressive target on the stock is $11, whereas the most downbeat target is $10. 2 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.

For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.


Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $9.35 and $9.26 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $9.96. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $9.78, notching a gain of 4.04% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,080,528 . The stock had closed at $9.40 on the previous day.

Harsco Corporation is a provider of industrial services and engineered products serving global industries. The Company operates in three segments: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Industrial and Harsco Rail. Harsco Metals & Minerals segment is a provider of on-site, outsourced services to the global metals industries. Harsco Industrial segment includes the Harsco Industrial IKG, Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers and Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley businesses. Harsco Rail segment is a provider of equipment and services for the maintenance, repair and construction of railway track. The Companys principal lines of business include outsourced, on-site services of material logistics and resource recovery for iron, steel and metals manufacturing; air-cooled heat exchangers; industrial grating products; heat transfer products, and railway track maintenance services and equipment.

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