Hecla Mining Company (HL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Hecla Mining Company (HL), hence the stock is down -11.37% 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 -14.53% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -11.56% and the stock has fallen -15.09% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 13.91% and the fifty day Moving Average is 3.73%. Hecla Mining Co. is up 46.87% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 204.4%.
Hecla Mining Company (HL) : The highest short term price target forecast on Hecla Mining Company (HL) is $7 and the lowest target price is $2. A total of 7 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $4.42 with a standard deviation of $1.91.
Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $5.87 with an intraday high of $6.035. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $5.62. However, the stock managed to close at $5.74, a loss of 0.35% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $5.76. The total traded volume of the day was 19,955,073 shares.
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.