Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) Updated Analyst Coverage


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC).

Most recent broker ratings

10/03/2016 – Harsco Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 12 price target on the stock.

09/13/2016 – Lake Street began new coverage on Harsco Corporation giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 17 price target on the stock.

10/07/2015 – Harsco Corporation had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at KeyBanc. They now have a USD 17.25 price target on the stock.

06/30/2015 – Harsco Corporation was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Alembic Global Advisors.

11/20/2014 – Harsco Corporation was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Argus.

11/05/2014 – Harsco Corporation was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 20.2 price target on the stock.

10/14/2013 – Harsco Corporation was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at BB&T Capital Markets. They now have a USD 32 price target on the stock.

The share price of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) was up +3.66% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 10.10. 496377 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 9.62 and its 200 day moving average is 8.19. The stock’s market capitalization is 793.72M. Harsco Corporation has a 52-week low of 3.55 and a 52-week high of 12.54.

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. Its Harsco Metals & Minerals segment is a provider of on-site, outsourced services to the metals industries across the world. Its 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 Company’s 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.