Hecla Mining Co/de/ (HL): Anthony P Taylor , director of Hecla Mining Co/de/ sold 5,000 shares on Jun 10, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 13, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $4.53 per share for a total value of $22,650.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 7, 2016, Anthony P Taylor (director) sold 12,000 shares at $4.27 per share price.
Shares of Hecla Mining Company (HL) ended Friday, Jun 10, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.17 points or -3.65% at $4.49 with 88,67,567 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $4.7, the shares hit an intraday low of $4.48 and an intraday high of $4.75 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1,724 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 38,40,12,400 shares. The 52-week high of Hecla Mining Company is $4.75 and the 52-week low is $1.45.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Hecla Mining Company is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Sector Perform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 4 from a previous price target of $3.25 .The Rating was issued on May 31, 2016.Hecla Mining Company is Reiterated by FBR Capital to Mkt Perform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 4 from a previous price target of $3 .The Rating was issued on May 9, 2016.Hecla Mining Company is Downgraded by CIBC to Sector Perform. Earlier the firm had a rating of Sector Outperform on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Apr 8, 2016.Hecla Mining Company is Downgraded by Deutsche Bank to Hold and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $2.90. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 23, 2016.
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 Idaho’s Silver Valley which is located in Coeur d’Alene Mining District; Greens Creek unit on Alaska’s 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.