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Recent Fundamentals: Hawkins (NASDAQ: HWKN)


Hawkins is in the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. The company CEO is Patrick H. Hawkins. Hawkins Inc distributes bulk chemicals and blends, manufactures and distributes specialty chemicals for its customers in various industries. The company conduct its business in three segments, Industrial, Water Treatment and Health and Nutrition.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The HWKN stock showed a previous change of 0.35% with an open at 40.21 and a close of 39.96. It reached an intraday high of 40.66 and a low of 39.83.

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The stock has a market cap of $424.6m with 10.6m shares outstanding, of which the float is 9.8m shares. Trading volume reached 17,804 shares compared to its average volume of 24,549 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Hawkins shares returned 4.09% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 5.68%. Over three months, it changed -0.05%. In one year it has changed 7.75% and within that year its 52-week high was 44.03 and its 52-week low was 32.01. HWKN stock is 24.84% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 39.06 and a 50 day moving average of 37.62. Currently HWKN stock is trading 2.29% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 2.28 that ended on 31st of March 2019, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 17.53.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 05/23/2019): 0.35
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 02/06/2019): 0.39
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 10/31/2018): 0.69
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 08/01/2018): 0.85
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 05/30/2018): -3.51

The dividend per share is currently 0.92, which is a dividend yield of 2.30%.

Indicators to Watch:

The current calculated beta is 0.85.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 12.15%, return on assets is 6.59%, profit margin is 4.46%, price-to-sales is 0.76 and price-to-book is 1.94.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 2  :Past Performance Score
 5  :Financial Strength Score
 1  :Future Growth Score
 4  :Dividend Score
 3  :Overall Score

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