Headlines about HudBay Minerals (NYSE:HBM) (TSE:HBM) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. HudBay Minerals earned a daily sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the mining company an impact score of 46.7598345118481 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
HBM has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered HudBay Minerals from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. BidaskClub upgraded HudBay Minerals from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. J P Morgan Chase & Co upgraded HudBay Minerals from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th. ValuEngine lowered HudBay Minerals from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lifted their price objective on HudBay Minerals from $11.00 to $12.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, September 11th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $8.39.
HudBay Minerals (NYSE:HBM) traded down 1.32% on Friday, hitting $7.50. The company had a trading volume of 398,998 shares. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $8.04 and a 200-day moving average of $6.63. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.78 billion, a PE ratio of 187.50 and a beta of 3.28. HudBay Minerals has a one year low of $3.57 and a one year high of $9.35.
The business also recently declared a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th will be given a $0.008 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.22%. HudBay Minerals’s dividend payout ratio is currently 50.01%.
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HudBay Minerals Company Profile
Hudbay Minerals Inc is a Canada-based mining company. The Company is engaged in the production of copper concentrate, consisting of copper, gold and silver, as well as zinc metal. The Company is focused on the discovery, production and marketing of base and precious metals. The Company has assets in North and South America.
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