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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.11
NYSE:HSC's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
89% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 632.99 vs. NYSE:HSC: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:HSC' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.11 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.11
0.07
0.98
Equity-to-Asset 0.06
NYSE:HSC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. NYSE:HSC: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:HSC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.53
Current: 0.06
0.06
0.53
Interest Coverage 1.41
NYSE:HSC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
94% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. NYSE:HSC: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:HSC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 2.1 Max: 5.63
Current: 1.41
1.23
5.63
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 2.39
Beneish M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
18.52%
6.70%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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Operating Margin % 5.00
NYSE:HSC's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
62% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. NYSE:HSC: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:HSC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.74  Med: 4.49 Max: 12.41
Current: 5
-5.74
12.41
Net Margin % -5.90
NYSE:HSC's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
59% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. NYSE:HSC: -5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:HSC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.36  Med: -0.07 Max: 8.12
Current: -5.9
-8.36
8.12
ROE % -36.91
NYSE:HSC's ROE % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.65 vs. NYSE:HSC: -36.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:HSC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.57  Med: -0.21 Max: 22.08
Current: -36.91
-46.57
22.08
ROA % -4.61
NYSE:HSC's ROA % is ranked higher than
61% of the 1530 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -9.67 vs. NYSE:HSC: -4.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:HSC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.6  Med: -0.08 Max: 8.28
Current: -4.61
-8.6
8.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -4.18
NYSE:HSC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
64% of the 1456 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -14.33 vs. NYSE:HSC: -4.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:HSC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.37  Med: 6.52 Max: 25.11
Current: -4.18
-11.37
25.11
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -20.40
NYSE:HSC's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
75% of the 627 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.80 vs. NYSE:HSC: -20.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:HSC' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.4  Med: 2.8 Max: 18.4
Current: -20.4
-20.4
18.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 6.10
NYSE:HSC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
75% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -19.30 vs. NYSE:HSC: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:HSC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.6  Med: 2.9 Max: 33.2
Current: 6.1
-42.6
33.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -27.90
NYSE:HSC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
56% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. NYSE:HSC: -27.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:HSC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.9  Med: 5 Max: 32.6
Current: -27.9
-64.9
32.6
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-24 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

HSC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 627,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 65,746 sh (+361.47%)
Joel Greenblatt 39,692 sh (+29.53%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY Sold Out
Keeley Asset Management Corp Sold Out
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Q2 2016

HSC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 543,200 sh (-13.48%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,271 sh (-64.60%)
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Q3 2016

HSC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Joel Greenblatt 78,543 sh (New)
Jim Simons 927,500 sh (+70.75%)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,884 sh (-40.34%)
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Q4 2016

HSC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Chuck Royce 172,100 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 277,009 sh (+252.68%)
Paul Tudor Jones 35,275 sh (+154.07%)
Jim Simons 1,323,000 sh (+42.64%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals    NAICS: 212299    SIC: 1099
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Traded in other countries:HA7.Germany,
Harsco Corp is engaged in providing industrial services & engineered products to various industries. It has three reportable segments: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Industrial and Harsco Rail. It has locations in approximately 35 countries.

Harsco provides industrial mill services to steel and nonferrous metal producers in more than 30 countries, including the United States. It also supplies gas-control and gas-containment products internationally, scaffolding services to the industrial maintenance and construction markets, and railway maintenance-of-way equipment and services. Harsco's other businesses include providing process equipment, industrial grating, and slag abrasives.

Ratios

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Forward PE Ratio 25.51
HSC's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 13.87 vs. HSC: 25.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PB Ratio 10.20
HSC's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. HSC: 10.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
HSC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 2.52 Max: 12.41
Current: 10.2
0.92
12.41
PS Ratio 0.68
HSC's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. HSC: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
HSC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.7 Max: 1.5
Current: 0.68
0.18
1.5
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 10.88
HSC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
68% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 17.54 vs. HSC: 10.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
HSC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.78  Med: 43.14 Max: 213.61
Current: 10.88
6.78
213.61
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.16
HSC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
63% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.67 vs. HSC: 6.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
HSC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.53  Med: 6.91 Max: 12.2
Current: 6.16
2.53
12.2
EV-to-EBIT -57.76
HSC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 17.95 vs. HSC: -57.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HSC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -137.2  Med: 14.4 Max: 193.8
Current: -57.76
-137.2
193.8
EV-to-EBITDA 14.18
HSC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
64% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. HSC: 14.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
HSC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.5  Med: 7.9 Max: 215.6
Current: 14.18
-28.5
215.6
Shiller PE Ratio 95.72
HSC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 24.89 vs. HSC: 95.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
HSC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.8  Med: 18.34 Max: 114.62
Current: 95.72
7.8
114.62
Current Ratio 1.35
HSC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. HSC: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HSC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 1.48 Max: 1.92
Current: 1.35
1.21
1.92
Quick Ratio 0.91
HSC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. HSC: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HSC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.55
Current: 0.91
0.87
1.55
Days Inventory 65.79
HSC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
55% of the 581 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 74.72 vs. HSC: 65.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
HSC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.97  Med: 39.6 Max: 63.09
Current: 65.79
31.97
63.09
Days Sales Outstanding 59.50
HSC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
68% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 35.22 vs. HSC: 59.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HSC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.51  Med: 64.02 Max: 77.16
Current: 59.5
44.51
77.16
Days Payable 33.66
HSC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
62% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 50.10 vs. HSC: 33.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
HSC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.57  Med: 34.67 Max: 41.84
Current: 33.66
29.57
41.84

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3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -60.40
HSC's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. HSC: -60.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
HSC' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.4  Med: 3.6 Max: 13.7
Current: -60.4
-60.4
13.7
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.35
HSC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
87% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. HSC: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
HSC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 3.12 Max: 21.03
Current: 0.35
0.35
21.03
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
HSC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 1133 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. HSC: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
HSC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: -0.1 Max: 5.4
Current: 0.2
-1.2
5.4

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 37.12
HSC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
97% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. HSC: 37.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
HSC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.91 Max: 41.21
Current: 37.12
0.82
41.21
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.97
HSC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
58% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. HSC: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
HSC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.08 Max: 2.1
Current: 0.97
0.52
2.1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -1.73
HSC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
64% of the 1746 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -4.17 vs. HSC: -1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
HSC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 6.1 Max: 19.1
Current: -1.73
0.5
19.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -17.49
HSC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
70% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.64 vs. HSC: -17.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
HSC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23  Med: 9.1 Max: 24.7
Current: -17.49
-23
24.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,451
EPS (TTM) $ -1.08
Beta3.66
Short Percentage of Float1.12%
52-Week Range $5.00 - 15.25
Shares Outstanding (Mil)80.18

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.48
EPS without NRI ($) 0.48
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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