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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 0.08
HSC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
91% of the 1510 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 22.65 vs. HSC: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
HSC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.1 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.08
0.07
0.98
Equity to Asset 0.13
HSC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
92% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. HSC: 0.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
HSC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.13
0.11
0.54
Interest Coverage 0.69
HSC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
96% of the 969 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. HSC: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
HSC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 2.9 Max: 5.69
Current: 0.69
0.69
5.69
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.02
M-Score: -2.98
WACC vs ROIC
10.51%
3.83%
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 2.20
HSC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.73 vs. HSC: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
HSC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.74  Med: 4.88 Max: 12.41
Current: 2.2
-5.74
12.41
Net-margin (%) -3.42
HSC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.41 vs. HSC: -3.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
HSC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.36  Med: 0.29 Max: 8.12
Current: -3.42
-8.36
8.12
ROE (%) -20.13
HSC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1382 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -11.76 vs. HSC: -20.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
HSC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.85  Med: 1.3 Max: 22.08
Current: -20.13
-33.85
22.08
ROA (%) -2.53
HSC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1532 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -9.33 vs. HSC: -2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
HSC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.6  Med: 0.24 Max: 8.28
Current: -2.53
-8.6
8.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1.25
HSC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1461 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -13.04 vs. HSC: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
HSC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.37  Med: 9.34 Max: 25.11
Current: 1.25
-11.37
25.11
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -17.20
HSC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.90 vs. HSC: -17.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HSC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.2  Med: 4.4 Max: 18.4
Current: -17.2
-17.2
18.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 33.20
HSC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1064 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -18.20 vs. HSC: 33.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HSC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.6  Med: 2.9 Max: 33.2
Current: 33.2
-42.6
33.2
» HSC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-09)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

HSC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 42,419 sh (New)
Arnold Schneider 20,000 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 886,400 sh (-0.33%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,872,866 sh (-10.67%)
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Q4 2015

HSC Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Joel Greenblatt 30,643 sh (New)
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 874,008 sh (-1.40%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,247 sh (-66.41%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 290 sh (-99.98%)
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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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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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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 Corp was incorporated on February 28, 1956. The Company provides industrial services and engineered products serving industries that are fundamental to economic growth and infrastructure development. Its operations fall into three reportable segments; Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Rail and Harsco Industrial. The Company has locations in over 50 countries, including the United States. Harsco Metals & Minerals Segment provides on-site, outsourced services to steel mills and other metal producers such as aluminum and copper. Its services include slag processing; semi-finished inventory management; material handling; scrap management; in-plant transportation; and a variety of other services. Other products and services include minerals and recycling technologies; environmental solutions for metals and mining customers' waste streams; and granules for asphalt roofing shingles as well as abrasives for industrial surface preparation derived from coal slag. The Harsco Rail Segment is a provider of equipment and services to maintain repair and construct railway track. This Segment manufactures railway track maintenance equipment and provides track maintenance services. The customers include private and government-owned railroads and urban mass transit systems. The Company's railway track maintenance services, solutions and specialized track maintenance equipment support private and government-owned railroads and urban transit systems. Harsco Industrial Segment includes the Harsco Industrial IKG, Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers and Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley businesses. Harsco Industrial IKG manufactures a line of industrial grating products at several plants in the United States and one in Mexico. These products include bar grating configurations, which are used mainly in industrial flooring, as well as safety and security applications in the power, paper, chemical, refining and processing industries. Its products include industrial grating; air-cooled heat exchangers; and boilers and water heaters. Its customers include industrial plants and the non-residential, commercial and public construction and retrofit markets; and the natural gas exploration and processing industry.

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Ratios

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Forward P/E 20.20
HSC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
60% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.29 vs. HSC: 20.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 3.09
HSC's P/B is ranked lower than
61% of the 1323 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. HSC: 3.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HSC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 2.52 Max: 5.34
Current: 3.09
0.92
5.34
P/S 0.51
HSC's P/S is ranked higher than
80% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. HSC: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HSC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.71 Max: 1.5
Current: 0.51
0.18
1.5
PFCF 64.45
HSC's PFCF is ranked lower than
85% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.49 vs. HSC: 64.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
HSC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.78  Med: 52.34 Max: 213.61
Current: 64.45
6.78
213.61
POCF 7.63
HSC's POCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.47 vs. HSC: 7.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
HSC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.53  Med: 7.3 Max: 12.2
Current: 7.63
2.53
12.2
EV-to-EBIT 185.77
HSC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.52 vs. HSC: 185.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HSC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.3  Med: 14.7 Max: 193.8
Current: 185.77
-27.3
193.8
EV-to-EBITDA 10.48
HSC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
56% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.53 vs. HSC: 10.48 )
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: 10.48
-28.5
215.6
Shiller P/E 29.65
HSC's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
52% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 24.61 vs. HSC: 29.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HSC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.8  Med: 18.5 Max: 37.1
Current: 29.65
7.8
37.1
Current Ratio 1.37
HSC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. HSC: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HSC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.52 Max: 1.93
Current: 1.37
1.04
1.93
Quick Ratio 0.92
HSC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. HSC: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HSC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.14 Max: 1.55
Current: 0.92
0.74
1.55
Days Inventory 63.66
HSC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
58% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 73.43 vs. HSC: 63.66 )
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: 63.66
Current: 63.66
31.97
63.66
Days Sales Outstanding 62.91
HSC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
69% of the 599 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 32.93 vs. HSC: 62.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HSC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.51  Med: 69.33 Max: 90.86
Current: 62.91
44.51
90.86
Days Payable 33.56
HSC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
58% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 43.99 vs. HSC: 33.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
HSC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.57  Med: 35.38 Max: 47.55
Current: 33.56
29.57
47.55

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 2.58
HSC's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
68% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. HSC: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
HSC' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 3.13 Max: 21.03
Current: 2.58
1.09
21.03
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.58
HSC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
58% of the 807 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. HSC: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
HSC' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 3.13 Max: 21.03
Current: 2.58
1.09
21.03
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
HSC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -11.60 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: 6.9
Current: 0.2
-1.2
6.9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 3.08
HSC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. HSC: 3.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
HSC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.88 Max: 18.92
Current: 3.08
0.72
18.92
Price/Median PS Value 0.73
HSC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 581 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. HSC: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
HSC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.08 Max: 2.07
Current: 0.73
0.38
2.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.59
HSC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1507 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -4.90 vs. HSC: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HSC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 6.2 Max: 19.1
Current: 0.59
0.5
19.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -13.69
HSC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -5.32 vs. HSC: -13.69 )
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: 7.4 Max: 24.7
Current: -13.69
-23
24.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,539
EPS (TTM) $ -0.66
Beta3.33
Short Percentage of Float1.46%
52-Week Range $3.55 - 12.54
Shares Outstanding (Mil)80.17

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.23 0.47
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.23 0.47
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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