HSC Harsco

Harsco Corp. engages in the provision of industrial services and engineered products. It operates through the following business segments: Harsco Environmental, Harsco Clean Earth, and Harsco Rail. The Harsco Environmental provides environmental services and material processing to the global steel and metals industries. The Harsco Clean Earth segment provides processing and beneficial reuse solutions for hazardous wastes, contaminated materials, and dredged volumes. The Harsco Rail segment provides equipment, after-market parts and services for the maintenance, repair and construction of railway track. The company was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Camp Hill, PA.

Company profile

F. Nicholas Grasberger
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HSC stock data



4 May 21
30 Jul 21
31 Dec 21
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Financial data from Harsco earnings reports.

Cash burn rate (estimated) Burn method: Change in cash Burn method: Operating income/loss Burn method: FCF (opex + capex)
Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q Last Q Avg 4Q
Cash on hand (at last report) 82.33M 82.33M 82.33M 82.33M 82.33M 82.33M
Cash burn (monthly) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) (positive/no burn) 7.72M (positive/no burn)
Cash used (since last report) n/a n/a n/a n/a 30.9M n/a
Cash remaining n/a n/a n/a n/a 51.42M n/a
Runway (months of cash) n/a n/a n/a n/a 6.7 n/a

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Date Owner Security Transaction Code Indirect 10b5-1 $Price #Shares $Value #Remaining
18 May 21 Russell C. Hochman Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 23.01 1,932 44.46K 39,488
17 May 21 Russell C. Hochman Common Stock Payment of exercise Dispose F No Yes 22.87 3,258 74.51K 41,420
17 May 21 Russell C. Hochman Common Stock Option exercise Aquire M No Yes 7 5,190 36.33K 44,678
17 May 21 Russell C. Hochman Common Stock Sell Dispose S No Yes 22.65 6,130 138.84K 39,488
17 May 21 Russell C. Hochman Stock Appreciation Rights Common Stock Option exercise Dispose M No Yes 7 5,190 36.33K 25,955
10 May 21 Earl James F RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 5,806 0 22,681
10 May 21 Kathy G Eddy RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 5,806 0 45,171
10 May 21 Everitt David C RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 5,806 0 28,345
10 May 21 Haznedar Carolann I RSU Common Stock Grant Aquire A No No 0 5,806 0 5,806

Data for the last complete 13F reporting period. To see the most recent changes to ownership, click the ownership history button above.

91.5% owned by funds/institutions
13F holders
Current Prev Q Change
Total holders 176 179 -1.7%
Opened positions 22 24 -8.3%
Closed positions 25 10 +150.0%
Increased positions 51 50 +2.0%
Reduced positions 67 70 -4.3%
13F shares
Current Prev Q Change
Total value 1.98B 1.32B +50.1%
Total shares 72.47M 73.22M -1.0%
Total puts 53.7K 0 NEW
Total calls 54.8K 44.6K +22.9%
Total put/call ratio 1.0
Largest owners
Shares Value Change
BLK Blackrock 12.91M $221.45M +7.5%
Vanguard 8.22M $140.99M +3.9%
Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss 2.92M $50.01M -8.8%
ATAC Neuberger Berman 2.91M $49.83M +14.0%
Channing Capital Management 2.64M $45.3M +12.5%
SAMG Silvercrest Asset Management 2.64M $45.26M -11.2%
Dimensional Fund Advisors 2.61M $44.75M -2.3%
STT State Street 2.56M $43.86M +2.0%
Aristotle Capital Boston 2.52M $43.17M -6.0%
Jennison Associates 2.46M $42.26M +5.5%
Largest transactions
Shares Bought/sold Change
BLK Blackrock 12.91M +904.9K +7.5%
Norges Bank 0 -825.42K EXIT
FMR 1.48M -779.78K -34.6%
Investment Counselors Of Maryland 1.82M +421.33K +30.2%
RY Royal Bank Of Canada 815.96K -397.56K -32.8%
Penn Capital Management 390K +390K NEW
Millennium Management 111.11K -386.16K -77.7%
New York State Common Retirement Fund 902.92K +381.14K +73.0%
ATAC Neuberger Berman 2.91M +356.96K +14.0%
Loomis Sayles & Co L P 0 -341.43K EXIT

Financial report summary

  • The Company may not be able to successfully integrate the ESOL and Clean Earth businesses.
  • The seasonality of the Company's business may cause quarterly results to fluctuate.
  • Customer concentration and related credit and commercial risks may adversely impact the Company's results of operations, financial condition and cash flows.
  • Disputes with customers with long-term contracts could adversely affect the Company’s financial condition.
  • The Company may lose customers or be required to reduce prices as a result of competition.
  • If the Harsco Clean Earth Segment is unable to obtain or renew its operating permits or license agreements with regulatory bodies, its business would be adversely affected.
  • Higher than expected claims under insurance policies, under which the Company retains a portion of the risk, could adversely impact results of operations and cash flows.
  • The Harsco Clean Earth Segment's insurance policies do not cover all losses, costs, or liabilities that it may experience.
  • The waste management industry, in which the Harsco Clean Earth Segment is a participant, is subject to various economic, business, and regulatory risks.
  • Increases or decreases in purchase prices (or selling prices) or availability of steel or other materials and commodities may affect the Company's profitability.
  • The success of the Company's strategic ventures depends on the satisfactory performance by strategic venture partners of their strategic venture obligations.
  • If the Harsco Clean Earth Segment fails to comply with applicable environmental laws and regulations, its business could be adversely affected.
  • If the Company fails to maintain safe worksites, it may be subject to significant operating risks and hazards.
  • Union disputes or other labor matters could adversely affect the Company's operations and financial results.
  • The Company's intellectual property portfolio may not prevent competitors from independently developing similar or duplicative products and services.
  • Outbreaks of disease and health epidemics, such as COVID-19, have had, and could continue to have, a negative impact on the Company's business revenues, financial position, results of operations and/or stock price.
  • Negative economic conditions may adversely impact demand for the Company's products and services, as well as the ability of the Company's customers to meet their obligations to the Company on a timely basis.
  • Cyclical industry and economic conditions may adversely affect the Company's businesses.
  • Exchange rate fluctuations may adversely impact the Company's business.
  • The Company's global presence subjects it to a variety of risks arising from doing business internationally.
  • Due to the international nature of the Company's business, the Company could be adversely affected by violations of certain laws.
  • A negative outcome on personal injury claims against the Company may adversely impact results of operations and financial condition.
  • The Company’s ongoing operations are subject to extensive laws, regulations, rules and ordinances relating to safety, health and environmental matters that impose significant costs and liabilities on the Company, and future laws and governmental standards could increase these costs and liabilities.
  • The Company is subject to various environmental laws, and the success of existing or future environmental claims against it could adversely impact the Company's results of operations and cash flows.
  • The nature of the Company’s products creates the possibility of significant product liability and warranty claims, which could harm its business.
  • Restrictions imposed by the Company's Senior Secured Credit Facilities and other financing arrangements may limit the Company's operating and financial flexibility.
  • The Company is exposed to counterparty risk in its derivative financial arrangements.
  • The Company’s variable rate indebtedness subjects it to interest rate risk, which could cause the Company's debt service obligations to increase significantly.
  • The Company is subject to taxes in numerous jurisdictions and could be subject to additional tax liabilities, which could materially adversely affect the Company’s results of operations and cash flows and impact the Company’s ability to compete abroad.
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