Heritage-Crystal Clean Inc. (NASDAQ:HCCI) CEO Joseph Chalhoub sold 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.00, for a total transaction of $240,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.
Joseph Chalhoub also recently made the following trade(s): On Wednesday, November 9th, Joseph Chalhoub sold 20,568 shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.70, for a total transaction of $281,781.60.
Heritage-Crystal Clean Inc. (NASDAQ:HCCI) opened at 16.40 on Tuesday. The company’s market capitalization is $367.52 million. Heritage-Crystal Clean Inc. has a 52 week low of $7.19 and a 52 week high of $16.60. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $13.78 and a 200-day moving average of $12.87.
Heritage-Crystal Clean (NASDAQ:HCCI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 19th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.09. Heritage-Crystal Clean had a negative net margin of 0.03% and a positive return on equity of 3.39%. The company earned $81.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $82.50 million. Equities analysts expect that Heritage-Crystal Clean Inc. will post $0.33 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of HCCI. Cove Street Capital LLC increased its stake in shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean by 19.9% in the second quarter. Cove Street Capital LLC now owns 2,662,845 shares of the company’s stock worth $32,514,000 after buying an additional 441,354 shares during the period. Walthausen & Co. LLC increased its stake in shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean by 2,176.8% in the second quarter. Walthausen & Co. LLC now owns 492,010 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,007,000 after buying an additional 470,400 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean by 2.0% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 427,156 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,215,000 after buying an additional 8,503 shares during the period. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean during the second quarter worth $4,518,000. Finally, BlackRock Fund Advisors increased its stake in shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean by 6.4% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 354,993 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,714,000 after buying an additional 21,243 shares during the period. 50.77% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, November 4th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Heritage-Crystal Clean currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $14.75.
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