HC2 Holdings, Inc. provides construction, marine services, energy, telecommunications, insurance, life sciences, broadcasting, and other services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has HC2 Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HCHC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HCHC's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HCHC exceeded the US Construction industry which returned 33.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HCHC exceeded the US Market which returned 26% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is HC2 Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Independent Chairman of the Board of HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC), Avram Glazer, Just Bought 16% More Shares
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Sold HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC) Shares Recently?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Did HC2 Holdings'(NYSE:HCHC) Shareholders Earn From Share Price Movements Over The Last Five Years?
Is HC2 Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HCHC ($4.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($8.75)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HCHC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HCHC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Construction industry average.
PE vs Market: HCHC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HCHC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HCHC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the US Construction industry average (2.6x).
How is HC2 Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HCHC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: HCHC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: HCHC is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HCHC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-36.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HCHC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-36.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HCHC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has HC2 Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HCHC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HCHC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HCHC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 23.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HCHC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HCHC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (15.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HCHC has a negative Return on Equity (-18.02%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is HC2 Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HCHC's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($301.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: HCHC's short term assets ($1.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($6.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HCHC's debt to equity ratio (148.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HCHC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 242.3% to 148.2% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable HCHC has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: HCHC is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 42.1% per year.
What is HC2 Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HCHC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HCHC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HCHC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HCHC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HCHC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Wayne Barr (56 yo)
Mr. Wayne Barr, Jr., serves as the Chief Executive Officer at HC2 Holdings, Inc. since November 25, 2020 and served as its Interim Chief Executive Officer since June 11, 2020 until November 25, 2020. He se...
|CEO & Director||0.58yr||US$212.90k||0.21% |
|Chief Financial Officer||5.58yrs||US$646.00k||0.61% |
|Chief Administrative Officer||5.83yrs||US$993.50k||0.14% |
|Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary||3.33yrs||US$806.00k||0.29% |
|Investor Relations Officer||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HCHC's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||0.58yr||US$212.90k||0.21% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||0.67yr||no data||24.83% |
|Independent Director||4.58yrs||US$224.00k||0.14% |
|Independent Director||0.67yr||no data||6.67% |
|Independent Director||0.67yr||no data||0.69% |
|Independent Director||0.67yr||no data||0.057% |
Experienced Board: HCHC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HCHC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 66.7%.
HC2 Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: HC2 Holdings, Inc.
- Ticker: HCHC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$316.303m
- Shares outstanding: 76.59m
- Website: https://www.hc2.com
Number of Employees
- HC2 Holdings, Inc.
- 450 Park Avenue
- 30th Floor
- New York
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HCHC||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2009|
|PSTA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 2009|
HC2 Holdings, Inc. provides construction, marine services, energy, telecommunications, insurance, life sciences, broadcasting, and other services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and international...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/25 23:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/25 00:00|
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