NasdaqGS:HWKN

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Hawkins, Inc. blends, manufactures, and distributes chemicals and other specialty ingredients in the United States and internationally.

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Fundamentals

Excellent balance sheet average dividend payer.

Risks

  • Hawkins is not covered by any analysts.

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Share Price & News

How has Hawkins's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

2.3%

NasdaqGS:HWKN

0.1%

US Chemicals

1.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

6.9%

NasdaqGS:HWKN

-10.5%

US Chemicals

2.3%

US Market

HWKN outperformed the Chemicals industry which returned -11.8% over the past year.

HWKN outperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.2% over the past year.


Share holder returns

HWKNIndustryMarket
7 Day2.3%0.1%1.2%
30 Day8.6%1.9%2.0%
90 Day1.0%-6.9%2.0%
1 Year9.4%6.9%3.5%-10.5%4.6%2.3%
3 Year-0.1%-6.6%44.4%17.2%47.8%37.9%
5 Year19.9%7.6%36.4%6.6%57.3%39.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Hawkins's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is Hawkins undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

11%

Discount to future cash flow value


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Hawkins's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a moderate discount (< 20%).

Hawkins's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

Hawkins is good value based on earnings compared to the US Chemicals industry average.

Hawkins is good value based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Hawkins, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Hawkins is good value based on assets compared to the US Chemicals industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Hawkins expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

12.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Unable to determine if Hawkins is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.

Hawkins's earnings are expected to grow by 12.4% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Unable to compare Hawkins's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.

Hawkins's earnings growth is positive but not above the United States of America market average.

Hawkins's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Unable to establish if Hawkins will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.


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Past Performance

How has Hawkins performed over the past 5 years?

-20.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Hawkins's year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years, however the most recent earnings are above average.

Hawkins has become profitable in the last year making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to the 5-year average.

Hawkins has become profitable in the last year making it difficult to compare the US Chemicals industry average.


Return on Equity

Hawkins has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Return on Assets

Hawkins used its assets more efficiently than the US Chemicals industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

Hawkins has significantly improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


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Financial Health

How is Hawkins's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Hawkins is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Hawkins's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Hawkins's level of debt (38.8%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (0% vs 38.8% today).

Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (56.7%, greater than 20% of total debt).

Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 11x coverage).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.6x debt.


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Dividend

What is Hawkins's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.31%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Hawkins's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (1.46%).

Hawkins's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (3.72%).

Dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Dividends per share have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividends paid are well covered by earnings (3.4x coverage).


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of Hawkins's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

6.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Patrick Hawkins (47yo)

8.3yrs

Tenure

US$1,049,203

Compensation

Mr. Patrick H. Hawkins has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Hawkins, Inc. since March 11, 2011 and March 29, 2010 respectively. Mr. Hawkins served as Business Director - Food and Pharmaceu ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Patrick's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.

Patrick's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.


Management Age and Tenure

6.4yrs

Average Tenure

51yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Hawkins management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.


Board Age and Tenure

10.3yrs

Average Tenure

58.5yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Hawkins board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUS$75,38008 Nov 18
Daniel Stauber
EntityIndividual
Role
Director
Member of the Board of Directors
Shares2,000
Max PriceUS$37.69

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Rich Erstad (54yo)

    VP, General Counsel & Secretary

    • Tenure: 10.6yrs
    • Compensation: $576.53k
  • Dan Stauber (56yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Patrick Hawkins (47yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 8.3yrs
    • Compensation: $1.05m
  • Tom Keller (59yo)

    Vice President of Water Treatment Group

    • Tenure: 8.0yrs
    • Compensation: $554.89k
  • Paul Siler

    Corporate Controller

    • Tenure: 6.4yrs
  • Jeff Oldenkamp (46yo)

    VP, CFO & Treasurer

    • Tenure: 2.0yrs
    • Compensation: $958.28k
  • Drew Grahek (48yo)

    Vice President of Operations

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs

Board Members

  • Jeff Wright (56yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 10.3yrs
    • Compensation: $133.50k
  • Duane Jergenson (71yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 23.4yrs
    • Compensation: $112.00k
  • Jack McKeon (73yo)

    Chairman of the Board

    • Tenure: 13.8yrs
    • Compensation: $196.00k
  • Jim Thompson (68yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 10.3yrs
    • Compensation: $123.50k
  • Mary Schumacher (61yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.7yrs
    • Compensation: $120.00k
  • Jim Faulconbridge (50yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 12.6yrs
    • Compensation: $121.00k
  • Dan Stauber (56yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
  • Patrick Hawkins (47yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 8.3yrs
    • Compensation: $1.05m

Company Information

Hawkins, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Hawkins, Inc.
  • Ticker: HWKN
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1938
  • Industry: commodity chemicals
  • Sector: materials
  • Market Cap: US$423.600m
  • Shares outstanding: 10.62m
  • Website: Click here

Number of Employees


Location

  • Hawkins, Inc.
  • 2381 Rosegate
  • Roseville
  • Minnesota
  • 55113
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HWKNNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1980

Biography

Hawkins, Inc. blends, manufactures, and distributes chemicals and other specialty ingredients in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Industrial, Water Treatment, and  ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/06/18 23:38
End of Day Share Price2019/06/18 00:00
Earnings2019/03/31
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.