Two Top Stocks To Ponder On: Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) ; Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG)

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Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) closed at $2.79 on the last trading session with an decrease of -4.78%, whereas, it previously closed at $2.93. The company has a market capitalization of $1.28 Billion. The company traded shares of 4.76 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 5.64 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) produced diluted EPS of -0.15. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.01 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.04. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -176.8, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.01% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 0% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -36.9%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 214.62. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) stands at 2.17 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 0.73. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 675.08. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) are reported at 0.9 and 1.5 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) stands at -1.3, -2 and 0.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) is reported at 590.7 Million with income of -61200000. The outstanding shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) are 459.73 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 63.5 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.13 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) is ticked at 1.32%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 3.75. The 52 week high of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) is placed at 4.63 and 52 week low is standing at 2.17.

Performance wise the shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) rose up 10.71% for the week, it also rise 18.22% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -1.41%. The shares decrease -18.42% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) shrinked -30.94% for the yearly performance.

Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG)

Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) closed at $2.7 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.82%, whereas, it previously closed at $2.75. The company has a market capitalization of $941.41 Million. The company traded shares of 3.03 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 4.9 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) produced diluted EPS of -0.77. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 0.65 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.16. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 96.7, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 0.65% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 5% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -16.4%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 4.19. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) stands at 3.45 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 67.5. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 7.04. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) are reported at 1 and 1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) stands at -12.1, 35.3 and 12.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) is reported at 272.7 Million with income of -99300000. The outstanding shares of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) are 348.67 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 56.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 36.87 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) is ticked at 2.6%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 4.2. The 52 week high of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) is placed at 4.49 and 52 week low is standing at 1.47.

Performance wise the shares of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) rose up 10.66% for the week, it also rise 20% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -33.66%. The shares decrease -20.82% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE:NOG) grew 8% for the yearly performance.