Hawkins Inc

Specialty Chemicals
Basic Materials

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$1.19 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$939.68 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$146.52 million
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Company Profile

Hawkins Inc had its IPO on 1993-10-27 under the ticker symbol HWKN.

The company operates in the Basic Materials sector and Specialty Chemicals industry. Hawkins Inc has a staff strength of 846 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Hawkins Inc opened at $56.2 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $55.83 - $57.98, and closed at $55.89.

This is a -1.14% slip from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 209,887 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Hawkins Inc have slipped by -11.36%.

Hawkins Inc's Key Ratios

Hawkins Inc has a market cap of $1.19 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 2.5515 and a price to sales ratio of 0.9183.

In the last 12-months Hawkins Inc’s revenue was $939.68 million with a gross profit of $146.52 million and an EBITDA of $117.81 million. The EBITDA ratio measures Hawkins Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Hawkins Inc’s operating margin was 9.56% while its return on assets stood at 9.45% with a return of equity of 18.64%.

In Q2, Hawkins Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 19.1% while revenue growth was a positive 1.9%.

Hawkins Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $3.04 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 14.9925 and a PEG multiple of 0. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Hawkins Inc’s profitability.

Hawkins Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 1.1055 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 9.186. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.9183.

Hawkins Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0.58 per share, indicating a yield of 1.04% and a payout ratio of 19.74%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$591.96 million
Total Liabilities
$94.30 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$7.87 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Hawkins Inc ended 2023 with $591.96 million in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $591.96 million while shareholder equity stood at $371.00 million.

Hawkins Inc ended 2023 with $34.19 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $94.30 million in other current liabilities, 209000.00 in common stock, $322.69 million in retained earnings and $77.40 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $7.05 million and cash and short-term investments were $7.05 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $9,913,000 while long-term debt stood at $78.35 million.

Hawkins Inc’s total current assets stands at $226.46 million while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $138.34 million compared to accounts payable of $55.60 million and inventory worth $76.94 million.

In 2023, Hawkins Inc's operating cash flow was $-7829000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $7.87 million.

Comparatively, Hawkins Inc paid $0.20 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

Hawkins Inc stock is currently trading at $55.89 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $63.21 and a 52-week low of $63.21. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $38.

Its 50-day moving average was $52.71 and 200-day moving average was $44.72 The short ratio stood at 2.19 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 839% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 6348.3% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Hawkins Inc

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Hawkins Inc is HWKN

The IPO of Hawkins Inc took place on 1993-10-27

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Hawkins, Inc. operates as a specialty chemical and ingredients company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Industrial, Water Treatment, and Health and Nutrition. The Industrial segment offers industrial chemicals, products, and services to agriculture, chemical processing, electronics, energy, food, pharmaceutical, and plating industries. This segment manufactures sodium hypochlorite and agricultural products, as well as various food-grade and pharmaceutical products, such as liquid phosphates, lactates, and other blended products; and receives, stores, and distributes various chemicals comprising liquid caustic soda, sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, urea, phosphoric acid, aqua ammonia, and potassium hydroxide. It also repackages water treatment chemicals and bulk industrial chemicals; and performs custom blending of chemicals. The Water Treatment segment provides chemicals, products, equipment, services, and solutions for potable water, municipal and industrial wastewater, industrial process water, non-residential swimming pool water, and agriculture water. The Health and Nutrition segment offers ingredient distribution, processing, and formulation solutions to manufacturers of nutraceutical, functional food and beverage, personal care, dietary supplement and other nutritional food, and health and wellness products. Its products portfolio includes minerals, vitamins and amino acids, excipients, joint products, botanicals and herbs, sweeteners, and enzymes. The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota.


2381 Rosegate, Roseville, MN, United States, 55113