Hawkins, Inc. (NASDAQ:HWKN) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of 0.225 per share by the specialty chemicals company on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.37%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th.
Hawkins has raised its dividend by an average of 5.1% annually over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 13 years.
HWKN stock opened at $37.91 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.23, a current ratio of 2.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. The stock has a market cap of $412.43 million, a PE ratio of 20.14 and a beta of 1.00. Hawkins has a fifty-two week low of $30.55 and a fifty-two week high of $42.85.
Several research analysts have recently weighed in on HWKN shares. BidaskClub cut Hawkins from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 31st. ValuEngine raised Hawkins from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, August 3rd.
In related news, VP Daniel J. Stauber purchased 2,000 shares of Hawkins stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 6th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $37.69 per share, with a total value of $75,380.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 3.80% of the company’s stock.
Hawkins Company Profile
Hawkins, Inc blends, manufactures, and distributes chemicals and other specialty ingredients in the United States and internationaly. It operates in three segments: Industrial, Water Treatment, and Health and Nutrition. It provides industrial chemicals, products, and services to agriculture, chemical processing, electronics, energy, food, pharmaceutical, and plating industries.
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