Shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCOM) have received an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco’s rating score has declined by 200% from 90 days ago as a result of a number of analysts’ ratings changes.

Zacks has also given Hawaiian Telcom Holdco an industry rank of 83 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on HCOM. TheStreet raised Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th. Sidoti lowered Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 10th. Finally, BidaskClub lowered Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Sunday.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Bank of America Corp DE raised its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 3.3% in the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 11,402 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $261,000 after buying an additional 363 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 2.0% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 376,100 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $8,616,000 after buying an additional 7,500 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 6.2% in the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 229,080 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $5,248,000 after buying an additional 13,292 shares during the period. Kennedy Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 93.6% in the first quarter. Kennedy Capital Management Inc. now owns 228,693 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $5,239,000 after buying an additional 110,542 shares during the period. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 4.0% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 80,185 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $1,837,000 after buying an additional 3,078 shares during the period. 69.03% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) traded down 1.28% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $28.46. 10,850 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s market capitalization is $329.77 million. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco has a 12-month low of $20.10 and a 12-month high of $29.73. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $25.05 and a 200 day moving average price of $24.62.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 9th. The utilities provider reported ($0.17) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.19. The company had revenue of $94.51 million during the quarter. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco had a negative net margin of 0.25% and a negative return on equity of 0.32%. Equities analysts expect that Hawaiian Telcom Holdco will post ($0.59) EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Hawaiian Telcom Holdco Company Profile

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc is a provider of communications services and products in Hawaii. The Company operates through two business segments: Telecommunications and Data Center Colocation. The Telecommunications segment provides local telephone service, including voice and data transport, custom calling features, network access, directory assistance and private lines.

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