Shares of Quest Resource Holding Co. (NASDAQ:QRHC) have been assigned an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

Brokerages have set a one year consensus target price of $5.50 for the company and are predicting that the company will post ($0.07) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Quest Resource Holding an industry rank of 248 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several research firms recently weighed in on QRHC. HC Wainwright set a $5.00 target price on Quest Resource Holding and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday. ValuEngine upgraded Quest Resource Holding from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Quest Resource Holding stock. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its position in Quest Resource Holding Co. (NASDAQ:QRHC) by 27.0% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 83,151 shares of the business services provider’s stock after buying an additional 17,700 shares during the quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC owned approximately 0.54% of Quest Resource Holding worth $195,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 12.88% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Quest Resource Holding (QRHC) traded down $0.11 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $1.92. The company had a trading volume of 877,070 shares, compared to its average volume of 66,924. Quest Resource Holding has a 12-month low of $1.03 and a 12-month high of $3.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a current ratio of 1.12 and a quick ratio of 1.12.

Quest Resource Holding (NASDAQ:QRHC) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November 14th. The business services provider reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of ($0.07). Quest Resource Holding had a negative return on equity of 6.77% and a negative net margin of 3.38%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Quest Resource Holding will post -0.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Quest Resource Holding Company Profile

Quest Resource Holding Corporation (QRHC) provides businesses with one-stop management programs to reuse, recycle and dispose of a range of waste streams and recyclables generated by their businesses and operate social media and online data platforms that contain information and instructions to recycle or properly dispose of household products and materials.

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