Shares of Hudson Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) shot up 3.5% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as high as $3.57 and last traded at $3.56, with a volume of 223,297 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $3.44.

A number of brokerages have commented on HDSN. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $5.75 price target on shares of Hudson Technologies in a research note on Sunday, May 8th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Hudson Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 4th. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Hudson Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 31st.

The company has a market cap of $115.72 million and a P/E ratio of 20.65. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $3.41 and its 200 day moving average is $3.29.

Hudson Technologies (NASDAQ:HDSN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.06. The firm earned $28.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $24.59 million. On average, equities research analysts predict that Hudson Technologies Inc. will post $0.24 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hudson Technologies, Inc is a refrigerant services company. The Company provides solutions to recurring problems within the refrigeration industry. Its products and services include refrigerant and industrial gas sales; refrigerant management services, which consist of reclamation of refrigerants, and RefrigerantSide services, which consist of system decontamination.

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