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Hiscox Ltd Company Profile (LON:HSX)

Consensus Ratings for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Rating(s), 6 Hold Rating(s), 7 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.18)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 935.80

Analysts' Ratings History for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/24/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 830View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/13/2016Credit SuisseInitiated CoverageOutperformGBX 1,150View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,125View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 684View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/28/2016Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016RBC CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,125View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/1/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,043View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/1/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 905 -> GBX 865View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 935View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/15/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 825View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/9/2015Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,190View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/2/2015Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2015NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 710View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2015Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 840View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/23/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 830View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/20/2015HSBCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 758View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
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Earnings Estimates for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
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Dividend History for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/29/2016GBX 323.29%3/10/20163/10/20164/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/27/2015GBX 80.9%8/6/20158/6/20159/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2014GBX 7.501.1%8/6/20148/6/20149/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2014GBX 507.63%3/19/20143/19/20144/9/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/31/2016Keogh,Colin DInsiderBuy1,257GBX 972£12,218.04Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/1/2016Watson,RichardInsiderSell40,000GBX 974£389,600Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2015Jansen,ErnstInsiderBuy1,962GBX 1,055£20,699.10Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/18/2015Masojada,Bronek EInsiderSell60,000GBX 1,046£627,600Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/2/2015Keogh,Colin DInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,048£52,400Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/30/2015Watson,RichardInsiderSell60,000GBX 935£561,000Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2015Childs,Roberts R SInsiderSell206,882GBX 928£1,919,864.96Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/30/2015Jansen,ErnstInsiderBuy2,281GBX 8.35£190.46Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/22/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell76,050GBX 831.26£632,173.23Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/21/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell113,134GBX 837.57£947,576.44Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/20/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell100,451GBX 837.71£841,488.07Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2015Stuart J BridgesInsiderSell532,145GBX 856.55£4,558,088Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2015Stuart J BridgesInsiderSell65,065GBX 878.72£571,739.17Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2015Ernst JansenInsiderBuy2,323GBX 850.88£19,765.94Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/19/2015Richard WatsonInsiderSell134,229GBX 810.69£1,088,181.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)
DateHeadline
06/21/16 06:09 PMGrandpoint Bank offers cyber insurance against wire-transfer fraud -
06/21/16 05:41 PMU.S. bank offers cyber insurance against wire-transfer fraud - [Reuters - UK Focus] - Grandpoint Bank on Tuesday introduced cyber insurance policies to reimburse business customers for fast-growing wire-transfer fraud schemes. Los Angeles-based Grandpoint, a commercial bank with operations ...
06/21/16 04:13 PMGrandpoint Bank Makes First-of-its-Kind Cyber Crime Insurance Available to Protect Business Accounts from Funds Transfer Fraud and Cyber Deception
06/19/16 04:08 PMHiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) stock price target raised to GBX1,150 as recorded today by Credit Suisse
06/13/16 03:53 AMHiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSX-GB : June 13, 2016 -
06/06/16 04:26 PMHiscox Expands Technology and Cyber Risk Solutions With Hiscox ClearTech™
06/06/16 07:30 AMHiscox Expands Technology and Cyber Risk Solutions With Hiscox ClearTech(TM) -
05/19/16 01:52 PMAnnouncement of Result of 2016 AGM - [at noodls] - Hiscox Ltd (the 'Company') Hamilton, Bermuda - Hiscox Ltd announces that all resolutions proposed at its Annual General Meeting ('AGM') held today were duly passed on a show of hands. ... This is an abstract ...
05/16/16 05:52 AMSyndicates 33 and 6104 - estimates - [at noodls] - Hamilton, Bermuda (12 May 2016) - Hiscox Ltd (LSE: HSX), the international specialist insurer, announces the current estimates for Syndicate 33 and Syndicate 6104's 2014 and 2015 accounts. ... This is ...
05/12/16 01:26 PMETF’s with exposure to Hiscox Ltd. : May 12, 2016 -
05/11/16 03:35 AMHiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : May 11, 2016 -
05/10/16 02:33 AMHiscox weathers Storm Katie and insurance tax hike as premiums rise 10pc -
05/10/16 02:29 AMAlberta fire loss 'manageable' for insurer Hiscox - CEO -
05/10/16 02:24 AMAlberta fire loss "manageable" for insurer Hiscox-CEO -
05/10/16 01:08 AMQ1 Interim Management Statement - [at noodls] - Hamilton, Bermuda (10 May 2016) - Hiscox Ltd (LSE:HSX), the international specialist insurer, today issues its Interim Management Statement for the first three months of the year to 31 March 2016. ... ...
05/09/16 07:30 AMHiscox Launches New US Flood Cover -- FloodPlus -
03/02/16 10:19 AMMOVES-Insurer Hiscox makes two hires to boost professional risks practice - March 2 (Reuters) - Insurer Hiscox Ltd made two appointments to boost its professional risks practice.
02/26/16 12:34 PM-6.70% to Target, UBS Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Hiscox Limited (LON:HSX) Stock - RiversideGazette.com - -6.70% to Target, UBS Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Hiscox Limited (LON:HSX) StockRiversideGazette.comUBS currently has a GBX 989.00 target price on the 3.02 billion GBP market cap company or -6.70% downside potential. In a report revealed to clients and investors on Friday morning, Hiscox Limited (LON:HSX) stock had its “Neutral” Rating reaffirmed by ...Analysts At UBS Reiterated Hiscox Limited (di) (LON:HSX) As NeutralRisers & Fallersall 2 news articles »
02/19/16 03:32 AMHiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 19, 2016 -
02/03/16 01:24 PMBarclays Analyst Reaffirmed GBX 684 Price Target on Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) stock, While Reiterating Underweight ... - OctaFinance.com - Barclays Analyst Reaffirmed GBX 684 Price Target on Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) stock, While Reiterating Underweight ...OctaFinance.comHiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) had its stock rating noted as Underweight by analysts at Barclays. Barclays currently has a GBX 684 target on the 2.82B GBP market cap company or -31.22 % downside potential. This was disclosed in a note on Monday, 1 February.
01/27/16 12:39 PMHiscox Limited (DI) (LON:HSX) Recent Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers - Hiscox Limited (DI) (LON:HSX) Recent Analyst UpdatesRisers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Hiscox Limited (DI) (LON:HSX). According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Tuesday 26th January, 4 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, ...
01/26/16 01:16 PMLondon: Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)'s Stock Had Its Hold Rating Restated at Numis in Report Issued Today - OctaFinance.com - London: Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX)'s Stock Had Its Hold Rating Restated at Numis in Report Issued TodayOctaFinance.comNumis reaffirmed their Hold rating on shares of Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) in an analyst note sent to investors and clients on Monday morning. LON:HSX is now trading -0.42% lower at GBX 955.00 as of 02:56 London time. Hiscox Ltd's stock is up 13.64% in the ...
01/26/16 07:46 AMRick Wiseley Named Head of Programs for Hiscox USA -
01/25/16 12:32 PMBroker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Hiscox Ltd - Peel Hunt today downgrades its investment rating on Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) to reduce (from hold) and raised its price target to 830p (from 785p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com
01/19/16 08:09 AMHiscox Expands Terrorism Coverage -
01/17/16 06:48 PMJP Morgan Cazenove Maintained Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) As "Overweight"; Has Target ... - OctaFinance.com - JP Morgan Cazenove Maintained Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) As "Overweight"; Has Target ...OctaFinance.comThe company have set target price per share of GBX 1150.00 on Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) shares. This is Infinity from the previous close. In an analyst report made public on 15 January, JP Morgan Cazenove maintained their “Overweight” rating on shares of ...and more »
01/14/16 03:34 AMHiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 14, 2016 -
12/17/15 03:13 AMGolder to head up Hiscox's Marine Cargo business - [at noodls] - London, UK, (17 December, 2015): Hiscox London Market has appointed Richard Golder as Marine Cargo Line Underwriter, marking the insurer's re-entry into the marine cargo business. Golder will be supported ...
12/09/15 03:11 AMHolberry to head up Alternative Distribution - [at noodls] - London, UK, (9 December, 2015): Adam Holberry has been appointed as Hiscox London Market's new Head of Alternative Distribution as the business looks to work with brokers and underwriting partners to develop ...
12/08/15 07:37 AMBryan Falchuk named Head of Claims for Hiscox USA - [at noodls] - New York, December 8, 2015 - Hiscox, the global specialist insurer, today announced the appointment of Bryan Falchuk as Head of Claims for its fast-growing Hiscox USA business unit. Falchuk will be based ...
12/03/15 07:29 AMHiscox establishes new product recall team - [at noodls] - London, UK (3rd December 2015) - Specialist insurer Hiscox has established a new product recall team within its London Market business with four new hires. ... This is an abstract of the original noodl. ...
12/02/15 03:33 AMHiscox celebrates official office opening in York - [at noodls] - York, UK (2nd December 2015) - Specialist global insurer Hiscox today celebrates the official opening of its new landmark office in York. Construction of the office began back in mid-2014 and has involved ...
12/01/15 04:19 AMHiscox launches new Business Club for local entrepreneurs - [at noodls] - York, UK (1st December 2015) - Specialist global insurer Hiscox has today launched Hiscox Business Club, a free of charge facility providing office and meeting space in its new state-of-the-art building ...
11/16/15 09:15 AMHiscox UK expands media team with two new appointments - [at noodls] - Hiscox UK expands media team with two new appointments
11/13/15 11:07 AMNew Tough Mudder obstacle designed with the help of Hiscox Insurance architect contest winner -
11/09/15 02:12 AMUnderwriter Hiscox says gross written premiums rise - [Reuters] - Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox Ltd said its gross written premiums for the first nine months rose nearly 13 percent, driven by a strong performance in its U.S. and London markets and a lack of natural calamities. Hiscox, which underwrites a range of risks from oil refineries to kidnappings, said gross written premiums rose to 1.53 billion pounds ($2.31 billion) in the nine months ended Sept. 30, from 1.36 billion pounds a year earlier. Based on early estimates, Hiscox said it expected net claims of $10 million from the explosion in the Port of Tianjin in August, and that it had limited exposure to the Californian wildfires in September and the more recent South Carolina floods.
About Hiscox Ltd

Hiscox Ltd logoHiscox Limited is a Bermuda-based specialist insurer company. The Company is a holding company for subsidiaries involved in the business of insurance and reinsurance in Bermuda, the United States, the United Kingdom, Guernsey, Europe and Asia. It operates through four segments: Hiscox Retail, Hiscox London Market, Hiscox Re and Corporate Centre. Hiscox Retail consists of Hiscox United Kingdom and Europe and Hiscox International, which provides personal lines cover and commercial insurance. Hiscox London Market consists of the internationally traded insurance business written by the its London-based underwriters via Syndicate 33, including lines in property, marine and energy, casualty and other specialty insurance lines. Hiscox Re is the reinsurance division of the Company, combining the underwriting platforms in Bermuda, London and Paris. The Corporate Centre consists of the investment return, finance costs and administrative costs associated with its management activities.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: HSX
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.92
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $969.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $977.91
  • P/E Ratio: 14.09
  • P/E Growth: -2.08
  • Market Cap: $2.79B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $59.12 EPS
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