HSBC Holdings plc Company Profile (LON:HSBA)

About HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)

HSBC Holdings plc logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBC) is the banking and financial services company. The Company manages its products and services through four businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management (RBWM), Commercial Banking (CMB), Global Banking and Markets (GB&M), and Global Private Banking (GPB). It operates across various geographical regions, which include Europe, Asia, Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America. RBWM business offers Retail Banking, Wealth Management, Asset Management and Insurance. CMB services include working capital, term loans, payment services and international trade facilitation, among other services, as well as expertise in mergers and acquisitions, and access to financial markets. GB&M supports government, corporate and institutional clients across the world. GPB's products and services include Investment Management, Private Wealth Solutions, and a range of Private Banking services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:HSBA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £151.74 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,269,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 737.58
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 708.15
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 518.17 - GBX 772
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 76.38
  • P/E Growth: 1.77
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £42.93 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.53
  • Book Value: GBX 8.27 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.91
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
  • Net Margins: 24.15%
  • Return on Equity: 8.86%
  • Return on Assets: 0.69%
  • Average Volume: 21.98 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)

What is HSBC Holdings plc's stock symbol?

HSBC Holdings plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HSBA."

How often does HSBC Holdings plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HSBC Holdings plc?

HSBC Holdings plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, October 12th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Wednesday, November 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 12th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View HSBC Holdings plc's Dividend History.

When will HSBC Holdings plc make its next earnings announcement?

HSBC Holdings plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Sunday, October, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for HSBC Holdings plc.

Where is HSBC Holdings plc's stock going? Where will HSBC Holdings plc's stock price be in 2017?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for HSBC Holdings plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 560 to GBX 920. On average, they expect HSBC Holdings plc's share price to reach GBX 711.47 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for HSBC Holdings plc.

Who are some of HSBC Holdings plc's key competitors?

Who are HSBC Holdings plc's key executives?

HSBC Holdings plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stuart T. Gulliver, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Iain J. Mackay, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Andy Maguire, Group Chief Operating Officer, Group Managing Director
  • Marc M. Moses, Group Chief Risk Officer, Executive Director
  • Samir Assaf, Group Managing Director, Chief Executive - Global Banking & Markets
  • Peter W. Boyles, Group Managing Director; Chief Executive of Global Private Banking
  • Patrick J. Burke, Group Managing Director; President and Chief Executive of HSBC USA
  • John Michael Flint, Group Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer - Retail Banking and Wealth Management
  • Pierre Goad, Group Managing Director, Group Head of Employee Insight and Communications
  • Malvin Pam Kaur, Group Managing Director, Group Head - Internal Audit

How do I buy HSBC Holdings plc stock?

Shares of HSBC Holdings plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is HSBC Holdings plc's stock price today?

One share of HSBC Holdings plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 748.60.

MarketBeat Community Rating for HSBC Holdings plc (LON HSBA)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  422 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,086 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,508
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about HSBC Holdings plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 711.47
Consensus Price Target History for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Price Target History for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Analysts' Ratings History for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/16/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 845View Rating Details
10/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeUnderperformGBX 630 -> GBX 650View Rating Details
10/5/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuyGBX 825View Rating Details
10/5/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 700View Rating Details
10/5/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 850View Rating Details
9/28/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 600View Rating Details
9/27/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 920View Rating Details
9/26/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 737View Rating Details
8/22/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 850View Rating Details
8/10/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 690View Rating Details
8/1/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 820View Rating Details
7/31/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
6/12/2017InvestecDowngradeSellGBX 640View Rating Details
2/22/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 690View Rating Details
11/28/2016Bankhaus LampeSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 600View Rating Details
11/17/2016NatixisReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 478 -> GBX 672View Rating Details
11/17/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 560View Rating Details
11/7/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 670View Rating Details
11/7/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 609View Rating Details
10/24/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 420 -> GBX 590View Rating Details
9/9/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 510View Rating Details
6/29/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetSellGBX 350View Rating Details
5/9/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 470View Rating Details
5/3/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 575View Rating Details
4/11/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 500View Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraDowngradeReduceGBX 475 -> GBX 450View Rating Details
11/2/2015S&P Equity ResearchSet Price TargetBuyGBX 600View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
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Earnings Estimates for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.69 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for HSBC Holdings plc (LON HSBA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy20GBX 730£146
9/20/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy58GBX 724£419.92
9/13/2017Stuart Thomson GulliverInsiderSell138,143GBX 732£1,011,206.76
8/29/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy21GBX 738£154.98
8/14/2017Marc MosesInsiderBuy17,083GBX 737£125,901.71
8/1/2017Jonathan SymondsInsiderBuy10,000GBX 766£76,600
7/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy20GBX 753£150.60
6/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy21GBX 687£144.27
5/30/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy23GBX 676£155.48
5/19/2017Lord EvansInsiderBuy2,239GBX 666£14,911.74
5/5/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderSell150,000GBX 661£991,500
4/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy23GBX 643£147.89
3/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy23GBX 644£148.12
3/20/2017Marc MosesInsiderSell18,270GBX 657£120,033.90
3/13/2017Marc MosesInsiderSell221,164GBX 673£1,488,433.72
2/27/2017Stuart Thomson GulliverInsiderSell122,505GBX 650£796,282.50
2/23/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderSell138,888GBX 662£919,438.56
2/22/2017Lord EvansInsiderBuy1,483GBX 674£9,995.42
1/27/2017Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy22GBX 684£150.48
12/28/2016Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy23GBX 654£150.42
12/12/2016Marc MosesInsiderBuy18,680GBX 674£125,903.20
12/6/2016Iain MackayInsiderSell87,100GBX 652£567,892
11/28/2016Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy24GBX 632£151.68
11/14/2016Marc MosesInsiderBuy20,305GBX 620£125,891
10/27/2016Douglas J FlintInsiderBuy24GBX 619£148.56
8/31/2016Evans,LordInsiderBuy1,754GBX 566£9,927.64
8/30/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy27GBX 556£150.12
7/27/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy30GBX 497£149.10
6/27/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy34GBX 441£149.94
5/31/2016Faber,JoachimInsiderBuy20,827GBX 450£93,721.50
5/27/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy34GBX 447£151.98
4/27/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy32GBX 464£148.48
4/20/2016Casey ,KathleenInsiderBuy115GBX 641£737.15
3/29/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy34GBX 437£148.58
3/15/2016Gulliver,Stuart ThomsonInsiderSell234,212GBX 452£1,058,638.24
3/14/2016Mackay ,IainInsiderSell7,647GBX 452£34,564.44
3/10/2016Mackay ,IainInsiderSell9,455GBX 452£42,736.60
1/27/2016Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy31GBX 471£146.01
12/29/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy28GBX 543£152.04
12/7/2015Evans,LordInsiderBuy1,897GBX 524£9,940.28
12/3/2015Symonds,JonathanInsiderBuy273GBX 520£1,419.60
11/27/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy28GBX 536£150.08
11/4/2015Robertson,SimonInsiderBuy9,770GBX 512£50,022.40
11/2/2015Robertson,SimonInsiderBuy9,770GBX 512£50,022.40
10/28/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy29GBX 513£148.77
9/29/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy31GBX 495£153.45
8/28/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy29GBX 512£148.48
8/17/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderSell2,016GBX 556£11,208.96
7/28/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy27GBX 564£152.28
6/30/2015Flint,Douglas JInsiderBuy25GBX 5.80GBX 145
3/25/2015Rachel LomaxInsiderBuy2,200GBX 578.30£12,722.60
3/12/2015Stuart Thomson GulliverInsiderSell42,912GBX 561.24£240,839.31
3/10/2015Marc MosesInsiderSell8,647GBX 566.55£48,989.58
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
Latest Headlines for HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)
DateHeadline logoUBS AG Analysts Give HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) a GBX 725 Price Target - October 20 at 10:50 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - October 18 at 4:34 AM logo[$$] Ex-HSBC forex trader accused of 'scam' in trial - October 17 at 8:15 PM logoHSBC Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSBA-GB : October 16, 2017 - October 16 at 4:14 PM logoHSBC Holdings Plc : HSBA-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 13th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 13, 2017 - October 14 at 12:28 AM logoHSBC Holdings: John Flint To Succeed Stuart Gulliver As Chief Executive - Nasdaq - October 13 at 12:02 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Announces $0.10 Dividend - October 11 at 11:40 AM logoDomestic banks help FTSE edge ahead - October 10 at 5:43 AM logoGoldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Analysts Give HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) a GBX 845 Price Target - October 9 at 6:55 AM logoHSBC Reportedly To Seek Bank Of England's Approval For John Flint As New CEO - October 8 at 6:04 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Given a GBX 850 Price Target at Morgan Stanley - October 8 at 1:06 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Receives "Equal weight" Rating from Barclays PLC - October 8 at 10:28 AM logoHSBC Traders Used Code Word to Trigger Front-Running, U.S. Says - October 6 at 1:20 AM logoFactbox - Impact on banks from Britain's vote to leave the EU - October 5 at 12:35 PM logoHSBC Holdings Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:HSBA) : October 5, 2017 - October 5 at 12:35 PM logoBNP Paribas Reiterates "GBX 825" Price Target for HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) - October 5 at 9:04 AM logoHSBC Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSBA-GB : October 4, 2017 - October 4 at 3:07 PM logoSingapore the Top Expat Destination for Third Year in a Row - October 4 at 3:07 PM logoBank of England says Brexit transition deal needed by Christmas - October 4 at 3:07 PM logoBank of England sees Brexit risks to EU bank lending in UK and clearing - October 3 at 9:51 AM logoIBEX 35 Drops After Independence Vote, Other European Markets Open Higher - Yahoo News - October 2 at 6:33 PM logoHSBC Bank Middle East Limited (UAE Branch) -- Moody's Downgrades HSBC Bank Middle East's Long-Term Deposit and debt ratings to A3 with stable outlook, BCA affirmed at baa2 - October 2 at 1:30 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc's (HSBA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC - October 1 at 2:34 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Earns Hold Rating from Berenberg Bank - September 30 at 4:44 PM logoWith An ROE Of 2.07%, Has HSBC Holdings plc’s (LSE:HSBA) Management Done A Good Job? - September 29 at 4:52 PM logoMorgan Stanley Reiterates Overweight Rating for HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) - September 29 at 7:14 AM logoBarclays PLC Reaffirms Hold Rating for HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) - September 28 at 4:24 PM logoDouglas J. Flint Acquires 20 Shares of HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Stock - September 28 at 1:46 PM logoBanks continue to rise in otherwise downbeat U.K. stock market - September 28 at 11:28 AM logo[$$] China Fishery Trustee Targets HSBC in Bankruptcy Probe - September 25 at 6:06 PM logoDouglas J. Flint Buys 58 Shares of HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Stock - September 25 at 10:37 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG - September 24 at 7:14 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 23 at 2:44 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc's (HSBA) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank - September 20 at 10:16 PM logoFlorence declined and London may too, banks warn ahead of May's speech - September 20 at 8:17 PM logoBanco GNB Sudameris S.A. -- Moody's downgrades Banco GNB Sudameris' supported ratings to Ba2, stable outlook - September 19 at 7:37 PM logoUS trial set to begin for ex-HSBC executive in foreign exchange scheme - Reuters - September 18 at 7:04 PM logoU.S. trial set to begin for ex-HSBC exec in foreign exchange scheme - September 18 at 7:04 PM logoTransaction banking revenues rise 4% in H1 - September 18 at 7:04 PM logoHSBC's Neumann Says Market Volatility May Go Up - September 17 at 11:45 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Insider Sells £1,011,206.76 in Stock - September 15 at 1:22 PM logoR3, UK regulator and banks team up on blockchain-based mortgage reporting - Reuters - September 12 at 11:47 PM logoU.S. blockchain startups R3 and Ripple in legal battle - Reuters - Reuters - September 9 at 1:12 AM logoLoma Negra hires banks for US-Argentina IPO as early as September: sources - Reuters - September 7 at 6:09 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Given a GBX 725 Price Target at UBS AG - September 4 at 8:10 AM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) PT Set at GBX 920 by Jefferies Group LLC - September 4 at 6:18 AM logoZacatecas, State of -- Moody's withdraws debt ratings of six enhanced loans of the State of Zacatecas due to prepayment of outstanding balance - September 1 at 7:59 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Insider Purchases £154.98 in Stock - August 30 at 1:18 PM logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 29 at 2:34 AM logoETFs with exposure to HSBC Holdings Plc : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 7:39 AM


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HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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