Hastings Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:HSTG)

GBX 296.80 +0.60 (+0.20 %)
(As of 02/20/2018 07:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 296.20
Today's RangeGBX 292.40 - GBX 296.80
52-Week RangeGBX 220.71 - GBX 336.70
Volume78,261 shs
Average Volume641,908 shs
Market Capitalization£1.95 billion
P/E Ratio2,120.00
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Hastings Group (LON:HSTG)

Hastings Group logoHastings Group Holdings plc, formerly Hastings Group Holdings Limited, is a holding company. The Company provides general insurance. Its segments include Underwriting, Retail and Corporate. The Underwriting segment includes underwriting business based in Gibraltar. The Underwriting segment includes its subsidiaries, Advantage Insurance Company Limited (AICL), which is engaged in underwriting general insurance, primarily private car insurance in the United Kingdom, and Conquest House Limited, which owns property utilized by the Company. AICL also underwrites the United Kingdom home policies under a co-insurance arrangement. The Retail segment includes provision of insurance broking services to the private car, van, bike and home markets in the United Kingdom, and broking services provided on behalf of a panel of external third-party insurers. The Corporate segment includes the results of various head office companies, whose primary activities are as holding and finance companies.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance - Automobile
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolLON:HSTG
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio2120
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.14
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins20.97%
Return on Equity20.57%
Return on Assets4.64%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares657,220,000

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hastings Group's stock symbol?

Hastings Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HSTG."

How often does Hastings Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hastings Group?

Hastings Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.10 per share on Friday, November 10th. This represents a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Hastings Group's Dividend History.

Where is Hastings Group's stock going? Where will Hastings Group's stock price be in 2018?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Hastings Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 166 to GBX 360. On average, they expect Hastings Group's share price to reach GBX 308.90 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Hastings Group.

Who are some of Hastings Group's key competitors?

Who are Hastings Group's key executives?

Hastings Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gary Andrew Hoffman, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 57)
  • Richard Hoskins, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 52)
  • Carole Jones, Group HR Director (Age 57)
  • Anthony Leppard, Company Secretary (Age 58)
  • Michael Fairey, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 69)
  • Edward Fitzmaurice, Non-Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Sumit Rajpal, Non-Executive Director (Age 41)
  • Teresa Robson-Capps, Non-Executive Director
  • Selina S. Sagayam, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Hastings Group stock?

Shares of Hastings Group 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 Hastings Group's stock price today?

One share of Hastings Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 296.80.

How big of a company is Hastings Group?

Hastings Group has a market capitalization of £1.95 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hastings Group (HSTG)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  272 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  169 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  441
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hastings Group 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

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.182.10
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 308.90GBX 306.70GBX 305.22GBX 292.13

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Hastings Group (LON:HSTG)

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2018Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 315 -> GBX 341View Rating Details
2/6/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 332View Rating Details
1/22/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 355View Rating Details
1/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutralView Rating Details
11/23/2017HSBCBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 230 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
11/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 350 -> GBX 360View Rating Details
10/27/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
9/12/2017Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 315View Rating Details
8/25/2017BNP ParibasInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 350View Rating Details
8/10/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/19/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 166View Rating Details
3/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price Targetsector performGBX 240 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Hastings Group (LON:HSTG)


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Estimates

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Hastings Group (LON:HSTG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2017GBX 4.101.28%10/5/201710/5/201711/10/2017
3/2/2017GBX 6.602.85%5/4/20175/4/20175/31/2017
8/11/2016GBX 3.301.56%10/6/201610/6/201611/4/2016
3/15/2016GBX 2.201.31%4/21/20164/21/20165/31/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Hastings Group (LON HSTG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Hastings Group (LON:HSTG)

Hastings Group (LON HSTG) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/25/2018Gary HoffmanInsiderSell403,671GBX 303£1,223,123.13
6/12/2017Richard HoskinsInsiderBuy811,165GBX 319£2,587,616.35
5/31/2017Richard Mark BrewsterInsiderSell50,000GBX 317£158,500
2/21/2017Richard Mark BrewsterInsiderSell9,000,001GBX 248£22,320,002.48
11/16/2015Brewster,Richard MarkInsiderSell41,041GBX 170£69,769.70
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Hastings Group (LON HSTG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Hastings Group (HSTG) Given New GBX 341 Price Target at Berenberg BankHastings Group (HSTG) Given New GBX 341 Price Target at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 18 at 4:52 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 10 at 1:38 PM
If You Bought Hastings Group Holdings plc (LON:HSTG) Today, There May Be An UpsideIf You Bought Hastings Group Holdings plc (LON:HSTG) Today, There May Be An Upside
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:20 PM
Insider Selling: Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Insider Sells 403,671 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Insider Sells 403,671 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 26 at 6:32 AM
Average UK motor insurance premiums paid in 2017 highest since 2012 - ABIAverage UK motor insurance premiums paid in 2017 highest since 2012 - ABI
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 8:40 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 1:42 PM
British insurer Hastings says CEO Hoffman to become chairmanBritish insurer Hastings says CEO Hoffman to become chairman
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:43 AM
Hastings Group (HSTG) Stock Rating Lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co.Hastings Group (HSTG) Stock Rating Lowered by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 1:28 PM
Barclays Reiterates Equal Weight Rating for Hastings Group (HSTG)Barclays Reiterates Equal Weight Rating for Hastings Group (HSTG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 11:42 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 2:50 PM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : December 13, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : December 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 11:14 AM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : November 28, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : November 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 9:26 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 12:34 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Price Target Increased to GBX 260 by Analysts at HSBC Holdings PLCHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Price Target Increased to GBX 260 by Analysts at HSBC Holdings PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 4:36 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLCs (HSTG) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & CoHastings Group Hldg PLC's (HSTG) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 12:56 AM
How Did Hastings Group Holdings plc’s (LSE:HSTG) 16.93% ROE Fare Against The Industry?How Did Hastings Group Holdings plc’s (LSE:HSTG) 16.93% ROE Fare Against The Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:06 PM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSTG-GB : November 14, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSTG-GB : November 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:40 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 3:28 PM
UK insurer Hastings reports rise in 9-month gross written premiumsUK insurer Hastings reports rise in 9-month gross written premiums
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 6:23 AM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:HSTG) : October 16, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:HSTG) : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 7:20 PM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : October 13, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSTG-GB : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 5:12 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 12:46 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Earns Add Rating from Peel HuntHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Earns Add Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 8:22 PM
[$$] AA faces tough choices as it maps out road ahead[$$] AA faces tough choices as it maps out road ahead
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 1:10 AM
[$$] AA investors should not take a sell-off lying down[$$] AA investors should not take a sell-off lying down
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:54 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLCs (HSTG) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse GroupHastings Group Hldg PLC's (HSTG) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 9:28 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Add Rating from Peel HuntHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Add Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 1:34 PM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSTG-GB : August 30, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : HSTG-GB : August 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 5:55 AM
BNP Paribas Begins Coverage on Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG)BNP Paribas Begins Coverage on Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 7:36 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLCs (HSTG) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore CapitalHastings Group Hldg PLC's (HSTG) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 9:36 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 3:16 PM
Credit Suisse Group Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG)Credit Suisse Group Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 4:02 PM
Hastings Group Holdings Plc :HSTG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 12, 2017Hastings Group Holdings Plc :HSTG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 1:04 AM
Edited Transcript of HSTG.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of HSTG.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:48 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (LON:HSTG) Declares Dividend of GBX 4.10Hastings Group Hldg PLC (LON:HSTG) Declares Dividend of GBX 4.10
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 3:54 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (LON:HSTG) Price Target Raised to GBX 315Hastings Group Hldg PLC (LON:HSTG) Price Target Raised to GBX 315
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 PM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntHastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 6:10 AM
Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Given New GBX 315 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Hastings Group Hldg PLC (HSTG) Given New GBX 315 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:42 AM
Direct Line Insurance Group plc could yield 7.5% in 2017Direct Line Insurance Group plc could yield 7.5% in 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 11:09 AM
Two FTSE 250 growth stocks you may want to buy in MarchTwo FTSE 250 growth stocks you may want to buy in March
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:13 AM
[$$] Hastings bumps up prices on injury payout shake-up[$$] Hastings bumps up prices on injury payout shake-up
www.ft.com - March 2 at 6:06 PM
Full Year 2016 Hastings Group Holdings PLC Earnings Release - Time Not SuppliedFull Year 2016 Hastings Group Holdings PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 6:06 PM
Insurer Hastings 2016 operating profit rises 5 pctInsurer Hastings 2016 operating profit rises 5 pct
www.nasdaq.com - March 2 at 3:27 AM
3 cracking FTSE 250 bargains I’d buy now3 cracking FTSE 250 bargains I’d buy now
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 7:16 AM
S.Africas Rand Merchant buys 30 pct stake in UK insurer HastingsS.Africa's Rand Merchant buys 30 pct stake in UK insurer Hastings
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 6:27 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 4:55 PM
[$$] Hastings: online driving[$$] Hastings: online driving
www.ft.com - August 11 at 5:46 PM
Trains Misery As Southern Rail Strike BeginsTrains Misery As Southern Rail Strike Begins
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 10:13 AM
Will today’s results thrust BBA Aviation plc, Hastings Group Hldg plc and Capital & Counties Properties plc 20% higher?Will today’s results thrust BBA Aviation plc, Hastings Group Hldg plc and Capital & Counties Properties plc 20% higher?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 6:38 AM
Hastings Group posts strong first-quarter performanceHastings Group posts strong first-quarter performance
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 4:10 AM

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