LON:HSTG - Hastings Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 180 +2.00 (+1.12 %) (As of 12/19/2018 06:05 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 178Today's RangeGBX 175.30 - GBX 180.1052-Week RangeGBX 244 - GBX 336.70Volume55,796 shsAverage Volume1.19 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Hastings Group Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides general insurance products in the United Kingdom. The company operates in two segments, Underwriting and Retail. It is involved in the underwriting and brokerage of car, van, bike, and home insurance under various brands, including Hastings Direct, Hastings PREMIER, Hastings ESSENTIAL, Hastings Direct SmartMiles, InsurePink, and People's Choice. The company leases properties. Hastings Group Holdings plc was founded in 1996 and is based in Bexhill-On-Sea, the United Kingdom. Receive HSTG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HSTG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Insurance - Property & Casualty Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinancial Services Current SymbolLON:HSTG Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.hastingsplc.com PhoneN/A Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous Employees3,400 Outstanding SharesN/AMarket Cap£0.00 OptionableNot Optionable 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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.50 per share on Friday, November 9th. This represents a yield of 1.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 4th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Hastings Group's Dividend History. How were Hastings Group's earnings last quarter? Hastings Group Hldg PLC (LON:HSTG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 1st. The company reported $22.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $21.60 by $0.40. The company earned $856.10 million during the quarter. View Hastings Group's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for HSTG? 12 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Hastings Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 209.90 to GBX 325. On average, they expect Hastings Group's stock price to reach GBX 246.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hastings Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hastings Group? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hastings Group in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hastings Group. Has Hastings Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about HSTG stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hastings Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Hastings Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Hastings Group include Admiral Group (ADM), ADMIRAL GRP/ADR (AMIGY), Beazley (BEZ), Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd Subordinate Voting Shares (FFH), Intact Financial (IFC), Kingsway Financial Services (KFS), QBE Insurance Group (QBE), RSA Insurance Group (RSNAY), RSA Insurance Group (RSAIF), RSA Insurance Group (RSA), Sampo Oyj (SAXPF), Sirius International Insurance Group (SG) and Suncorp Group (SUN). Who are Hastings Group's key executives? Hastings Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard Daniel Hoskins, CFO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Tobias van der Meer, CEO & Director (Age 40)Ms. Louise Underwood, Director of Investor RelationsMs. Carole Jones, Group HR Director (Age 58)Mr. Anthony S. Leppard, Company Sec. How do I buy shares of Hastings Group? Shares of HSTG 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 HSTG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 180. What is Hastings Group's official website? The official website for Hastings Group is https://www.hastingsplc.com/. MarketBeat Community Rating for Hastings Group (LON HSTG)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 310 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 245 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 555MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hastings Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HSTG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HSTG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the conference call important?