LON:HSTG - Hastings Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 201.60 +2.00 (+1.00 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 201.60Today's RangeGBX 200.20 - GBX 203.8052-Week RangeGBX 244 - GBX 336.70Volume517,410 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/ADebt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-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/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous 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. Shareholders 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 of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th. The official announcement can be viewed 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 results on Thursday, March, 1st. The company reported $22.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $21.60 by $0.40. The business earned $856.10 million during the quarter. View Hastings Group's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for HSTG? 13 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Hastings Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 209.90 to GBX 325. On average, they anticipate Hastings Group's share price to reach GBX 246.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hastings Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hastings Group? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hastings Group in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 4 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? News stories about HSTG stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hastings Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. 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 201.60. 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: 313 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 250 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 563MarketBeat'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 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a capital gain?