LON:HSTG - Hastings Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 219 +1.00 (+0.46 %)
(As of 02/20/2019 12:24 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 218
Today's RangeGBX 210 - GBX 220.40
52-Week RangeGBX 244 - GBX 336.70
Volume1.60 million shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance - Property & Casualty
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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Miscellaneous

Employees3,400
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 declared 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, March, 1st. The company reported $22.00 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates 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?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Hastings Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 205 to GBX 325. On average, they anticipate Hastings Group's share price to reach GBX 241.19 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.1% 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?

Media headlines about HSTG stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hastings Group earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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:
  • Mr. Tobias van der Meer, CEO & Director (Age 41)
  • Mr. John Worth, Group Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • John Armstrong, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Carole Jones, Group HR Director (Age 59)
  • 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 219.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  316 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  256 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  572
MarketBeat'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 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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