Homeserve plc Company Profile (LON:HSV)

About Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)

Homeserve plc logoHomeServe plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in providing home emergency, repair and heating installation services. The Company's segments include UK, USA, France, Spain and New Markets. The Company designs a range of water, heating and electrical related home assistance products. The Company also offers connected home solutions. It has long-term contractual relationships with utility businesses providing access to approximately 92 million households under affinity partner brands. New Markets segment includes the Company's investment in digital innovation and expansion into various markets. The Company's product range from plumbing and drainage cover to electrics, gas and oil central heating, external water supply pipe, internal gas supply pipe, appliance repairs, pest infestations, locksmith service and glazing repairs. The Company has operations in the United Kingdom, the United States and continental Europe.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Personal Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:HSV
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £2.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 310,689,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 742.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 693.67
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 504.50 - GBX 815
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.53
  • P/E Growth: 2.38
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £785 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.18
  • Book Value: GBX 1.19 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.76
  • EBIDTA: £142.1 million
  • Net Margins: 12.26%
  • Return on Equity: 33.08%
  • Return on Assets: 10.26%
  • Average Volume: 211,178 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)

What is Homeserve plc's stock symbol?

Homeserve plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HSV."

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

Homeserve plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 11.20 per share on Thursday, August 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. This is a positive change from Homeserve plc's previous dividend of $4.10. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Homeserve plc's Dividend History.

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

7 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Homeserve plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 500 to GBX 840. On average, they anticipate Homeserve plc's stock price to reach GBX 744.71 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Homeserve plc.

Who are some of Homeserve plc's key competitors?

Who are Homeserve plc's key executives?

Homeserve plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard David Harpin, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • David Bower, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Martin John Bennett, Chief Executive Officer of the UK Business, Executive Director
  • Tom Rusin, Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer of HomeServe USA
  • Guillaume Huser, Chief Executive Officer, HomeServe France
  • H. Stephen Philips, Chief Executive Officer of Reparalia
  • Johnathan Richard Ford, Group Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Anna Maughan, Company Secretary
  • John Michael Barry Gibson, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Katrina Cliffe, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Homeserve plc stock?

Shares of Homeserve 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 Homeserve plc's stock price today?

One share of Homeserve plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 804.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Homeserve plc (LON HSV)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  253 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  468
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Homeserve 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 Homeserve plc (LON:HSV) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 744.71

Analysts' Ratings History for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 840View Rating Details
9/6/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 650 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
7/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 750View Rating Details
6/2/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 695 -> GBX 828View Rating Details
5/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 460 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
5/24/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 710 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
5/24/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralGBX 795View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
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Earnings Estimates for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $31.09 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Homeserve plc (LON HSV)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017GBX 11.201.44%7/6/20177/6/20178/3/2017
11/22/2016GBX 4.100.69%12/8/201612/8/20161/6/2017
5/24/2016GBX 8.901.92%7/7/20167/7/20168/1/2016
11/17/2015GBX 3.800.92%12/10/201512/10/20151/8/2016
6/15/2015GBX 307/20/20157/20/20157/24/2015
5/19/2015GBX 7.871.88%7/2/20157/2/20158/3/2015
11/18/2014GBX 3.631.09%12/4/201412/4/20141/2/2015
5/20/2014GBX 7.672.26%7/2/20147/2/20148/1/2014
11/19/2013GBX 3.631.5%12/4/201312/4/20131/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/20/2017David BowerInsiderBuy18GBX 805£144.90
8/21/2017David BowerInsiderBuy21GBX 720£151.20
7/20/2017David BowerInsiderBuy21GBX 726£152.46
6/28/2017Johnathan FordInsiderSell260,190GBX 747£1,943,619.30
6/20/2017Richard HarpinInsiderBuy19GBX 784£148.96
5/22/2017David BowerInsiderBuy21GBX 699£146.79
4/20/2017David BowerInsiderBuy23GBX 655£150.65
3/20/2017Johnathan FordInsiderBuy27GBX 564£152.28
3/14/2017Mark C MorrisInsiderBuy7,100GBX 525£37,275
3/13/2017Mark C MorrisInsiderBuy7,094GBX 526£37,314.44
2/21/2017Martin BennettInsiderSell252,000GBX 586£1,476,720
2/20/2017Richard HarpinInsiderBuy25GBX 591£147.75
1/20/2017Martin BennettInsiderBuy25GBX 600£150
12/20/2016Johnathan FordInsiderBuy24GBX 622£149.28
11/24/2016Chris HavemannInsiderBuy8,178GBX 583£47,677.74
11/23/2016Mark C MorrisInsiderBuy11,647GBX 599£69,765.53
11/21/2016Martin BennettInsiderBuy26GBX 597£155.22
10/20/2016Richard HarpinInsiderBuy23GBX 628£144.44
9/29/2016Johnathan FordInsiderSell60,000GBX 570£342,000
9/20/2016Bennett,MartinInsiderBuy26GBX 575£149.50
7/6/2016Ford,JohnathanInsiderSell107,428GBX 492£528,545.76
7/4/2016Morris,Mark CInsiderSell14,218GBX 513£72,938.34
6/30/2016Harpin,RichardInsiderBuy41,213GBX 526£216,780.38
5/26/2016Morris,Mark CInsiderBuy25,862GBX 488£126,206.56
5/25/2016David ,StellaInsiderBuy42,817GBX 467£199,955.39
8/25/2015Gibson,J M BarryInsiderBuy10,000GBX 406£40,600
7/6/2015Bennett,MartinInsiderSell138,267GBX 423£584,869.41
6/29/2015Gibson,J M BarryInsiderBuy10,000GBX 4.36£436
6/25/2015Bennett,MartinInsiderBuy36,259GBX 4.35£1,577.27
5/21/2015Stella DavidInsiderBuy10,450GBX 430.60£44,997.70
5/20/2015Ben MingayInsiderBuy20,000GBX 419.60£83,920
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
Latest Headlines for Homeserve plc (LON:HSV)
DateHeadline logoHomeServe to Celebrate 4th Annual National Tune-Up Day on September 25th - September 22 at 12:45 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Insider David Bower Acquires 18 Shares - September 21 at 10:26 AM logoHomeServe USA Honored as Gold Winner in the 9th Annual 2017 Golden Bridge Awards® - September 20 at 8:16 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 17 at 10:36 AM logoHomeServe USA Completes Acquisition of HVAC and Plumbing Operations from South Jersey Energy Service Plus - September 7 at 7:52 PM logoNorth Huntingdon Township Municipal Authority Selects HomeServe USA to Offer Optional Exterior Sewer Line Service Plans to Customers - September 6 at 7:33 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Insider Buys £151.20 in Stock - August 22 at 10:36 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 29 at 10:39 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Receives "Add" Rating from Peel Hunt - July 22 at 11:22 PM logoInsider Buying: Homeserve plc (HSV) Insider Buys 21 Shares of Stock - July 21 at 1:19 PM logoHomeserve plc (LON:HSV) Rating Reiterated by J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 4 at 10:58 PM logoHomeserve plc (LON:HSV) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - July 4 at 8:51 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Insider Sells £1,943,619.30 in Stock - June 29 at 1:28 PM logoEvansville Water & Sewer Utility Selects HomeServe USA to Offer Optional Water and Sewer Line Service Plans to Customers - June 27 at 5:56 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Price Target Increased to GBX 840 by Analysts at Liberum Capital - June 26 at 12:52 PM logoHomeServe USA Wins 4 American Business Awards - June 22 at 6:28 PM logoRichard Harpin Buys 19 Shares of Homeserve plc (HSV) Stock - June 21 at 1:25 PM logoHomeServe Plc :HSV-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 9:46 PM logoHomeServe USA to Present Session Exploring How Water Companies Navigate Today’s Challenges at 2017 AWWA Annual Conference & Exposition - June 12 at 3:40 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - June 9 at 9:04 AM logoAppliance Protection Plans from HomeServe USA Now Available for Homeowners - June 6 at 9:57 AM logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Homeserve plc (HSV) - May 28 at 12:08 PM logoPeel Hunt Boosts Homeserve plc (HSV) Price Target to GBX 750 - May 28 at 7:14 AM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Lowers Homeserve plc (HSV) to Sector Performer - May 24 at 7:36 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Rating Lowered to Neutral at Citigroup Inc - May 24 at 7:36 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) PT Raised to GBX 650 at JPMorgan Chase & Co. - May 24 at 7:36 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Price Target Increased to GBX 500 by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC - May 24 at 7:36 PM logoEdited Transcript of HSV.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-May-17 8:00am GMT - May 23 at 5:22 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Plans Dividend of GBX 11.20 - May 23 at 2:44 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Insider David Bower Purchases 21 Shares - May 23 at 1:48 PM logoHomeserve FY Pretax Profit Rises; Revneue Up 24% - Quick Facts - May 23 at 11:26 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 15 at 10:28 AM logoHomeServe USA Announces Further Expansion in Chattanooga - May 9 at 12:34 PM logoInsider Buying: Homeserve plc (HSV) Insider Acquires 23 Shares of Stock - April 24 at 7:09 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 18 at 10:04 AM logoHomeServe USA Now Protects 3 Million Customers - April 11 at 12:01 PM logoUtility Service Partners Welcomes 13 New Partnerships Across the US - April 10 at 5:28 PM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital - April 8 at 11:18 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co. - April 7 at 8:18 PM logoHomeServe Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals - April 7 at 5:38 PM logoHomeserve Sees FY17 Results At Upper End Of Market View - Quick Facts - April 7 at 10:18 AM logoNearly 1 in 5 Americans Have $0 Set Aside to Cover an Unexpected Emergency Expense – HomeServe 4th Biannual State of the Home Survey - April 7 at 10:18 AM logoHomeServe Plc : HSV-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 09th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 10:18 AM logo[$$] HomeServe shares jump after profit upgrade - April 7 at 10:18 AM logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates Neutral Rating for Homeserve plc (HSV) - April 2 at 12:28 PM logoAmerican Public Gas Association Partners with HomeServe USA - March 29 at 10:44 AM logoWestern Virginia Water Authority Partners with HomeServe USA to Offer Customers Optional Water & Sewer Line Coverage Plans - March 28 at 11:22 AM logoHomeserve plc (HSV) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - March 24 at 2:56 PM logoInsider Buying: Homeserve plc (HSV) Insider Acquires 27 Shares of Stock - March 22 at 9:34 AM logoShould you follow Neil Woodford into these 3 stocks? - March 20 at 7:02 PM


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Homeserve plc (HSV) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff