Hiscox Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:HSX)

GBX 1,397.71 4.71 (0.34 %)
(As of 01/16/2018 02:05 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,393
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week RangeGBX 988.50 - GBX 1,478
VolumeN/A
Average Volume453,216 shs
Market Capitalization£4.01 billion
P/E Ratio1,704.52
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Hiscox (LON:HSX)

Hiscox logoHiscox Limited is a Bermuda-based insurer company. The Company is a holding company for subsidiaries involved in the business of insurance and reinsurance in Bermuda, the United States, the United Kingdom, Guernsey, Europe and Asia. It operates through four segments: Hiscox Retail, Hiscox London Market, Hiscox Re and Corporate Centre. Its Hiscox Retail consists of Hiscox United Kingdom and Ireland, Hiscox Europe and Hiscox International. The Hiscox United Kingdom and Europe division provides commercial insurance for small- and medium-sized businesses. Its Hiscox London Market consists of the internationally traded insurance business, including lines in property, marine and energy, casualty and other specialty insurance lines. Its Hiscox Re is the reinsurance division of the Company, combining the underwriting platforms in Bermuda, London and Paris. The Corporate Centre consists of the investment return, finance costs and administrative costs associated with its management activities.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Property & Casualty Insurance - NEC
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorProperty & Casualty Insurance - NEC
SymbolLON:HSX
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-441-2788300

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio1704.5243902439
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 0.82
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins9.72%
Return on Equity10.63%
Return on Assets2.87%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares286,510,000

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hiscox's stock symbol?

Hiscox trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "HSX."

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

Hiscox declared a dividend on Monday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.50 per share on Wednesday, September 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Hiscox's Dividend History.

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

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Hiscox's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 910 to GBX 1,580. On average, they expect Hiscox's stock price to reach GBX 1,256 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Hiscox.

Who are some of Hiscox's key competitors?

Who are Hiscox's key executives?

Hiscox's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Bronislaw Edmund Masojada, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 55)
  • Hamayou Akbar Hussain, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 44)
  • Ben Walter, Chief Executive Officer of Hiscox USA
  • Steve Langan, Chief Executive Officer of Hiscox Insurance Company, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Richard Colin Watson, Chief Underwriting Officer, Executive Director (Age 53)
  • Amanda Brown, Group Human Resources Director (Age 48)
  • Paul Lawrence, Chief Underwriting Officer of Hiscox London Market
  • Jeremy Pinchin, Group Company Secretary, Chief Executive Officer, Hiscox Re and ILS Chief Executive Officer, Hiscox Bermuda Group Claims Director
  • Robert Simon Childs, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 65)
  • Lynn Carter, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 60)

How do I buy Hiscox stock?

Shares of Hiscox 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 Hiscox's stock price today?

One share of Hiscox stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,397.71.

How big of a company is Hiscox?

Hiscox has a market capitalization of £4.01 billion.

How can I contact Hiscox?

Hiscox's mailing address is 4th Floor, Wessex House, 45 Reid Street, HAMILTON, HM 12, Bermuda. The company can be reached via phone at +1-441-2788300.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hiscox (HSX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  248 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  500 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  748
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hiscox 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

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.082.082.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
4 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)
3 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,256GBX 1,256GBX 1,198.45GBX 1,169.20

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Hiscox (LON:HSX)

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
1/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 910View Rating Details
12/13/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,580View Rating Details
12/11/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 1,190 -> GBX 1,211View Rating Details
11/7/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/12/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,350View Rating Details
8/2/2017Stockdale SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/25/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual WeightGBX 1,380View Rating Details
7/18/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 1,180 -> GBX 1,305View Rating Details
5/11/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,345View Rating Details
5/11/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetSellGBX 980 -> GBX 1,100View Rating Details
4/4/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,200View Rating Details
12/7/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated Ratingsector performGBX 1,150View Rating Details
3/28/2016Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/16/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Hiscox (LON:HSX)


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Estimates

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/31/2017GBX 9.500.7%8/10/20178/10/20179/13/2017
2/27/2017GBX 191.77%5/11/20175/11/20176/20/2017
7/25/2016GBX 8.500.8%8/4/20168/4/20169/9/2016
2/29/2016GBX 323.29%3/10/20163/10/20164/7/2016
7/27/2015GBX 80.9%8/6/20158/6/20159/16/2015
7/28/2014GBX 7.501.1%8/6/20148/6/20149/17/2014
2/25/2014GBX 507.63%3/19/20143/19/20144/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Hiscox (LON HSX) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Hiscox (LON:HSX)

Hiscox (LON HSX) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/14/2017Colin D KeoghInsiderBuy944GBX 1,390£13,121.60
11/21/2017Roberts S ChildsInsiderSell30,000GBX 1,416£424,800
11/10/2017Richard WatsonInsiderSell50,000GBX 1,450£725,000
9/29/2017Colin D KeoghInsiderBuy1,057GBX 1,280£13,529.60
6/14/2017Colin D KeoghInsiderBuy2,216GBX 1,248£27,655.68
6/2/2017Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell50,000GBX 1,236£618,000
4/13/2017Roberts S ChildsInsiderSell100,000GBX 1,126£1,126,000
3/31/2017Hamayou Akbar HussainInsiderBuy19,700GBX 1,089£214,533
3/30/2017Colin D KeoghInsiderBuy1,289GBX 1,102£14,204.78
3/17/2017Jeremy PinchinInsiderSell97,183GBX 1,078£1,047,632.74
2/27/2017Roberts S ChildsInsiderSell1,224GBX 1,072£13,121.28
12/14/2016Anne MacDonaldInsiderBuy2,309GBX 1,004£23,182.36
12/13/2016Richard WatsonInsiderSell28,231GBX 1,010£285,133.10
12/12/2016Richard WatsonInsiderSell21,769GBX 1,010£219,866.90
9/30/2016Anne MacDonaldInsiderBuy2,823GBX 1,041£29,387.43
9/12/2016Keogh,Colin DInsiderBuy41GBX 1,036£424.76
8/2/2016Watson,RichardInsiderSell96,234GBX 1,084£1,043,176.56
6/30/2016Jansen,ErnstInsiderBuy2,288GBX 997£22,811.36
3/31/2016Keogh,Colin DInsiderBuy1,257GBX 972£12,218.04
3/1/2016Watson,RichardInsiderSell40,000GBX 974£389,600
12/30/2015Jansen,ErnstInsiderBuy1,962GBX 1,055£20,699.10
12/18/2015Masojada,Bronek EInsiderSell60,000GBX 1,046£627,600
12/2/2015Keogh,Colin DInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,048£52,400
9/30/2015Watson,RichardInsiderSell60,000GBX 935£561,000
8/14/2015Childs,Roberts R SInsiderSell206,882GBX 928£1,919,864.96
6/30/2015Jansen,ErnstInsiderBuy2,281GBX 8.35£190.46
4/22/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell76,050GBX 831.26£632,173.23
4/21/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell113,134GBX 837.57£947,576.44
4/20/2015Bronek E MasojadaInsiderSell100,451GBX 837.71£841,488.07
4/14/2015Stuart J BridgesInsiderSell532,145GBX 856.55£4,558,088
4/13/2015Stuart J BridgesInsiderSell65,065GBX 878.72£571,739.17
3/31/2015Ernst JansenInsiderBuy2,323GBX 850.88£19,765.94
3/19/2015Richard WatsonInsiderSell134,229GBX 810.69£1,088,181.08
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Hiscox (LON HSX) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
MOVES-Hiscox names new chief underwriting officer in the U.S.MOVES-Hiscox names new chief underwriting officer in the U.S.
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:58 PM
MOVES-EY, American Century Investments, Hiscox, BPMOVES-EY, American Century Investments, Hiscox, BP
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:58 PM
Eric Micheals Named Chief Underwriting Officer for Hiscox in the USEric Micheals Named Chief Underwriting Officer for Hiscox in the US
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 10:53 AM
Hiscoxs (HSX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Hiscox's (HSX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 11:12 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 7:44 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Given New GBX 1,211 Price Target at BarclaysHiscox (HSX) Given New GBX 1,211 Price Target at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 11:42 AM
Hiscox Ltd. – Value Analysis (LONDON:HSX) : December 19, 2017Hiscox Ltd. – Value Analysis (LONDON:HSX) : December 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 3:55 PM
Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : December 18, 2017Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : December 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 11:34 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Now Covered by Berenberg BankHiscox (HSX) Now Covered by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 12:50 PM
Colin D. Keogh Buys 944 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) StockColin D. Keogh Buys 944 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:32 PM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 9:36 PM
Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : December 5, 2017Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : December 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 5 at 12:46 PM
What Is Hiscox Ltd’s (LSE:HSX) Share Price Doing?What Is Hiscox Ltd’s (LSE:HSX) Share Price Doing?
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 11:21 AM
Roberts S. Childs Sells 30,000 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) StockRoberts S. Childs Sells 30,000 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 1:36 PM
Hiscoxs (HSX) Overweight Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & CoHiscox's (HSX) Overweight Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 12:56 AM
Hiscox study identifies states with highest risk of employee lawsuitsHiscox study identifies states with highest risk of employee lawsuits
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:06 PM
Insider Selling: Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Insider Sells 50,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Insider Sells 50,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 10:30 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 13 at 9:34 PM
Hiscox gross written premiums riseHiscox gross written premiums rise
www.marketwatch.com - November 8 at 3:31 PM
Underwriter Hiscox revises down hurricane claim estimates - ReutersUnderwriter Hiscox revises down hurricane claim estimates - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 8 at 9:55 AM
[$$] Should individuals buy insurance against cyber attacks?[$$] Should individuals buy insurance against cyber attacks?
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 9:55 AM
Hiscox 9-month Gross Written Premiums Rise 12.4% - Quick Facts - NasdaqHiscox 9-month Gross Written Premiums Rise 12.4% - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 7 at 2:42 AM
Underwriter Hiscox revises down hurricane claim estimatesUnderwriter Hiscox revises down hurricane claim estimates
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 2:42 AM
Hiscox Launches Coverage Suite for Financial Services FirmsHiscox Launches Coverage Suite for Financial Services Firms
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 7:36 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesHiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 9:38 PM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc.Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 4:00 PM
Will Hiscox Ltd (LSE:HSX) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?Will Hiscox Ltd (LSE:HSX) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 11:57 AM
Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : October 3, 2017Hiscox Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : HSX-GB : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 9:58 AM
Hiscox Estimates Combined Net Claims Of $225 Mln On Hurricanes Harvey And IrmaHiscox Estimates Combined Net Claims Of $225 Mln On Hurricanes Harvey And Irma
www.rttnews.com - October 2 at 1:26 PM
Hiscox faces $225 mln payout for Harvey, IrmaHiscox faces $225 mln payout for Harvey, Irma
www.marketwatch.com - October 2 at 1:26 PM
Hiscox expects $225 mln net claims from hurricanes Harvey, IrmaHiscox expects $225 mln net claims from hurricanes Harvey, Irma
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 1:26 PM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Hiscox Ltd (HSX)J P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Hiscox Ltd (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 11:22 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Price Target Lowered to GBX 910 at Peel HuntHiscox Ltd (HSX) Price Target Lowered to GBX 910 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 9:46 PM
Insider Buying: Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Insider Buys 1,057 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Insider Buys 1,057 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 1:32 PM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Earns "Buy" Rating from Shore CapitalHiscox Ltd (HSX) Earns "Buy" Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 25 at 1:00 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 6:42 PM
Barclays PLC Reiterates "Underweight" Rating for Hiscox Ltd (HSX)Barclays PLC Reiterates "Underweight" Rating for Hiscox Ltd (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 6:32 PM
Hiscox sees $150 million net claims from Hurricane Harvey - ReutersHiscox sees $150 million net claims from Hurricane Harvey - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 20 at 5:50 AM
Hiscox estimates $150 million net claims from Harvey - ReutersHiscox estimates $150 million net claims from Harvey - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 20 at 5:50 AM
[$$] Hiscox hires former GCHQ director to advise on cyber risk[$$] Hiscox hires former GCHQ director to advise on cyber risk
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 12:41 AM
Hiscox puts Hurricane Harvey claims at $150 mlnHiscox puts Hurricane Harvey claims at $150 mln
www.marketwatch.com - September 18 at 7:07 PM
Hiscox estimates $150 million net claims from HarveyHiscox estimates $150 million net claims from Harvey
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 7:07 PM
Hiscox sees $150 million net claims from Hurricane HarveyHiscox sees $150 million net claims from Hurricane Harvey
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 4:48 AM
Hiscoxs (HSX) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntHiscox's (HSX) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 8:22 PM
Hiscox sees higher U.S. property insurance rates after Harvey, IrmaHiscox sees higher U.S. property insurance rates after Harvey, Irma
www.reuters.com - September 14 at 6:10 AM
Hiscoxs (HSX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & CoHiscox's (HSX) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 2:34 PM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel HuntHiscox Ltd (HSX) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 11:30 AM
U.K. stocks swept lower as home builders, insurers come under pressureU.K. stocks swept lower as home builders, insurers come under pressure
www.marketwatch.com - September 6 at 6:09 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 6:42 PM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives "Reduce" Rating from Peel HuntHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 10:30 PM

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