LON:HSX - Hiscox Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 1,655 -4.00 (-0.24 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,659
Today's RangeGBX 1,651 - GBX 1,675
52-Week RangeGBX 1,069.50 - GBX 1,526
Volume434,813 shs
Average Volume721,158 shs
Market Capitalization£4.38 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Hiscox logoHiscox Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance and reinsurance services. The company operates through four segments: Hiscox Retail, Hiscox London Market, Hiscox Re & ILS, and Corporate Centre. It provides commercial insurance for small-and medium-sized businesses, including household, fine art and collectibles, and luxury motor via brokers, through a growing network of partnerships, and directly to consumers. The company also offers property insurance; marine and energy insurance; casualty insurance; specialty and international employees and officers' insurance; kidnap and ransom insurance; auto physical damage insurance; and other specialty insurance, such as aviation, contingency, terrorism, personal accident, and product recall. In addition, it provides healthcare and casualty reinsurance services, as well as investment services. The company operates in Bermuda, the United Kingdom, Ireland, the United States, Guernsey, France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Singapore, and Thailand. Hiscox Ltd is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Property & Casualty Insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
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 RatioN/A
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

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-7.23%
Return on Equity-7.91%
Return on Assets-2.01%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares286,510,000
Market Cap£4.38 billion

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 announced a dividend on Monday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.13 per share on Tuesday, September 11th. This represents a yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Hiscox's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for HSX?

10 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Hiscox's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,120 to GBX 1,630. On average, they expect Hiscox's stock price to reach GBX 1,421.22 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Hiscox.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hiscox?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hiscox in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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:
  • Mr. Bronislaw Edmund Masojada, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Hamayou Akbar Hussain, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Richard Colin Watson, Chief Underwriting Officer & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. David Astor, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Ian Penny, Chief Information Officer

Has Hiscox been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HSX stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hiscox earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.87 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Hiscox.

How do I buy shares of Hiscox?

Shares of HSX 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 HSX stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,655.

How big of a company is Hiscox?

Hiscox has a market capitalization of £4.38 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 (LON HSX)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  546 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  845
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hiscox and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HSX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HSX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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