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LON:HSXHiscox Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 749.60
+16.00 (+2.18 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 04:17 AM ET)
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Today's Range
736.40
Now: GBX 749.60
755
50-Day Range
667.40
MA: GBX 784.87
1,028.50
52-Week Range
635.40
Now: GBX 749.60
1,795
Volume129,152 shs
Average Volume721,158 shs
Market Capitalization£2.60 billion
P/E Ratio44.41
Dividend Yield3.73%
BetaN/A
Hiscox 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.39 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Property & Casualty Insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-441-2788300

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.91 billion
Cash FlowGBX 1,027.69 per share
Book ValueGBX 758.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,300
Market Cap£2.60 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Hiscox (LON:HSX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Hiscox's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Hiscox's stock was trading at GBX 1,127 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HSX stock has decreased by 33.5% and is now trading at GBX 749.60. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Hiscox?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hiscox in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Hiscox.

When is Hiscox's next earnings date?

Hiscox is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Hiscox.

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

Hiscox announced a dividend on Monday, March 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.30 per share on Wednesday, June 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. This is an increase from Hiscox's previous dividend of GBX 0.14. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Hiscox's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for HSX?

13 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Hiscox's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 725 to GBX 1,600. On average, they anticipate Hiscox's stock price to reach GBX 1,144.62 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Hiscox.

Has Hiscox been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HSX stock have trended extremely negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hiscox earned a daily sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutHiscox.

Who are some of Hiscox's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hiscox own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hiscox investors own include Anglo American (AAL), Hastings Group (HSTG), Renishaw (RSW), Spirent Communications (SPT), Rotork (ROR), Anglo American (NGLOY), Polar Capital (POLR), Hiscox (HCXLF), Diamondcorp (DCP) and Discoverie Group (DSCV).

Who are Hiscox's key executives?

Hiscox's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bronislaw Edmund Masojada, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Hamayou Akbar Hussain, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Richard Colin Watson, Chief Underwriting Officer & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ian Penny, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Kylie O'Connor, Head of Group Communications

What is Hiscox's stock symbol?

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

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 749.60.

How big of a company is Hiscox?

Hiscox has a market capitalization of £2.60 billion and generates £2.91 billion in revenue each year. Hiscox employs 3,300 workers across the globe.

What is Hiscox's official website?

The official website for Hiscox is www.hiscox.com.

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.

This page was last updated on 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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