LON:HSX - Hiscox Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 1,501 -1.00 (-0.07 %)
(As of 05/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,501
Today's RangeGBX 1,488 - GBX 1,514
52-Week RangeGBX 1,069.50 - GBX 1,526
Volume391,274 shs
Average Volume721,158 shs
Market Capitalization£4.38 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Hiscox (LON:HSX)

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

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

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, February 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of GBX 19.50 per share on Tuesday, June 12th. This represents a yield of 1.4%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 10th. This is an increase from Hiscox's previous dividend of $9.50. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Hiscox's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for HSX?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Hiscox's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 910 to GBX 1,630. On average, they anticipate Hiscox's share price to reach GBX 1,396.10 in the next year. 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, Group CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Hamayou Akbar Hussain, Group CFO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Richard Colin Watson, Group Chief Underwriting Officer & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. David Astor, Chief Investment Officer
  • Gareth Wharton, Chief Technology Officer

Has Hiscox been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about HSX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hiscox earned a news impact score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 47.92 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 1,501.

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 (HSX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  275 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  530 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  805
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.

Analyst Ratings

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
11 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Hiscox in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 1,396.10The high price target for HSX is GBX 1,630 and the low price target for HSX is GBX 910. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.092.002.082.00
Ratings Breakdown: 2 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)
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)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,396.10GBX 1,356.10GBX 1,303.27GBX 1,215

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
5/9/2018HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,450 ➝ GBX 1,500View Rating Details
5/8/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,445View Rating Details
5/8/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
3/9/2018Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,580 ➝ GBX 1,630View Rating Details
3/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,345 ➝ GBX 1,355View Rating Details
2/27/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,400View Rating Details
2/27/2018JPMorgan ChaseBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,525 ➝ GBX 1,550View Rating Details
2/26/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/6/2018Stockdale SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,580View Rating Details
2/1/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 1,211View Rating Details
7/25/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual WeightGBX 1,380View 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
11/8/2016UBSBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,040 ➝ GBX 1,050View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Hiscox (LON:HSX) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/26/2018GBX 19.501.4%5/10/20185/10/20186/12/2018
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 Trading History for Hiscox (LON:HSX)

Hiscox (LON HSX) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/29/2018Colin D KeoghInsiderBuy1,807GBX 1,445£26,111.15
3/12/2018Roberts S ChildsInsiderSell500GBX 1,501£7,505
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
Hiscox (HSX) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,500Hiscox (HSX) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,500
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 6:57 PM
Numis Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Numis Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 3:22 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Receives Reduce Rating from Peel HuntHiscox (HSX) Receives Reduce Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:48 AM
Hiscox Q1 Gross Written Premiums Rise - Quick FactsHiscox Q1 Gross Written Premiums Rise - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - May 8 at 9:57 AM
Hiscox warns on growth even as premiums riseHiscox warns on growth even as premiums rise
www.marketwatch.com - May 8 at 9:57 AM
Underwriter Hiscoxs premiums rise, London improvesUnderwriter Hiscox's premiums rise, London improves
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:57 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesHiscox (HSX) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 5:24 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Raises Dividend to GBX 19.50 Per ShareHiscox (HSX) Raises Dividend to GBX 19.50 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 9:58 AM
[$$] Young gallerists move from Instagram to IRL[$$] Young gallerists move from Instagram to IRL
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 10:23 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan ChaseHiscox (HSX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 6:22 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Stock Rating Lowered by Credit Suisse GroupHiscox (HSX) Stock Rating Lowered by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:47 PM
Peel Hunt Boosts Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 980Peel Hunt Boosts Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 980
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:14 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Coverage Initiated at Morgan StanleyHiscox (HSX) Coverage Initiated at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 3:37 PM
Hiscoxs (HSX) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Shore CapitalHiscox's (HSX) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:51 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Receives "Reduce" Rating from Peel HuntHiscox (HSX) Receives "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:49 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Receives Overweight Rating from JPMorgan ChaseHiscox (HSX) Receives Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 6:54 PM
Stockdale Securities Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Stockdale Securities Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:53 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesHiscox (HSX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 5:43 PM
Peel Hunt Reiterates Reduce Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Peel Hunt Reiterates Reduce Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 7:30 PM
Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Shore Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 3:42 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Given New GBX 1,190 Price Target at BarclaysHiscox (HSX) Given New GBX 1,190 Price Target at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 4:38 PM
[$$] Property owners ‘improving, not moving’ home[$$] Property owners ‘improving, not moving’ home
finance.yahoo.com - April 5 at 3:55 PM
Insider Buying: Hiscox (HSX) Insider Purchases 1,807 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Hiscox (HSX) Insider Purchases 1,807 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:19 AM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Reduce Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Reduce Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 5:22 PM
Hiscoxs (HSX) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore CapitalHiscox's (HSX) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 5:22 PM
Hiscoxs (HSX) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at CitigroupHiscox's (HSX) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 11:46 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,550 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Hiscox (HSX) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,550 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 11:46 PM
Numis Securities Increases Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 1,445Numis Securities Increases Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 1,445
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 6:14 PM
Lloyds of London reviews costs after swinging to 2-billion-pound lossLloyd's of London reviews costs after swinging to 2-billion-pound loss
www.reuters.com - March 21 at 3:50 PM
Hiscox (HSX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesHiscox (HSX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 5:19 PM
Roberts S. Childs Sells 500 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) StockRoberts S. Childs Sells 500 Shares of Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 7:29 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Berenberg BankHiscox (HSX) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 4:04 PM
Hiscox Unveils the Next Evolution of I’mpossible® Campaign with New Ad in Honor of International Women’s DayHiscox Unveils the Next Evolution of I’mpossible® Campaign with New Ad in Honor of International Women’s Day
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 10:45 AM
Hiscoxs (HSX) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntHiscox's (HSX) "Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 10:40 PM
Credit Suisse Group Increases Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 1,355Credit Suisse Group Increases Hiscox (HSX) Price Target to GBX 1,355
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 8:46 PM
Hiscox Announces New Insurance Policy for Businesses in the Mental Health ProfessionHiscox Announces New Insurance Policy for Businesses in the Mental Health Profession
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 4:12 PM
Job cuts to follow as JLT plans restructureJob cuts to follow as JLT plans restructure
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:09 AM
Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)Shore Capital Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Hiscox (HSX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 9:52 PM
Hiscox pretax profit falls 91% in 2017 - MarketWatchHiscox pretax profit falls 91% in 2017 - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - February 26 at 4:23 PM
[$$] Hiscox profits drop sharply after year of catastrophes[$$] Hiscox profits drop sharply after year of catastrophes
finance.yahoo.com - February 26 at 10:07 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesHiscox Ltd (HSX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 7:30 PM
[$$] Hiscox cleared in data dispute over £30k Swiss watch claim[$$] Hiscox cleared in data dispute over £30k Swiss watch claim
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 9:39 AM
David McLaughlin Named Chief Financial Officer for Hiscox in the USDavid McLaughlin Named Chief Financial Officer for Hiscox in the US
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 4:56 PM
PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Feb 9PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Feb 9
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 8:42 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Rating Reiterated by Stockdale SecuritiesHiscox (HSX) Rating Reiterated by Stockdale Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 5:12 PM
Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report reveals seven out of ten firms fail cyber security readiness testHiscox Cyber Readiness Report reveals seven out of ten firms fail cyber security readiness test
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 8:39 AM
Hiscox (HSX) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel HuntHiscox (HSX) Earns "Reduce" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 3 at 9:18 PM
Hiscoxs (HSX) Underweight Rating Reiterated at BarclaysHiscox's (HSX) Underweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 11:12 AM
Hiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsHiscox Ltd (HSX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 7:28 PM
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

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