LON:HSX - Hiscox Stock Price, News & Analysis

GBX 1,647
+7.00 (+0.43 %)
(As of 09/19/2019 08:38 AM ET)
Today's Range
1,633
Now: GBX 1,647
1,658
50-Day Range
1,550
MA: GBX 1,617.64
1,772
52-Week Range
1,411
Now: GBX 1,647
1,795
Volume105,552 shs
Average Volume721,158 shs
Market Capitalization£4.75 billion
P/E Ratio37.95
Dividend Yield2.17%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.82 billion
Cash FlowGBX 334.79 per share
Book ValueGBX 819 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,300
Market Cap£4.75 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.14 per share on Wednesday, September 11th. This represents a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 8th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Hiscox's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for HSX?

12 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Hiscox's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,010 to GBX 1,750. On average, they anticipate Hiscox's stock price to reach GBX 1,572.55 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Hiscox.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hiscox?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hiscox in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hiscox.

Has Hiscox been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HSX stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hiscox earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Hiscox.

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), Diamondcorp (DCP), Discoverie Group (DSCV) and Rio Tinto (RIO).

Who are Hiscox's key executives?

Hiscox's management team includes the folowing 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

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 1,647.

How big of a company is Hiscox?

Hiscox has a market capitalization of £4.75 billion and generates £2.82 billion in revenue each year. Hiscox employs 3,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Hiscox.

What is Hiscox's official website?

The official website for Hiscox is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hiscox (LON HSX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  343 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  640 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  983
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 9/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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