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

GBX 1,544
+3.00 (+0.19 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
1,532
Now: GBX 1,544
1,558
50-Day Range
1,518
MA: GBX 1,601.08
1,660
52-Week Range
1,411
Now: GBX 1,544
1,795
Volume725,932 shs
Average Volume721,158 shs
Market Capitalization£4.45 billion
P/E Ratio35.58
Dividend Yield2.23%
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 322.80 per share
Book ValueGBX 819 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,300
Market Cap£4.45 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 announced a dividend on Monday, July 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.14 per share on Wednesday, September 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Hiscox's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for HSX?

12 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Hiscox's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,010 to GBX 1,750. On average, they expect Hiscox's share price to reach GBX 1,572.18 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price. 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?

News coverage about HSX stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hiscox earned a media sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. 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 1,544.

How big of a company is Hiscox?

Hiscox has a market capitalization of £4.45 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:  345 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  645 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  990
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 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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