Hallmark Financial Services Company Profile (NASDAQ:HALL)

About Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)

Hallmark Financial Services logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. is an insurance holding company. The Company markets, distributes, underwrites and services its property/casualty insurance products to businesses and individuals. Its business involves marketing, distributing, underwriting and servicing insurance products, as well as providing other insurance related services. Its segments include Standard Commercial Segment, Specialty Commercial Segment and Personal Segment. The Company's Standard Commercial P&C operating unit primarily underwrites low-severity, short-tailed commercial property/casualty insurance products in the standard market. The Company reinsures a portion of the risk it underwrites in order to control the exposure to losses and to protect capital resources. Its Workers Compensation operating unit specializes in small and middle market workers compensation business. Its Specialty Commercial operating unit offers general aviation and satellite launch insurance products and services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:HALL
  • CUSIP: 40624Q20
  • Web: www.hallmarkgrp.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $193.74 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,451,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.98
  • 52 Week Range: $9.50 - $12.09
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.50
  • P/E Growth: 2.89
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $382.87 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.51
  • Book Value: $14.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.72
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $16.95 million
  • Net Margins: 3.70%
  • Return on Equity: 5.65%
  • Return on Assets: 1.36%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 0.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.40%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 35,169 shs.
  • Beta: 0.92
  • Short Ratio: 3.86
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)

What is Hallmark Financial Services' stock symbol?

Hallmark Financial Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HALL."

How were Hallmark Financial Services' earnings last quarter?

Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $95.48 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $93.45 million. Hallmark Financial Services had a return on equity of 5.65% and a net margin of 3.70%. View Hallmark Financial Services' Earnings History.

Who are some of Hallmark Financial Services' key competitors?

Who owns Hallmark Financial Services stock?

Hallmark Financial Services' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Cove Street Capital LLC (11.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.36%), Staley Capital Advisers Inc. (4.83%), Bank of Montreal Can (3.77%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (3.54%) and Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (2.30%). Company insiders that own Hallmark Financial Services stock include Kevin Kasitz and Naveen Anand. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hallmark Financial Services.

Who sold Hallmark Financial Services stock? Who is selling Hallmark Financial Services stock?

Hallmark Financial Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Morgan Stanley, Martingale Asset Management L P, Teachers Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hallmark Financial Services.

Who bought Hallmark Financial Services stock? Who is buying Hallmark Financial Services stock?

Hallmark Financial Services' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magnolia Group LLC, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., Cove Street Capital LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and TFS Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hallmark Financial Services.

How do I buy Hallmark Financial Services stock?

Shares of Hallmark Financial Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Hallmark Financial Services stock cost?

One share of Hallmark Financial Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.50.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Earnings by Quarter for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016Q3 2016$0.32$0.27$93.45 million$95.48 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1$0.28$0.21$93.04 million$88.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4$0.24$0.18$94.08 million$89.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q3$0.19$0.35$93.75 million$92.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q2$0.13$0.33$92.95 million$92.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q1 2015$0.25$0.28$87.28 million$89.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$0.15$0.19$83.43 million$86.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q3 2014$0.18$88.14 million$80.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2 2014($0.13)$0.09$89.18 million$81.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.05$0.23$91.62 million$85.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2014$0.13$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.85 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.00 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 29.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 64.67%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/2/2016Naveen AnandCEOBuy10,300$9.84$101,352.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Kevin KasitzEVPSell5,000$12.70$63,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015Jeffrey R PassmoreCAOSell6,333$10.74$68,016.42View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Naveen AnandCEOBuy15,391$9.80$150,831.80View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Naveen AnandCEOBuy34,609$9.49$328,439.41View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Mark Schwarzmajor shareholderBuy38,400$8.10$311,040.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Mark MorrisonCEOBuy2,500$8.80$22,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Mark E SchwarzDirectorBuy25,000$8.80$220,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Mark E SchwarzDirectorBuy5,308$8.67$46,020.36View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Mark E SchwarzDirectorBuy15,155$8.44$127,908.20View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Latest Headlines for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
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DateHeadline
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hallmark Financial Services announces Q1 earnings per share $0.21
www.reuters.com - May 10 at 10:45 PM
marketbeat.com logoHallmark Financial posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 9 at 6:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 5:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Will Post Earnings of $0.25 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 3:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 4:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTheStreet Downgrades Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) to C
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.25 Earnings Per Share Expected for Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 6:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Strong Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 1:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Downgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 5:31 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year,
biz.yahoo.com - March 28 at 5:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 11:07 PM
seekingalpha.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) Presents At New York Society of Security Analysts 21st Annual Insurance Industry Conference
seekingalpha.com - March 20 at 7:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disc
biz.yahoo.com - March 13 at 5:33 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. To Present at the NYSSA 21st Annual Insurance Conference
feeds.benzinga.com - March 10 at 12:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial (HALL) Posts Q4 Loss, Revenues Grow Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 10:15 AM
globenewswire.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results
globenewswire.com - March 9 at 6:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial (HALL) Q3 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:19 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hallmark Financial Services reports Q3 earnings per share $0.27
www.reuters.com - November 7 at 5:35 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - August 24 at 8:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial (HALL) Q2 Earnings Miss, Revenues in Line
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 4:09 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hallmark Financial reports Q2 earnings per share $0.06
www.reuters.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
globenewswire.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Results
globenewswire.com - August 8 at 5:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - June 7 at 6:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial (HALL) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Miss
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:13 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAXIS Capital Eyes Long-term Growth; Cat Loss a Drag (Revised)
finance.yahoo.com - April 15 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Financial Displays Robust Growth Despite Cat Loss
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJC Penney, Citigroup, Hallmark Financial Services, Fidelity National Title Group and Selective Insurance Group highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
finance.yahoo.com - April 6 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Estimates Moving Higher for Hallmark Financial (HALL): Time to Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 8:56 AM
cnbc.com logo5 brands with great reputations: What they do best
www.cnbc.com - March 29 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Hallmark Financial (HALL) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 8:48 AM
nasdaq.com logoHallmark Expands Primary & Excess Liability Offerings to Include Public Entity Risks
www.nasdaq.com - March 15 at 11:18 AM
msn.com logoHallmark Financial Services Selects StoneRiver's Freedom Reinsurance System
www.msn.com - March 15 at 11:18 AM
fortune.com logoHow This Entrepreneur Got Out of the Frying Pan and Into a 350°Oven
fortune.com - March 12 at 9:00 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 2:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. To Present at the NYSSA 20th Annual Insurance Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 11 at 1:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Misses on Earnings and Revenues in Q4
finance.yahoo.com - March 11 at 9:50 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2015 Earnings Results
finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 4:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2015 Hallmark Financial Services Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 7:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Company Profile
biz.yahoo.com - February 19 at 12:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Infinity Property and Casualty, Heritage Insurance Holdings, Hallmark Financial Services, Travelers and RenaissanceRe Holdings
finance.yahoo.com - January 7 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPartnerRe Ltd. (PRE) Looks Poised to be Acquired by EXOR
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 4:25 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - November 5 at 4:29 PM

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