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: $209.39 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,176,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.88
  • 52 Week Range: $9.71 - $12.09
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 117.35
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.52
  • P/E Growth: 9.30
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $385.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.54
  • Book Value: $14.57 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.79
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $10.79 million
  • Net Margins: 0.52%
  • Return on Equity: 2.05%
  • Return on Assets: 0.47%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 0.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 25,262 shs.
  • Beta: 0.85
  • Short Ratio: 5.72
 

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The business 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 2.05% and a net margin of 0.52%. View Hallmark Financial Services' Earnings History.

Who are some of Hallmark Financial Services' key competitors?

Who are Hallmark Financial Services' key executives?

Hallmark Financial Services' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mark E. Schwarz, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Naveen Anand, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Jeffrey R. Passmore, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Scott T. Berlin, Independent Director
  • James H. Graves, Independent Director
  • Jim W. Henderson, Independent Director

Who owns Hallmark Financial Services stock?

Hallmark Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cove Street Capital LLC (9.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.47%), Bank of Montreal Can (3.81%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (3.58%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.41%) 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 Cove Street Capital LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., California State Teachers Retirement System, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers and CAPROCK Group Inc.. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Boston Partners, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and State Street Corp. 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.

What is Hallmark Financial Services' stock price today?

One share of Hallmark Financial Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.52.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ HALL)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  56 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  88 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  144
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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: $0.3 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1 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: 28.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.02%
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
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. :HALL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 10:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 10:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Survey: Hallmark Financial Services (HALL) versus OneBeacon Insurance Group (OB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 2:22 AM
prnewswire.com logoPragmatic Marketing Makes Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies for Ninth Time
www.prnewswire.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
streetinsider.com logoHallmark Financial Services (HALL) Releases Statement on Impact from Hurricane Harvey
www.streetinsider.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Hallmark financial services expected impact from Hurricane Harvey
www.reuters.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services Expected Impact From Hurricane Harvey
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:16 PM
bizjournals.com logoBlue Bridge Financial Appears on the Inc. 5000 list for the 2nd Consecutive Year
www.bizjournals.com - August 26 at 11:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Lowered to "C" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBerkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) vs. Hallmark Financial Services (HALL) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 8:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Expands Professional Liability Offerings to Include Management & Professional Liability Risks
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 8:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 8:46 PM
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www.businessinsider.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) Will Announce Earnings of $0.26 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 12:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWesBanco's (WSBC) CEO Todd Clossin on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 21 at 3:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 11:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HALL) to Announce $0.26 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Raised to B- at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 11:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. (HALL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.26 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 7:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. :HALL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 6:23 PM
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

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