NASDAQ:HALL - Hallmark Financial Services Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.38 +0.12 (+1.17 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$10.26Today's Range$10.19 - $10.4252-Week Range$8.62 - $11.58Volume12,708 shsAverage Volume20,637 shsMarket Capitalization$187.45 millionP/E Ratio-28.05Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.55 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Hallmark Financial Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, underwrites, markets, distributes, and services property/casualty insurance products to businesses and individuals in the United States. The company operates in the Specialty Commercial, Standard Commercial, and Personal segments. The Specialty Commercial segment markets, underwrites, finances, and services commercial lines of insurance products, including commercial automobile, general liability, commercial property, commercial excess liability, and commercial umbrella insurance products. This segment also offers general aviation property/casualty insurance, such as aircraft insurance, airport liability insurance, and satellite launch and in-orbit coverage insurance products, as well as provides medical professional liability insurance products. The Standard Commercial segment offers standard commercial lines of insurance products primarily in the non-urban areas of Texas, New Mexico, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Washington, Utah, Wyoming, Arkansas, Hawaii, and Missouri. Its products include commercial automobile, general liability, umbrella, commercial property, commercial multi-peril, business owner's, and occupational accident insurance products. The Personal segment provides personal automobile and renters insurance products. The company markets its insurance products through independent general agents, retail agents, and specialty brokers. Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. Receive HALL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HALL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Insurance carriers, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:HALL Previous Symbol CUSIP40624Q20 Webwww.hallmarkgrp.com Phone817-348-1600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32 Current Ratio0.45 Quick Ratio0.45Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-28.05 Forward P/E Ratio12.98 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$385.52 million Price / Sales0.49 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$13.83 per share Price / Book0.75Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.37) Net Income$-11,550,000.00 Net Margins1.22% Return on Equity1.55% Return on Assets0.32%Miscellaneous Employees418 Outstanding Shares18,059,000Market Cap$187.45 million OptionableOptionable Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL) Frequently Asked Questions 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 Friday, November, 9th. The insurance provider reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.03. The insurance provider earned $94.62 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $96.34 million. Hallmark Financial Services had a return on equity of 1.55% and a net margin of 1.22%. View Hallmark Financial Services' Earnings History. When is Hallmark Financial Services' next earnings date? Hallmark Financial Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hallmark Financial Services. What price target have analysts set for HALL? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Hallmark Financial Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate Hallmark Financial Services' stock price to reach $13.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hallmark Financial Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hallmark Financial Services? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hallmark Financial Services in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hallmark Financial Services. Has Hallmark Financial Services been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about HALL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hallmark Financial Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the insurance provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Hallmark Financial Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Hallmark Financial Services include Banco Latinoamericano de Comerci Extr (BLX), Hanmi Financial (HAFC), IRSA Propiedades Comerciales (IRCP), Univest Financial (UVSP), Dime Community Bancshares (DCOM), Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT), Weidai (WEI), Essential Properties Realty Trust (EPRT), Northfield Bancorp (NFBK), Re/Max (RMAX), Byline Bancorp (BY), CAPSTEAD MTG CO/SH (CMO), Virtus Investment Partners (VRTS), Investors Real Estate Trust Reit (IRET) and United Insurance (UIHC). Who are Hallmark Financial Services' key executives? Hallmark Financial Services' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark Edward Schwarz, Exec. Chairman (Age 59)Mr. Naveen Anand, Pres & CEO (Age 52)Mr. Jeffrey Ray Passmore, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 51)Mr. Tarek Nghi Timol, Sr. VP & Chief Information OfficerMs. Elena Banfi, VP of Group Corp. Counsel & Group Compliance Who are Hallmark Financial Services' major shareholders? Hallmark Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), BlackRock Inc. (4.57%), Bank of Montreal Can (3.31%), Boston Partners (2.07%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.65%) and Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.40%). Company insiders that own Hallmark Financial Services stock include James H Graves, Jeffrey R Passmore and Naveen Anand. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hallmark Financial Services. Which institutional investors are selling Hallmark Financial Services stock? HALL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Hallmark Financial Services company stock in the last year include James H Graves and Jeffrey R Passmore. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hallmark Financial Services. Which institutional investors are buying Hallmark Financial Services stock? HALL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hodges Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Bank of Montreal Can, Acadian Asset Management LLC and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hallmark Financial Services. How do I buy shares of Hallmark Financial Services? Shares of HALL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Hallmark Financial Services' stock price today? One share of HALL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.38. How big of a company is Hallmark Financial Services? Hallmark Financial Services has a market capitalization of $187.45 million and generates $385.52 million in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-11,550,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.37) on an earnings per share basis. Hallmark Financial Services employs 418 workers across the globe. What is Hallmark Financial Services' official website? The official website for Hallmark Financial Services is http://www.hallmarkgrp.com. How can I contact Hallmark Financial Services? Hallmark Financial Services' mailing address is 777 MAIN STREET SUITE 1000, FORT WORTH TX, 76102. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 817-348-1600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ HALL)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 139 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 206 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 345MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hallmark Financial Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HALL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HALL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ Stock Market?