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: $208.12 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,176,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $11.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.96
  • 52 Week Range: $9.77 - $12.09
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 117.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.05
  • P/E Growth: 9.43
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $385.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.54
  • Book Value: $14.57 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.79
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $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: 25,067 shs.
  • Beta: 0.87
  • 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 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 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

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 $11.45.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ HALL)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  61 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  154
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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
Consensus Price Target History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
Price Target History for Hallmark Financial Services (NASDAQ:HALL)
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: $0.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 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 logoETFs with exposure to Hallmark Financial Services, Inc. : September 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 1:46 PM
prnewswire.com logoProperty Debt Research Named to Inc. 5000 for SECOND Consecutive Year!
www.prnewswire.com - September 28 at 1:07 AM
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. (HALL) Raised to B- at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 11:14 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
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
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
globenewswire.com logoHallmark Financial Services, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results
globenewswire.com - March 9 at 6:02 PM
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
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
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:21 PM
cnbc.com logo5 brands with great reputations: What they do best
www.cnbc.com - March 29 at 5:30 PM
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
biz.yahoo.com logoHALLMARK FINANCIAL SERVICES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 4:22 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
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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