NYSE:HCI - HCI Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $49.21 +0.30 (+0.61 %) (As of 01/18/2019 01:57 PM ET)Previous Close$48.91Today's Range$48.9249 - $49.7452-Week Range$33.58 - $59.32Volume19,991 shsAverage Volume76,065 shsMarket Capitalization$450.16 millionP/E Ratio-65.61Dividend Yield3.06%Beta1.26 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email HCI Group, Inc. primarily engages in the property and casualty insurance business in Florida. It provides property and casualty insurance to homeowners, condominium owners, and tenants; and reinsurance. The company also owns and operates one full-service restaurant, two marinas, two retail shopping centers, and one office building. In addition, it offers designs and develops Web-based applications and products for mobile devices. The company was formerly known as Homeowners Choice, Inc. and changed its name to HCI Group, Inc. in May 2013. HCI Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida. Receive HCI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HCI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance Sub-IndustryProperty & Casualty Insurance SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:HCI Previous SymbolNASDAQ:HCII CUSIP43741E10 Webwww.hcigroup.com Phone813-849-9500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.29 Current Ratio0.80 Quick Ratio0.80Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-65.61 Forward P/E Ratio14.06 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$244.41 million Price / Sales1.85 Cash Flow$0.4047 per share Price / Cash Flow121.59 Book Value$19.83 per share Price / Book2.48Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.75) Net Income$-6,890,000.00 Net Margins15.96% Return on Equity21.65% Return on Assets5.09%Miscellaneous Employees334 Outstanding Shares9,180,000Market Cap$450.16 million OptionableOptionable HCI Group (NYSE:HCI) Frequently Asked Questions What is HCI Group's stock symbol? HCI Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HCI." How often does HCI Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HCI Group? HCI Group announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. View HCI Group's Dividend History. How will HCI Group's stock buyback program work? HCI Group declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Thursday, December 7th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $20,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were HCI Group's earnings last quarter? HCI Group Inc (NYSE:HCI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The insurance provider reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.41. The insurance provider had revenue of $61.74 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $59.26 million. HCI Group had a net margin of 15.96% and a return on equity of 21.65%. View HCI Group's Earnings History. When is HCI Group's next earnings date? HCI Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for HCI Group. What price target have analysts set for HCI? 2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for HCI Group's stock. Their predictions range from $50.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect HCI Group's share price to reach $50.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for HCI Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for HCI Group? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HCI Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for HCI Group. Has HCI Group been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about HCI stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. HCI Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the insurance provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of HCI Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to HCI Group include Horace Mann Educators (HMN), State Auto Financial (STFC), Employers (EIG), Universal Insurance (UVE), United Fire Group (UFCS), Safety Insurance Group (SAFT), Kinsale Capital Group (KNSL), James River Group (JRVR), Amerisafe (AMSF), Third Point Reinsurance (TPRE), BlackRock TCP Capital (TCPC), United Insurance (UIHC), EMC Insurance Group (EMCI), Global Indemnity (GBLI) and Heritage Insurance (HRTG). Who are HCI Group's key executives? HCI Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Pareshbhai Suryakant Patel, Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Mr. James Mark Harmsworth CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)Mr. Andrew Lloyd Graham, VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 61)Ms. Karin Coleman, Exec. VP (Age 58)Mr. Anthony Saravanos, Pres of Greenleaf Capital LLC & Director (Age 48) Who are HCI Group's major shareholders? HCI Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.11%) and Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.07%). Company insiders that own HCI Group stock include Andrew L Graham, George Apostolou, Gregory Politis, Harish M Patel, James J Macchiarola, James Mark Harmsworth, Paresh Patel and Robert Wayne Burks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for HCI Group. Which major investors are buying HCI Group stock? HCI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc. and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought HCI Group stock in the last two years include Andrew L Graham, George Apostolou, Gregory Politis, Harish M Patel, James J Macchiarola, James Mark Harmsworth, Paresh Patel and Robert Wayne Burks. View Insider Buying and Selling for HCI Group. How do I buy shares of HCI Group? Shares of HCI 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 HCI Group's stock price today? One share of HCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.2250. How big of a company is HCI Group? HCI Group has a market capitalization of $450.16 million and generates $244.41 million in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-6,890,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.75) on an earnings per share basis. HCI Group employs 334 workers across the globe. What is HCI Group's official website? The official website for HCI Group is http://www.hcigroup.com. How can I contact HCI Group? HCI Group's mailing address is 5300 WEST CYPRESS STREET SUITE 100, TAMPA FL, 33607. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 813-849-9500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for HCI Group (NYSE HCI)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 156 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 162 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 318MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about HCI Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HCI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HCI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should you buy a closed-end mutual fund?