NYSE:HIG - Hartford Financial Services Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.34 -0.33 (-0.63 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$52.34
Today's Range$52.2250 - $52.94
52-Week Range$49.67 - $59.20
Volume2.32 million shs
Average Volume1.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.75 billion
P/E Ratio19.10
Dividend Yield1.91%
Hartford Financial Services Group logoThe Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides insurance and financial services to individual and business customers in the United States. It operates through five segments: Commercial Lines, Personal Lines, Property & Casualty Other Operations, Group Benefits, and Mutual Funds. The Commercial Lines segment offers workers' compensation, property, automobile, marine, livestock, liability, and umbrella insurance products, as well as customized insurance products and risk management services, including professional liability, bond, surety, and specialty casualty coverages. The Personal Lines segment provides automobile, homeowners, and personal umbrella coverages to individuals. The Property & Casualty Other Operations segment provides coverage for asbestos and environmental exposures. The Group Benefits segment provides group life, accident and disability, and other group coverages to members of employer groups, associations, and affinity groups through direct insurance policies; reinsurance to other insurance companies; employer paid coverages and voluntary product coverages; disability underwriting, administration, and claims processing to self-funded employer plans; and a single-company leave management solution. The Mutual Funds segment provides investment products for retail and retirement accounts, as well as exchange-traded products; and investment-management and administrative services, such as product design, implementation, and oversight. The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. was founded in 1810 and is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Fire, marine, & casualty insurance
Sub-IndustryMulti-line Insurance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio0.27
Quick Ratio0.27


Trailing P/E Ratio19.10
Forward P/E Ratio11.38
P/E Growth1.2

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.97 billion
Price / Sales1.10
Cash Flow$4.0574 per share
Price / Cash12.90
Book Value$37.83 per share
Price / Book1.38


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.74
Net Income$-3,131,000,000.00
Net Margins-15.59%
Return on Equity8.93%
Return on Assets0.61%


Outstanding Shares358,140,000
Market Cap$18,745.00

Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE:HIG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hartford Financial Services Group's stock symbol?

Hartford Financial Services Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HIG."

How often does Hartford Financial Services Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hartford Financial Services Group?

Hartford Financial Services Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 4th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, October 1st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 31st. This is a positive change from Hartford Financial Services Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View Hartford Financial Services Group's Dividend History.

How will Hartford Financial Services Group's stock buyback program work?

Hartford Financial Services Group announced that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Tuesday, July 11th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $775,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Hartford Financial Services Group's earnings last quarter?

Hartford Financial Services Group Inc (NYSE:HIG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The insurance provider reported $1.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.20. The insurance provider had revenue of $4.69 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.62 billion. Hartford Financial Services Group had a positive return on equity of 8.93% and a negative net margin of 15.59%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 12.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.76 EPS. View Hartford Financial Services Group's Earnings History.

When is Hartford Financial Services Group's next earnings date?

Hartford Financial Services Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Hartford Financial Services Group.

What price target have analysts set for HIG?

10 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Hartford Financial Services Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Hartford Financial Services Group's share price to reach $60.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Hartford Financial Services Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hartford Financial Services Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hartford Financial Services Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Hartford Financial Services Group's key competitors?

Who are Hartford Financial Services Group's key executives?

Hartford Financial Services Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher Jerome Swift, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Douglas Graham Elliot, Pres (Age 58)
  • Ms. Beth Ann Bombara, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. William A. Bloom, Exec. VP, Operations, Technology & Data (Age 54)
  • Mr. Brion Scott Johnson CFA, Chief Investment Officer and Pres of Hartford Investment Management Co. & Talcott Resolution (Age 58)

Has Hartford Financial Services Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about HIG stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hartford Financial Services Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 44.90 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Hartford Financial Services Group's major shareholders?

Hartford Financial Services Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.12%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.10%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.07%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.05%), Benin Management CORP (0.05%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Hartford Financial Services Group stock include Beth Ann Bombara, Brion S Johnson, David C Robinson, H Patrick Swygert, Scott R Lewis and Teresa Wynn Roseborough. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hartford Financial Services Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Hartford Financial Services Group stock?

HIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hartford Investment Management Co., Fox Run Management L.L.C., LS Investment Advisors LLC, Creative Planning and Boston Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Hartford Financial Services Group company stock in the last year include Beth Ann Bombara, Brion S Johnson, David C Robinson and Scott R Lewis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hartford Financial Services Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Hartford Financial Services Group stock?

HIG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC and Cohen Klingenstein LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hartford Financial Services Group.

How do I buy shares of Hartford Financial Services Group?

Shares of HIG 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 Hartford Financial Services Group's stock price today?

One share of HIG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.34.

How big of a company is Hartford Financial Services Group?

Hartford Financial Services Group has a market capitalization of $18.75 billion and generates $16.97 billion in revenue each year. The insurance provider earns $-3,131,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 on an earnings per share basis. Hartford Financial Services Group employs 16,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Hartford Financial Services Group?

Hartford Financial Services Group's mailing address is ONE HARTFORD PLAZA, HARTFORD CT, 06155. The insurance provider can be reached via phone at 860-547-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Hartford Financial Services Group (NYSE HIG)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  426 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  365 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  791
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hartford Financial Services Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HIG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HIG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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