HSBC Holdings PLC Company Profile (NYSE:HSBC)

About HSBC Holdings PLC

HSBC Holdings PLC logoHSBC Holdings plc (HSBC) is the banking and financial services company. The Company manages its products and services through approximately four businesses, such as Retail Banking and Wealth Management (RBWM), Commercial Banking (CMB), Global Banking and Markets (GB&M), and Global Private Banking (GPB). The Company operates across various geographical regions, which include Europe, Asia, Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America. The Company's RBWM business offers a range of personal banking and wealth management services to its customers. The Company's CMB business offers a range of products and services to its commercial customers, including small and medium-sized enterprises, and mid-market enterprises. The Company's GB&M business provides financial solutions to government, corporate and institutional clients and private investors across the world. The Company's GPB's products and services include Investment Management and Private Wealth Solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Foreign Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: HSBC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $43.91
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $38.70
  • 52-Week Range: $28.62 - $44.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.72
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.88
  • P/E Growth: 11.37
  • Market Cap: $172.16B
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,920,689,000
  • Beta: 1.05
  • Net Margins: 9.66%
  • Return on Equity: 2.84%
  • Return on Assets: 0.22%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.37%
  • Current Ratio: 0.91%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.91%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $27.00 (35.06% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/19/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
12/6/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> EqualView Rating Details
11/29/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
11/21/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Hold$31.00View Rating Details
11/17/2016NatixisUpgradeReduce -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/8/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/13/2016HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
8/26/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/5/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/4/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
6/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuyView Rating Details
6/27/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/20/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/18/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/17/2016NomuraDowngradeNeutral -> ReduceView Rating Details
2/23/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/13/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/9/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformView Rating Details
9/30/2015UBS AGUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
6/9/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/201712/31/2016$0.39($0.15)N/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2015$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.77 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.50 EPS


Current Dividend Information for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
Annual Dividend:$2.00
Dividend Yield:4.81%
Dividend Growth:2.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:81.63% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
72.20% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
57.14% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
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Latest Headlines for HSBC Holdings PLC (NYSE:HSBC)
DateHeadline logoAnalyst Activity – HSBC Holdings plc Lowers Its Price Target On Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) to GBX 200 (NYSE:HSBC) - February 20 at 5:14 PM logoHSBC Holdings Earnings Preview -- What to Watch - WSJ - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (NYSE:HSBC) - February 20 at 10:44 AM
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News IconHSBC: We're not closing M'sian ops (NYSE:HSBC) - February 15 at 5:07 AM logoHong Kong police struggle to stop brokerage hacking spree (NYSE:HSBC) - February 15 at 12:05 AM logoMOVES-HSBC appoints Ian Stuart to lead British retail bank (NYSE:HSBC) - February 14 at 7:04 PM
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News IconHSBC set to expand in Asia this year (NYSE:HSBC) - February 11 at 5:49 PM
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News IconForward Earnings Estimate of HSBC Holdings PLC(HSBC) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:HSBC) - February 10 at 6:29 PM logoHSBC Rumored to Expand Asset Management Operations (HSBC) (NYSE:HSBC) - February 10 at 6:29 PM logoHSBC: Expect Revenue Boost As HIBOR Surges - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:HSBC) - February 10 at 4:41 AM
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News IconHSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) reported Market Capitalization of 171.21 Billion (NYSE:HSBC) - February 7 at 7:02 PM
News IconForeign Money Center Banks: HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) Position of the day (NYSE:HSBC) - February 7 at 7:02 PM
News IconAs China’s Doors Open, Some Foreign Investors Worry About Exits (NYSE:HSBC) - February 6 at 10:51 PM
News IconThe Analysts Set HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBC) Price Target at $33.74 (NYSE:HSBC) - February 6 at 10:51 PM logoDubai’s Airport to Expand Thanks to a $3 Billion Loan (NYSE:HSBC) - February 6 at 5:50 PM
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What is HSBC Holdings PLC's stock symbol?

HSBC Holdings PLC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HSBC."

How often does HSBC Holdings PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HSBC Holdings PLC?

HSBC Holdings PLC announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 21st will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, December 6th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.81%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 19th.

Where is HSBC Holdings PLC's stock going? Where will HSBC Holdings PLC's stock price be in 2017?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for HSBC Holdings PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $31.00. On average, they anticipate HSBC Holdings PLC's share price to reach $27.00 in the next year.

Who owns HSBC Holdings PLC stock?

HSBC Holdings PLC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.33%), FMR LLC (0.16%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.04%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.03%), NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (0.01%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%).

Who sold HSBC Holdings PLC stock? Who is selling HSBC Holdings PLC stock?

HSBC Holdings PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Hutchinson Capital Management CA, United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Tweedy Browne Co. LLC and Pacad Investment Ltd..

Who bought HSBC Holdings PLC stock? Who is buying HSBC Holdings PLC stock?

HSBC Holdings PLC's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Comerica Bank, First Republic Investment Management Inc. and Keybank National Association OH.

How do I buy HSBC Holdings PLC stock?

Shares of HSBC Holdings PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of HSBC Holdings PLC stock cost?

One share of HSBC Holdings PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.58.

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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by Staff