Hiscox Limited (DI) (HSX)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

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1,371.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      14.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,373.00
  • 52 Week Low: 982.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 286.49m
  • Volume: 334,229
  • Market Cap: 3,927.77m
  • RiskGrade: 84

HSX Overview

Hiscox is a specialist insurer, providing insurance to individuals and businesses around the world. The group is happy to insure unusual and complicated risks, such as terrorism and fine art, as well as provide upmarket home insurance.

1 Day Chart (20-10-2017)

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6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.0% 2.2%
Div Cover 4.4 1.4
Op Mrgn 15.6% 5.1%
ROCE 21.9%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 11.4 32.0
PEG 0.2 n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.6 1.5
Pr/Book 2.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 23.6% 10.3%
PBT 64.1% -61.7%
EPS 64.6% -64.2%
DPS 14.6% 8.3%

HSX Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 1,565.82 217.45 53.10p 10.6 0.0 +866% 18.00p 3.2%
31-Dec-13 1,699.48 244.54 66.30p 11.5 0.5 +25% 21.00p 2.7%
31-Dec-14 1,756.00 231.00 67.40p 11.3 5.6 +2% 22.50p 3.0%
31-Dec-15 1,944.22 216.10 72.80p 14.5 1.8 +8% 24.00p 2.3%
31-Dec-16 2,402.58 354.54 119.80p 8.5 0.1 +65% 27.50p 2.7%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

HSX Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-17 2,651.21 135.73 42.92p 31.9 n/a -64% 29.77p 2.2%
31-Dec-18 2,882.57 224.72 75.06p 18.3 0.2 +75% 31.90p 2.3%

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HSX Company Announcements

2018 Syndicate Business Forecast 11-Oct-2017 10:29 RNS
Total Voting Rights 02-Oct-2017 13:15 RNS
Update on Hurricanes Harvey and Irma 02-Oct-2017 07:00 RNS

Latest HSX Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
29-Sep-17 Buy Anne MacDonald 1,280.41p 1,764 22,586.36
29-Sep-17 Buy Colin D Keogh 1,280.41p 1,057 13,533.89
29-Sep-17 Buy Ernst Jansen 1,280.41p 1,839 23,546.66

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

HSX Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,371.00p
Change Today 14.00p
% Change 1.03 %
52 Week High 1,373.00
52 Week Low 982.00
Volume 334,229
Shares Issued 286.49m
Market Cap 3,927.77m
RiskGrade 84

HSX Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
58.65% below the market average58.65% below the market average58.65% below the market average58.65% below the market average58.65% below the market average
57.14% below the sector average57.14% below the sector average57.14% below the sector average57.14% below the sector average57.14% below the sector average
Price Trend
75.68% above the market average75.68% above the market average75.68% above the market average75.68% above the market average75.68% above the market average
84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average84.62% above the sector average
Income
11.94% below the market average11.94% below the market average11.94% below the market average11.94% below the market average11.94% below the market average
63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average
Growth
82.59% above the market average82.59% above the market average82.59% above the market average82.59% above the market average82.59% above the market average
85.71% above the sector average85.71% above the sector average85.71% above the sector average85.71% above the sector average85.71% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 10
Sell 2
Strong Sell 1
Total 15
neutral
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HSX Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 10-Aug-17 11-May-17
Paid 13-Sep-17 20-Jun-17
Amount 9.50p 19.00p

Trades for 20-Oct-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:06 1,422 @ 1,365.65p
17:06 1,422 @ 1,365.65p
17:02 1,242 @ 1,367.68p
17:02 1,242 @ 1,367.68p
17:02 6,069 @ 1,367.06p

HSX Key Personnel

Chair Roberts S Childs
CEO Bronek E Masojada

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