Hastings Group Holdings (HSTG)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 250

249.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.20p
  • 52 Week High: 253.00
  • 52 Week Low: 148.90
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 661.48m
  • Volume: 407,442
  • Market Cap: 1,647.10m

HSTG Overview

Hastings Group provides insurance services to the UK car, van, bike and home insurance market. Founded as Hastings Direct in 1997, it employs around 2,680 people and has 2.3m live customer policies. The groups retail business, Hastings Insurance Services, is responsible for the end customer pricing, fraud management, product design, distribution and management of the underlying customer relationships. Its underwriting business, Advantage Insurance Company, engages in risk selection, underlying technical pricing, reserving and claims handling.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.0% 4.4%
Div Cover 1.1 1.4
Op Mrgn 8.4% 12.9%
ROCE 24.1%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 23.1 16.2
PEG n/a 0.4
Pr/Revenue 1.7 1.7
Pr/Book 2.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 1.6% -1.7%
PBT -46.3% 49.6%
EPS -52.2% 42.6%
DPS -25.9% 10.5%

HSTG Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-15 543.30 5.00 16.30p 10.2 1.0 +10% 2.20p 1.3%
31-Dec-16 691.80 94.30 14.70p 16.8 n/a -10% 9.90p 4.0%
31-Dec-17 856.10 149.00 22.00p 14.5 0.3 +50% 12.60p 3.9%
31-Dec-18 949.90 152.90 22.60p 8.3 2.8 +3% 13.50p 7.2%
31-Dec-19 965.00 82.10 10.80p 16.6 n/a -52% 10.00p 5.6%

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

HSTG Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-20 948.86 122.81 15.40p 16.2 0.4 +43% 11.05p 4.4%
31-Dec-21 1,017.65 132.81 17.15p 14.5 1.3 +11% 12.52p 5.0%

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HSTG Company Announcements

Form 8.3 - Hastings Group Holdings plc 23-Oct-2020 17:47 RNS
TR-1: Notification of Major Holdings 23-Oct-2020 16:52 RNS
Form 8.3 -HSTG LN 23-Oct-2020 15:30 RNS

Latest HSTG Director Deals

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Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

HSTG Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 249.00p
Change Today 0.20p
% Change 0.08 %
52 Week High 253.00
52 Week Low 148.90
Volume 407,442
Shares Issued 661.48m
Market Cap 1,647.10m

HSTG Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
48.95% above the market average48.95% above the market average48.95% above the market average48.95% above the market average48.95% above the market average
16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average
Price Trend
67.44% above the market average67.44% above the market average67.44% above the market average67.44% above the market average67.44% above the market average
83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average83.33% above the sector average
Income
62.76% above the market average62.76% above the market average62.76% above the market average62.76% above the market average62.76% above the market average
50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average50% below the sector average
Growth
72.05% below the market average72.05% below the market average72.05% below the market average72.05% below the market average72.05% below the market average
66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 9
neutral
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HSTG Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 01-Oct-20 16-Apr-20
Paid 06-Nov-20 29-May-20
Amount 4.50p 5.50p

Trades for 23-Oct-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 272,742 @ 249.00p
16:29 193 @ 249.20p
16:29 59 @ 249.20p
16:18 313 @ 249.20p
16:16 62 @ 249.20p

HSTG Key Personnel

CEO Toby van der Meer
Chair Thomas Colraine
CFO John Worth

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