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HSX - Hiscox Share Price

1004p 4.0  0.4%

Last Trade - 20/01/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £3.46bn
Enterprise Value £2.83bn
Revenue £2.10bn
Position in Universe 225th / 1804
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1m -4.27%
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52w High -27.3%
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
2,294 2,274 2,413 2,575 2,659 2,912 4,114 4,511 +4.9%
-8.8 -11.9 +47.2 -92.2 +233.5 -57.2
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Hiscox Ltdrevenues decreased 3% to $1.44B. Net loss totaled $150.5Mvs. income of $145.1M. Revenues reflect Hiscox LondonMarket segment decrease of 10% to $276.8M, Hiscox Re & ILSsegment decrease of 7% to $135.5M. Net loss reflects HiscoxRetail segment loss totaling $72.9M vs. income of $138.4M,Corporate Centre segment loss increase from $1.8M to$36.4M.
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Profile Summary

Hiscox Limited is a Bermuda-based insurer company. The Company is a holding company for subsidiaries involved in the business of insurance and reinsurance in Bermuda, the United States, the United Kingdom, Guernsey, Europe and Asia. It operates through four segments: Hiscox Retail, Hiscox London Market, Hiscox Re and Corporate Centre. Its Hiscox Retail consists of Hiscox United Kingdom and Ireland, Hiscox Europe and Hiscox International. The Hiscox United Kingdom and Europe division provides commercial insurance for small- and medium-sized businesses. Its Hiscox London Market consists of the internationally traded insurance business, including lines in property, marine and energy, casualty and other specialty insurance lines. Its Hiscox Re is the reinsurance division of the Company, combining the underwriting platforms in Bermuda, London and Paris. The Corporate Centre consists of the investment return, finance costs and administrative costs associated with its management activities.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated September 6, 2006
Public Since November 15, 2006
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 3,100
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Frequently Asked Questions for Hiscox
What is the Hiscox share price?

As of 20/01/21, shares in Hiscox are trading at 1004p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.46bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Hiscox share price performed this year?

Shares in Hiscox are currently trading at 1004p and the price has moved by -26.09% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Hiscox price has moved by -17.82% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Hiscox?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Hiscox, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 8 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Hiscox is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Hiscox next release its financial results?

Hiscox is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Hiscox dividend yield?

Hiscox does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Hiscox pay a dividend?

Hiscox does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Hiscox next pay dividends?

Hiscox does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Hiscox shares?

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What is the market cap of Hiscox?

Shares in Hiscox are currently trading at 1004p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £3.46bn.

Where are Hiscox shares listed? Where are Hiscox shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Hiscox:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: HSX
What kind of share is Hiscox?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Hiscox is currently classified as a Momentum Trap. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Hiscox share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Hiscox are currently priced at 1004p. At that level they are trading at 2.73% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 1,032.18.

Analysts covering Hiscox currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -0.652 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Hiscox share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Hiscox. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 9.86%. At the current price of 1004p, shares in Hiscox are trading at 15.98% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Hiscox PE Ratio?

We were not able to find PE ratio data for Hiscox.

Who are the key directors of Hiscox?

Hiscox's management team is headed by:

Bronislaw Masojada - CEO
Robert Childs - NEC
Caroline Foulger - NID
Colin Keogh - NID
Hamayou Akbar Hussain - CFO
Steve Langan - CMO
Benjamin Walter - CEX
Michael Goodwin - NID
Marc Wetherhill - GCN
Thomas Hurlimann - NID
Joanne Musselle - EDR
Bob Thaker - CEX
Kate Markham - CEX
Who are the major shareholders of Hiscox?

Here are the top five shareholders of Hiscox based on the size of their shareholding:

Capital World Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.75% (19.9m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.71% (19.8m shares)
T. Rowe Price International (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.99% (17.3m shares)
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.93% (17.1m shares)
American Funds New Perspective Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 4.04% (14.0m shares)
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