Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) insider Anne MacDonald purchased 2,823 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,041 ($13.59) per share, with a total value of £29,387.43 ($38,359.78).
Shares of Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) opened at 1054.00 on Thursday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,062.24 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,006.82. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 2.97 billion. Hiscox Ltd has a 52-week low of GBX 896.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,106.00.
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 4th were paid a dividend of GBX 8.50 ($0.11) per share. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 4th.
HSX has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Peel Hunt reiterated a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 830 ($10.83) price target on shares of Hiscox in a report on Monday, July 4th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,125 ($14.68) price target on shares of Hiscox in a report on Monday, August 1st. Barclays PLC reiterated an “underweight” rating on shares of Hiscox in a report on Monday, August 1st. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hiscox in a report on Wednesday. Finally, Citigroup Inc. restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,045 ($13.64) price objective on shares of Hiscox in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Hiscox currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 993.69 ($12.97).