Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) declared a dividend on Monday, July 31st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 9.50 ($0.12) per share on Wednesday, September 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Hiscox (LON:HSX) traded down 1.13% on Friday, hitting GBX 1307.00. The stock had a trading volume of 251,522 shares. Hiscox has a 12 month low of GBX 978.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,378.00. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,330.89 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,192.61. The stock’s market cap is GBX 3.69 billion.

Several analysts have recently commented on HSX shares. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,250 ($16.23) price target on shares of Hiscox in a research report on Thursday, July 20th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Hiscox in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Stockdale Securities reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Hiscox in a report on Thursday, April 27th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 840 ($10.90) target price on shares of Hiscox in a report on Monday, June 5th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Hiscox to a “neutral” rating and lifted their target price for the company from GBX 1,180 ($15.32) to GBX 1,305 ($16.94) in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,176.83 ($15.28).

In other Hiscox news, insider Colin D. Keogh purchased 2,216 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 14th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,248 ($16.20) per share, for a total transaction of £27,655.68 ($35,902.48). Also, insider Bronek E. Masojada sold 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,236 ($16.05), for a total transaction of £618,000 ($802,284.82).

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About Hiscox

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.

Dividend History for Hiscox (LON:HSX)

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