Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) insider Colin D. Keogh acquired 1,057 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,280 ($17.21) per share, with a total value of £13,529.60 ($18,194.73).

Hiscox Ltd (LON HSX) opened at 1280.00 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1,294.43 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,224.45. Hiscox Ltd has a 52-week low of GBX 978.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,378.00. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 3.62 billion.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th were paid a dividend of GBX 9.50 ($0.13) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.7%.

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A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,375 ($18.49) price target on shares of Hiscox in a research report on Wednesday. Peel Hunt decreased their target price on Hiscox from GBX 980 ($13.18) to GBX 910 ($12.24) and set a “reduce” rating for the company in a research report on Friday. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Monday, September 18th. Stockdale Securities reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,008 ($13.56) price target on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. Hiscox has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,184.42 ($15.93).

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.

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