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Hastings Group Hldg PLC

HSTG.L

Latest Trade

174.10GBp

Change

3.00(+1.75%)

Volume

101,146

Today's Range

171.80

 - 

175.00

52 Week Range

169.50

 - 

235.45

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
171.10
Open
172.30
Volume
101,146
3M AVG Volume
9.98
Today's High
175.00
Today's Low
171.80
52 Week High
235.45
52 Week Low
169.50
Shares Out (MIL)
661.25
Market Cap (MIL)
1,132.73
Forward P/E
12.33
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Hastings Group Holdings PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Latest Developments

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Hastings Group Posts Gross Written Premiums Up 2% For 9 Months

Insurer Hastings' HY Profit Slumps As Injury Rate Change Bites

Hastings' insurance arm says change in Ogden rate will result in 8.4 million pound pre-tax charge

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About Hastings Group Hldg PLC

Hastings Group Holdings plc, formerly Hastings Group Holdings Limited, is a holding company. The Company provides general insurance. Its segments include Underwriting, Retail and Corporate. The Underwriting segment includes underwriting business based in Gibraltar. The Underwriting segment includes its subsidiaries, Advantage Insurance Company Limited (AICL), which is engaged in underwriting general insurance, primarily private car insurance in the United Kingdom, and Conquest House Limited, which owns property utilized by the Company. AICL also underwrites the United Kingdom home policies under a co-insurance arrangement. The Retail segment includes provision of insurance broking services to the private car, van, bike and home markets in the United Kingdom, and broking services provided on behalf of a panel of external third-party insurers. The Corporate segment includes the results of various head office companies, whose primary activities are as holding and finance companies.

Industry

Insurance (Prop. & Casualty)

Contact Info

Conquest House, Collington Avenue

+44.1424.738366

https://www.hastingsplc.com/

Executive Leadership

Gary Andrew Hoffman

Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Tobias van der Meer

Chief Executive Officer, Director

John Worth

Group Chief Financial Officer, Director

Anthony Leppard

Company Secretary

Hermanus Lambertus Bosman

Non-Executive Director

Key Stats

2.69 mean rating - 16 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2016

0.6K

2017

0.7K

2018

0.8K

2019(E)

0.8K
EPS (GBp)

2016

14.700

2017

21.900

2018

22.500

2019(E)

13.871
Price To Earnings (TTM)
11.77
Price To Sales (TTM)
1.51
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.78
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
9.49
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
38.40
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
38.40
Return on Investment (TTM)
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Return on Equity (TTM)
3.13

Latest News

Latest News

Hastings warns on loss ratio as claims cost continues to bite

Hastings Group <HSTG.L> said on Friday the insurer's annual loss ratio may move above its target range if the cost of claims continue to increase in a highly competitive UK motor insurance sector, that is also facing a regulatory clampdown on prices.

Hastings reports 2% rise in nine-month written premiums

Insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc on Friday reported a 2% rise in gross written premiums for the first nine months of 2019, as it signed more policies.

Motor insurer Hastings warns of hit from discount rate change

British motor insurer Hastings <HSTG.L> warned on Tuesday of a $10 million (£8.03 million) hit to its profits from a change in the discount rate used to calculate compensation for personal injuries, with rivals expected to follow.

Hastings says FY loss ratio to be at higher end of target range

Insurer Hastings Group said on Friday its loss ratio for the year would inch towards the higher end of its target range as third-party property damage costs rose, even as it reported higher quarterly gross written premiums.

Insurer Hastings rides ahead of competition as customer base grows

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc said on Friday first-quarter gross written premiums rose 4 percent as more customers bought policies, even as it battled intense competition.

British insurer Hastings profit rises as it adds more customers

Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported a 2.6 percent rise in 2018 profit, as the insurer added more customers which helped it combat a drop in the price of motor insurance policies in Britain last year.

British insurer Hastings profit up on higher customer addition

Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported a 2.6 percent rise in 2018 profit, as higher customer addition helped the insurer battle a dip in cost of motor insurance policies in Britain last year.

Insurer Hastings brings in MS Amlin CFO as finance chief

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc said on Friday Richard Hoskins will retire as its chief financial officer after nearly four years in the role.

Hastings posts higher written premiums, but warns of competition

Hastings Group Holdings Plc <HSTG.L> reported a rise in gross written premiums for the first nine months on Thursday, as cost of motor insurance policies rose in Britain, but the insurer warned of continuing competition.

Hastings reports 3.4 pct rise in 9-month gross written premiums

Insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported on Thursday a 3.4 percent rise in gross written premiums for a nine-month period, as cost of motor insurance policies rose in Britain for the first time in twelve months, but the company warned of competition.

Hastings profit climbs as insurance demand offsets drop in prices

Insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc <HSTG.L> reported on Wednesday a 22 percent jump in first-half adjusted operating profit, as demand for its insurance products helped offset lower motor insurance prices and bad weather claims.

UK insurer Hastings' first-half operating profit jumps 22 pct

Insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported on Wednesday a 22 percent rise in first-half adjusted operating profit, as demand for its insurance products helped offset lower motor insurance prices and bad weather claims.

Motor insurer Hastings slips on ice, shares slide

British motor insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc <HSTG.L> reported higher claims costs due to icy weather and a slowdown in gross written premium growth in the first quarter, sending its shares down seven percent on Thursday.

UK insurer Hastings Q1 revenue rises 12 pct

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported on Thursday a 12 percent jump in first-quarter net revenue, buoyed by an increase in customer base and market share.

BRIEF-Hastings Says Live Customer Policies Increased To 2.67 Mln As At 31 March 2018, 10 Pct Increase

* LIVE CUSTOMER POLICIES INCREASED TO 2.67 MILLION AS AT 31 MARCH 2018, A 10% YEAR ON YEAR INCREASE

Hastings full-year operating profit jumps 39 percent

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported a 39 percent jump in full-year adjusted operating profit, as it provided insurance to more customers and increased its market share.

BRIEF-Hastings Records 13 Pct Rise In Live Customer Policies As At Dec. 2017

* LIVE CUSTOMER POLICIES 2.64 MILLION AS AT 31 DECEMBER 2017, A 13% YEAR ON YEAR INCREASE

UK insurer Hastings FY operating profit jumps 39 percent

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported a 39 percent jump in full-year adjusted operating profit, as it provided insurance to more customers and increased its market share.

UK insurer Hastings reports rise in 9-month gross written premiums

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc <HSTG.L> reported a rise in nine-month gross written premiums, as legal changes drove up the cost of motor insurance and policies rose.

UPDATE 1-UK insurer Hastings reports rise in 9-mth gross written premiums

British insurer Hastings Group Holdings Plc reported a rise in nine-month gross written premiums, as legal changes drove up the cost of motor insurance and policies rose.

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