HCI Group Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks (HCI)
HCI Group (NYSE:HCI) was downgraded by Zacks from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They currently have a $46.10 target price on the stock. Zacks‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 6.61% from the stock’s previous close.
Separately, analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods initiated coverage on shares of HCI Group in a research note on Tuesday. They set a “market perform” rating and a $46.00 price target on the stock. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $47.14.
HCI Group (NYSE:HCI) traded up 0.28% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $43.36. 42,766 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. HCI Group has a one year low of $33.50 and a one year high of $53.61. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $41.25 and a 200-day moving average of $39.94. The company has a market cap of $485.7 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.19.
HCI Group (NYSE:HCI) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, August 5th. The company reported $1.39 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.14. The company had revenue of $66.28 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $68.70 million. HCI Group’s revenue was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that HCI Group will post $4.74 EPS for the current fiscal year.
HCI Group Inc, formerly Homeowners Choice, Inc, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the property and casualty insurance business.
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