HCI Group, Inc. (HCI) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, November 1st.
HCI Group (NYSE:HCI) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The insurance provider reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $67.58 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $64.33 million. HCI Group had a net margin of 13.52% and a return on equity of 15.65%. The firm’s revenue was up 9.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.71 EPS. On average, analysts expect HCI Group to post $0.17 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3.45 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) opened at 38.03 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $379.77 million, a P/E ratio of 10.47 and a beta of 2.31. HCI Group, Inc. has a 12 month low of $25.50 and a 12 month high of $50.93. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $36.90 and its 200 day moving average is $42.65.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 16th. HCI Group’s payout ratio is currently 38.36%.
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In related news, CEO Paresh Patel purchased 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 20th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $36.06 per share, with a total value of $36,060.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 227,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $8,185,620. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Insiders have bought 1,565 shares of company stock valued at $56,894 in the last three months. Corporate insiders own 20.37% of the company’s stock.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub downgraded shares of HCI Group from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of HCI Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. TheStreet downgraded shares of HCI Group from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of HCI Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Finally, SunTrust Banks, Inc. assumed coverage on shares of HCI Group in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. They set a “buy” rating and a $52.00 price target for the company. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $43.33.
HCI Group Company Profile
HCI Group, Inc (HCI) is an insurance holding company. The Company operates through four operating divisions: property and casualty insurance, reinsurance, investment real estate and information technology. Its operations include Insurance Operations and Other Operations. Its Insurance Operations include property and casualty insurance, and reinsurance.
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