Hiscox Ltd (LON:HSX) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,222.50 ($16.45).

A number of analysts have weighed in on HSX shares. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Hiscox in a report on Monday, September 18th. Citigroup restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,350 ($18.17) price objective on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,375 ($18.51) price objective on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Wednesday, September 27th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 980 ($13.19) price objective on shares of Hiscox in a research note on Thursday, September 7th.

Shares of Hiscox (LON:HSX) traded up GBX 5.41 ($0.07) during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1,363 ($18.34). 360,100 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 470,191. Hiscox has a 12-month low of GBX 978 ($13.16) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,470 ($19.78).

In other Hiscox news, insider Colin D. Keogh bought 1,057 shares of Hiscox stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,280 ($17.23) per share, with a total value of £13,529.60 ($18,209.42). Also, insider Richard Watson sold 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,450 ($19.52), for a total transaction of £725,000 ($975,773.89).

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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.

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