HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

The Company provides specialized property and casualty, surety, and group life, accident and health insurance coverages and related agency and reinsurance brokerage services to commercial customers and individuals.

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All Players

160 Outperform
13 Underperform
 

All-Star Players

38 Outperform
1 Underperform
 

Wall Street

11 Outperform
0 Underperform
 

Top HCC Bull/Bear Pitches

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mrindependent (52.44)
Submitted August 18, 2009

HCC Insurance Holdings grows steadily and maintains a longterm roe of 11%. Historically, these statistics are good enough to justify and average p/bv ratio of 1.7. The stock is a bargain at 1.0 times book value and the company's Stockscouter rating… More

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Member Avatar rtc76 (32.44) Submitted: 4/9/2013 2:10:33 PM : Outperform Start Price: $40.45 HCC Score: -95.53

In a challenging interest rate environment, underwriting profit is essential. HCC has some of the lowest combined ratios in the insurance biz, and the company philosophy is explicitly focused on book value growth and maintaining underwriting profitability. At $42 it's underpriced with a margin of safety according to my calculations.

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Member Avatar SHICEL (23.15) Submitted: 3/31/2012 9:06:27 PM : Outperform Start Price: $29.04 HCC Score: -88.02

chart looks good

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Member Avatar robertbrooker (27.38) Submitted: 5/16/2011 8:48:09 AM : Outperform Start Price: $29.69 HCC Score: -99.73

I am a BetterInvesting member and selected this stock with my SSG (www.betterinvesting.org).

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

BullRider18

BullRider18 (28.19) Score: +233.40

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in HCC.

Top
Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
BullRider18 28.19 3/6/2009 Underperform 5Y $18.16 +50.47% +283.87% +233.40 0 Comment
UV2OF < 20 2/20/2009 Underperform 1Y $18.96 +44.11% +239.66% +195.55 0 Comment
jgseattle 26.81 1/30/2009 Underperform NS $20.33 +34.39% +211.66% +177.27 2 Comments
CrazyCal17 81.90 10/2/2008 Underperform 5Y $20.89 +30.76% +135.38% +104.63 0 Comment
NeuroTrader < 20 5/12/2010 Underperform 3M $23.47 +16.40% +120.23% +103.83 0 Comment
bobbob12345 61.26 2/20/2008 Underperform 3W $21.55 +26.75% +97.08% +70.33 1 Comment
kellyree < 20 9/17/2007 Underperform 5Y $23.56 +15.97% +82.33% +66.36 0 Comment
Whoovzdaman < 20 7/9/2008 Underperform 3Y $18.86 +44.86% +107.27% +62.41 1 Comment
neverevergiveup 24.66 6/10/2008 Underperform 3W $20.38 +34.06% +94.78% +60.72 0 Comment
skiprof < 20 6/11/2008 Underperform 3W $20.35 +34.23% +94.64% +60.41 0 Comment

Wall Street

See what the Wall Street professionals think, according to their public statements and filings.

Player Name Player
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
S&P
Gain
Score End Date Commentary
TrackKBW 94.49 11/1/2012 Outperform NS $33.91 -19.43% +80.80% -100.23 0 Comment
TrackJanney 82.93 10/1/2012 Outperform NS $31.90 -14.34% +77.21% -91.56 0 Comment
TrackZacks < 20 8/27/2012 Outperform 3M $32.36 +8.86% -2.39% +11.25 11/9/2012 @ $35.23 1 Comment
TrackJMP 82.89 7/7/2010 Outperform NS $22.17 +23.21% +145.81% -122.60 0 Comment
TrackStandpoint 39.18 5/22/2009 Outperform NS $22.23 +53.19% +61.38% -8.19 9/12/2012 @ $34.06 0 Comment
TrackOppenheimer 66.78 3/10/2009 Outperform NS $17.49 +56.17% +274.94% -218.77 0 Comment
TrackWunderlich < 20 2/13/2009 Outperform NS $21.78 +25.42% +211.96% -186.54 0 Comment
TrackKeyBanc 97.68 7/21/2008 Outperform NS $18.11 +50.87% +109.00% -58.14 0 Comment
TrackRBCCapMkts 88.34 7/11/2008 Outperform NS $17.92 +52.47% +113.17% -60.69 0 Comment
TrackJohnKeeley < 20 3/31/2008 Outperform NS $19.49 +40.19% +103.42% -63.24 1 Comment
TrackDreman 76.13 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.39 +12.00% +75.86% -63.86 2 Comments
TrackJohnRogers 72.69 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.39 +12.00% +75.86% -63.86 7 Comments
TrackRonBaron 79.03 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $24.39 +12.00% +75.86% -63.86 1 Comment
TrackFerrisBaker < 20 9/25/2007 Outperform NS $25.00 +25.38% -8.82% +34.20 4/17/2012 @ $31.35 0 Comment

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