Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

227.30p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.20p
  • 52 Week High: 318.40
  • 52 Week Low: 138.60
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,967m
  • Volume: 761,189
  • Market Cap: £13,562m
  • RiskGrade: 246

Legal and General Overview

Long established life insurance group and one of the pioneers of low cost tracker funds. The company has more than 5.4m customers and employs over 8,800 staff and owns operations in the US, France, the Netherlands and Germany as well as its main UK business.

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Legal and General Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 7.7% 7.9%
Div Cover 1.7 1.6
Op Mrgn 16.0% 16.7%
ROCE 15.1%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.5 8.2
PEG 4.9 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.9 0.8
Pr/Book 1.4  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 18.4% -27.4%
PBT 1.3% -14.5%
EPS 1.5% -5.2%
DPS 7.0% 1.7%

Legal and General Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-15 6,321.00 1,414.00 18.58p 14.4 1.3 +11% 13.40p 5.0%
31-Dec-16 10,252.00 1,517.00 19.68p 12.6 2.1 +6% 14.35p 5.8%
31-Dec-17 7,932.00 2,061.00 30.52p 9.0 0.2 +55% 15.35p 5.6%
31-Dec-18 12,843.00 2,129.00 30.07p 7.7 n/a -2% 16.42p 7.1%
31-Dec-19 15,203.00 2,156.00 30.53p 9.9 5.0 +2% 17.57p 5.8%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Legal and General Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-20 11,040.49 1,842.39 28.95p 7.9 n/a -5% 17.87p 7.9%
31-Dec-21 12,688.32 1,983.08 29.22p 7.8 8.2 +1% 18.86p 8.3%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 12-Aug-2020 17:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 07-Aug-2020 07:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 06-Aug-2020 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
03-Aug-20 Buy Jeff Davies 213.80p 91 £194.56
03-Aug-20 Buy Kerrigan Procter 213.80p 91 £194.56
03-Aug-20 Buy Nigel Wilson 213.80p 91 £194.56

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Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Legal and General Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 227.30p
Change Today -1.20p
% Change -0.53 %
52 Week High 318.40
52 Week Low 138.60
Volume 761,189
Shares Issued 5,967m
Market Cap £13,562m
RiskGrade 246

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
64.71% above the market average64.71% above the market average64.71% above the market average64.71% above the market average64.71% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Price Trend
12.82% below the market average12.82% below the market average12.82% below the market average12.82% below the market average12.82% below the market average
33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average
Income
96.71% above the market average96.71% above the market average96.71% above the market average96.71% above the market average96.71% above the market average
25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average
Growth
33.55% above the market average33.55% above the market average33.55% above the market average33.55% above the market average33.55% above the market average
25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 0
Neutral 5
Sell 1
Strong Sell 3
Total 17
buy
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 13-Aug-20 23-Apr-20
Paid 24-Sep-20 04-Jun-20
Amount 4.93p 12.64p

Trades for 14-Aug-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
08:43 100 @ 227.30p
08:43 300 @ 227.30p
08:43 610 @ 227.40p
08:43 447 @ 227.40p
08:43 621 @ 227.40p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies
CEO Michelle Scrimgeour

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