Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

   Trade now with Barclays Stockbrokers   Trade now with Barclays   Sponsored by Barclays Stockbrokers

221.70p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.20p
  • 52 Week High: 291.20p
  • 52 Week Low: 220.50p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,964m
  • Volume: 15,993,642
  • Market Cap: £13,223m
  • RiskGrade: 115
  • Beta: 0.01

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.

1 Day Chart (23-08-2019)

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

Legal and General Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 7.4% 7.8%
Div Cover 1.8 1.8
Op Mrgn 17.7% 21.2%
ROCE 15.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.5 6.8
PEG n/a 0.7
Pr/Revenue 1.0 1.2
Pr/Book 1.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 67.1% -13.7%
PBT 2.0% 15.5%
EPS -2.6% 9.3%
DPS 7.0% 7.0%

Legal and General Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 10,168.00 1,413.00 16.70p 14.9 1.5 +10% 11.25p 4.5%
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 13,253.00 2,102.00 29.72p 7.8 n/a -3% 16.42p 7.1%

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-19 11,433.63 2,426.81 32.48p 6.8 0.7 +9% 17.56p 7.8%
31-Dec-20 12,060.54 2,255.33 32.99p 6.7 4.3 +2% 18.71p 8.3%

Copyright © 2019 FactSet Research Systems Inc. All rights reserved.

Legal and General Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 23-Aug-2019 08:28 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 09-Aug-2019 09:01 RNS
L&G Half Year Results 2019 Part 3 07-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
01-Aug-19 Buy Kerrigan Procter 260.50p 75 £195.38
01-Aug-19 Buy Jeff Davies 260.50p 75 £195.38
01-Aug-19 Buy Nigel Wilson 260.50p 75 £195.38

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

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 221.70p
Change Today 1.20p
% Change 0.54 %
52 Week High 291.20p
52 Week Low 220.50p
Volume 15,993,642
Shares Issued 5,964m
Market Cap £13,223m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 115

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
97.98% above the market average97.98% above the market average97.98% above the market average97.98% above the market average97.98% above the market average
55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average
Price Trend Not Available
Income
94.55% above the market average94.55% above the market average94.55% above the market average94.55% above the market average94.55% above the market average
55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average
Growth
56.78% above the market average56.78% above the market average56.78% above the market average56.78% above the market average56.78% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 5
Sell 0
Strong Sell 3
Total 15
buy
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 15-Aug-19 25-Apr-19
Paid 26-Sep-19 06-Jun-19
Amount 4.93p 11.82p

Trades for 23-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
17:01 540 @ 224.83p
17:01 1,866 @ 224.83p
17:01 354 @ 224.82p
17:01 2,898 @ 224.72p
17:01 4,197 @ 224.72p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies

Top of Page