Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

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276.20p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.20p
  • 52 Week High: 278.30
  • 52 Week Low: 232.80
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,958m
  • Volume: 14,578,382
  • Market Cap: £16,457m
  • RiskGrade: 46

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 5.2% 5.6%
Div Cover 1.5 1.7
Op Mrgn 20.0% 25.7%
ROCE 16.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 12.5 10.6
PEG 0.6 0.6
Pr/Revenue 1.6 2.1
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 63.3% -24.6%
PBT 32.0% 7.0%
EPS 19.5% 16.9%
DPS 7.1% 6.5%

Legal and General Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 5,668.00 1,207.00 13.84p 10.5 1.0 +11% 7.65p 5.3%
31-Dec-13 6,162.00 1,325.00 15.20p 14.7 1.5 +10% 9.30p 4.2%
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 10,325.00 1,867.00 22.20p 11.2 0.6 +20% 14.35p 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-17 7,780.79 1,997.07 25.95p 10.7 0.6 +17% 15.28p 5.6%
31-Dec-18 8,352.85 1,829.85 24.75p 11.2 n/a -5% 16.23p 5.9%
31-Dec-19 7,556.50 1,966.32 26.58p 10.4 1.4 +7% 17.20p 6.3%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 19-Jan-2018 07:00 RNS
TR-1 11-Jan-2018 13:08 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 03-Jan-2018 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
02-Jan-18 Buy Nigel Wilson 271.95p 72 £195.80
02-Jan-18 Buy Kerrigan Procter 271.95p 71 £193.08
02-Jan-18 Buy Jeff Davies 271.95p 72 £195.80

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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 276.20p
Change Today -1.20p
% Change -0.43 %
52 Week High 278.30
52 Week Low 232.80
Volume 14,578,382
Shares Issued 5,958m
Market Cap £16,457m
RiskGrade 46

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
74.72% above the market average74.72% above the market average74.72% above the market average74.72% above the market average74.72% above the market average
11.11% above the sector average11.11% above the sector average11.11% above the sector average11.11% above the sector average11.11% above the sector average
Price Trend
31.70% above the market average31.70% above the market average31.70% above the market average31.70% above the market average31.70% above the market average
16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average
Income
86.08% above the market average86.08% above the market average86.08% above the market average86.08% above the market average86.08% 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
Growth
69.76% above the market average69.76% above the market average69.76% above the market average69.76% above the market average69.76% 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 6
Buy 2
Neutral 6
Sell 0
Strong Sell 4
Total 18
neutral
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 17-Aug-17 27-Apr-17
Paid 21-Sep-17 08-Jun-17
Amount 4.30p 10.35p

Trades for 19-Jan-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:59 15,052 @ 277.54p
16:52 813 @ 276.32p
16:51 82,625 @ 276.23p
16:51 2,398 @ 278.30p
16:51 100 @ 276.57p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies
CEO Kerrigan Procter

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