Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

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275.20p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.70p
  • 52 Week High: 277.40
  • 52 Week Low: 246.10
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,959m
  • Volume: 13,674,982
  • Market Cap: £16,398m
  • RiskGrade: 80
  • 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.

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Legal and General Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 5.6% 6.0%
Div Cover 2.0 1.6
Op Mrgn 28.7% 25.4%
ROCE 16.9%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.0 10.6
PEG 0.2 n/a
Pr/Revenue 2.1 2.2
Pr/Book 2.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -22.6% -4.4%
PBT 35.9% -6.4%
EPS 55.1% -15.2%
DPS 7.0% 5.7%

Legal and General Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 10,252.00 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%

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-18 7,581.60 1,928.57 25.89p 10.6 n/a -15% 16.23p 6.0%
31-Dec-19 7,968.98 2,113.12 27.58p 10.0 1.5 +6% 17.28p 6.4%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 20-Apr-2018 17:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 19-Apr-2018 17:01 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 19-Apr-2018 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
16-Apr-18 Sell Kerrigan Procter 268.00p 97,217 £260,541.57
16-Apr-18 Transfer From Kerrigan Procter 0.000p 206,843 £0.00
14-Apr-18 Sell Kerrigan Procter 271.10p 36,220 £98,192.42

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 275.20p
Change Today 1.70p
% Change 0.62 %
52 Week High 277.40
52 Week Low 246.10
Volume 13,674,982
Shares Issued 5,959m
Market Cap £16,398m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 80

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
72.18% above the market average72.18% above the market average72.18% above the market average72.18% above the market average72.18% above the market average
20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average
Price Trend
42.22% above the market average42.22% above the market average42.22% above the market average42.22% above the market average42.22% above the market average
45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average
Income
92.14% above the market average92.14% above the market average92.14% above the market average92.14% above the market average92.14% 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
38.73% above the market average38.73% above the market average38.73% above the market average38.73% above the market average38.73% above the market average
40.00% above the sector average40.00% above the sector average40.00% above the sector average40.00% above the sector average40.00% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 6
Buy 3
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 6
Total 19
neutral
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 26-Apr-18 17-Aug-17
Paid 07-Jun-18 21-Sep-17
Amount 11.05p 4.30p

Trades for 20-Apr-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:05 1,859 @ 275.50p
17:01 104,000 @ 275.34p
16:52 837 @ 275.19p
16:52 32,200 @ 275.05p
16:42 2,200 @ 275.14p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies
CEO Kerrigan Procter

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