Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

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276.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -0.90p
  • 52 Week High: 286.20
  • 52 Week Low: 223.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,961m
  • Volume: 13,463,155
  • Market Cap: £16,452m
  • RiskGrade: 103
  • 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 5.9% 6.2%
Div Cover 1.8 1.8
Op Mrgn 17.7% 25.3%
ROCE 15.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.3 8.9
PEG n/a 1.9
Pr/Revenue 1.2 1.7
Pr/Book 1.9  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 67.1% -27.0%
PBT 2.0% 16.3%
EPS -2.6% 4.7%
DPS 7.0% 6.7%

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 9,675.21 2,445.13 31.11p 8.9 1.9 +5% 17.52p 6.2%
31-Dec-20 9,715.53 2,142.03 29.97p 9.2 n/a -4% 18.89p 6.7%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 21-Mar-2019 17:00 RNS
Publication of a Prospectus 20-Mar-2019 13:58 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 19-Mar-2019 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
12-Mar-19 Sell Mark Zinkula 273.90p 106,692 £292,229.40
12-Mar-19 Exercise of option Mark Zinkula 0.000p 106,692 £0.00
06-Mar-19 Exercise of option Mark Zinkula 0.000p 147,288 £0.00

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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 276.00p
Change Today -0.90p
% Change -0.33 %
52 Week High 286.20
52 Week Low 223.70
Volume 13,463,155
Shares Issued 5,961m
Market Cap £16,452m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 103

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
89.24% above the market average89.24% above the market average89.24% above the market average89.24% above the market average89.24% above the market average
55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average
Price Trend
71.77% above the market average71.77% above the market average71.77% above the market average71.77% above the market average71.77% above the market average
80.00% above the sector average80.00% above the sector average80.00% above the sector average80.00% above the sector average80.00% above the sector average
Income
86.21% above the market average86.21% above the market average86.21% above the market average86.21% above the market average86.21% above 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
Growth
54.13% above the market average54.13% above the market average54.13% above the market average54.13% above the market average54.13% above the market average
11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 6
Buy 2
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 4
Total 16
neutral
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 25-Apr-19 16-Aug-18
Paid 06-Jun-19 27-Sep-18
Amount 11.82p 4.60p

Trades for 21-Mar-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
17:06 5,278 @ 275.41p
17:06 21,442 @ 275.41p
16:35 4,470,283 @ 276.00p
16:29 1,905 @ 275.60p
16:29 1,176 @ 275.60p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies

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