Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

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250.30p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.80p
  • 52 Week High: 261.20
  • 52 Week Low: 165.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,955m
  • Volume: 11,035,073
  • Market Cap: £14,906m
  • RiskGrade: 85
  • Beta: 0.98

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 (26-05-2017)

6 Month Chart

Legal and General Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 5.7% 6.1%
Div Cover 1.5 1.4
Op Mrgn 20.0% 20.3%
ROCE 16.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 11.3 11.4
PEG 0.6 n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.4 2.1
Pr/Book 2.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 63.3% -22.0%
PBT 32.0% -12.3%
EPS 19.5% -0.8%
DPS 7.1% 6.6%

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 8,051.47 1,637.03 22.03p 11.4 n/a -1% 15.29p 6.1%
31-Dec-18 8,560.21 1,713.70 23.31p 10.7 1.8 +6% 16.16p 6.5%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 26-May-2017 14:30 RNS
Result of AGM 25-May-2017 17:00 RNS
L&G UPDATES ON ITS SOLVENCY II POSITION 19-May-2017 07:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
03-May-17 Buy Julia Wilson 249.90p 11,425 £28,551.08
02-May-17 Buy Kerrigan Procter 251.24p 76 £190.95
02-May-17 Buy Jeff Davies 251.24p 77 £193.46

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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 250.30p
Change Today -1.80p
% Change -0.71 %
52 Week High 261.20
52 Week Low 165.00
Volume 11,035,073
Shares Issued 5,955m
Market Cap £14,906m
Beta 0.98
RiskGrade 85

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
86.17% above the market average86.17% above the market average86.17% above the market average86.17% above the market average86.17% above the market average
77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average77.78% above the sector average
Price Trend
19.18% below the market average19.18% below the market average19.18% below the market average19.18% below the market average19.18% below the market average
16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average
Income
93.95% above the market average93.95% above the market average93.95% above the market average93.95% above the market average93.95% 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
66.67% above the market average66.67% above the market average66.67% above the market average66.67% above the market average66.67% 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 8
Buy 0
Neutral 9
Sell 0
Strong Sell 5
Total 22
neutral
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 27-Apr-17 18-Aug-16
Paid 08-Jun-17 22-Sep-16
Amount 10.35p 4.00p

Trades for 26-May-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:02 12,759 @ 250.59p
17:02 182,122 @ 250.22p
17:02 159,656 @ 250.60p
17:02 85,971 @ 250.63p
17:02 29,895 @ 250.18p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies
CEO Kerrigan Procter

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