Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

274.25p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.25p
  • 52 Week High: 291.20
  • 52 Week Low: 216.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,965m
  • Volume: 3,271,961
  • Market Cap: £16,359m
  • RiskGrade: 141
  • Beta: 1.28

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 6.0% 6.5%
Div Cover 1.8 1.8
Op Mrgn 17.7% 22.4%
ROCE 15.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.2 8.4
PEG n/a 1.0
Pr/Revenue 1.2 1.5
Pr/Book 1.9  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 67.1% -20.2%
PBT 2.0% 12.8%
EPS -2.6% 8.3%
DPS 7.0% 6.9%

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 10,573.47 2,371.61 32.19p 8.5 1.0 +8% 17.55p 6.5%
31-Dec-20 11,069.40 2,239.88 32.43p 8.4 10.9 +1% 18.73p 7.0%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Publication of Suppl.Prospcts 08-Nov-2019 11:40 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 04-Nov-2019 17:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 01-Nov-2019 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
01-Nov-19 Buy Jeff Davies 265.00p 73 £193.45
01-Nov-19 Buy Kerrigan Procter 265.00p 73 £193.45
01-Nov-19 Buy Nigel Wilson 265.00p 73 £193.45

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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 274.25p
Change Today 2.25p
% Change 0.83 %
52 Week High 291.20
52 Week Low 216.70
Volume 3,271,961
Shares Issued 5,965m
Market Cap £16,359m
Beta 1.28
RiskGrade 141

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
93.82% above the market average93.82% above the market average93.82% above the market average93.82% above the market average93.82% 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
43.46% above the market average43.46% above the market average43.46% above the market average43.46% above the market average43.46% above the market average
60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average
Income
90.69% above the market average90.69% above the market average90.69% above the market average90.69% above the market average90.69% 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
Growth
57.82% above the market average57.82% above the market average57.82% above the market average57.82% above the market average57.82% 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 6
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 15
buy
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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 12-Nov-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
14:09 362 @ 274.25p
14:09 8,665 @ 274.20p
14:08 303 @ 274.20p
14:08 557 @ 274.20p
14:08 120 @ 274.20p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies
CEO Michelle Scrimgeour

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