Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

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266.10p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.50p
  • 52 Week High: 291.20
  • 52 Week Low: 223.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,961m
  • Volume: 15,207,412
  • Market Cap: £15,862m
  • RiskGrade: 102
  • Beta: 0.00

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 6.2% 658.7%
Div Cover 1.8 1.9
Op Mrgn 17.7% 24.9%
ROCE 15.8%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 9.0 807.9
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.2 1.6
Pr/Book 1.8  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 67.1% -25.0%
PBT 2.0% 17.9%
EPS -2.6% -98.9%
DPS 7.0% -98.9%

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 9,941.30 2,477.92 0.33p 807.9 n/a -99% 0.18p 658.7%
31-Dec-20 10,620.20 2,263.68 0.33p 815.9 n/a -1% 0.19p 715.3%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 18-Jun-2019 17:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 14-Jun-2019 15:03 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 11-Jun-2019 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
10-Jun-19 Buy Dividends John Kingman 269.50p 678 £1,827.21
06-Jun-19 Buy Dividends Jeff Davies 263.88p 87 £229.58
06-Jun-19 Buy Dividends Nigel Wilson 263.88p 797 £2,103.12

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 266.10p
Change Today -2.50p
% Change -0.93 %
52 Week High 291.20
52 Week Low 223.70
Volume 15,207,412
Shares Issued 5,961m
Market Cap £15,862m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 102

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
94.04% above the market average94.04% above the market average94.04% above the market average94.04% above the market average94.04% above the market average
55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average55.56% above the sector average
Price Trend
50.00% above the market average50.00% above the market average50.00% above the market average50.00% above the market average50.00% 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
Income
88.66% above the market average88.66% above the market average88.66% above the market average88.66% above the market average88.66% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average
Growth
55.98% above the market average55.98% above the market average55.98% above the market average55.98% above the market average55.98% 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 5
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 14
buy
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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 20-Jun-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
17:13 76,005 @ 268.45p
17:13 36,862 @ 268.45p
16:47 130,545 @ 267.80p
16:35 8,212,379 @ 266.10p
16:29 1,395 @ 266.90p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies

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