Legal & General Group (LGEN)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

281.30p
   
  • Change Today:
      7.60p
  • 52 Week High: 296.40
  • 52 Week Low: 178.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 5,968m
  • Volume: 11,068,833
  • Market Cap: £16,787m
  • RiskGrade: 166
  • 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 6.2% 6.7%
Div Cover 1.3 1.7
Op Mrgn 14.4% 17.8%
ROCE 10.6%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 12.7 9.1
PEG n/a 0.2
Pr/Revenue 1.3 1.3
Pr/Book 1.7  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -17.5% 0.8%
PBT -30.5% 50.1%
EPS -27.6% 39.6%
DPS n/a 3.9%

Legal and General Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 12,843.00 2,129.00 30.07p 7.7 n/a -2% 16.42p 7.1%
31-Dec-19 15,203.00 2,156.00 30.53p 9.9 5.0 +2% 17.57p 5.8%
31-Dec-20 12,545.00 1,499.00 22.11p 12.0 n/a -28% 17.57p 6.6%

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-21 12,641.83 2,250.18 30.87p 9.1 0.2 +40% 18.26p 6.7%
31-Dec-22 13,243.78 2,449.70 33.28p 8.5 1.1 +8% 19.04p 7.0%

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Legal and General Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 05-May-2021 17:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 04-May-2021 17:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights 04-May-2021 17:00 RNS

Latest Legal and General Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
04-May-21 Buy Jeff Davies 274.20p 72 £197.42
04-May-21 Buy Nigel Wilson 274.20p 72 £197.42
04-May-21 Buy John Kingman 274.60p 598 £1,642.11

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 281.30p
Change Today 7.60p
% Change 2.78 %
52 Week High 296.40
52 Week Low 178.00
Volume 11,068,833
Shares Issued 5,968m
Market Cap £16,787m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 166

Legal and General Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
96.95% above the market average96.95% above the market average96.95% above the market average96.95% above the market average96.95% above the market average
42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average
Price Trend Not Available
Income
96.04% above the market average96.04% above the market average96.04% above the market average96.04% above the market average96.04% above the market average
42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average
Growth
54.76% below the market average54.76% below the market average54.76% below the market average54.76% below the market average54.76% below the market average
42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 1
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 17
buy
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Legal and General Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 15-Apr-21 13-Aug-20
Paid 27-May-21 24-Sep-20
Amount 12.64p 4.93p

Trades for 06-May-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 3,454,500 @ 281.30p
16:29 830 @ 281.30p
16:29 2,684 @ 281.22p
16:29 1,849 @ 281.22p
16:29 21 @ 281.30p

Legal and General Key Personnel

Chair John Kingman
CFO Jeff Davies

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