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Legal & General Group Plc Company Profile (LON:LGEN)

Consensus Ratings for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Rating(s), 3 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.42)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 267.41

Analysts' Ratings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/24/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/24/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016RBC CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Goldman SachsReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 265View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 192 -> GBX 199View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/25/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 275View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 298View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/19/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 250View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/6/2016Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/30/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 301 -> GBX 269View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/15/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 180View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/15/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 305View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/14/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/18/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 315View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/16/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetUnder ReviewGBX 310 -> GBX 276View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/27/2015Credit SuisseReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 285View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/18/2015HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 315View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/10/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 244 -> GBX 272View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/14/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 264View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/3/2014Oriel Securities LtdDowngradeSellGBX 200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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Earnings Estimates for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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Dividend History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
3/15/2016GBX 9.954.36%4/28/20164/28/20166/9/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015GBX 3.451.27%8/13/20158/13/20159/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2015GBX 8.352.95%4/23/20154/23/20156/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014GBX 2.901.25%8/27/20148/27/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/5/2014GBX 6.902.92%4/23/20144/23/20146/4/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/1/2016Popham,StuartInsiderBuy683GBX 239£1,632.37Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy694GBX 223£1,547.62Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/17/2016Wilson,NigelInsiderSell77,583GBX 239£185,423.37Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,086GBX 231£2,508.66Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,092GBX 230£2,511.60Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016Zlatkus,LizabethInsiderBuy737GBX 243£1,790.91Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/14/2016Wilson,NigelInsiderSell137,130GBX 245£335,968.50Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/4/2016Stewart,John MInsiderBuy2,953GBX 262£7,736.86Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/1/2015Swantee,OlafInsiderBuy567GBX 273£1,547.91Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy84GBX 262£220.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/2/2015Swantee,OlafInsiderBuy590GBX 262£1,545.80Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/2/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy92GBX 239£219.88Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/1/2015Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy645GBX 240£1,548Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/2/2015Wilson,NigelInsiderBuy80GBX 248£198.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/1/2015Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,007GBX 249£2,507.43Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/4/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy85GBX 260£221Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/3/2015Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy597GBX 259£1,546.23Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/3/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy86GBX 253£217.58Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2015Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,004GBX 2.50GBX 2,510Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/24/2015Mark ZinkulaInsiderSell35,736GBX 263.40£94,128.62Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 08:45 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) price target maintained to GBX0 as announced today by Deutsche Bank
06/24/16 04:55 PMOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) - FTSE News
06/24/16 07:35 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price maintained to GBX0 as issued in a report today by Shore Capital
06/24/16 05:53 AM[$$] Insurance sector hit hard by Brexit vote - [at Financial Times] - Shares across the insurance sector fell heavily in the wake of Britain voting to leave the EU, with many in the industry concerned about the impact of the referendum result on Lloyd's, London's insurance ...
06/24/16 03:49 AM[$$] Asset managers reel after Brexit vote - [at Financial Times] - Share prices of London-listed asset managers fell sharply in highly volatile trading following the UK's historic vote to leave the EU. Aberdeen Asset Management dropped 32 per cent while Schroders tumbled ...
06/24/16 02:00 AM3 FTSE 100 stocks forecast to yield over 5%: Aviva plc, Legal & General Group plc and SSE plc -
06/24/16 12:17 AM[$$] The Rich Column: A family affair - [at Financial Times] - One of Britain's largest mortgage providers has been accused of granting £5bn worth of loans without any formal checks on borrowers' ability to repay - in a disturbing echo of the subprime mortgage scandal ...
06/23/16 08:38 AMKingman Grilled By PRA In Quest For L&G Chair -
06/22/16 03:00 PMLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Broker Roundup - Fiscal Standard
06/19/16 04:08 AM[$$] 'There is no real upside for asset managers' - [at Financial Times] - Ask any UK asset management boss whether their company will be badly affected by Britain leaving the EU, and you get a resounding "no". At a recent event with the chief executive of one of the ...
06/18/16 09:17 AMWill Aviva plc or Legal & General Group plc be hurt more by a Brexit?
06/16/16 09:14 AMGoldman Sachs reiterated Legal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) as 'Neutral' With 265 PT - FTSE News
06/16/16 09:14 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) stock price target held steady to GBX300 as announced today by RBC Capital ... - Breaking Finance News
06/16/16 09:14 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price maintained to GBX265, reported today by Goldman Sachs - Breaking Finance News
06/15/16 04:56 PMLegal & General Group Plc 40.1% Potential Upside Indicated by RBC Capital Markets - DirectorsTalk Interviews
06/12/16 01:01 AMI cancelled my investment within the 'cooling off' period, but I still lost money -
06/06/16 08:39 AMLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Earns “Overweight” Rating from Barclays - Let Me Know About This
06/05/16 08:05 PMPRESS DIGEST- British Business - June 6 - [Reuters] - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Martin Sorrell is facing a shareholder rebellion over his 70 million pounds ($100.72 million) pay package as chief executive of WPP Plc. Two proxy advisory firms, Pirc and ShareSoc, are advising investors to oppose the advertising group's remuneration report on Wednesday, while another, ISS, is recommending only "qualified support" for the report. John Kingman, the most senior civil servant in the Treasury, is being lined up to take on the chairmanship of Legal & General Group Plc in one of the most eye-catching moves from Whitehall to the City in years.
06/04/16 04:55 PMLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs - Let Me Know About This
06/04/16 07:42 AMLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank - Let Me Know About This
06/04/16 07:28 AMThree surprise power plays: Direct Line Insurance Group plc, Smith & Nephew plc and Legal & General Group plc -
06/02/16 07:49 AMGoldman Sachs Gives Legal & General Group PLC Price Target With Potential 12.38% Upside - FTSE News - FTSE NewsGoldman Sachs Gives Legal & General Group PLC Price Target With Potential 12.38% UpsideFTSE NewsLegal & General Group plc is engaged in life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management, and various general insurance and health business. The Company operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), which ...and more »
06/02/16 07:49 AMLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Acquires £1632.37 in Stock - Let Me Know About This - Share Trading NewsLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Acquires £1632.37 in StockLet Me Know About ThisLegal & General Group Plc logo Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) insider Popham,Stuart purchased 683 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 1st. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 239 ($3.50) per ...Legal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) reiterated as 'Neutral' At Goldman SachsShare Trading Newsall 3 news articles »
06/01/16 05:21 PMLegal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) reiterated as 'Neutral' At Goldman Sachs - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsLegal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) reiterated as 'Neutral' At Goldman SachsShare Trading NewsLegal & General Group plc is engaged in life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management, and various general insurance and health business. The Company operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), which ...and more »
06/01/16 07:46 AMCan May's winners Legal & General Group plc (+7%), Barratt Developments plc (+11%) and Pendragon plc (+21 ... - AOL Money UK - Can May's winners Legal & General Group plc (+7%), Barratt Developments plc (+11%) and Pendragon plc (+21 ...AOL Money UKInsurance giant Legal & General (LSE: LGEN) also saw its stock value head higher during May. But I believe the stock still remains ultra-cheap on both a growth and income basis. The financial favourite clearly has the wind in its sails, Legal & General ...and more »
05/30/16 02:31 AMThe mortgages where 70-year-olds borrow to help their grandchildren -
05/25/16 11:59 AMLegal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating From Exane BNP Paribas - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsLegal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating From Exane BNP ParibasShare Trading NewsLegal & General Group plc is engaged in life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management, and various general insurance and health business. The Company operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), which ...Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) Stock Rating Maintained at Exane BNP Paribas; The GBX 275.00 Target ...The Postall 11 news articles »
05/25/16 11:06 AML&G to develop 600,000 sq ft of industrial property - [at noodls] - 29 April 2016 Legal & General Property ('LGP') announces, on behalf of its Industrial Property Investment Fund ('IPIF'), that it has secured planning permission and is in various stages of construction ...
05/25/16 11:06 AML&G appoints senior development manager to support expanding regeneration project pipeline - [at noodls] - 05 May 2016 LGIM Real Assets announces that it has appointed Ben Rodgers as Senior Development Manager, as it looks to invest in further regeneration projects, supporting UK growth. ... This is an abstract ...
05/25/16 09:42 AML&G left red faced after getting its chief exec's pay wrong -
05/25/16 03:45 AMLegal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : May 25, 2016 -
05/25/16 03:44 AML&G corrects CEO's stated 2015 pay, adds nearly 1 million pounds -
05/24/16 12:29 PMIs Royal Dutch Shell plc (7.43%) or Legal & General Group plc (5.95%) the better income play today? - Motley Fool UK - Is Royal Dutch Shell plc (7.43%) or Legal & General Group plc (5.95%) the better income play today?Motley Fool UKInsurer Legal & General Group (LSE: LGEN) has suffered a tough year growth-wise, with its share price also down around 15%. Again, it's at the mercy of events it can't control, in this case global investment sentiment. As a major supplier of index ...and more »
05/24/16 12:29 PMLegal & General Group Plc acquires £3bn annuity portfolio from Aegon - DirectorsTalk Interviews - DirectorsTalk InterviewsLegal & General Group Plc acquires £3bn annuity portfolio from AegonDirectorsTalk InterviewsLegal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) today announced it has acquired a £3bn annuity portfolio from Aegon. The transaction has been structured initially as a reinsurance contract and covers approximately 27,000 of in-payment policyholders who will ...and more »
05/24/16 10:46 AMLegal & General paid £542m in individual protection claims in 2015 - [at noodls] - 23 May 2016 Legal & General has today revealed data showing the amount paid out on its individual protection products in 2015. The figures show that £542 million was paid in individual protection claims, ...
05/24/16 09:56 AMLegal & General acquires £3bn UK annuity portfolio from Aegon - [at noodls] - 23 May 2016 Legal & General today announced it has acquired a £3bn annuity portfolio from Aegon. The transaction has been structured initially as a reinsurance contract and covers approximately 27,000 ...
05/23/16 05:40 AMLegal & General buys £3bn annuity portfolio from Aegon -
05/23/16 02:31 AMAegon: UK annuities disposal improves group Solvency II 2-3 percent points -
05/23/16 02:30 AMLondon pre-open: Stocks seen touch higher -
05/23/16 01:46 AMLegal & General Grp - LEGAL & GENERAL ACQUIRES £3BN UK ANNUITY PORTFOLIO - [at noodls] - Legal & General Grp - LEGAL & GENERAL ACQUIRES £3BN UK ANNUITY PORTFOLIO
05/20/16 12:14 PMeasyJet plc, British American Tobacco plc and Legal & General Group plc: 3 FTSE 100 growth AND income stars! - Yahoo Finance UK - easyJet plc, British American Tobacco plc and Legal & General Group plc: 3 FTSE 100 growth AND income stars!Yahoo Finance UKI reckon that Legal & General (LSE: LGEN) is a great bet to deliver robust shareholder returns in the years ahead as it bolsters its presence in key geographies. The company -- whose operations are centred in the UK, US and Asia -- continues to expand ...and more »
05/20/16 12:14 PMAre today's top turnaround buys G4S plc, Legal & General Group plc and TUI AG? - Yahoo Finance UK - Are today's top turnaround buys G4S plc, Legal & General Group plc and TUI AG?Yahoo Finance UKPensions and insurance firm Legal & General Group (LSE: LGEN) has fallen out of favour recently, dropping 20% since the start of the year. But the firm's 2015 results were solid and I believe sentiment may be improving towards the stock. Legal ...and more »
05/20/16 09:25 AMWhat will I get if I cash in my £48,500 annuity? -
05/20/16 06:43 AMLegal & General sells ABI Group - [at noodls] - 20 May 2016 Legal & General Capital ('LGC'), has successfully sold, through LGV Capital, its majority investment in ABI Group Limited ('ABI') to CBPE Capital LLP ('CBPE'). Terms of the transaction have ...
05/20/16 05:13 AMLegal & General Grp - Directorate Change - [at noodls] - Legal & General Grp - Directorate Change
05/19/16 11:51 AMWill Legal & General Group plc, Hansard Global plc and Chesnara plc boost your portfolio returns? - Motley Fool UK - Will Legal & General Group plc, Hansard Global plc and Chesnara plc boost your portfolio returns?Motley Fool UK2016 has been a disappointing year thus far for investors in Legal & General (LSE: LGEN). That's because the diversified financial services company has posted an 18% fall in its share price, with it showing little sign of mounting a successful recovery.and more »
05/19/16 11:51 AMAre today's top turnaround buys G4S plc, Legal & General Group plc and TUI AG? - Motley Fool UK - Are today's top turnaround buys G4S plc, Legal & General Group plc and TUI AG?Motley Fool UKPensions and insurance firm Legal & General Group (LSE: LGEN) has fallen out of favour recently, dropping 20% since the start of the year. But the firm's 2015 results were solid and I believe sentiment may be improving towards the stock. Legal ...and more »
05/19/16 02:20 AMAre today’s top turnaround buys G4S plc, Legal & General Group plc and TUI AG? -
05/18/16 12:36 PMWill Legal & General Group plc, Hansard Global plc and Chesnara plc boost your portfolio returns? - AOL Money UK - Will Legal & General Group plc, Hansard Global plc and Chesnara plc boost your portfolio returns?AOL Money UK2016 has been a disappointing year thus far for investors in Legal & General(LSE: LGEN). That's because the diversified financial services company has posted an 18% fall in its share price, with it showing little sign of mounting a successful recovery.and more »
05/18/16 05:00 AMWill Legal & General Group plc, Hansard Global plc and Chesnara plc boost your portfolio returns? -
About Legal & General Group Plc

Legal & General Group Plc logoLegal & General Group plc is engaged in life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management, and various general insurance and health business. The Company operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), which includes annuities (both individual and bulk purchase), longevity insurance and lifetime mortgages; Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), which includes institutional and retail investment management and workplace savings businesses; Legal & General Capital (LGC), which includes the medium-term investment return (less expenses) on group invested assets; Insurance, which includes the business in retail protection, group protection, general insurance, networks, and Legal and General Netherlands; Savings, which includes the business in platforms, self-invested personal pensions (SIPPs), mature savings and with-profits, and Legal & General America (LGA), which includes protection business written in the United States.

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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: LGEN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $225.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $235.23
  • P/E Ratio: 10.47
  • P/E Growth: 1.20
  • Market Cap: $11.17B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.26 EPS
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