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

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Rating(s), 7 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.21)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 241.82

Analysts' Ratings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/26/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 216 -> GBX 202View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/21/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 200 -> GBX 197View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/5/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 269 -> GBX 197View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016HSBCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 300 -> GBX 245View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeHoldGBX 298 -> GBX 215View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 250 -> GBX 200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/24/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated 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
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
3/15/2016Keefe, 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
3/14/2016Nomura Holdings Inc.Reiterated 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 Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 285View 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 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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Dividends

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 Trades

Insider Trading History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/1/2016Zlatkus,LizabethInsiderBuy987GBX 188£1,855.56Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 03:05 PML&G To Take Stake In Smart Pension Provider -
07/26/16 07:58 AMLegal & General : *JPMORGAN CUTS LEGAL & GENERAL GROUP TARGET TO 202 (216) PENCE - 'UNDERWEIGHT'
07/26/16 01:19 AMHow lenders are forcing older borrowers into paying higher rates -
07/21/16 05:07 PMLegal & General : Standard and Poors confirms Legal & General Group rating as AA– Stable Outlook
07/21/16 05:07 PMBarclays Capital covered (LON:LGEN) Legal General Group PLC, dropping its target price to 197GBX earlier today
07/20/16 07:55 AMLegal & General Group Plc Has $106956000 Stake in CBS Corp
07/20/16 07:55 AMLegal & General : Executes GBP750 Million Pension Buy-In With ICI
07/19/16 11:02 AMLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Broker Updates - Fiscal Standard
07/19/16 03:43 AMFour ways to hit your retirement income targets -
07/18/16 05:07 PMHow Many Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)'s Analysts Are Bullish? - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 05:07 PMHigh yielders HSBC Holdings plc (8.2%), Legal & General Group plc (7.2%) and Persimmon plc (8.25%) are too juicy to ... - Motley Fool UK
07/14/16 05:07 PMLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News
07/08/16 07:51 AMLONDON - IG Group Holdings plc (IGG L) said that it has appointed Paul Mainwaring as Chief Financial Officer Designate
07/08/16 07:51 AMLegal & General Appoints Philip Broadley As Independent Non-executive Director
07/04/16 09:44 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price bumped down to GBX215 as reported today by Deutsche Bank - Breaking Finance News
07/03/16 04:27 PMBarclays Capital issued a report on (LON:LGEN) Legal General Group PLC, scaling down its target price to GBX200 earlier today
07/03/16 09:17 AMLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price bumped down to GBX215 as reported today by Deutsche Bank
07/02/16 04:43 PMUK financial sector ‘determined’ to keep EU passport – representative
07/01/16 02:43 PMUK financial sector 'determined' to keep EU passport - representative -
07/01/16 02:30 PMUK financial sector 'determined' to keep EU passport- representative - [Reuters - UK Focus] - Britain's financial services sector is working hard behind the scenes to communicate with Brussels and the UK government to ensure they don't lose "passporting" rights within the European Union following Britain's vote last month to leave the trading bloc, the Lord Mayor of the City of London (LSE: CIN.L - news) said on Friday. "I think we're determined that we won't," lose passporting rights, Lord Jeffrey Mountevans, who serves as an ambassador and representative for the UK financial services industry, told reporters during a visit to Chicago.
07/01/16 07:46 AMBarclays Capital Cuts Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) To "Equal weight". The TP Given is GBX 200.00 - Engelwood Daily
06/30/16 05:14 PMLegal & General reports strong business sales - MarketWatch
06/30/16 07:51 AMShares Of Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Rated As Equal-weight By Analysts At Barclays - Fiscal Standard
06/30/16 07:51 AMDeutsche Bank downgraded Legal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) to 'Hold' With 215 PT - FTSE News
06/30/16 02:40 AMAre dividends from Royal Dutch Shell (6.7%), Legal & General (8%) and GlaxoSmithKline (5.5%) now simply unmissable? -
06/29/16 04:49 PMLegal & General Group PLC downgraded to Equal weight By Barclays Capital - Fiscal Standard
06/29/16 07:47 AMShares Of Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Rated As Hold By Analysts At Canaccord Genuity - Fiscal Standard
06/29/16 07:47 AMExane BNP Paribas reiterated Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) as 'Outperform' With 240 PT - FTSE News
06/29/16 05:14 AM4 vital investing lessons from the Brexit result -
06/28/16 09:49 AMLegal & General : L&G says balance sheet resilient, shares jump
06/28/16 09:49 AMLegal & General share price: Group appoints John Kingman as chairman
06/28/16 09:49 AMLegal & General Appoints John Kingman As Group Chairman - Quick Facts
06/27/16 09:18 AMLegal & General : *EXANE BNP CUTS LEGAL & GENERAL GROUP TARGET TO 240 (275) PENCE - 'OUTPERFORM'
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

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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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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: LGEN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $201.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $223.00
  • P/E Ratio: 11.07
  • P/E Growth: 1.39
  • Market Cap: $11.81B
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.22 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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