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LON:DLG

Direct Line Insurance Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 277.90
+2.90 (+1.05%)
(As of 12/9/2021 09:21 AM ET)
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Today's Range
275.70
280
50-Day Range
264.10
304
52-Week Range
260.80
342.10
Volume
662,123 shs
Average Volume
4.41 million shs
Market Capitalization
£3.70 billion
P/E Ratio
10.53
Dividend Yield
8.15%
Beta
N/A
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About Direct Line Insurance Group

Direct Line Insurance Group plc provides general insurance products and services in the United Kingdom. It operates through Motor, Home, Rescue and Other Personal Lines, and Commercial segments. The company offers motor, home, rescue, travel, creditor, and pet insurance products, as well as insurance for mid-to-high-net worth customers; and commercial insurance for small and medium-sized enterprises. It also provides management, motor vehicle repair, insurance intermediary, support and operational, legal, and breakdown recovery services. The company sells its insurance products directly through price comparison Websites and phone, as well as through partners and brokers under the Direct Line, Churchill, Green Flag, Direct Line for Business, DLG Partnerships, NIG, Privilege, Shotgun, DLG Legal Services, Darwin, and DLG Auto Services brands. The company was formerly known as RBS Insurance Group Limited and changed its name to Direct Line Insurance Group plc in February 2012. Direct Line Insurance Group plc was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Bromley, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Property & Casualty Insurance
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
10,807
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£3.21 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 65.43 per share
Book Value
GBX 221 per share

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,330,713,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£3.70 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/01/2018
Today
12/09/2021

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.63 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












Direct Line Insurance Group (LON:DLG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Direct Line Insurance Group a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Direct Line Insurance Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Direct Line Insurance Group stock.
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How has Direct Line Insurance Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Direct Line Insurance Group's stock was trading at GBX 294 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DLG stock has decreased by 5.5% and is now trading at GBX 277.90.
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How were Direct Line Insurance Group's earnings last quarter?

Direct Line Insurance Group plc (LON:DLG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $16.70 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $14.20 by $2.50.
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How often does Direct Line Insurance Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Direct Line Insurance Group?

Direct Line Insurance Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 12th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.60 per share on Friday, September 3rd. This represents a yield of 2.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 12th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Direct Line Insurance Group a good dividend stock?

Direct Line Insurance Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.22 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.15%. DLG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Direct Line Insurance Group is 0.84%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for DLG?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Direct Line Insurance Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 295 to GBX 367. On average, they expect Direct Line Insurance Group's stock price to reach GBX 333.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Direct Line Insurance Group's key executives?

Direct Line Insurance Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Penelope Jane James, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $2.08M)
  • Mr. Neil Manser, CFO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Steven Maddock, Chief Operating Officer
  • Paul Smith, Investor Relations Director
  • Mr. Humphrey Michael Tomlinson, Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Mark Evans, Managing Director of Marketing & Digital
  • Ms. Victoria Jane Wallis, Chief People Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jonathan Paul Greenwood, Managing Director of Commercial (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jose Vazquez, Chief Risk Officer
  • Ms. Jennifer Thomas, Head of Financial Communications

What other stocks do shareholders of Direct Line Insurance Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Direct Line Insurance Group investors own include Aviva (AV), BlackBerry (BB), 1-800-FLOWERS.COM (FLWS), Sports Direct International (SPD), Air Canada (AC), Ally Financial (ALLY), Berry Global Group (BERY), boohoo group (BOO), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) and ValiRx (VAL).

What is Direct Line Insurance Group's stock symbol?

Direct Line Insurance Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DLG."

How do I buy shares of Direct Line Insurance Group?

Shares of DLG and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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What is Direct Line Insurance Group's stock price today?

One share of DLG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 277.90.

How much money does Direct Line Insurance Group make?

Direct Line Insurance Group has a market capitalization of £3.70 billion and generates £3.21 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Direct Line Insurance Group have?

Direct Line Insurance Group employs 10,807 workers across the globe.

What is Direct Line Insurance Group's official website?

The official website for Direct Line Insurance Group is www.directlinegroup.com.

Where are Direct Line Insurance Group's headquarters?

Direct Line Insurance Group is headquartered at Churchill Court, Westmoreland Road, BROMLEY, BR1 1DP, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Direct Line Insurance Group?

Direct Line Insurance Group's mailing address is Churchill Court, Westmoreland Road, BROMLEY, BR1 1DP, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-113-2920667.


This page was last updated on 12/9/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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