Direct Line Insurance Group plc is a United Kingdom-based personal and small business general insurer. The principal activity of the Company is managing its investments in subsidiaries, providing loans to those subsidiaries, raising funds for the Group and the receipt and payment of dividends. The Company's operating segments include Motor, Home, Rescue and other personal lines, Commercial and Run-off. The Motor segment consists of personal motor insurance together with the associated legal protection cover. The Home segment consists of home insurance together with associated legal protection cover. The Rescue segment consists of rescue products sold through the Company's own brand, Green Flag, and other personal lines insurance. The Commercial segment consists of commercial insurance for small and medium-size entities. The Run-off segment consists of two principal lines, policies previously written through the personal lines broker channel and Tesco business.
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- Symbol: LON:DLG
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- Market Cap: £4.74 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 1,365,099,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 348.63
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 351.75
- 52 Week Range: GBX 323 - GBX 400.70
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.20
- P/E Growth: 1.08
- Annual Revenue: £3.31 billion
- Price / Sales: 1.43
- Book Value: GBX 1.85 per share
- Price / Book: 1.88
- Average Volume: 6.22 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
What is Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's stock symbol?
Direct Line Insurance Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DLG."
How often does Direct Line Insurance Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC?
Direct Line Insurance Group PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.70 per share on Thursday, May 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 16th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's Dividend History.
When will Direct Line Insurance Group PLC make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's stock going? Where will Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?
16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 305 to GBX 434. On average, they anticipate Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 371.08 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC.
Who are some of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Direct Line Insurance Group PLC include Old Mutual plc (OML), Schroders plc (SDR), Land Securities Group plc (LAND), Coca Cola HBC AG (CCH), South32 Ltd (S32), InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG), Bunzl plc (BNZL), 3i Group plc (III), Antofagasta plc (ANTO), ITV plc (ITV), Ashtead Group plc (AHT), Whitbread plc (WTB), The Sage Group plc (SGE), Burberry Group plc (BRBY), Standard Life Plc (SL), Persimmon plc (PSN), Kingfisher plc (KGF) and United Utilities Group PLC (UU).
How do I buy Direct Line Insurance Group PLC stock?
Shares of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC 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.
How much does a share of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC stock cost?
One share of Direct Line Insurance Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 347.40.
Earnings History for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
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Earnings Estimates for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $29.17 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)Insider Trades by Quarter for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/3/2017||Mike Holliday-Williams||Insider||Sell||26,212||GBX 358||£93,838.96|
|4/27/2017||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||44||GBX 346||£152.24|
|3/27/2017||Steven Maddock||Insider||Buy||45||GBX 336||£151.20|
|3/10/2017||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||4,400||GBX 343||£15,092|
|3/9/2017||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||15,600||GBX 338||£52,728|
|2/27/2017||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||45||GBX 337||£151.65|
|1/27/2017||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||42||GBX 352||£147.84|
|12/28/2016||Steven Maddock||Insider||Buy||41||GBX 363||£148.83|
|11/28/2016||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||42||GBX 356||£149.52|
|10/27/2016||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||43||GBX 347||£149.21|
|9/27/2016||John Reizenstein||Insider||Buy||41||GBX 368||£150.88|
|6/26/2015||Reizenstein,John||Insider||Buy||44||GBX 3.42||GBX 150.48|
|3/30/2015||Paul Geddes||Insider||Sell||24,565||GBX 323.39||£79,440.75|
|3/9/2015||John Reizenstein||Insider||Sell||75,969||GBX 339.81||£258,150.26|
Headline Trends for Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (LON:DLG)
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Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (DLG) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017