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

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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: LGEN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $213.13
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $217.45
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 160.50 - GBX 275.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.83
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $12.97B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,927,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 244.83

Analysts' Ratings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 305View Rating Details
9/22/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
9/22/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 197 -> GBX 212View Rating Details
9/14/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 245 -> GBX 270View Rating Details
9/14/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
9/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 225View Rating Details
9/14/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 194View Rating Details
9/2/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 193 -> GBX 201View Rating Details
8/12/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 260 -> GBX 247View Rating Details
8/10/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
8/9/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/27/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 250 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
6/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 265View Rating Details
4/15/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 200View Rating Details
4/6/2016Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/15/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 180View Rating Details
3/14/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/18/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 315View Rating Details
2/16/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetUnder ReviewGBX 310 -> GBX 276View Rating Details
10/27/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 285View Rating Details
1/14/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 264View Rating Details
10/3/2014Oriel Securities LtdDowngradeSellGBX 200View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $20.70 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2016GBX 41.94%8/18/20168/18/20169/22/2016
3/15/2016GBX 9.954.36%4/28/20164/28/20166/9/2016
8/5/2015GBX 3.451.27%8/13/20158/13/20159/17/2015
3/4/2015GBX 8.352.95%4/23/20154/23/20156/4/2015
8/6/2014GBX 2.901.25%8/27/20148/27/201410/1/2014
3/5/2014GBX 6.902.92%4/23/20144/23/20146/4/2014
(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 TransactionDetails
9/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,186GBX 212£2,514.32
8/9/2016Wilson,JuliaInsiderBuy7,320GBX 206£15,079.20
8/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,205GBX 208£2,506.40
7/1/2016Zlatkus,LizabethInsiderBuy987GBX 188£1,855.56
6/1/2016Popham,StuartInsiderBuy683GBX 239£1,632.37
5/3/2016Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy694GBX 223£1,547.62
4/17/2016Wilson,NigelInsiderSell77,583GBX 239£185,423.37
4/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,086GBX 231£2,508.66
3/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,092GBX 230£2,511.60
2/1/2016Zlatkus,LizabethInsiderBuy737GBX 243£1,790.91
1/14/2016Wilson,NigelInsiderSell137,130GBX 245£335,968.50
1/4/2016Stewart,John MInsiderBuy2,953GBX 262£7,736.86
12/1/2015Swantee,OlafInsiderBuy567GBX 273£1,547.91
11/3/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy84GBX 262£220.08
11/2/2015Swantee,OlafInsiderBuy590GBX 262£1,545.80
10/2/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy92GBX 239£219.88
10/1/2015Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy645GBX 240£1,548
9/2/2015Wilson,NigelInsiderBuy80GBX 248£198.40
9/1/2015Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,007GBX 249£2,507.43
8/4/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy85GBX 260£221
8/3/2015Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy597GBX 259£1,546.23
7/3/2015Gregory,MarkInsiderBuy86GBX 253£217.58
7/1/2015Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,004GBX 2.50GBX 2,510
4/24/2015Mark ZinkulaInsiderSell35,736GBX 263.40£94,128.62
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
DateHeadline
ft.com logo[$$] BT chairman's advice for female executive shows mentoring's power (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - September 29 at 10:57 AM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : LGR on track to double new business sales in 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - September 28 at 10:49 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Pemberton hopes to fill gap in lending to SMEs post-Brexit (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - September 28 at 10:49 AM
trustnet.com logoToby Strauss to join Legal & General Group Board (LON:LGEN)
www.trustnet.com - September 27 at 5:51 PM
rttnews.com logoLegal & General: Retirement Unit On Track To Double New Business Sales In 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.rttnews.com - September 27 at 5:51 PM
rttnews.com logoLegal & General: Retirement Unit On Track To Double New Business Sales In 2016 - RTT News (LON:LGEN)
www.rttnews.com - September 27 at 10:31 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSafe as houses? Not in this fast, volatile market (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 24 at 5:27 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : 5.7% Potential Decrease Indicated by Jefferies International (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 10:39 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMay ditches Cameron's line-up of top business advisers (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 9:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Legal & General Group Plc : September 21, 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 4:09 PM
ft.com logo[$$] BAE declines on dividend pessimism talk (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - September 21 at 4:09 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : Housing crisis blamed for UK geographic rift (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - September 19 at 10:28 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFirst-time buyers hit with steep price rises after stamp duty surge (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 10:28 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFirst-time buyers hit with steep price rises due to stamp duty surge (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDeutsche Bank nears sale of UK insurance unit to Phoenix Group - Yahoo Finance (LON:LGEN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 5:44 PM
reuters.com logoUK's Phoenix in advanced talks to buy Deutsche Bank's Abbey Life - Reuters (LON:LGEN)
www.reuters.com - September 16 at 5:44 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : expands Pension Risk Transfer team with senior appointment (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - September 16 at 11:31 AM
reuters.com logoDeutsche Bank nears sale of UK insurance unit to Phoenix Group - Reuters UK (LON:LGEN)
uk.reuters.com - September 15 at 9:00 PM
fool.co.uk logoWill low rates kill Aviva plc, Legal & General Group plc and Prudential plc? - Motley Fool UK (LON:LGEN)
www.fool.co.uk - September 14 at 10:08 AM
publicnow.com logoLGIM appoints Simon Chinnery as Head of DC Client Solutions (LON:LGEN)
www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 10:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Legal & General names new head of DC Client Solutions (LON:LGEN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 10:08 AM
publicnow.com logoL&G secures Winchester student block for £31m (LON:LGEN)
www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 10:08 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSports Direct chairman to quit next year if independent investors fail to back him (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 9:28 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFrom £350 to £1 million: the homes that haven't been sold since the Fifties (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 3 at 10:26 AM
trustnet.com logoLegal & General Grp (LGEN) (LON:LGEN)
www.trustnet.com - September 2 at 5:57 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : The Bank of Mum and Dad goes social; 27% of UK parents would consider funding other people’s children onto the housing ladder (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 5:55 PM
publicnow.com logoThe Bank of Mum and Dad goes social (LON:LGEN)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 5:55 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : We insured a diamond ring for £8,000, then were told it was not covered (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 10:28 AM
ft.com logo[$$] The best way to build a Nest egg (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - August 28 at 5:18 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 Neil Woodford bargain picks (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 8:55 AM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : LGIM votes against Sports Direct’s Chairman for third consecutive year (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
publicnow.com logoLGIM votes against Sports Direct’s Chairman for third consecutive year (LON:LGEN)
www.publicnow.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor group rebukes Sports Direct, wants review of management (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 10:58 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSchroders bulks up US credit team (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 6:08 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : *DEUTSCHE BANK RAISES LEGAL & GENERAL PRICE TARGET TO 225 (215) PENCE - 'HOLD' (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - August 17 at 8:59 AM
marketwatch.com logoLegal & General to sell Cofunds platform to Aegon - MarketWatch (LON:LGEN)
www.marketwatch.com - August 13 at 8:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoLegal & General Group Plc :LGEN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 12, 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 9:08 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Dark clouds over UK insurers disperse as Brexit concerns ease (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - August 11 at 6:13 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBarclays Capital announced (LON:LGEN) Legal General Group PLC, cutting its price target to 194GBX today (LON:LGEN)
breakingfinancenews.com - August 10 at 8:54 AM
News IconLegal & General, Worldpay Net Soar; Munich Re, Standard Life Net Plunge (LON:LGEN)
www.123jump.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : 2016 Half Year Results (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBritain's FTSE hits 14-month high, Standard Life soars (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Legal & General/Standard Life: income assurance (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LGEN.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-16 9:00am GMT (LON:LGEN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Legal & General to move into venture capital (LON:LGEN)
www.ft.com - August 9 at 6:07 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUK shares still on front foot at lunch (LON:LGEN)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 9 at 8:59 AM
nasdaq.com logoLegal & General H1 Profit Climbs - Quick Facts (LON:LGEN)
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
marketwatch.com logoLegal & General first-half profit rise 9.6% (LON:LGEN)
www.marketwatch.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Legal & General Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:LGEN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean stocks rise as OPEC prospects cheer oil shares; DAX in bull-market territory (LON:LGEN)
www.marketwatch.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM

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