LON:LGEN - Legal & General Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 252.20 -0.40 (-0.16 %)
(As of 09/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 252.60
Today's RangeGBX 251.20 - GBX 253.60
52-Week RangeGBX 241.65 - GBX 279.90
Volume11.56 million shs
Average Volume20.18 million shs
Market Capitalization£15.62 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Legal & General Group logoLegal & General Group Plc provides various insurance products and services worldwide. It operates in Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), and General Insurance (GI) segments. The LGR segment offers annuity contracts with guaranteed income for a specified time; longevity insurance products for company pension schemes; and lifetime mortgages. The LGIM segment provides index fund management; active fixed income and liquidity management; solution and liability driven investment; active equity; and real estate funds. The LGC segment offers investment strategy and implementation, and direct investment and structuring services. The GI segment provides household and accident, sickness, unemployment, and pet insurance products. The company is also involved in insurance agency and brokerage, unit trust, institutional fund management, distribution, mortgage finance, treasury, SPV, building project and modular housing development, general insurance, and open ended investment businesses. It also engages in the real estate investment and trading, fund general partner, fund trustee, long term, commercial lending, venture and development capital, contractual scheme, real estate agency, private equity, management, investor alternative investment fund, collective asset-management, reinsurance, and investment management activities, as well as provides investment advisory and property services. The company was founded in 1836 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Life Insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolLON:LGEN
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-31243000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins5.03%
Return on Equity26.65%
Return on Assets0.40%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares5,960,000,000
Market Cap£15.62 billion

Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Legal & General Group's stock symbol?

Legal & General Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "LGEN."

How often does Legal & General Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group announced a dividend on Thursday, August 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 16th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.60 per share on Thursday, September 27th. This represents a yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 16th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Legal & General Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for LGEN?

13 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Legal & General Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 210 to GBX 334. On average, they anticipate Legal & General Group's share price to reach GBX 286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Legal & General Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Legal & General Group?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Legal & General Group in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Legal & General Group.

Who are some of Legal & General Group's key competitors?

Who are Legal & General Group's key executives?

Legal & General Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Nigel David Wilson, Group CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Stuart Jeffrey Davies, Group CFO & Director
  • Mr. Mark Zinkula, Group Exec. Director
  • Mr. Mark Julian Gregory, Exec. Officer (Age 54)
  • Laura Doyle, Head of Investor Relations

Has Legal & General Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LGEN stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Legal & General Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Legal & General Group.

How do I buy shares of Legal & General Group?

Shares of LGEN 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.

What is Legal & General Group's stock price today?

One share of LGEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 252.20.

How big of a company is Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group has a market capitalization of £15.62 billion.

How can I contact Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group's mailing address is 1 Coleman Street, LONDON, EC2R 5AA, United Kingdom. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +44-20-31243000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Legal & General Group (LON LGEN)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,013 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  807 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,820
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Legal & General Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LGEN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LGEN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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