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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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: LGEN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $201.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $218.87
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.26
  • P/E Growth: 1.44
  • Market Cap: $12.29B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,927,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 242.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 215 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
8/12/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 260 -> GBX 247View Rating Details
8/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
8/10/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 197 -> GBX 194View Rating Details
8/10/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
8/10/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/9/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/5/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 305View Rating Details
7/7/2016BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
7/5/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 269 -> GBX 197View Rating Details
6/29/2016HSBCLower Price TargetBuyGBX 300 -> GBX 245View Rating Details
6/27/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 250 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
6/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 265View Rating Details
5/26/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 192 -> GBX 199View 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 8/27/2014 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: $20.69 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
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
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
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Legal & General Group Plc : August 8, 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 6:09 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGrainger: the property company making the most of Generation Rent (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 5:40 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoLegal & General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Panmure Gordon - FTSE News (LON:LGEN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 6 at 6:05 PM
publicnow.com logoLegal & General Grp - Directorate Change (LON:LGEN)
www.publicnow.com - August 5 at 8:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoLegal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : August 5, 2016 (LON:LGEN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 8:56 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) New Price Targets - FTSE News (LON:LGEN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 28 at 9:01 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoL&G To Take Stake In Smart Pension Provider (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:05 PM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : *JPMORGAN CUTS LEGAL & GENERAL GROUP TARGET TO 202 (216) PENCE - 'UNDERWEIGHT' (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 8:58 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHow lenders are forcing older borrowers into paying higher rates (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 2:19 AM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : Standard and Poors confirms Legal & General Group rating as AA– Stable Outlook (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - July 21 at 6:07 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBarclays Capital covered (LON:LGEN) Legal General Group PLC, dropping its target price to 197GBX earlier today (LON:LGEN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 21 at 6:07 PM
News IconLegal & General Group Plc Has $106956000 Stake in CBS Corp (LON:LGEN)
nanonews.org - July 20 at 8:55 AM
4-traders.com logoLegal & General : Executes GBP750 Million Pension Buy-In With ICI (LON:LGEN)
www.4-traders.com - July 20 at 8:55 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Broker Updates - Fiscal Standard (LON:LGEN)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 19 at 12:02 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFour ways to hit your retirement income targets (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 4:43 AM
News IconHow Many Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)'s Analysts Are Bullish? - Press Telegraph (LON:LGEN)
presstelegraph.com - July 18 at 6:07 PM
fool.co.uk logoHigh yielders HSBC Holdings plc (8.2%), Legal & General Group plc (7.2%) and Persimmon plc (8.25%) are too juicy to ... - Motley Fool UK (LON:LGEN)
www.fool.co.uk - July 14 at 6:07 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoLegal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News (LON:LGEN)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 14 at 6:07 PM
News IconLONDON - IG Group Holdings plc (IGG L) said that it has appointed Paul Mainwaring as Chief Financial Officer Designate (LON:LGEN)
www.ad-hoc-news.de - July 8 at 8:51 AM
rttnews.com logoLegal & General Appoints Philip Broadley As Independent Non-executive Director (LON:LGEN)
www.rttnews.com - July 8 at 8:51 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price bumped down to GBX215 as reported today by Deutsche Bank - Breaking Finance News (LON:LGEN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 10:44 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBarclays Capital issued a report on (LON:LGEN) Legal General Group PLC, scaling down its target price to GBX200 earlier today (LON:LGEN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 3 at 5:27 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoLegal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) target price bumped down to GBX215 as reported today by Deutsche Bank (LON:LGEN)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 3 at 10:17 AM
News IconUK financial sector ‘determined’ to keep EU passport – representative (LON:LGEN)
www.euronews.com - July 2 at 5:43 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUK financial sector 'determined' to keep EU passport - representative (LON:LGEN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 3:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK financial sector 'determined' to keep EU passport- representative (LON:LGEN)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 3:30 PM
News IconBarclays Capital Cuts Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) To "Equal weight". The TP Given is GBX 200.00 - Engelwood Daily (LON:LGEN)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 1 at 8:46 AM
marketwatch.com logoLegal & General reports strong business sales - MarketWatch (LON:LGEN)
www.marketwatch.com - June 30 at 6:14 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoShares Of Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) Rated As Equal-weight By Analysts At Barclays - Fiscal Standard (LON:LGEN)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 30 at 8:51 AM

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