QQQ   426.68 (-1.03%)
AAPL   169.38 (-1.92%)
MSFT   414.58 (+0.23%)
META   499.76 (-0.09%)
GOOGL   154.40 (-0.30%)
AMZN   183.32 (-0.16%)
TSLA   157.11 (-2.71%)
NVDA   874.15 (+1.64%)
AMD   163.46 (+1.96%)
NIO   3.81 (-2.06%)
BABA   69.61 (-1.43%)
T   16.09 (-0.92%)
F   12.09 (-1.14%)
MU   121.77 (+0.33%)
GE   156.76 (+1.99%)
CGC   6.70 (-4.01%)
DIS   113.88 (+0.82%)
AMC   2.72 (+10.12%)
PFE   25.69 (-0.85%)
PYPL   63.43 (-0.13%)
XOM   118.69 (-0.83%)
QQQ   426.68 (-1.03%)
AAPL   169.38 (-1.92%)
MSFT   414.58 (+0.23%)
META   499.76 (-0.09%)
GOOGL   154.40 (-0.30%)
AMZN   183.32 (-0.16%)
TSLA   157.11 (-2.71%)
NVDA   874.15 (+1.64%)
AMD   163.46 (+1.96%)
NIO   3.81 (-2.06%)
BABA   69.61 (-1.43%)
T   16.09 (-0.92%)
F   12.09 (-1.14%)
MU   121.77 (+0.33%)
GE   156.76 (+1.99%)
CGC   6.70 (-4.01%)
DIS   113.88 (+0.82%)
AMC   2.72 (+10.12%)
PFE   25.69 (-0.85%)
PYPL   63.43 (-0.13%)
XOM   118.69 (-0.83%)
QQQ   426.68 (-1.03%)
AAPL   169.38 (-1.92%)
MSFT   414.58 (+0.23%)
META   499.76 (-0.09%)
GOOGL   154.40 (-0.30%)
AMZN   183.32 (-0.16%)
TSLA   157.11 (-2.71%)
NVDA   874.15 (+1.64%)
AMD   163.46 (+1.96%)
NIO   3.81 (-2.06%)
BABA   69.61 (-1.43%)
T   16.09 (-0.92%)
F   12.09 (-1.14%)
MU   121.77 (+0.33%)
GE   156.76 (+1.99%)
CGC   6.70 (-4.01%)
DIS   113.88 (+0.82%)
AMC   2.72 (+10.12%)
PFE   25.69 (-0.85%)
PYPL   63.43 (-0.13%)
XOM   118.69 (-0.83%)
QQQ   426.68 (-1.03%)
AAPL   169.38 (-1.92%)
MSFT   414.58 (+0.23%)
META   499.76 (-0.09%)
GOOGL   154.40 (-0.30%)
AMZN   183.32 (-0.16%)
TSLA   157.11 (-2.71%)
NVDA   874.15 (+1.64%)
AMD   163.46 (+1.96%)
NIO   3.81 (-2.06%)
BABA   69.61 (-1.43%)
T   16.09 (-0.92%)
F   12.09 (-1.14%)
MU   121.77 (+0.33%)
GE   156.76 (+1.99%)
CGC   6.70 (-4.01%)
DIS   113.88 (+0.82%)
AMC   2.72 (+10.12%)
PFE   25.69 (-0.85%)
PYPL   63.43 (-0.13%)
XOM   118.69 (-0.83%)
LON:LGEN

Legal & General Group (LGEN) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 243
-0.30 (-0.12%)
(As of 04:35 PM ET)
Today's Range
242.10
245.50
50-Day Range
230.80
256.20
52-Week Range
203.10
259
Volume
14.00 million shs
Average Volume
12.66 million shs
Market Capitalization
£14.53 billion
P/E Ratio
3,471.43
Dividend Yield
8.23%
Price Target
GBX 307.80

Legal & General Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
25.7% Upside
GBX 307.80 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.74
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.75mentions of Legal & General Group in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
£20.12 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.02 out of 5 stars

LGEN stock logo

About Legal & General Group Stock (LON:LGEN)

Legal & General Group Plc provides various insurance products and services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates in Legal & General Retirement Institutional (LGRI), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), and Retail segments. The LGRI segment offers annuity contracts with guaranteed income for a specified time; and longevity insurance products. The LGIM segment offers index fund management; active fixed income funds and liquidity funds; active equity management; solution and liability driven investment; multi-asset funds; corporate pension scheme solutions; and real assets. The LGC segment provides investment strategy and implementation, and direct investment and structuring services. The Retail segment offers protection products, such as health, disability, critical illness, and accident; individual term assurance; reinsurance; savings and death benefits; annuities; lifetime mortgages; lifetime care plans; retirement interest only mortgages; and workplace savings scheme that provides corporate pension scheme solutions. It is also involved in the unit trust and institutional fund management, mortgage finance, treasury, building project and modular housing development, general insurance, and open-ended investment businesses. In addition, the company engages in the investment, operation, management, trading, and letting and operation of leased real estate; and construction of commercial buildings, financial intermediation, pension tracing and transfer, insurance agents and brokers, fund general partner, commercial lending, venture capital investing, contractual scheme, investor alternative investment fund, collective asset-management, and investment management activities; and provision of investment advisory, business information consultancy, and technology services. Legal & General Group Plc was founded in 1836 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

LGEN Stock Price History

LGEN Stock News Headlines

Warning: Biden’s revenge against Trump voters?
Is THIS Joe Biden’s planned revenge against Trump? Bumbling Biden will lose in November.
Legal & General Group PLC
Warning: Biden’s revenge against Trump voters?
Is THIS Joe Biden’s planned revenge against Trump? Bumbling Biden will lose in November.
Boots chemists at war over ‘callous’ pension changes
See More Headlines
Receive LGEN Stock News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Legal & General Group and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Company Calendar

Today
4/17/2024
Ex-Dividend for 6/6 Dividend
4/25/2024
Dividend Payable
6/06/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Asset Management
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
11,956
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 307.80
High Stock Price Target
GBX 335
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 289
Potential Upside/Downside
+26.2%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£435 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£11.99 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 404.67 per share
Book Value
GBX 73 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
5,980,000,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£14.58 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.34
13 Stocks Institutional Investors Won't Stop Buying Cover

Which stocks are major institutional investors including hedge funds and endowments buying in today's market? Click the link below and we'll send you MarketBeat's list of thirteen stocks that institutional investors are buying up as quickly as they can.

Get This Free Report

Key Executives

  • Mr. Stuart Jeffrey Davies (Age 53)
    Group CFO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.27M
  • Mr. Antonio Pedro Dos Santos Simoes (Age 49)
    Group CEO & Director
  • Mr. Edward Luke Houghton
    Head Investor Relations
  • Mr. Geoffrey J. Timms
    Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Paula Llewellyn
    Chief Marketing Officer & Direct MD
  • Ms. Emma Hardaker-Jones
    Group Human Resources Director
  • Mr. Robert James Barnard-Smith
    Head of UK Credit - LGIM
  • Mr. Craig Brown
    Chief Executive of Legal & General Home Finance
  • Ms. Debbie Matthews
    Head of LGIM Product Development - Chief Operations Office
  • Mr. Andrew David Fairhurst
    Head of Secretariat

LGEN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Legal & General Group stock right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Legal & General Group in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" LGEN shares.
View LGEN analyst ratings
or view top-rated stocks.

What is Legal & General Group's stock price target for 2024?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Legal & General Group's stock. Their LGEN share price targets range from GBX 289 to GBX 335. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach GBX 307.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.7% from the stock's current price.
View analysts price targets for LGEN
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

How have LGEN shares performed in 2024?

Legal & General Group's stock was trading at GBX 251.10 at the start of the year. Since then, LGEN stock has decreased by 2.5% and is now trading at GBX 244.80.
View the best growth stocks for 2024 here
.

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

Legal & General Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 14.63 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 25th. This is an increase from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 5.71. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Read our dividend analysis for LGEN
.

Is Legal & General Group a good dividend stock?

Legal & General Group (LON:LGEN) pays an annual dividend of GBX 20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.96%. LGEN has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 28,571.43%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for LGEN.

What other stocks do shareholders of Legal & General Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Legal & General Group investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Barclays (BARC), BP (BP), National Grid (NG), Aviva (AV), Prudential (PRU), GSK (GSK), The Berkeley Group (BKG), HSBC (HSBA) and Imperial Brands (IMB).

How do I buy shares of Legal & General Group?

Shares of LGEN stock 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

This page (LON:LGEN) was last updated on 4/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

From Our Partners