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

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GBX 256 -1.00 (-0.39 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 08:39 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 257
Today's RangeGBX 253.60 - GBX 258
52-Week RangeGBX 241.65 - GBX 279.90
Volume4.29 million shs
Average Volume20.18 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Legal & 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

Industry Life Insurance
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-31243000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees7,629
Outstanding Shares5,937,489,920
OptionableNot Optionable

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

What price target have analysts set for LGEN?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Legal & General Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 210 to GBX 334. On average, they anticipate Legal & General Group's stock price to reach GBX 283.17 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% 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, 3 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Legal & General Group.

Has Legal & General Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LGEN stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Legal & General Group earned a news sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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, CEO of Legal & Gen. Investment Management and Director
  • Mr. Kerrigan William Procter, CEO of Legal & Gen. Capital and Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Mark Julian Gregory, Exec. Officer (Age 54)

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 255.80.

What is Legal & General Group's official website?

The official website for Legal & General Group is http://www.legalandgeneralgroup.com.

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:  1,069 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  829 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,898
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 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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