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Legal & General Group Share Price, Forecast & Analysis (LON:LGEN)

GBX 283.10
+2.40 (+0.86 %)
(As of 11/19/2019 08:40 AM ET)
Today's Range
279.90
Now: GBX 283.10
285.30
50-Day Range
232.70
MA: GBX 262.76
280.70
52-Week Range
210.70
Now: GBX 283.10
2,644
Volume5.90 million shs
Average Volume20.18 million shs
Market Capitalization£16.89 billion
P/E Ratio8.74
Dividend Yield6.17%
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), Legal & General Insurance (LGI), 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£22.44 billion
Cash FlowGBX 245.34 per share
Book ValueGBX 147.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees7,981
Outstanding Shares5,965,069,824
Market Cap£16.89 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 Wednesday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.93 per share on Thursday, September 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 15th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Legal & General Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for LGEN?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Legal & General Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 200 to GBX 360. On average, they anticipate Legal & General Group's share price to reach GBX 288.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Legal & General Group.

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

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Legal & General Group in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings, 4 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?

News coverage about LGEN stock has trended very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Legal & General Group earned a coverage optimism score of -3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Legal & General Group.

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

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), BP (BP), National Grid (NG), Barclays (BARC), Berkeley Group (BKG), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Aviva (AV), Prudential (PRU), easyJet (EZJ) and Centrica (CNA).

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 63)
  • 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 50)
  • Mr. Edward Luke Houghton, Head Investor Relations

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 283.40.

How big of a company is Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group has a market capitalization of £16.91 billion and generates £22.44 billion in revenue each year. Legal & General Group employs 7,981 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Legal & General Group.

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:  1,142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  895 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,037
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 11/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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