Legal & General Group Plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:LGEN)

GBX 268.90 1.10 (0.41 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 268.90
Today's RangeGBX 271 - GBX 267.60
52-Week RangeGBX 228.30 - GBX 279.90
Volume12.36 million shs
Average Volume12.05 million shs
Market Capitalization£15.95 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

Legal & General Group Plc logoLegal & General Group Plc is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, transacts life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management and general insurance and health business. It operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), Legal & General Insurance (LGI), Savings and General Insurance (GI). The Company operates its businesses in the United Kingdom, the United States and other countries across the world through its subsidiaries and associates. The Company offers products, including annuity contracts; longevity insurance contracts; lifetime mortgages; index fund management; active fixed income and liquidity management; solutions and liability driven investment (LDI); active equity; investment strategy and implementation; direct investments and structuring; pensions (individual and corporate); endowment policies, and participating contracts.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Investment Management
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Investment Management
  • Symbol: LON:LGEN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.legalandgeneralgroup.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 0.26
  • Net Margins: 5.03%
  • Return on Equity: 26.65%
  • Return on Assets: 0.40%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,960,000,000
 

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

What is Legal & General Group Plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Legal & General Group Plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 17th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.30 per share on Thursday, September 21st. This represents a yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 17th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Legal & General Group Plc's Dividend History.

Where is Legal & General Group Plc's stock going? Where will Legal & General Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Legal & General Group Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 197 to GBX 310. On average, they expect Legal & General Group Plc's share price to reach GBX 260.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Legal & General Group Plc.

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

Who are Legal & General Group Plc's key executives?

Legal & General Group Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John Kingman, Chairman of the Board
  • Nigel D. Wilson, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 58)
  • Stuart Jeffrey Davies, Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Mark J. Zinkula, Chief Executive Officer - Legal & General Investment Management, Executive Director (Age 47)
  • Geoffrey J. Timms, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Kerrigan Procter, Chief Executive Officer - LGR, Group Executive Director
  • Carolyn Bradley, Independent Non-Executive director
  • Philip Broadley, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 53)
  • Lesley M. S. Knox, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 63)
  • Toby E. Strauss, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Legal & General Group Plc stock?

Shares of Legal & General Group Plc 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 Plc's stock price today?

One share of Legal & General Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 268.90.

How big of a company is Legal & General Group Plc?

Legal & General Group Plc has a market capitalization of £15.95 billion.

How can I contact Legal & General Group Plc?

Legal & General Group Plc's mailing address is One 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 Plc (LON LGEN)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  820 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  712 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,532
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Legal & General Group Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.19)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 260.60

Consensus Price Target History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

Price Target History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

Analysts' Ratings History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/16/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
11/14/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/3/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 305View Rating Details
9/12/2017The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 255 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
9/11/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 280 -> GBX 279View Rating Details
9/11/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 249 -> GBX 253View Rating Details
8/10/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 201 -> GBX 218View Rating Details
8/10/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 250View Rating Details
5/23/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 235 -> GBX 245View Rating Details
5/23/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 260 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 310View Rating Details
4/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageUnderperformGBX 215View Rating Details
4/25/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 301View Rating Details
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 270View Rating Details
9/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 305View 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
(Data available from 11/18/2015 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)

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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Legal & General Group Plc (LON LGEN)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2017GBX 4.301.58%8/17/20178/17/20179/21/2017
3/8/2017GBX 10.354.16%4/27/20174/27/20176/8/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Legal & General Group Plc (LON LGEN)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Legal & General Group Plc (LON LGEN)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/1/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy610GBX 269£1,640.90
10/2/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy629GBX 261£1,641.69
9/21/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy237GBX 258£611.46
9/1/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy633GBX 260£1,645.80
8/1/2017Toby StraussInsiderBuy934GBX 269£2,512.46
7/3/2017Toby StraussInsiderBuy979GBX 257£2,516.03
6/8/2017Toby StraussInsiderBuy44GBX 256£112.64
6/1/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy646GBX 254£1,640.84
5/3/2017Julia WilsonInsiderBuy11,425GBX 250£28,562.50
5/2/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy654GBX 251£1,641.54
4/17/2017Nigel WilsonInsiderSell5,605GBX 252£14,124.60
4/15/2017Nigel WilsonInsiderSell66,066GBX 252£166,486.32
4/3/2017Toby StraussInsiderBuy1,111GBX 248£2,755.28
3/14/2017Nigel WilsonInsiderSell90,536GBX 246£222,718.56
3/9/2017Mark ZinkulaInsiderSell63,815GBX 250£159,537.50
3/8/2017Philip A J BroadleyInsiderBuy7,735GBX 254£19,646.90
3/1/2017Richard H MeddingsInsiderBuy1,097GBX 251£2,753.47
2/1/2017John KingmanInsiderBuy1,842GBX 237£4,365.54
1/3/2017Richard H MeddingsInsiderBuy1,103GBX 249£2,746.47
12/1/2016Stuart PophamInsiderBuy853GBX 238£2,030.14
11/11/2016Lesley KnoxInsiderBuy37,600GBX 213£80,088
11/4/2016John KingmanInsiderBuy89,233GBX 208£185,604.64
11/1/2016Richard H MeddingsInsiderBuy1,317GBX 209£2,752.53
10/3/2016Rudy MarkhamInsiderBuy1,424GBX 217£3,090.08
9/1/2016Meddings,Richard HInsiderBuy1,186GBX 212£2,514.32
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

Headline Trends for Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN)

Latest Headlines for Legal & General Group Plc (LON LGEN)

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DateHeadline
Legal & General Appoints LGR Unit CEO Kerrigan Procter As CEO Of LGC UnitLegal & General Appoints LGR Unit CEO Kerrigan Procter As CEO Of LGC Unit
www.rttnews.com - November 17 at 1:15 PM
[$$] LGIM sets sail into ETF market with Canvas deal[$$] LGIM sets sail into ETF market with Canvas deal
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 1:15 PM
MOVES-Legal & General Group names Kerrigan Procter CEO of capital unitMOVES-Legal & General Group names Kerrigan Procter CEO of capital unit
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 1:15 PM
MOVES-Standard Chartered, Legal & General GroupMOVES-Standard Chartered, Legal & General Group
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 1:15 PM
[$$] Legal & General overhauls management at two key businesses[$$] Legal & General overhauls management at two key businesses
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 1:15 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 12:18 PM
Citigroup Inc. Reaffirms Buy Rating for Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN)Citigroup Inc. Reaffirms Buy Rating for Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 6:32 AM
International companies to host live webcasts at Deutsche Banks Depositary Receipts Virtual Investor Conference on November 15th and 16th, 2017International companies to host live webcasts at Deutsche Bank's Depositary Receipts Virtual Investor Conference on November 15th and 16th, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 1:13 PM
[$$] Companies dominated by white men in top jobs face ire[$$] Companies dominated by white men in top jobs face ire
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 2:37 AM
Prudential talks to buyers for 10 billion pound British annuities book - SkyPrudential talks to buyers for 10 billion pound British annuities book - Sky
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 3:18 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Rating Increased to Add at Numis Securities LtdLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Rating Increased to Add at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 5 at 8:56 PM
British insurer Legal & General to launch Japan operation - CEOBritish insurer Legal & General to launch Japan operation - CEO
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 2:39 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Buys £1,640.90 in StockLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Buys £1,640.90 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 2:46 PM
Segro Buys Prime Midlands Big Box Warehouse From Legal & General In Asset SwapSegro Buys Prime Midlands Big Box Warehouse From Legal & General In Asset Swap
www.rttnews.com - November 1 at 5:20 AM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 1:20 PM
FTSE shrugs off Reckitt Benckiser blipFTSE shrugs off Reckitt Benckiser blip
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 6:31 AM
Pearson agrees deal to insure third of pension scheme riskPearson agrees deal to insure third of pension scheme risk
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:58 AM
Legal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : October 9, 2017Legal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : October 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 4:47 AM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Acquires 629 SharesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Acquires 629 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 1:30 PM
Can Legal & General Group Plc’s (LSE:LGEN) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?Can Legal & General Group Plc’s (LSE:LGEN) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 12:22 PM
Why I’d buy this progressive dividend stock alongside Legal & General Group plcWhy I’d buy this progressive dividend stock alongside Legal & General Group plc
www.fool.co.uk - September 27 at 3:55 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 12:54 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Purchases 237 SharesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Purchases 237 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 27 at 7:40 AM
Should You Buy Legal & General Group Plc (LSE:LGEN) At This PE Ratio?Should You Buy Legal & General Group Plc (LSE:LGEN) At This PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 5:41 AM
Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN)Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:28 PM
Legal & General Group plc isnt the only mega-yielder trading at a ... - Yahoo Finance UKLegal & General Group plc isn't the only mega-yielder trading at a ... - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 1:18 AM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 12:58 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Buys 633 SharesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider John Kingman Buys 633 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 1:14 PM
Legal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : August 25, 2017Legal & General Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LGEN-GB : August 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 7:54 AM
ETFs with exposure to Legal & General Group Plc : August 23, 2017ETFs with exposure to Legal & General Group Plc : August 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 8:36 AM
Legal & General Group Plc : LGEN-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 19, 2017Legal & General Group Plc : LGEN-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 1:22 AM
Monster dividend payers Legal & General Group plc and Plus500 Ltd still look cheapMonster dividend payers Legal & General Group plc and Plus500 Ltd still look cheap
www.fool.co.uk - August 18 at 8:20 PM
Legal & General Group Plc :LGEN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 12, 2017Legal & General Group Plc :LGEN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 2:29 AM
[$$] SSE moves £1.2bn of pension liabilities to insurers[$$] SSE moves £1.2bn of pension liabilities to insurers
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 2:29 AM
Legal & General H1 Profit Surges - Quick FactsLegal & General H1 Profit Surges - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - August 10 at 2:10 AM
L&G CEO Says Results Are a Testament to U.K. InvestmentsL&G CEO Says Results Are a Testament to U.K. Investments
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:10 AM
[$$] Legal & General benefits from changes in life expectancy[$$] Legal & General benefits from changes in life expectancy
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:10 AM
[$$] Legal & General juggles an age-old problem[$$] Legal & General juggles an age-old problem
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:10 AM
Edited Transcript of LGEN.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:30am GMTEdited Transcript of LGEN.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:10 AM
Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Plans GBX 4.30 DividendLegal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Plans GBX 4.30 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 2:58 PM
Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesLegal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 12:44 PM
Insider Buying: Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Acquires 934 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Insider Acquires 934 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 4:20 AM
Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsLegal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 12:58 PM
[$$] Pemberton Launches Strategic Opportunities Fund[$$] Pemberton Launches Strategic Opportunities Fund
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 7:13 AM
[$$] Theresa May urged to rebuild business bridges for Brexit[$$] Theresa May urged to rebuild business bridges for Brexit
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 6:08 PM
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Boosts Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Price Target to GBX 255Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Boosts Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Price Target to GBX 255
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 9:39 AM
Toby Strauss Buys 979 Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) StockToby Strauss Buys 979 Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:20 PM
[$$] Investors demand more information on labour practices[$$] Investors demand more information on labour practices
finance.yahoo.com - July 2 at 11:36 PM
Legal & General Group Plcs (LON:LGEN) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLCLegal & General Group Plc's (LON:LGEN) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:58 PM
Legal & General says its had strong start to yearLegal & General says it's had strong start to year
www.marketwatch.com - June 13 at 6:00 PM

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