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Legal & General Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 297
-2.00 (-0.67%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
7.42 million shs
Average Volume
12.24 million shs
Market Capitalization
£17.73 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Legal & General Group

Legal & General Group Plc provides various insurance products and services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), and Legal & General Insurance (LGI). The LGR segment offers annuity contracts with guaranteed income for a specified time; longevity insurance products for company pension schemes; lifetime mortgages; lifetime care plans; and retirement interest only mortgages. The LGIM segment provides 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 estate funds. The LGC segment offers investment strategy and implementation, and direct investment and structuring services. The LGI segment provides protection products, such as health, disability, critical illness, and accident; individual term assurance; reinsurance; savings and death benefits; and annuities. The company 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, as well as manufacture of sheds. It also engages in the real estate investment, operation, management, and trading, fund general partner, fund trustee, commercial lending, venture capital investing, contractual scheme, management, pension tracing and transfer, investor alternative investment fund, collective asset-management, and investment management activities; and provision of investment advisory, business information consultancy, and technology services. The company was founded in 1836 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Life Insurance
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£11.96 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 266.89 per share
Book Value
GBX 174.50 per share


Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
£17.73 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.49 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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

Is Legal & General Group a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Legal & General Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Legal & General Group stock.
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How has Legal & General Group's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Legal & General Group's stock was trading at GBX 220.50 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LGEN stock has increased by 34.7% and is now trading at GBX 297.
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When is Legal & General Group's next earnings date?

Legal & General Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 9th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Legal & General Group

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 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 12th will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.18 per share on Monday, September 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 12th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
View Legal & General Group's dividend history

Is Legal & General Group a good dividend stock?

Legal & General Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.94%. LGEN has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Legal & General Group is 0.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Legal & General Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LGEN?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Legal & General Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 269 to GBX 397. On average, they expect Legal & General Group's share price to reach GBX 329 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Legal & General Group's key executives?

Legal & General Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Nigel David Wilson, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 65, Pay $1.49M)
  • Mr. Stuart Jeffrey Davies, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 50, Pay $897k)
  • Mr. Kerrigan William Procter, Pres of Asia (Age 52, Pay $823k)
  • Ms. Michelle Sylvia Scrimgeour, Chief Exec. Officer of Legal & Gen. Investment Management (Age 58, Pay $951k)
  • Mr. Edward Luke Houghton, Head Investor Relations
  • Mr. Geoffrey J. Timms, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Mr. Richard King, Head of Group Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Emma Hardaker-Jones, Group HR Director
  • Ms. Sharon Niebergall, Head of Bus. Management, Distribution
  • Ms. Katrina Helen Jean McMillan, Head of Transition Project Management - LGIM

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), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), The Berkeley Group (BKG), HSBC (HSBA) and Imperial Brands (IMB).

What is Legal & General Group's stock symbol?

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

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.
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What is Legal & General Group's stock price today?

One share of LGEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 297.

How much money does Legal & General Group make?

Legal & General Group has a market capitalization of £17.73 billion and generates £11.96 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Legal & General Group have?

Legal & General Group employs 10,099 workers across the globe.

What is Legal & General Group's official website?

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

Where are Legal & General Group's headquarters?

Legal & General Group is headquartered at 1 Coleman Street, LONDON, EC2R 5AA, United Kingdom.

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.

This page was last updated on 1/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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