LON:LGEN - Legal & General Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 258.50 -5.70 (-2.16 %) (As of 05/23/2019 02:43 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 264.20Today's RangeGBX 257 - GBX 263.6052-Week RangeGBX 221.80 - GBX 292.30Volume16.96 million shsAverage Volume20.18 million shsMarket Capitalization£15.34 billionP/E Ratio8.45Dividend Yield5.90%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. The LGIM segment provides index fund management; active fixed income and liquidity management; solution and liability driven investment; active equity; 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 protection products, such as health, disability, critical illness and accident; individual term assurance; savings and death benefits; and annuities. 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. Receive LGEN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LGEN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Life Insurance Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolLON:LGEN Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webhttp://www.legalandgeneralgroup.com/ Phone+44-20-31243000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio57.19 Current Ratio1.62 Quick Ratio0.59Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.45 Forward P/E Ratio0.08 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£11.36 billion Price / Sales1.35 Cash FlowGBX 271.82 per share Price / Cash Flow0.95 Book ValueGBX 144.60 per share Price / Book1.79Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees7,981 Outstanding Shares5,933,470,208Market Cap£15.34 billion Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated) 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 Wednesday, March 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.82 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 25th. This is a boost from Legal & General Group's previous dividend of $4.60. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Legal & General Group's Dividend History. When is Legal & General Group's next earnings date? Legal & General Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Legal & General Group. What price target have analysts set for LGEN? 14 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Legal & General Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 225 to GBX 345. On average, they expect Legal & General Group's share price to reach GBX 299.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Legal & General Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Legal & General Group? 14 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, 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? News coverage about LGEN stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. 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 media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Legal & General Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Legal & General Group include AXA (AXAHY), Prudential Public (PUK), Metlife (MET), Prudential Financial (PRU), Manulife Financial (MFC), SWISS RE LTD/S (SSREY), Sun Life Financial (SLF), AVIVA PLC/ADR (AVVIY), HANNOVER RUECK/S (HVRRY), Lincoln National (LNC), AEGON (AEG), Torchmark (TMK), Reinsurance Group of America (RGA), SONY FINL HOLDI/ADR (SNYFY) and Athene (ATH). 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), Berkeley Group (BKG), Prudential (PRU), Barclays (BARC), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Aviva (AV), Centrica (CNA) and easyJet (EZJ). 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 & DirectorMr. Mark Zinkula, CEO of Legal & Gen. Investment Management and DirectorMr. 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 258.50. How big of a company is Legal & General Group? Legal & General Group has a market capitalization of £15.34 billion and generates £11.36 billion in revenue each year. Legal & General Group employs 7,981 workers across the globe. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,098 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 856 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,954MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Forex Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.