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London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 9,428
+58.00 (+0.62%)
(As of 07/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
9,312
9,472
50-Day Range
9,048
9,654
52-Week Range
7,784
£110.80
Volume
727,996 shs
Average Volume
1.27 million shs
Market Capitalization
£49.98 billion
P/E Ratio
6,932.35
Dividend Yield
1.22%
Price Target
GBX 8,347

London Stock Exchange Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.17 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.5% Downside
GBX 8,347 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.25mentions of London Stock Exchange Group in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
£133.13 B Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.50 out of 5 stars

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About London Stock Exchange Group Stock (LON:LSEG)

London Stock Exchange Group plc operates as a financial markets infrastructure and data provider primarily in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Data & Analytics, Capital Markets, and Post Trade. It operates a range of international equity, fixed income, exchange-traded funds/exchange-traded products, and foreign exchange markets through the London Stock Exchange, AIM, Turquoise, FXall, Matching, and Tradeweb. The company also provides information and data products, such as indexes, benchmarks, real time pricing data and trade reporting, and reconciliation services, as well as network connection and services; market trading services; and clearing, risk management, capital optimization, and regulatory reporting solutions. In addition, it licenses capital markets; installs software; and provides maintenance, and events and media services. The company was founded in 1698 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

LSEG Stock Price History

LSEG Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/22 Dividend
4/18/2024
Dividend Payable
5/22/2024
Today
7/13/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
25,608
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 8,347
High Stock Price Target
£110
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 115
Potential Upside/Downside
-11.5%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.17
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£761 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£8.38 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 524.60 per share
Book Value
GBX 4,408 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£49.98 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.35
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Key Executives

  • Mr. David Adam Schwimmer (Age 55)
    Interim Group Head of Data and Analytics, Group CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $2.93M
  • Mr. Michel-Alain M. Proch (Age 54)
    CFO & Director
  • Mr. David Shalders (Age 57)
    COO & Head of Integration
  • Mr. Irfan Hussain
    Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Peregrine Riviere
    Group Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Catherine Johnson
    Group General Counsel & Head of Compliance
  • Ms. Erica Bourne
    Chief People Officer
  • Ms. Claire Dorrian
    Head of London & Southern Region, UK Primary Markets, Capital Markets
  • Mr. John V. Millar
    Head of Primary Markets
  • Mr. Dee Liyanwela
    Head of Technology - Sri Lanka & Head of Shared Service Centres

Should I Buy London Stock Exchange Group Stock? LSEG Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in London Stock Exchange Group plc:

  • The stock of London Stock Exchange Group plc (LSEG) recently hit a new 52-week high, indicating positive momentum and potential for further growth.
  • The company has a strong market capitalization of £49.97 billion, reflecting stability and a solid financial standing.
  • London Stock Exchange Group plc operates in three segments: Data & Analytics, Capital Markets, and Post Trade, providing diversified revenue streams and reducing dependency on a single sector.
  • Insider buying activity, such as Cressida Hogg purchasing shares, can be seen as a positive signal indicating confidence in the company's future performance.
  • The company has received favorable ratings from analysts, with a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of GBX 8,489.17, suggesting potential upside.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in London Stock Exchange Group plc for these reasons:

  • Recent insider selling activity, such as Martin Brand selling shares, may raise concerns about the company's outlook among investors.
  • The company's high debt-to-equity ratio of 37.70 could pose risks in terms of financial leverage and potential constraints on future growth.
  • London Stock Exchange Group plc's price-to-earnings ratio of 6,869.12 may indicate an overvaluation compared to industry peers, potentially limiting short-term gains.
  • The company's beta of 0.35 suggests lower volatility compared to the market, which may result in slower price movements and potentially lower returns for investors seeking high growth.
  • While the stock has reached a new high, investors should consider the potential for market corrections or external factors that could impact the stock price in the future.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Friday, July 5, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these London Stock Exchange Group pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

LSEG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have LSEG shares performed this year?

London Stock Exchange Group's stock was trading at GBX 9,274 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, LSEG stock has increased by 1.7% and is now trading at GBX 9,428.
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How do I buy shares of London Stock Exchange Group?

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This page (LON:LSEG) was last updated on 7/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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