NYSE:LYG - Lloyds Banking Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $2.97 +0.08 (+2.77 %) (As of 01/20/2019 03:52 PM ET)Previous Close$2.97Today's Range$2.94 - $2.9952-Week Range$2.43 - $4.21Volume8.70 million shsAverage Volume11.51 million shsMarket Capitalization$53.51 billionP/E Ratio5.40Dividend Yield3.74%Beta0.8 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Lloyds Banking Group plc provides banking and financial services under the Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland, and Scottish Widows brands in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Commercial Banking, and Insurance and Wealth. The Retail segment offers a range of financial service products, including current accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, motor finance, and unsecured consumer lending products to personal and small business customers. The Commercial Banking segment provides lending, transactional banking, working capital management, risk management, term lending, and debt capital markets services for small and medium sized enterprises, corporates, mid-markets, and financial institutions. The Insurance and Wealth segment offers insurance products, such as life, home, motor, and protection insurance; investments comprising pensions and investment products; and wealth management products and services. It also provides credit cards, and personal and business loans; and online and telephone banking services. The company has a strategic partnership with Schroders plc to create a wealth management proposition. Lloyds Banking Group plc was founded in 1695 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Receive LYG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LYG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:LYG Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.lloydsbankinggroup.com Phone44-20-7626-1500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.22 Current Ratio1.43 Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio5.40 Forward P/E Ratio7.24 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$50.67 billion Price / Sales1.06 Cash Flow$0.7775 per share Price / Cash Flow3.82 Book Value$3.52 per share Price / Book0.84Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.55 Net Income$4.91 billion Net Margins15.05% Return on Equity15.62% Return on Assets0.93%Miscellaneous Employees67,905 Outstanding Shares18,017,550,000Market Cap$53.51 billion OptionableOptionable Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE:LYG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Lloyds Banking Group's stock symbol? Lloyds Banking Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LYG." How often does Lloyds Banking Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lloyds Banking Group? Lloyds Banking Group announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Friday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be given a dividend of $0.056 per share on Tuesday, October 9th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 16th. This is a positive change from Lloyds Banking Group's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.05. View Lloyds Banking Group's Dividend History. When is Lloyds Banking Group's next earnings date? Lloyds Banking Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lloyds Banking Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lloyds Banking Group? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lloyds Banking Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Lloyds Banking Group. Has Lloyds Banking Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about LYG stock has been trending extremely positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lloyds Banking Group earned a news sentiment score of 4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting Lloyds Banking Group? Lloyds Banking Group saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,116,731 shares, a decrease of 62.4% from the December 14th total of 2,970,233 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 16,376,432 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.1 days. View Lloyds Banking Group's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Lloyds Banking Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lloyds Banking Group include Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), HDFC Bank (HDB), Banco Santander (SAN), Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), Westpac Banking (WBK), BNP PARIBAS/S (BNPQY), ANZ (ANZBY), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Grp (SMFG), Banco Santander Brasil (BSBR), Bank of Montreal (BMO), ING Groep (ING), HANG SENG BK LT/S (HSNGY), Boc Hong Kong (BHKLY) and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA). Who are Lloyds Banking Group's key executives? Lloyds Banking Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. António Mota de Sousa Horta-Osório, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 55)Mr. Juan Colombás, COO & Exec. Director (Age 56)Markus Stadalmann, Chief Investment OfficerMr. Douglas Radcliffe, Group Investor Relations DirectorMs. Kate Cheetham, Group Gen. Counsel Who are Lloyds Banking Group's major shareholders? Lloyds Banking Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.01%), KCS Wealth Advisory (0.00%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.00%), Quadrant Capital Group LLC (0.00%), Lourd Capital LLC (0.00%) and Trilogy Capital Inc. (0.00%). Which institutional investors are selling Lloyds Banking Group stock? LYG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lourd Capital LLC, Advisors Capital Management LLC and First Hawaiian Bank. Which institutional investors are buying Lloyds Banking Group stock? LYG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quadrant Capital Group LLC, Trilogy Capital Inc., KCS Wealth Advisory, Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. and Park National Corp OH. How do I buy shares of Lloyds Banking Group? Shares of LYG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Lloyds Banking Group's stock price today? One share of LYG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.97. How big of a company is Lloyds Banking Group? Lloyds Banking Group has a market capitalization of $53.51 billion and generates $50.67 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $4.91 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.55 on an earnings per share basis. Lloyds Banking Group employs 67,905 workers across the globe. What is Lloyds Banking Group's official website? The official website for Lloyds Banking Group is http://www.lloydsbankinggroup.com. How can I contact Lloyds Banking Group? Lloyds Banking Group's mailing address is 25 GRESHAM STREET, LONDON X0, EC2V 7HN. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7626-1500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE LYG)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 733 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 630 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,363MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lloyds Banking Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LYG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LYG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Call Option?