NYSE:LYG - Lloyds Banking Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.58 -0.02 (-0.77 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.58
Today's Range$2.57 - $2.62
52-Week Range$2.51 - $4.21
Volume25.70 million shs
Average Volume13.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$46.49 billion
P/E Ratio1.90
Dividend Yield4.30%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Commercial banks, not elsewhere classified
Current SymbolNYSE:LYG
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.22
Current Ratio1.43
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio1.90
Forward P/E Ratio6.29
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$50.67 billion
Price / Sales0.92
Cash Flow$0.7771 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.32
Book Value$3.52 per share
Price / Book0.73


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.55
Net Income$4.91 billion
Net Margins15.05%
Return on Equity15.62%
Return on Assets0.93%


Outstanding Shares18,017,550,000
Market Cap$46.49 billion

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. Investors 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 an increase 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 Wednesday, December 19th 2018. 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, 6 hold ratings and 4 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?

News headlines about LYG stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Lloyds Banking Group earned a news sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Lloyds Banking Group?

Lloyds Banking Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,559,807 shares, an increase of 80.1% from the October 31st total of 1,976,958 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 11,203,791 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.3 days. View Lloyds Banking Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lloyds Banking Group's key competitors?

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 54)
  • Mr. Juan Colombás, COO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Mark George Culmer, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Markus Stadalmann, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Douglas Radcliffe, Group Investor Relations Director

Who are Lloyds Banking Group's major shareholders?

Lloyds Banking Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.49%), Cambiar Investors LLC (0.22%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.16%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.09%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.05%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are selling Lloyds Banking Group stock?

LYG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Advisory Research Inc., M&R Capital Management Inc. and Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Lloyds Banking Group stock?

LYG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Credit Suisse AG, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Cambiar Investors LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and FNY Investment Advisers LLC.

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 $2.58.

How big of a company is Lloyds Banking Group?

Lloyds Banking Group has a market capitalization of $46.49 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  729 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  623 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,352
MarketBeat'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 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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