Legal & General Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.42 (-2.25 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 03:53 PM ET)
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Volume19,536 shs
Average Volume12,831 shs
Market Capitalization$21.92 billion
P/E Ratio13.72
Dividend Yield9.20%
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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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1.20 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1043rd out of 2,045 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

54th out of 73 stocks

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Legal & General Group (OTCMKTS:LGGNY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Legal & General Group a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Legal & General Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Legal & General Group stock.
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Are investors shorting Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 25,200 shares, an increase of 70.3% from the June 30th total of 14,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 32,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.8 days.
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How has Legal & General Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Legal & General Group's stock was trading at $14.08 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LGGNY shares have increased by 30.6% and is now trading at $18.3856.
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How often does Legal & General Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, April 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.9764 per share on Thursday, June 3rd. This represents a yield of 9.69%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 15th.
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Is Legal & General Group a good dividend stock?

Legal & General Group pays an annual dividend of $1.73 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.20%. LGGNY 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 129.10%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Legal & General Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 88.72% in the coming year. This indicates that Legal & General Group may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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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 $2.05M)
  • Mr. Stuart Jeffrey Davies, Group CFO & Exec. Director (Age 50, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Kerrigan William Procter, Pres of Asia (Age 52, Pay $1.13M)
  • Ms. Michelle Sylvia Scrimgeour, Chief Exec. Officer of Legal & Gen. Investment Management (Age 58, Pay $1.31M)
  • 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

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What is Legal & General Group's stock symbol?

Legal & General Group trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "LGGNY."

How do I buy shares of Legal & General Group?

Shares of LGGNY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Legal & General Group's stock price today?

One share of LGGNY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.39.

How much money does Legal & General Group make?

Legal & General Group has a market capitalization of $21.92 billion and generates $64.50 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Legal & General Group have?

Legal & General Group employs 10,046 workers across the globe.

When was Legal & General Group founded?

Legal & General Group was founded in 1836.

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 ONE COLEMAN STREET, LONDON X0, EC2R 5AA.

How can I contact Legal & General Group?

Legal & General Group's mailing address is ONE COLEMAN STREET, LONDON X0, EC2R 5AA. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-3124-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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