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Legal & General Group (LGEN)
Sector: Insurance
Share Price: 285.00p
Change Today:  1.50p  
Market Cap: 17,001m

Company Overview

Long established life insurance group and one of the pioneers of low cost tracker funds. The company has more than 5.4m customers and employs over 8,800 staff and owns operations in the US, France, the Netherlands and Germany as well as its main UK business.

Detailed Price Data

Share Price 285.00p Price Up Close 285.00p
Change Today +1.50p Volume 10,811,537
Percent Change +0.53% Day High / Low 286.40p / 282.20p
Update Time 17:45:12 Year High / Low 291.20p / 216.70p
Bid 268.00p Last Trade Price 285.00p
Offer 287.00p Last Trade Amount 3,908,234
Open 282.20p Last Trade Time 16:35:10

Income & Efficiency

Div Yield 5.8%
Div Cover 1.8
Op Mrgn 17.7%
ROCE 15.8%


P/E 9.6
PEG n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.3
Pr/Book 2.0


Revenue 67.1%
PBT 2.0%
EPS -2.6%
DPS 7.0%

1 Day Chart

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart


Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 10,168.00 1,413.00 16.70p 14.9 1.5 +10% 11.25p 4.5%
31-Dec-15 6,321.00 1,414.00 18.58p 14.4 1.3 +11% 13.40p 5.0%
31-Dec-16 10,252.00 1,517.00 19.68p 12.6 2.1 +6% 14.35p 5.8%
31-Dec-17 7,932.00 2,061.00 30.52p 9.0 0.2 +55% 15.35p 5.6%
31-Dec-18 13,253.00 2,102.00 29.72p 7.8 n/a -3% 16.42p 7.1%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

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