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Legal & General Group (LGEN)
Sector: Insurance
Share Price: 300.40p
Change Today:  6.10p  
Market Cap: 17,920m

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 300.40p Price Up Close 294.30p
Change Today +6.10p Volume 4,851,256
Percent Change +2.07% Day High / Low 300.50p / 294.50p
Update Time 12:57:29 Year High / Low 317.70p / 216.70p
Bid 300.30p Last Trade Price 300.40p
Offer 300.40p Last Trade Amount 3,610
Open 294.50p Last Trade Time 12:57:23

Income & Efficiency

Div Yield 5.6%
Div Cover 1.8
Op Mrgn 17.7%
ROCE 15.8%


P/E 9.9
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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