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Legal & General Group (LGEN)
Sector: Insurance
Share Price: 229.90p
Change Today:  15.40p  
Market Cap: 13,715m

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 229.90p Price Up Close 214.50p
Change Today +15.40p Volume 25,276,252
Percent Change +7.18% Day High / Low 230.20p / 216.40p
Update Time 16:40:48 Year High / Low 318.40p / 138.60p
Bid 229.60p Last Trade Price 229.90p
Offer 230.10p Last Trade Amount 7,960,241
Open 218.60p Last Trade Time 16:35:24

Income & Efficiency

Div Yield 8.2%
Div Cover 1.7
Op Mrgn 16.0%
ROCE 15.1%


P/E 7.0
PEG 4.6
Pr/Revenue 0.8
Pr/Book 1.4


Revenue 18.4%
PBT 1.3%
EPS 1.5%
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-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 12,843.00 2,129.00 30.07p 7.7 n/a -2% 16.42p 7.1%
31-Dec-19 15,203.00 2,156.00 30.53p 9.9 5.0 +2% 17.57p 5.8%

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

ShareCast News

Thursday broker round-up 07-May-2020 13:55:16
L&G to tap debt market after strong quarter 24-Apr-2020 09:18:07
Monday broker round-up 20-Apr-2020 13:41:53

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