Share Prices & Company Research

Stockbroking

Legal & General Group

Current Price 273.00p Bid 273.00p Ask 273.20p Change 0.00%
Last Updated: 22/11/2019 03:53. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
Call 0113 243 6941 or search for your local office

Company Overview

Legal & General Group plc is a leading provider of insurance, savings and investment management products in the UK. The Group has a market capitalisation of £15.9bn (as at 14 November 2017) and is responsible for investing £951bn worldwide (as at 30 June 2017) on behalf of investors, policyholders and shareholders. Legal & General has over seven million customers in the UK for life assurance, pensions, investments and general insurance plans and over one million customers in the US who rely on us for life assurance.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£1,264.00m
Operating Profit
£2,102.00m
Dividend Yield
6.06
Dividend Per Share
16.42
Dividend Cover
1.84
P/E Ratio
8.98

Key Personnel

Stuart Jeff Davies
Chief Financial Officer
Kerrigan William Procter
Executive Director
Michelle Sylvia Scrimgeour
Executive Director
Dr Nigel David Wilson
Group Chief Executive
Sir John Oliver Frank Kingman
Non-Executive Chairman
Toby Emil Strauss
Non-Executive Director
Julia Susan Wilson
Non-Executive Director
Melville George Lewis
Non-Executive Director
Lesley Mary Samuel Knox
Non-Executive Director
Philip Arthur John Broadley
Non-Executive Director
Henrietta Caroline Baldock
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
LGEN
ISIN
GB0005603997
Shares in Issue
5,965,073,403
Market cap
£16,487.46m

Analyst Views (8)

Strong Buy
 
37.50%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
37.50%
Sell
 
12.50%
Strong Sell
 
12.50%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
0.00p
Bid Price
273.00p
Ask Price
273.20p
Volume
0
Change Today
0.00p
% Change Today
0.00%
Open
0.00p
Previous Close
273.00p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
292.30p
52 Week Low
214.90p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Legal & General Group Intra-day Chart

Legal & General Group News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 19 Nov 2019 | 17:15 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 19 Nov 2019 | 17:15 Legal & General hails 'good' performance across all divisions; plans to raise funds through debt issue 19 Nov 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 13 Nov 2019 | 10:50 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 03 Oct 2019 | 17:20 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Oct 2019 | 17:10 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Oct 2019 | 17:05 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Oct 2019 | 17:05 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Oct 2019 | 17:05 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Oct 2019 | 17:05 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 30 Sep 2019 | 17:40 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 30 Sep 2019 | 17:40 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 27 Sep 2019 | 17:05 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 27 Sep 2019 | 17:05 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 16 Sep 2019 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 05 Sep 2019 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 03 Sep 2019 | 10:00 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 02 Sep 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 02 Sep 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 02 Sep 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 02 Sep 2019 | 17:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 27 Aug 2019 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 12 Aug 2019 | 13:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Legal & General Group PLC 08 Aug 2019 | 11:10 FTSE closes higher after bad start to US markets 07 Aug 2019 | 16:42 UK stocks open higher as Trump plays down trade war fears 07 Aug 2019 | 09:01 Legal & General profits up 12% on record annuity sales 07 Aug 2019 | 08:51 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Aug 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Aug 2019 | 17:30 Director Deals - Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN) 01 Aug 2019 | 17:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
57.0
59.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
288.0
149.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
442,656.0
452,031.0
Total Non-Current Assets
443,001.0
452,239.0
Inventory
0.0
0.0
Trade & Receivables
5,593.0
5,703.0
Cash & Receivables
17,321.0
18,919.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
26,602.0
29,016.0
Total Assets
492,517.0
505,877.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
0.0
0.0
Long Term Liabilities
0.0
0.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
483,865.0
497,958.0
Total Liabilities
483,865.0
497,958.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
8,652.0
7,919.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
149.0
149.0
Minority Interests
72.0
76.0
Retained Earnings
7,261.0
6,578.0
Share Premium Account
992.0
988.0
Other Equity
178.0
128.0
Total Equity
8,652.0
7,919.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
-361.0
4,411.0
Cashflow Before Financing
-566.0
4,397.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-847.0
3,912.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
1,264.0
40,491.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
2,102.0
2,061.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,102.0
2,061.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,808.0
1,902.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
15 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
H2 Dividend
25 Apr 2019
06 Jun 2019
H1 Dividend
16 Aug 2018
27 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
26 Apr 2018
07 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
17 Aug 2017
21 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
08 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
18 Aug 2016
22 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
28 Apr 2016
09 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2015
17 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
23 Apr 2015
04 Jun 2015
The value of your investments and the income from them may go down as well as up, and you could get back less than you invested.
We use cookies on this site to improve your experience and help us provide you with a better website. An explanation of the cookies we use and their purpose can be found within our Cookie Policy. Your continued use of this site means you consent to the use of cookies.