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Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (DLGD.L)

DLGD.L on London Stock Exchange

332.40GBp
17 Aug 2018
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-3.30 (-0.98%)
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About

Direct Line Insurance Group plc is a United Kingdom-based personal and small business general insurer. The principal activity of the Company is managing its investments in subsidiaries, providing loans to those subsidiaries, raising funds for the Group and the receipt and payment of dividends. The Company's operating segments... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.53
Market Cap(Mil.): £4,595.25
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,375.00
Dividend: 7.00
Yield (%): --

Financials

  DLGD.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 11.66 15.41 18.55
EPS (TTM): 0.29 -- --
ROI: -- 0.35 0.42
ROE: 15.47 7.76 16.36

Direct Line shares sour as CEO to step down after decade at helm

Britain's largest motor insurer Direct Line said its long-standing chief Paul Geddes would step down next year, as its first-half profit took a beating from the cold winter.

Aug 01 2018

UPDATE 2-Direct Line shares sour as CEO to step down after decade at helm

* Shares down 3.5 pct (Adds CEO, analyst comments, share movement)

Aug 01 2018

Insurer Direct Line's first-half profit falls, CEO to leave

Aug 1 Britain's largest motor insurer, Direct Line Insurance Group Plc, reported on Wednesday a 15.7 percent drop in first-half operating profit, hurt by a long, icy winter, and said its chief executive officer would step down in 2019.

Aug 01 2018

UPDATE 1-Insurer Direct Line counts the cost of Britain's long, icy winter

May 2 British motor and home insurer Direct Line Insurance Group reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly gross written premiums and said claims linked to Britain's recent cold weather snap would utilise almost all the company's annual weather budget.

May 02 2018

BRIEF-Direct Line Insurance Group Q1 Total Gross Written Premium 769.9 Mln Pounds

* DIRECT LINE INSURANCE GROUP PLC - Q1 TOTAL GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUM 769.9 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 810.3 MILLION POUNDS A YEAR AGO

May 02 2018

Insurer Direct Line counts the cost of Britain's long, icy winter

May 2 British motor and home insurer Direct Line Insurance Group reported a 5 percent fall in quarterly gross written premiums and said claims linked to Britain's recent cold weather snap to utilise the company's full annual weather budget.

May 02 2018

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Insurer Direct Line to pay special dividend as profit rises (Feb 27)

Feb 27 Direct Line Insurance Group raised its special dividend from last year as strong performance in its motor brands, rising premiums and favourable claims helped it post a 51.4 percent rise in 2017 operating profit.

May 02 2018

BRIEF-Direct Line Inks Partnership With Volkswagen Insurance Service

* DIRECT LINE- ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH VOLKSWAGEN INSURANCE SERVICE

Mar 27 2018

BRIEF-Direct Line Insurance Says To Pay Special Dividend Of 15 Pence

* SAYS FINAL DIVIDEND UP 40.2% TO 13.6P AND SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF 15.0P

Feb 27 2018

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