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Legal & General Group PLC (LGEN.L)

LGEN.L on London Stock Exchange

272.10GBp
21 May 2019
Change (% chg)

0.10 (+0.04%)
Prev Close
272.00
Open
274.40
Day's High
275.40
Day's Low
270.70
Volume
15,277,029
Avg. Vol
14,233,101
52-wk High
292.30
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221.80

About

Legal & General Group Plc is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, transacts life assurance and long-term savings business, investment management and general insurance and health business. The Company’s segments include: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM),... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.23
Market Cap(Mil.): £15,655.66
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 5,957.25
Dividend: 4.30
Yield (%): --

Financials

  LGEN.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 10.19 85.20 19.18
EPS (TTM): 0.26 -- --
ROI: -- 6.34 0.47
ROE: 22.25 12.59 15.38

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - May 21

May 21 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

May 20 2019

Legal & General's fund arm to vote against Metro Bank chair

LONDON, May 17 Legal & General Investment Management, one of the biggest institutional investors in embattled lender Metro Bank, said it plans to vote against the chairman and other board members at the company's annual meeting.

May 17 2019

German insurer Allianz in talks to buy L&G unit: Sky News

Germany's biggest insurer Allianz is in advanced talks to buy Legal & General's home insurance business, Sky News reported on Monday.

Apr 29 2019

German insurer Allianz in talks to buy L&G unit - Sky News

April 26 Germany's biggest insurer Allianz is in advanced talks to buy Legal & General's home insurance business, Sky News reported https://news.sky.com/story/germans-swoop-to-give-new-home-to-lg-insurance-arm-11706919 on Monday.

Apr 29 2019

UPDATE 2-FTSE 100 up as tobacco shares, DS Smith rise; L&G slips on results

* Ultra Electronics jumps on mid-caps (Adds news item, analyst quote, updates to closing prices)

Mar 06 2019

Legal & General's record annuity sales raises dividend doubts

LONDON Legal & General said it had made record sales of annuities in 2018, although some analysts questioned whether Britain's third-largest insurer could continue to raise its dividend at the same time, knocking its shares on Wednesday.

Mar 06 2019

UPDATE 2-Legal & General's record annuity sales raises dividend doubts

* Shares down 3.7 pct, bottom of FTSE 100 (Adds analyst, trader, shares, background)

Mar 06 2019

Legal & General 2018 operating profit rises 10 pct

LONDON, March 6 British life insurer Legal & General posted a 10 percent rise in operating profit to 1.9 billion pounds ($2.5 billion) in 2018, helped by record sales of annuities, it said on Wednesday.

Mar 06 2019

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-MOVES-Legal and General Investment Management names Middle East distribution head

Jan 8 European asset manager Legal and General Investment Management on Tuesday named Noareen Raja as its head of Middle East distribution, responsible for client relationships in the region.

Jan 08 2019

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Dec 19 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Wednesday:

Dec 19 2018

Earnings vs. Estimates