Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) Insider John Kingman Buys 7,978 Shares

Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGENGet Free Report) insider John Kingman acquired 7,978 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 7th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 251 ($3.22) per share, for a total transaction of £20,024.78 ($25,656.35).

Legal & General Group Stock Performance

Shares of LGEN opened at GBX 246.53 ($3.16) on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of £14.74 billion, a PE ratio of 3,558.57, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.34 and a beta of 1.35. The business’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 247.59 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 245.75. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1,372.51, a current ratio of 4.70 and a quick ratio of 0.50. Legal & General Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 203.10 ($2.60) and a 12-month high of GBX 259 ($3.32).

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of research analysts recently commented on LGEN shares. Barclays reduced their price target on Legal & General Group from GBX 336 ($4.30) to GBX 325 ($4.16) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, February 20th. Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 289 ($3.70) target price on shares of Legal & General Group in a research note on Wednesday, June 5th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Legal & General Group in a research note on Thursday, February 22nd. Five analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Based on data from, Legal & General Group presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 301 ($3.86).

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Legal & General Group Company Profile

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Legal & General Group Plc provides various insurance products and services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates in Legal & General Retirement Institutional (LGRI), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), and Retail segments.

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