Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) insider John Kingman purchased 237 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 258 ($3.47) per share, with a total value of £611.46 ($822.30).

John Kingman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 1st, John Kingman purchased 633 shares of Legal & General Group Plc stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 260 ($3.50) per share, with a total value of £1,645.80 ($2,213.29).

Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) opened at 259.30 on Thursday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 263.55 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 256.79. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 15.38 billion. Legal & General Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 204.08 and a 12-month high of GBX 279.90.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 17th were given a dividend of GBX 4.30 ($0.06) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 17th. This represents a yield of 1.58%.

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Several research firms have recently weighed in on LGEN. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) dropped their price target on shares of Legal & General Group Plc from GBX 255 ($3.43) to GBX 250 ($3.36) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. Barclays PLC dropped their price target on shares of Legal & General Group Plc from GBX 280 ($3.77) to GBX 279 ($3.75) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, September 11th. Jefferies Group LLC increased their price target on shares of Legal & General Group Plc from GBX 249 ($3.35) to GBX 253 ($3.40) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, September 11th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Legal & General Group Plc in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 290 ($3.90) price target on shares of Legal & General Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 23rd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 253.63 ($3.41).

Legal & General Group Plc Company Profile

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. It operates through six segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), Legal & General Insurance (LGI), Savings and General Insurance (GI).

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