Legal & General Group Plc (OTCMKTS:LGGNY) has been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the eleven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company.
A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock. Credit Suisse Group upgraded shares of Legal & General Group from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 1st. UBS Group upgraded shares of Legal & General Group from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 27th. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Legal & General Group in a research report on Friday, July 16th. The Goldman Sachs Group started coverage on shares of Legal & General Group in a research report on Monday, June 7th. They set a “buy” rating for the company. Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Legal & General Group in a research report on Wednesday.
Shares of OTCMKTS LGGNY traded up $0.54 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $18.29. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 27,283 shares, compared to its average volume of 18,729. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $19.24. The firm has a market cap of $21.80 billion, a PE ratio of 13.65 and a beta of 1.75. The company has a quick ratio of 6.10, a current ratio of 6.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56. Legal & General Group has a 1-year low of $11.19 and a 1-year high of $20.48.
Legal & General Group Plc provides various insurance products and services in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates in four segments: Legal & General Retirement (LGR), Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), and Legal & General Insurance (LGI).
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