A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Legal & General Group Plc (LON: LGEN):

  • 6/8/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a GBX 240 ($3.04) price target on the stock.
  • 5/30/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 255 ($3.23) price target on the stock.
  • 5/30/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a GBX 240 ($3.04) price target on the stock.
  • 5/24/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “underperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 201 ($2.54) price target on the stock.
  • 5/23/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Morgan Stanley from GBX 260 ($3.29) to GBX 250 ($3.16). They now have an “equal weight” rating on the stock.
  • 5/23/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its price target raised by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 235 ($2.97) to GBX 245 ($3.10). They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 5/22/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG.
  • 5/22/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “underweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.
  • 5/22/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC.
  • 5/19/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital.
  • 5/16/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 255 ($3.23) price target on the stock.
  • 5/15/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its price target raised by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from GBX 220 ($2.78) to GBX 240 ($3.04). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 5/8/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its price target raised by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from GBX 220 ($2.78) to GBX 240 ($3.04). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 5/4/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “underperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 201 ($2.54) price target on the stock.
  • 4/27/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc is now covered by analysts at Credit Suisse Group. They set an “underperform” rating and a GBX 215 ($2.72) price target on the stock.
  • 4/27/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada. They now have a GBX 310 ($3.92) price target on the stock.
  • 4/25/2017 – Legal & General Group Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Berenberg Bank. They now have a GBX 301 ($3.81) price target on the stock.

Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LON LGEN) traded down 0.31% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting GBX 257.40. The company had a trading volume of 15,079,544 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 253.29 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 247.30. Legal & General Group Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 160.50 and a 52 week high of GBX 262.06. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 15.27 billion.

In related news, insider Nigel Wilson sold 5,605 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 252 ($3.19), for a total value of £14,124.60 ($17,867.93). Also, insider Toby Strauss acquired 1,111 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 3rd. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 248 ($3.14) per share, with a total value of £2,755.28 ($3,485.49). Over the last 90 days, insiders purchased 13,880 shares of company stock valued at $3,471,280 and sold 162,207 shares valued at $40,332,948.

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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