Toby Strauss Purchases 927 Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Stock

Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) insider Toby Strauss purchased 927 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 1st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 271 ($3.81) per share, with a total value of £2,512.17 ($3,527.83).

Toby Strauss also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, December 1st, Toby Strauss purchased 950 shares of Legal & General Group stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 264 ($3.71) per share, with a total value of £2,508 ($3,521.98).

Shares of Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) traded down GBX 0.20 ($0.00) during midday trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 270.40 ($3.80). 14,729,816 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 12,410,000. Legal & General Group Plc has a one year low of GBX 231.60 ($3.25) and a one year high of GBX 279.90 ($3.93). The stock has a market capitalization of $16,110.00 and a PE ratio of 1,040.00.

LGEN has been the subject of several recent research reports. Barclays boosted their price target on shares of Legal & General Group from GBX 279 ($3.92) to GBX 294 ($4.13) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Monday, December 11th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Legal & General Group in a research note on Tuesday, November 14th. Numis Securities raised shares of Legal & General Group to an “add” rating and set a GBX 305 ($4.28) price target for the company in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Citigroup upgraded shares of Legal & General Group to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 296 ($4.16) price objective on the stock in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Finally, HSBC boosted their price objective on shares of Legal & General Group from GBX 290 ($4.07) to GBX 295 ($4.14) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 23rd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 267.71 ($3.76).

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About Legal & General Group

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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