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Direct Line Insurance Group (DLG)
Share Price: 300.10p Change Today: 2.20p  Market Cap: 4,126.38m

DLG Overview

Insurance provider focused on the UK personal motor and home insurance market. Its roughly 10,000-strong staff serve clients online, by phone and indirectly through partners in its Commercial business, via brokers. Based in Bromley, it gained entry into the top flight index in September 2014, just over half a year after RBS sold its remaining stake in the outfit. Its brands include Direct Line, Privilege, Churchill, Brand Partners, NIG and Green Flag.

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DLG Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 3,144.20 456.80 25.71p 11.3 5.7 +2% 13.20p 4.5%
31-Dec-15 3,110.10 507.50 38.85p 10.5 0.2 +51% 13.80p 3.4%
31-Dec-16 3,202.80 353.00 21.34p 17.3 n/a -45% 14.60p 4.0%
31-Dec-17 3,339.70 539.00 31.80p 12.0 0.2 +49% 20.40p 5.3%
31-Dec-18 3,306.70 582.60 33.50p 9.5 1.9 +5% 21.00p 6.6%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

DLG Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 3,018.45 494.86 28.07p 10.6 n/a -16% 28.61p 9.6%
31-Dec-20 3,035.19 483.31 27.78p 10.7 n/a -1% 28.58p 9.6%

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DLG Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 07-Aug-2019 10:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 02-Aug-2019 15:30 RNS
Half Year Report 2019 31-Jul-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest DLG Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 300.10p
Change Today 2.20p
% Change 0.74 %
Volume 901,590
16-Aug-19 Close 297.90p
Shares Issued 1,375.00m
Market Cap 4,126.38m
Year End 31-Dec-18

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 6
Buy 1
Neutral 9
Sell 3
Strong Sell 1
Total 20
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

DLG Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 08-Aug-19 04-Apr-19
Paid 06-Sep-19 16-May-19
Amount 7.20p 14.00p

Trades for 19-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
12:58 262 @ 300.10p
12:58 1,620 @ 300.10p
12:58 181 @ 300.10p
12:58 569 @ 300.10p
12:58 27 @ 300.00p

DLG Key Personnel

Chair Michael N Biggs
CEO Penny James