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Direct Line Insurance Group

DLG: 336.80 0.00 (0.00%) delayed: 10:48 AM Trade Now
Bid Price 336.70 High Price 337.60
Ask Price 336.90 Low Price 335.00
Open Price 337.60 Spread 0.06%
Prev Close 336.80 Volume 1,577,511

Direct Line Insurance Group - Share Price

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Direct Line Insurance Group - Share Price Information

Name Direct Line Insurance Group Epic DLG
Sector Nonlife Insurance ISIN GB00BY9D0Y18
Activites Direct Line Group is a retail general insurer with leading market positions in the United Kingdom, a strong presence in the direct motor channel in Italy and Germany and a focused position in UK SME commercial insurance. The Group operates under highly recognised brands such as Direct Line and Churchill and is comprised of five primary segments: motor, home, rescue and other personal lines, commercial and international. In the UK, Direct Line Group utilises a multi-brand, multi-product and multi-distribution channel business model that covers most major customer segments for personal lines general insurance. The Group also has a focused presence in the commercial market. The Group occupies leading market positions in terms of in-force policies and has the most highly recognised brands in the UK for personal motor and home insurance including Direct Line and Churchill. Other primary Direct Line Group brands include Privilege and Green Flag; NIG, a provider of insurance solutions to UK SMEs and Direct Line For Business ('DL4B'), the Group's direct commercial brand. The Group is also a major provider of insurance through a number of strategic partnerships. In Italy and Germany the Group operates under the Direct Line brand. Index FTSE 100
Latest Share Price (p) 336.80 Net Gearing (%) 63.57
Market Capitalisation (£m) 4,631.00 Gross Gearing (%) 75.09
Shares in issue (m) 1,375.00 Debt Ratio 75.09
P/E Ratio 16.51 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 1.00
Total dividends per share (p) 14.60 Assets / Equity Ratio 4.01
Dividend Yield (%) 0.00 Price to book value 1.84
Dividend Cover 1.54 ROCE (%) 3.49
Earning per share (p) 20.40 EPS Growth (%) -49.75
52-week high / low (p) 400.70 / 326.60 DPS Growth (%) 5.80

Direct Line Insurance Group - Broker Views

Date
Broker
Views
Price
Old Target Price
New Target Price
Notes
24 Mar
Deutsche Bank
Buy
336.70
395.00
375.00
Reiterates
08 Mar
Deutsche Bank
Buy
336.70
-
-
Reiterates
08 Mar
Macquarie
Neutral
336.70
-
305.00
Upgrades
08 Mar
Credit Suisse
Neutral
336.70
370.00
370.00
Reiterates
07 Mar
Peel Hunt
Hold
336.70
360.00
360.00
Reiterates

Direct Line Insurance Group - Director Deals

Date
Director
Type
Volume / Price
Trade Value
13 Mar 2017
John Reizenstein
Buy
15,600 / 337.70p
£52,681.20
13 Mar 2017
John Reizenstein
Buy
4,400 / 342.53p
£15,071.23
01 Mar 2017
John Reizenstein
Buy
45 / 337.00p
£151.65
29 Nov 2016
John Reizenstein
Buy
42 / 355.65p
£149.37
31 Oct 2016
John Reizenstein
Buy
43 / 346.95p
£149.19

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