Direct Line Insurance Group plc (LON:DLG) to Issue Dividend of GBX 4

Direct Line Insurance Group plc (LON:DLGGet Free Report) announced a dividend on Thursday, March 21st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, April 4th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4 ($0.05) per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 4th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Direct Line Insurance Group Trading Down 2.3 %

LON:DLG opened at GBX 190.60 ($2.39) on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of £2.48 billion, a PE ratio of 1,189.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.22 and a beta of 0.44. Direct Line Insurance Group has a fifty-two week low of GBX 132.12 ($1.66) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 240.10 ($3.01). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 18.60, a current ratio of 0.60 and a quick ratio of 0.28. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 186.13 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 179.18.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

DLG has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Barclays raised shares of Direct Line Insurance Group to an “equal weight” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from GBX 188 ($2.36) to GBX 219 ($2.75) in a research report on Thursday, February 29th. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 195 ($2.45) price target on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in a report on Thursday, February 29th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to, Direct Line Insurance Group presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 206.25 ($2.59).

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Direct Line Insurance Group Company Profile

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Direct Line Insurance Group plc engages in the provision of general insurance products and services in the United Kingdom. The company operates through four segments: Motor, Home, Rescue and Other Personal Lines, and Commercial. It offers motor, home, rescue, travel, creditor, and pet insurance products, as well as insurance for mid-to-high-net worth customers; and commercial insurance for small and medium-sized enterprises.

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