Analyst coverage and consensus

Analyst consensus

Analyst consensus for a range of metrics is provided below. The consensus represents up to 13 analyst forecasts for each metric and was compiled on 9 February 2024, based on analyst research published between 24 January 2024 and 9 February 2024.

Analyst consensus  FY 2023  FY 2023 FY 2023 FY 2023 
  Consensus Median Min Max
Net operating revenue (£m) 1,394 1,392  1,376  1,412 
Adjusted operating expenses (£m) (1,152)  (1,153)  (1,175)  (1,133) 
Adjusted operating profit (£m) 242  243  233  253 
Adjusted net financing and 
investment return (£m) 
68  68  54  77 
Adjusted profit before tax (£m)  311  311  298  322 
Adjusted capital generation (£m) 274  274  265  284 
Adjusted diluted earnings per share (p) 12.6  12.6  12.1  13.3 
Dividend per share (p) 14.6 14.6  14.6  14.6 
Net flows (£bn)* N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A 
Assets under management
and administration (£bn)*
N/A  N/A  N/A  N/A 
*Actuals published 24th January 2024.

Analyst consensus FY 2024  FY 2024 FY 2024 FY 2024
  Consensus Median Min Max
Net operating revenue (£m) 1,315  1,321  1,255  1,368 
Adjusted operating expenses (£m) (1,082)  (1,081)  (1,113)  (1,047) 
Adjusted operating profit (£m) 233  230  190  300 
Adjusted net financing and 
investment return (£m)
66  67  40  88 
Adjusted profit before tax (£m) 299  297  268  356 
Adjusted capital generation (£m)  248  249  223  286 
Adjusted diluted earnings per share (p) 12.0  12.0  10.2  14.0 
 Dividend per share (p) 14.6  14.6  14.6  14.6 
 Net flows (£bn) (2.4)  (2.8)  (10.7)  6.7 
Assets under management
and administration (£bn)
506.1  503.0  494.4  518.8 

 

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Analyst coverage

  • Autonomous Research
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Barclays Capital
  • Citigroup
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • Goldman Sachs
  • HSBC
  • Jefferies
  • JP Morgan Cazenove
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Numis Limited
  • Panmure Gordon
  • Redburn
  • Royal Bank of Canada