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Provident Financial plc Company Profile (LON:PFG)

Consensus Ratings for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 7 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.31)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,002.55

Analysts' Ratings History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/30/2016BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,500 -> GBX 2,700View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,500 -> GBX 3,200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Goldman SachsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,325View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,172View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/24/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,256View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,000View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,130View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/3/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,325View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 3,100 -> GBX 3,250View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/19/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,170View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/6/2015Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 3,300 -> GBX 3,500View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/23/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 3,210View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/1/2015HSBCReiterated RatingReduceGBX 2,245View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
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Earnings Estimates for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
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Dividend History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/23/2016GBX 80.902.48%5/19/20165/19/20166/24/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2015GBX 39.201.31%10/29/201510/29/201511/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2015GBX 63.902.29%5/21/20155/21/20156/19/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2014GBX 34.101.63%10/30/201410/30/201411/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2014GBX 542.87%5/21/20145/21/20146/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/28/2016Crook,PeterInsiderBuy25,000GBX 2,280£570,000Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/14/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy6GBX 2,646£158.76Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy6GBX 2,792£167.52Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderSell30,503GBX 2,789£850,728.67Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2016Mullen,KenInsiderBuy5GBX 3,064£153.20Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,043£152.15Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2016Crook,PeterInsiderSell98,165GBX 3,265£3,205,087.25Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2016Crook,PeterInsiderBuy51,108GBX 3,249£1,660,498.92Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/15/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,115£155.75Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/14/2016Mullen,KenInsiderBuy5GBX 3,073£153.65Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/14/2015Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,289£164.45Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/27/2015Anderson,RobInsiderBuy44GBX 3,605£1,586.20Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2015Mullen,KenInsiderBuy4GBX 3,539£141.56Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 3,100£124Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 3,054£122.16Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/18/2015Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 2,988£149.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 2,937£117.48Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/2/2015Ken MullenInsiderSell23,467GBX 2,730.45£640,754.70Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/1/2015Andrew C FisherInsiderSell145,141GBX 2,715.36£3,941,100.66Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/27/2015Ken MullenInsiderBuy2,934GBX 2,726£79,980.84Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
DateHeadline
07/01/16 08:33 AMBarclays Capital Reiterated Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) As 'Overweight' - FTSE News
06/30/16 06:02 PMAnalysts At Barclays Capital Reiterated Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) As Overweight - Fiscal Standard
06/30/16 08:39 AMProvident Financial plc 17.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews
06/30/16 08:39 AMProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price bumped down to GBX2,700 as recorded today by Barclays Capital - Breaking Finance News
06/29/16 08:36 AMProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price lowered to GBX3,200 as issued in a report today by JP Morgan Cazenove
06/28/16 05:43 PMWere Analysts Bullish Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) This Week? - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 05:50 PMFTSE 100 flat as EU referendum looms
06/24/16 08:23 AMProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock price target maintained to GBX0 as recorded today by Shore Capital
06/24/16 03:38 AMProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PFG-GB : June 24, 2016 -
06/23/16 06:22 PMLondon stocks edge higher ahead of EU Referendum Judgement Day
06/16/16 09:59 AMProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price maintained to GBX0 as disclosed today by Barclays Capital
04/05/16 05:05 AMPillar 3 regulatory capital disclosures – April 2016 - [at noodls] - Vanquis Bank holds a banking license, accepts retail deposits and is regulated by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Provident Financial is the subject of ...
03/24/16 04:20 AMProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PFG-GB : March 24, 2016 -
03/11/16 03:33 AMProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PFG-GB : March 11, 2016 -
02/23/16 06:07 AMFull Year 2015 Provident Financial PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET -
02/23/16 03:48 AMCredit-card lending pays off for Provident -
02/23/16 03:12 AMBUZZ-Provident Financial: Strong FY lifts stock - [Reuters - UK Focus] - ** UK subprime lender Provident Financial +3.4%, at its highest level since start Jan on robust FY ** FY adjusted pretax profit up 25 pct to 292.9 mln stg; Revenue 1.11 bln stg vs 1.07 bln stg last yr ...
02/18/16 03:37 AMProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016 -
02/14/16 01:07 PMIs Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) a Stock to Buy After Barclays Capital Upgrade? - WallStreet.org - WallStreet.orgIs Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) a Stock to Buy After Barclays Capital Upgrade?WallStreet.orgIn analysts report revealed to investors on 12 February, Barclays Capital has raised Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock to Overweight and has set an estimated 12-month target price at GBX 3500.00. Barclays Capital's target is 19.62% from PFG's ...Provident Financial PLC upgraded to Overweight By Barclays CapitalRisers & FallersProvident Financial plc 21.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays CapitalDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 3 news articles »
02/14/16 01:07 PMIs Provident Financial (LON:PFG) a Buy? Barclays Upgrades It - WallStreet.org - WallStreet.orgIs Provident Financial (LON:PFG) a Buy? Barclays Upgrades ItWallStreet.orgOut of 11 analysts covering Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG), 2 rate it “Buy”, 2 “Sell”, while 7 “Hold”. This means 18% are positive. GBX 3700 is the highest target while GBX 2459 is the lowest. The GBX 3131.82 average target is 3.01% above today's ...Could Provident Financial plc Rise Even More? The Stock Had Another Big Increase TodaySonoran Weekly Reviewall 1,898 news articles »
02/09/16 01:47 PMProvident Financial (LON:PFG) Investors: JP Morgan Cazenove Reiterates Overweight Rating, Sees GBX 3450.00/Share - WallStreet.org - WallStreet.orgProvident Financial (LON:PFG) Investors: JP Morgan Cazenove Reiterates Overweight Rating, Sees GBX 3450.00/ShareWallStreet.orgIn analysts note issued to investors and clients on Thursday morning, Provident Financial (LON:PFG) stock had its Overweight Rating restate by equity research analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. Out of 11 analysts covering Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) ...Provident Financial plc (PFG) PT Raised to GBX 3450 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Daily Politicalall 1,562 news articles »
02/04/16 01:17 PMProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) Receives Overweight Rating From JP Morgan Analysts - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) Receives Overweight Rating From JP Morgan AnalystsRisers & FallersProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) had its stock rating reiterated as 'Overweight' in a report released by analysts at JP Morgan. JP Morgan today set a target price of 3450 on the company's stock. According to the analyst this now indicates there is a ...JP Morgan Cazenove Maintains GBX 3450.00 Price Target On Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG), Maintains ...WallStreet.orgProvident Financial plc 19.2% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan CazenoveDirectorsTalk InterviewsBrokers' Roundup: Downgrades for Paragon and Coca-Cola HBCStock Market Wireall 65 news articles »
01/30/16 12:25 PMAnalyst Price Target on Rio Tinto Plc - They now have a GBX 2,641 ($37.63) price target on the stock. Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) opened at 2859.0000 on Friday. 1/11/2016 - Xaar plc had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Peel Hunt. Tesco PLC has a one year low of GBX 137.00 and a ...
01/28/16 12:39 PMA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Principal Financial Group, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries - Business Wire (press release) - A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Principal Financial Group, Inc. and Its SubsidiariesBusiness Wire (press release)Both are life insurance operating companies of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG) [NYSE:PFG], which is headquartered in Des Moines, IA. These companies are collectively referred to as Principal. Concurrently, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of “a ...and more »
01/27/16 12:05 PMProvident Financial (LON:PFG) Recent Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers - Provident Financial (LON:PFG) Recent Analyst UpdatesRisers & FallersA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Provident Financial (LON:PFG). According to the latest ... Provident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based financial services company. The Company is engaged in ...and more »
01/22/16 06:48 PMHenderson holds nerve after brutal Lowland sell-off - Citywire.co.uk - Henderson holds nerve after brutal Lowland sell-offCitywire.co.ukHe has been titling the trust towards some of the out-of-favour areas of the FTSE 100 recently, funding the move by reducing stakes in stocks that have done well, such as lender Provident Financial (PFG) and house builder Bellway (BWY). 'I'm buying ...
01/20/16 10:36 AM[$$] Provident Financial chases rewards where big banks fear to tread - [at Financial Times] - Provident Financial is rare among UK lenders: it had a good financial crisis. But analysts are starting to ask whether fortunes are turning for the subprime provider, which was promoted to the FTSE 100 ...
01/19/16 06:31 PMDirector Deals - Provident Financial PLC (PFG) - StockMarketWire.com - Kenneth John Mullen, Executive Director, bought 5 shares in the company on the 14th January 2016 at a price of 3073.00p. The Director now holds 10,674 shares. NOTE: SIP. Allocated 1 matching share.
01/13/16 02:36 PM[$$] Provident Financial grows number of credit card customers by 10% - [at Financial Times] - Provident Financial grew the number of its credit card customers by almost 10 per cent in 2015, even as the subprime lender shrank its doorstep lending book. The Bradford-based lender, which joined the ...
12/26/15 01:00 PMProvident weighs up move into insurance -
12/26/15 10:30 AMMeet the sub-prime lender that has just cracked the FTSE 100 -
12/11/15 03:32 AMProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 11, 2015 -
12/03/15 09:36 AMProvident Financial win ICSA award for Best Board Disclosure - [at noodls] - The ICSA awards, now in their seventh year, have announced Provident Financial as the winner of their Best Board Disclosure award. The awards are well established in recognising talented individuals, teams ...
12/03/15 09:36 AM2014 Corporate responsibility report published - [at noodls] - This week Provident Financial published its 2014 corporate responsibility (CR) report; the company's fourteenth such report. ... This is an abstract of the original noodl. To continue reading this document, ...
11/04/15 09:47 AMProvident Financial corporate responsibility report published - [at noodls] - 04 November 2015 This week Provident Financial published its 2014 corporate responsibility (CR) report; the company's fourteenth such report. The report sets out the CR performance in relation to Provident ...
10/27/15 05:21 AMProvident Financial posts 1Q profit -
About Provident Financial plc

Provident Financial plc logoProvident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based financial services company. The Company is engaged in providing personal credit products for consumers in the United Kingdom lending market. The Company operates in three segments: the Consumer Credit Division, Vanquis Bank and Central. It products include Provident Personal Credit, Vanquis Bank and Satsuma loans. Vanquis Bank engaged in credit cards with smaller credit limits allowing customers to build their credit profile with additional flexibility options. Provident Personal Credit: small home credit loans, serviced by a local agent in the customer's home, with weekly repayments. Satsuma loans engaged in online loans, with weekly repayments over the term of the loan, a United Kingdom based contact centre for customers to discuss any issues they may have. The Company's subsidiaries include Vanquis Bank Limited, Provident Investments plc, among others.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: PFG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2743.32
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2975.01
  • P/E Ratio: 15.57
  • P/E Growth: 1.29
  • Market Cap: $3.35B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $171.45 EPS
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