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LON:PFG

Provident Financial - PFG Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 200.80
+0.60 (+0.30%)
(As of 11/29/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
200.40
204.80
50-Day Range
135.30
203.58
52-Week Range
3.55
378
Volume
181,721 shs
Average Volume
557,598 shs
Market Capitalization
£509.71 million
P/E Ratio
489.76
Dividend Yield
8.49%
Price Target
GBX 317.67

Provident Financial MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
58.2% Upside
GBX 317.67 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£3.47 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.11 out of 5 stars

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About Provident Financial (LON:PFG) Stock

Provident Financial plc provides personal credit products to the non-standard lending market in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company operates through Vanquis Bank and Moneybarn segments. It offers credit cards products, unsecured personal loans, and savings products. The company also provides vehicle finance for cars, motorbikes, and light commercial vehicles. It serves 1.6 million customers. Provident Financial plc was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Bradford, the United Kingdom.

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PFG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/26/2020
Ex-Dividend for 9/22 Dividend
8/11/2022
Dividend Payable
9/22/2022
Today
11/29/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Credit Services
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
4,232
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
GBX 317.67
High Stock Price Forecast
GBX 325
Low Stock Price Forecast
GBX 310
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+58.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£446.50 million
Cash Flow
GBX 235.71 per share
Book Value
GBX 239.70 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£509.71 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Malcolm John Le May (Age 64)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.97M
  • Mr. Neeraj Kapur ACGI (Age 57)
    BEng, CF, F.C.A., FCA, FCIBS, CFO & Director
    Comp: $1.3M
  • Mr. Greg Cant
    Director of Corp. Fin. & Devel.
  • Clive Whincup
    Group Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Owen E Jones
    Group Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Charlotte Davies
    Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Richard King
    Group Corp. Communication Director
  • Ms. Cheryl Ball
    Chief HR Officer
  • Mrs. Susan Wilkie
    Head of Tax
  • Shaun Temple Brown
    Interim Group Chief Auditor













PFG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Provident Financial stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" PFG shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PFG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Provident Financial's stock price forecast for 2023?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Provident Financial's stock. Their PFG share price forecasts range from GBX 310 to GBX 325. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach GBX 317.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 56.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have PFG shares performed in 2022?

Provident Financial's stock was trading at GBX 359.20 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, PFG stock has decreased by 43.6% and is now trading at GBX 202.43.
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How were Provident Financial's earnings last quarter?

Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 26th. The company reported ($10.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($21.80) by $11.70.

How often does Provident Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Provident Financial?

Provident Financial announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 5 per share on Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 11th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Provident Financial a good dividend stock?

Provident Financial (LON:PFG) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.49%. PFG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 29.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Provident Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Provident Financial investors own include Phoenix Group (PHNX), The Berkeley Group (BKG), 1724525 (ADN.L) (ADN), Melrose Industries (MRO), Ashtead Group (AHT), HSBC (HSBA), IQE (IQE), NMC Health (NMC), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) and Aviva (AV).

What is Provident Financial's stock symbol?

Provident Financial trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PFG."

How do I buy shares of Provident Financial?

Shares of PFG stock and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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What is Provident Financial's stock price today?

One share of PFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 202.43.

How much money does Provident Financial make?

Provident Financial (LON:PFG) has a market capitalization of £513.85 million and generates £446.50 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Provident Financial have?

The company employs 4,232 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Provident Financial?

Provident Financial's mailing address is No. 1 Godwin Street, BRADFORD, BD1 2SU, United Kingdom. The official website for the company is www.providentfinancial.com. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1274-351351.

This page (LON:PFG) was last updated on 11/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff