LON:PFG - Provident Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 634.60 -14.20 (-2.19 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 09:46 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 648.80
Today's RangeGBX 629.11 - GBX 654.80
52-Week RangeGBX 426.60 - GBX 3,284
Volume221,889 shs
Average Volume1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Provident Financial logoProvident Financial plc provides personal credit products to the non-standard lending market in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company offers credit cards; consumer credit, including unsecured and online instalment loans; and finance for cars and light commercial vehicles. It serves 2.5 million customers through its network of branches, call centers, and Websites. The company was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Bradford, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Credit Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolLON:PFG
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1274-351351

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-34.91%
Return on Equity-63.42%
Return on Assets-13.80%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares148,230,000
Market Cap£1.40 billion

Provident Financial (LON:PFG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Provident Financial's stock symbol?

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

What price target have analysts set for PFG?

11 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Provident Financial's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 483 to GBX 1,200. On average, they anticipate Provident Financial's share price to reach GBX 793.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Provident Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Provident Financial?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Provident Financial.

Who are some of Provident Financial's key competitors?

Who are Provident Financial's key executives?

Provident Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Malcolm J. Le May, Group CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Andrew C. Fisher, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Greg Cant, Director of Corp. Fin. and Devel.
  • Mr. Steven A. Grigg, Interim Group Chief Information & Technology Officer (Age 69)
  • Mr. Gary Thompson, Head of Investor Relations and Group Financial Controller

Has Provident Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PFG stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Provident Financial earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Provident Financial.

How do I buy shares of Provident Financial?

Shares of PFG 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.

What is Provident Financial's stock price today?

One share of PFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 634.60.

How big of a company is Provident Financial?

Provident Financial has a market capitalization of £1.40 billion.

How can I contact Provident Financial?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for Provident Financial (LON PFG)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  350 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  492 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  842
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Provident Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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