Provident Financial plc Company Profile (LON:PFG)

About Provident Financial plc

Provident Financial plc logoProvident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based non-standard lender. The Company's divisions include Vanquis Bank Limited (Vanquis Bank), Consumer Credit Division (CCD) and Moneybarn. Its segments include Vanquis Bank, CCD, Moneybarn and Central. The Company serves non-standard credit customers with a range of products from credit cards and car finance, to home credit and online unsecured, and guarantor loans. Vanquis Bank is engaged in the provision of credit cards. CCD is engaged in home credit business in the United Kingdom and Ireland. CCD includes Provident, which offers home credit loans; Satsuma, which is an online instalment loan product, and glo, which is a guarantor loans product. Moneybarn is engaged in the provision of vehicle finance. Its subsidiaries within CCD are Provident Financial Management Services Limited, Provident Personal Credit Limited and Greenwood Personal Credit Limited. Its Central segment includes its subsidiary, Central Provident Investments plc.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: PFG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.51
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2726.41
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2854.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.31
  • P/E Growth: 1.88
  • Market Cap: $4.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 144,500,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.54)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,923.70

Analysts' Ratings History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperformGBX 3,200View Rating Details
8/22/2016Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,256 -> GBX 2,595View Rating Details
8/8/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,170View Rating Details
8/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/27/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,800 -> GBX 2,900View Rating Details
7/27/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/26/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,172View Rating Details
7/26/2016Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 3,130View Rating Details
7/26/2016Panmure GordonLower Price TargetHoldGBX 2,500 -> GBX 2,400View Rating Details
7/5/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 3,170 -> GBX 3,095View Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,325View Rating Details
6/24/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 3,100 -> GBX 3,250View Rating Details
6/23/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 3,210View Rating Details
5/1/2015HSBCReiterated RatingReduceGBX 2,245View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $170.89 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/26/2016GBX 43.201.57%10/27/201610/27/201611/25/2016
2/23/2016GBX 80.902.48%5/19/20165/19/20166/24/2016
7/28/2015GBX 39.201.31%10/29/201510/29/201511/27/2015
2/24/2015GBX 63.902.29%5/21/20155/21/20156/19/2015
7/23/2014GBX 34.101.63%10/30/201410/30/201411/28/2014
2/25/2014GBX 542.87%5/21/20145/21/20146/20/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/15/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy6GBX 2,833£169.98
7/14/2016Crook,PeterInsiderBuy5GBX 2,595£129.75
6/28/2016Crook,PeterInsiderBuy25,000GBX 2,280£570,000
6/14/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy6GBX 2,646£158.76
5/16/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy6GBX 2,792£167.52
5/12/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderSell30,503GBX 2,789£850,728.67
4/14/2016Mullen,KenInsiderBuy5GBX 3,064£153.20
3/14/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,043£152.15
3/4/2016Crook,PeterInsiderSell98,165GBX 3,265£3,205,087.25
3/2/2016Crook,PeterInsiderBuy51,108GBX 3,249£1,660,498.92
2/15/2016Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,115£155.75
1/14/2016Mullen,KenInsiderBuy5GBX 3,073£153.65
12/14/2015Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 3,289£164.45
11/27/2015Anderson,RobInsiderBuy44GBX 3,605£1,586.20
11/16/2015Mullen,KenInsiderBuy4GBX 3,539£141.56
10/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 3,100£124
9/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 3,054£122.16
8/18/2015Fisher,Andrew CInsiderBuy5GBX 2,988£149.40
7/16/2015Crook,PeterInsiderBuy4GBX 2,937£117.48
4/2/2015Ken MullenInsiderSell23,467GBX 2,730.45£640,754.70
4/1/2015Andrew C FisherInsiderSell145,141GBX 2,715.36£3,941,100.66
2/27/2015Ken MullenInsiderBuy2,934GBX 2,726£79,980.84
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)
DateHeadline
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoFTSE 100 drifts lower (LON:PFG)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 19 at 9:48 AM
live-pr.com logoProvident Financial plc (PFG) : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis - New Market Research Report (LON:PFG)
www.live-pr.com - August 9 at 7:03 PM
News IconChinese Fans Support Taylor Swift Amid Feud With the Kardashians (LON:PFG)
bolsafinanzas.com - July 28 at 9:59 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock price target upped to 2,900GBX as reported today by Barclays Capital (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 28 at 9:59 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoCanaccord Genuity recorded (LON:PFG) Provident Financial PLC, supporting its stock price target at 3,170GBX earlier today (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 27 at 9:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PFG-GB : July 27, 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.capitalcube.com - July 27 at 4:35 AM
News IconFTSE 100 logs a modest gain; BP loses ground (LON:PFG)
eresearch.fidelity.com - July 26 at 7:07 PM
nasdaq.com logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Logs A Modest Gain; BP Loses Ground (LON:PFG)
www.nasdaq.com - July 26 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PFG.L earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-16 8:00am GMT (LON:PFG)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 12:21 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoFTSE 100 Index extends gains on rate cut hopes (LON:PFG)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - July 26 at 10:03 AM
rttnews.com logoProvident Financial H1 Pre-tax Profit Climbs; Lifts Dividend - Quick Facts (LON:PFG)
www.rttnews.com - July 26 at 10:03 AM
marketwatch.com logoProvident Financial pretax profit climbs 49% (LON:PFG)
www.marketwatch.com - July 26 at 10:03 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock price target maintained at 3,130GBX, reported today by Peel Hunt (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 26 at 10:03 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Provident Financial PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:PFG)
biz.yahoo.com - July 26 at 7:07 AM
publicnow.com logoInterim results for six months ended 30 June 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.publicnow.com - July 26 at 2:18 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating At Barclays Capital - FTSE News (LON:PFG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 22 at 9:44 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released earlier today by Peel Hunt about (LON:PFG) Provident Financial PLC holds the target price at 3,130GBX (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 21 at 7:05 PM
News IconBarclays Capital Reaffirms a Overweight Rating on Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) and GBX 2800.00 Target - Consumer Eagle (LON:PFG)
www.consumereagle.com - July 21 at 9:40 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock price target bumped up to 3,300GBX, reported today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 19 at 6:56 AM
News IconWhat's Next for Provident Financial plc After Today's Huge Increase? - Press Telegraph (LON:PFG)
presstelegraph.com - July 8 at 9:42 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Societe Generale - FTSE News (LON:PFG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 6 at 11:26 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoSociete Generale issued a report on (LON:PFG) Provident Financial PLC, bumping down its target price to GBX3,095 today (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 5 at 11:17 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoBarclays Capital Reiterated Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) As 'Overweight' - FTSE News (LON:PFG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 1 at 9:33 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoAnalysts At Barclays Capital Reiterated Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) As Overweight - Fiscal Standard (LON:PFG)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 30 at 7:02 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoProvident Financial plc 17.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:PFG)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - June 30 at 9:39 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price bumped down to GBX2,700 as recorded today by Barclays Capital - Breaking Finance News (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 30 at 9:39 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price lowered to GBX3,200 as issued in a report today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 29 at 9:36 AM
News IconWere Analysts Bullish Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) This Week? - Press Telegraph (LON:PFG)
presstelegraph.com - June 28 at 6:43 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoFTSE 100 flat as EU referendum looms (LON:PFG)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - June 24 at 6:50 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) stock price target maintained to GBX0 as recorded today by Shore Capital (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 24 at 9:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PFG-GB : June 24, 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 4:38 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoLondon stocks edge higher ahead of EU Referendum Judgement Day (LON:PFG)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - June 23 at 7:22 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) target price maintained to GBX0 as disclosed today by Barclays Capital (LON:PFG)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 16 at 10:59 AM
publicnow.com logoPillar 3 regulatory capital disclosures – April 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.publicnow.com - April 5 at 6:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PFG-GB : March 24, 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.capitalcube.com - March 24 at 5:20 AM
capitalcube.com logoProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PFG-GB : March 11, 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.capitalcube.com - March 11 at 4:33 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Provident Financial PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET (LON:PFG)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:07 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCredit-card lending pays off for Provident (LON:PFG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:48 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Provident Financial: Strong FY lifts stock (LON:PFG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:12 AM
capitalcube.com logoProvident Financial Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016 (LON:PFG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 18 at 4:37 AM
wallstreet.org logoIs Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) a Stock to Buy After Barclays Capital Upgrade? - WallStreet.org (LON:PFG)
www.wallstreet.org - February 14 at 2:07 PM
wallstreet.org logoIs Provident Financial (LON:PFG) a Buy? Barclays Upgrades It - WallStreet.org (LON:PFG)
www.wallstreet.org - February 14 at 2:07 PM
wallstreet.org logoProvident Financial (LON:PFG) Investors: JP Morgan Cazenove Reiterates Overweight Rating, Sees GBX 3450.00/Share - WallStreet.org (LON:PFG)
www.wallstreet.org - February 9 at 2:47 PM
News IconProvident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) Receives Overweight Rating From JP Morgan Analysts - Risers & Fallers (LON:PFG)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 4 at 2:17 PM
News IconAnalyst Price Target on Rio Tinto Plc (LON:PFG)
solonews.net - January 30 at 1:25 PM
businesswire.com logoA.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Principal Financial Group, Inc. and Its Subsidiaries - Business Wire (press release) (LON:PFG)
www.businesswire.com - January 28 at 1:39 PM
News IconProvident Financial (LON:PFG) Recent Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers (LON:PFG)
www.risersandfallers.com - January 27 at 1:05 PM
News IconHenderson holds nerve after brutal Lowland sell-off - Citywire.co.uk (LON:PFG)
citywire.co.uk - January 22 at 7:48 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Provident Financial chases rewards where big banks fear to tread (LON:PFG)
www.ft.com - January 20 at 11:36 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Provident Financial PLC (PFG) (LON:PFG)
www.stockmarketwire.com - January 19 at 7:31 PM

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Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff