LON:PFG - Provident Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 634.60 -14.20 (-2.19 %) (As of 09/21/2018 09:46 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 648.80Today's RangeGBX 629.11 - GBX 654.8052-Week RangeGBX 426.60 - GBX 3,284Volume221,889 shsAverage Volume1.31 million shsMarket Capitalization£1.40 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Provident 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. Receive PFG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PFG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Credit Services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance SymbolLON:PFG CUSIPN/A Webwww.providentfinancial.com 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 Shares148,230,000Market 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? Some companies that are related to Provident Financial include Element Fleet Management (EFN), ECN Capital (ECN), Credit Corp Group (CCP), Hypoport (HYQ), Alaris Royalty (AD), FlexiGroup (FXL), Ferratum Oyj (FRU), International Personal Finance (IPF), goeasy (GSY), IMF Bentham (IMF), Callidus Capital (CBL), S & U (SUS), Non-Standard Finance (NSF), First Farmers & Merchants (FFMH) and Morses Club (MCL). 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 350 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 492 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 842MarketBeat'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 StaffFeatured Article: What is the Ex-Dividend Date in Investing?