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

GBX 405.40
-1.10 (-0.27 %)
(As of 07/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
402.80
Now: GBX 405.40
410.90
50-Day Range
394.90
MA: GBX 432.29
520
52-Week Range
387.30
Now: GBX 405.40
716
Volume258,359 shs
Average Volume1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.03 billion
P/E Ratio16.15
Dividend Yield2.52%
BetaN/A
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Credit Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1274-351351

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£640.80 million
Cash FlowGBX 176.64 per share
Book ValueGBX 278.20 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees5,708
Market Cap£1.03 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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."

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

Provident Financial declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 10 per share on Friday, June 21st. This represents a yield of 1.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Provident Financial's Dividend History.

When is Provident Financial's next earnings date?

Provident Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Provident Financial.

What price target have analysts set for PFG?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Provident Financial's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 430 to GBX 829. On average, they expect Provident Financial's stock price to reach GBX 624.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Provident Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Provident Financial?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Provident Financial.

Has Provident Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PFG stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Provident Financial earned a news impact score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Provident Financial.

Who are some of Provident Financial's key competitors?

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), Aberdeen Asset Management (ADN), Berkeley Group (BKG), Ashtead Group (AHT), HSBC (HSBA), BHP Group (BHP), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), NMC Health (NMC), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) and San Leon Energy (SLE).

Who are Provident Financial's key executives?

Provident Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Malcolm John Le May, Group CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Simon George Thomas, CFO & Director (Leave of Absence) (Age 55)
  • Mr. Tony Skrzypecki, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Greg Cant, Director of Corp. Fin. & Devel.
  • Mr. Steven A. Grigg, Interim Group Chief Information & Technology Officer (Age 70)

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 405.40.

How big of a company is Provident Financial?

Provident Financial has a market capitalization of £1.03 billion and generates £640.80 million in revenue each year. Provident Financial employs 5,708 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Provident Financial.

What is Provident Financial's official website?

The official website for Provident Financial is http://www.providentfinancial.com/.

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:  394 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  562 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  956
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This page was last updated on 7/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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