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

GBX 435.20
+0.30 (+0.07 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 02:44 PM ET)
Today's Range
427.23
Now: GBX 435.20
441.50
50-Day Range
434.90
MA: GBX 481.85
531
52-Week Range
435.70
Now: GBX 435.20
716
Volume354,765 shs
Average Volume1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.09 billion
P/E Ratio17.34
Dividend Yield2.21%
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 170.37 per share
Book ValueGBX 278.20 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees5,708
Market Cap£1.09 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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 10 per share on Friday, June 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.8%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. The official announcement can be accessed 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?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Provident Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 430 to GBX 829. On average, they anticipate Provident Financial's share price to reach GBX 637.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Provident Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Provident Financial?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 5 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?

News stories about PFG stock have trended neutral recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Provident Financial earned a coverage optimism score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. 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), San Leon Energy (SLE) and Workspace Group (WKP).

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 435.20.

How big of a company is Provident Financial?

Provident Financial has a market capitalization of £1.09 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:  387 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  556 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  943
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 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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