LON:PFG - Provident Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 488.40 -8.10 (-1.63 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 488.40Today's RangeGBX 484.10 - GBX 499.9052-Week RangeGBX 426.60 - GBX 3,284Volume2.11 million shsAverage Volume1.31 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions Chain 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 Current SymbolLON:PFG Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.providentfinancial.com Phone+44-1274-351351Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-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 / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees4,940 Outstanding SharesN/AMarket CapN/A OptionableOptionable 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? 9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Provident Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 483 to GBX 1,200. On average, they anticipate Provident Financial's stock price to reach GBX 758.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 55.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Provident Financial. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Provident Financial? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 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? Media headlines about PFG stock have been trending neutral on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines 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 company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Provident Financial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Provident Financial include Amigo (AMGO), Fairfx Group (FFX), Ferratum Oyj (FRU), FFI (FFI), First Farmers & Merchants (FFMH), Funding Circle (FCH), H&T Group (HAT), Hypoport (HYQ), International Personal Finance (IPF), INTRUM AB/ADR (ITJTY), Morses Club (MCL), Non-Standard Finance (NSF), Orchard Funding Group (ORCH), Park Group (PARK) and Park Group (PKG). 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 61)Mr. Andrew C. Fisher, Exec. Officer (Age 61)Mr. Simon George Thomas, CFO & Director (Age 55)Mr. Greg Cant, Director of Corp. Fin. and 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 488.40. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 371 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 520 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 891MarketBeat'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 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How to execute a trade ex-dividend strategy?