Prudential plc Company Profile (LON:PRU)

About Prudential plc (LON:PRU)

Prudential plc logoPrudential Public Limited Company is an international financial services company. The Company offers a range of retail financial products and services and asset management services throughout these territories. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations. The retail financial products and services include life insurance, pensions and annuities as well as collective investment schemes. Its insurance operations include Asia, the United States (Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Jackson)) and the United Kingdom. Its asset management operations include Eastspring Investments, M&G and Prudential Capital.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:PRU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £48.53 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,574,353,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,791.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,771.93
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,290 - GBX 1,891
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.48
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £79.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.61
  • Book Value: GBX 6 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.14
  • Dividend Yield: 2.5%
  • EBITDA: £4.98 billion
  • Net Margins: 3.50%
  • Return on Equity: 19.94%
  • Return on Assets: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 4.47 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)

What is Prudential plc's stock symbol?

Prudential plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PRU."

How often does Prudential plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Prudential plc?

Prudential plc declared a dividend on Thursday, August 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 14.50 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 24th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Prudential plc's Dividend History.

Where is Prudential plc's stock going? Where will Prudential plc's stock price be in 2017?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Prudential plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,620 to GBX 2,400. On average, they anticipate Prudential plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,944.41 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Prudential plc.

Who are some of Prudential plc's key competitors?

Who are Prudential plc's key executives?

Prudential plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul Victor Falzon Sant Manduca, Chairman of the Board
  • Michael Andrew Wells, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Mark FitzPatrick, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • John William Foley, Chief Executive, Prudential UK & Europe, Executive Director
  • Anne Richards, Chief Executive, M&G, Executive Director
  • Barry Lee Stowe, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the North American Business Unit, Executive Director
  • Nicolaos Andreas Nicandrou, Chief Executive of Prudential Corporation Asia
  • Pat Casey, Interim Group Chief Risk Officer
  • Alan Fraser Porter, Group General Counsel and Company Secretary
  • Tim Rolfe, Group Human Resources Director

How do I buy Prudential plc stock?

Shares of Prudential plc 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 Prudential plc's stock price today?

One share of Prudential plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,885.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Prudential plc (LON PRU)
Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  762 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  299 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,061
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Prudential plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Prudential plc (LON:PRU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.72)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,944.41
Consensus Price Target History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Price Target History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Analysts' Ratings History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/19/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,092 -> GBX 2,166View Rating Details
10/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,000View Rating Details
9/25/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,015View Rating Details
9/14/2017Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,725 -> GBX 1,790View Rating Details
9/12/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,000 -> GBX 2,040View Rating Details
8/31/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,200 -> GBX 2,400View Rating Details
8/18/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,075View Rating Details
8/11/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/11/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,877 -> GBX 1,977View Rating Details
8/10/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,900View Rating Details
8/1/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,705 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
7/21/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,620View Rating Details
6/13/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,980View Rating Details
5/19/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,061View Rating Details
4/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,469 -> GBX 1,771View Rating Details
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,880View Rating Details
3/17/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,900View Rating Details
11/16/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetBuyGBX 1,680View Rating Details
6/29/2016Baader BankReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,609View Rating Details
6/27/2016Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,560View Rating Details
4/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,730View Rating Details
3/9/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,450View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,465View Rating Details
12/10/2015NomuraLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,645 -> GBX 1,630View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
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Earnings Estimates for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $142.55 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Prudential plc (LON PRU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/10/2017GBX 14.500.79%8/24/20178/24/20179/28/2017
3/14/2017GBX 30.571.78%3/30/20173/30/20175/19/2017
8/10/2016GBX 12.930.91%8/25/20168/25/20169/29/2016
3/9/2016GBX 36.472.67%3/24/20163/24/20165/20/2016
8/11/2015GBX 12.310.78%8/20/20158/20/20159/24/2015
8/12/2014GBX 11.190.82%8/20/20148/20/20149/25/2014
3/12/2014GBX 23.841.7%3/26/20143/26/20145/22/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/9/2017Mike WellsInsiderBuy10GBX 1,819£181.90
9/29/2017Anthony NightingaleInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1,788£357,600
9/8/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy11GBX 1,745£191.95
8/9/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy10GBX 1,873£187.30
7/10/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy10GBX 1,793£179.30
6/28/2017Lord J Adair TurnerInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,802£18,020
6/8/2017Mike WellsInsiderBuy10GBX 1,752£175.20
5/8/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy10GBX 1,750£175
4/10/2017Mike WellsInsiderBuy11GBX 1,678£184.58
4/4/2017John W. FoleyInsiderSell22,807GBX 1,663£379,280.41
4/3/2017Tony Paul WilkeyInsiderSell147,537GBX 1,663£2,453,540.31
3/8/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy11GBX 1,640£180.40
2/8/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy12GBX 1,569£188.28
1/9/2017John W. FoleyInsiderBuy12GBX 1,602£192.24
12/14/2016Anne RichardsInsiderBuy31,439GBX 1,567£492,649.13
12/8/2016John W. FoleyInsiderBuy11GBX 1,637£180.07
12/1/2016Nicolaos NicandrouInsiderSell3,268GBX 1,556£50,850.08
11/8/2016John W. FoleyInsiderBuy14GBX 1,349£188.86
10/10/2016John W. FoleyInsiderBuy13GBX 1,436£186.68
10/5/2016Tony Paul WilkeyInsiderSell559GBX 1,421£7,943.39
10/3/2016David J A LawInsiderBuy3,577GBX 1,388£49,648.76
9/29/2016Lord J Adair TurnerInsiderBuy2,000GBX 1,398£27,960
9/23/2016Tony Paul WilkeyInsiderSell47,182GBX 1,401£661,019.82
9/8/2016Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy14GBX 1,391£194.74
7/8/2016Wells,MikeInsiderBuy17GBX 1,199£203.83
6/27/2016Turner,Lord J AdairInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,178£17,670
6/8/2016Wells,MikeInsiderBuy13GBX 1,309£170.17
5/9/2016Foley,John W.InsiderBuy15GBX 1,316£197.40
4/8/2016Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy15GBX 1,308£196.20
3/31/2016Wilkey,Tony PaulInsiderSell70,831GBX 1,305£924,344.55
3/21/2016Remnant,PhilipInsiderBuy1,100GBX 1,372£15,092
3/10/2016Nargolwala,Kai SInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1,343£268,600
3/8/2016Wells,MikeInsiderBuy14GBX 1,309£183.26
2/8/2016Wells,MikeInsiderBuy16GBX 1,201£192.16
1/8/2016Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy12GBX 1,399£167.88
12/30/2015Turner,Lord J AdairInsiderBuy2,000GBX 1,551£31,020
12/18/2015Law,David J AInsiderBuy3,327GBX 1,492£49,638.84
12/9/2015Foley,John W.InsiderBuy13GBX 1,506£195.78
11/9/2015Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy12GBX 1,561£187.32
10/9/2015Hunt,JackieInsiderBuy13GBX 1,522£197.86
9/28/2015Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy949GBX 1,377£13,067.73
9/11/2015Wilkey,Tony PaulInsiderBuy49GBX 1,421£696.29
9/9/2015McLintock,MichaelInsiderBuy14GBX 1,395£195.30
8/11/2015Nicandrou,NicolaosInsiderBuy13GBX 1,506£195.78
7/13/2015Wilkey,Tony PaulInsiderBuy43GBX 1,588£682.84
7/9/2015Hunt,JackieInsiderBuy12GBX 1,503£180.36
5/7/2015Mike WellsInsiderSell269,732GBX 1,594£4,299,528.08
3/30/2015Mike WellsInsiderSell224,564GBX 1,703£3,824,324.92
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Prudential plc (PRU) Chart for Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

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