Prudential plc Company Profile (LON:PRU)

About Prudential plc (LON:PRU)

Prudential plc logoPrudential Public Limited Company (Prudential) is a United Kingdom-based 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. The Company's insurance operations include Asia, the United States (Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Jackson)) and the United Kingdom. The Company's asset management operations include Eastspring Investments, US broker-dealer and asset management, M&G and Prudential Capital. Eastspring Investments is an asset manager in Asia and provides investment solutions across a range of asset classes.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: LON:PRU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £44.96 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,570,361,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,715.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,629.85
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,096 - GBX 1,801.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.32
  • P/E Growth: 0.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £71.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.63
  • Book Value: GBX 5.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.06
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £3.8 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 5.29 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 Tuesday, March 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 30.57 per share on Friday, May 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 30th. This is a positive change from Prudential plc's previous dividend of $12.93. The official announcement can be accessed 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?

20 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Prudential plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,250 to GBX 2,200. On average, they expect Prudential plc's share price to reach GBX 1,827.63 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Prudential plc.

Who are some of Prudential plc's key competitors?

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.

How much does a share of Prudential plc stock cost?

One share of Prudential plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,749.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Prudential plc (LON:PRU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.65)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,827.63

Analysts' Ratings History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,000View Rating Details
5/19/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,061View Rating Details
5/19/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,045View Rating Details
5/19/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,705View Rating Details
5/15/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,775 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details
4/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,095View Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 1,600View Rating Details
4/25/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
4/24/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,469 -> GBX 1,771View Rating Details
4/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,469 -> GBX 1,771View Rating Details
3/27/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,921View Rating Details
3/21/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,877View Rating Details
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,880View Rating Details
3/17/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,700 -> GBX 1,900View Rating Details
3/14/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,800View Rating Details
3/14/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2016S&P Global IncSet Price TargetBuyGBX 1,680View Rating Details
10/13/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeSellGBX 1,250View Rating Details
6/29/2016Baader BankReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,609View Rating Details
6/27/2016Bank of America CorpSet 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
10/5/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,818View Rating Details
7/16/2015Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,890View Rating Details
6/10/2015Charles StanleyUpgradeaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $137.66 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Latest Headlines for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Prudential replaces Asia chief in management shake up
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 7:55 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: Shareholder Advice Group Criticises Prudential Director Pay
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 19 at 12:08 PM
rttnews.com logoPrudential Q1 New Business Profit Rises; Appoints Mark FitzPatrick As CFO
www.rttnews.com - May 19 at 12:08 PM
wsj.com logoCFO Moves: Bridgestone Americas, Prudential
blogs.wsj.com - May 19 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Receives Buy Rating from Panmure Gordon
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 7:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] RateSetter appoints City heavyweight as chairman
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 6:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Prudential plc (PRU) Insider Buys 10 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,000 by Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:22 AM
nasdaq.com logoIs Prudential plc (PUK) a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 5 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Prudential plc (PUK) a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 10:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Personal finance sets traps for dinosaurs
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Analysts Give Prudential plc (PRU) a GBX 2,000 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 7:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group AG Initiates Coverage on Prudential plc (PRU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 6:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMorgan Stanley Reiterates Overweight Rating for Prudential plc (PRU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 6:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Prudential Plc : April 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Plc :PRU-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 10:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PRU-GB : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 10:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Increases Prudential plc (PRU) Price Target to GBX 1,771
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) PT Raised to GBX 2,200 at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Receives Buy Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 6:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) PT Raised to GBX 1,980 at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Raises Prudential plc (PRU) Price Target to GBX 1,980
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Insider Purchases £184.58 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 11:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 10:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Treasury has sacrificed a virtually risk-free yield
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Insider Sells £2,453,540.31 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Prudential plc (PRU) Insider Sells 22,807 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) PT Lowered to GBX 1,844
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 1:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given a GBX 1,844 Price Target at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 9:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc's (PRU) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 8:27 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Prudential and Blackstone snap up B&B loans for £11.8bn
www.ft.com - March 31 at 7:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 2:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,000 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 2:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given Underweight Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,000
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 8:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Prudential plc (PRU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 5:07 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Mar 24
www.streetinsider.com - March 24 at 7:11 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Mar 24 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 24 at 8:15 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential CEO pay drops 30 pct to $8.6 mln in 2016-annual report
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Increases Prudential plc (PRU) Price Target to GBX 1,600
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 5:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc's (PRU) Underweight Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 3:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 3:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Earns "Outperform" Rating from BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) PT Raised to GBX 2,061 at Panmure Gordon
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given a GBX 1,800 Price Target at S&P Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 5:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Earns “Buy” Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 1:25 AM

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