LON:PRU - Prudential Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 1,631.50 -3.00 (-0.18 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 05:59 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,634.50
Today's RangeGBX 1,622.50 - GBX 1,636
52-Week RangeGBX 1,325 - GBX 1,962
Volume326,125 shs
Average Volume4.74 million shs
Market Capitalization£42.12 billion
P/E Ratio18.75
Dividend Yield3.11%
BetaN/A
Prudential plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides a range of retail financial products and services, and asset management services in Asia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, and Africa. The company offers health and protection, as well as other life insurance products, including participating business and mutual funds; and personal lines property and casualty insurance, group insurance, and institutional fund management services. It also provides fixed annuities, such as fixed interest rate, and fixed index and immediate annuities; variable annuities; and institutional products comprising guaranteed investment contracts and funding agreements. In addition, the company offers savings and investment solutions; and unit-linked and collective investments, as well as corporate pension services that include auto-enrolment services. Further, it provides long-term products, which comprise pension products and annuities; investment bonds; with-profits savings and protection products; level, fixed increase, and RPI annuities; onshore and offshore bonds; and pension and flexi-income drawdown products, including corporate, individual pension, and flexi-access drawdown products. The company offers its products and services through an agency sales force together with various banks, brokers, local partners, independent insurance agents, independent broker-dealers, regional broker-dealers, warehouses, credit unions, and other financial institutions. Prudential plc was founded in 1848 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance - Life
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-75483737

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£54.56 billion
Cash FlowGBX 328.61 per share
Book ValueGBX 615.10 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares2,581,730,048
Market Cap£42.12 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

Prudential (LON:PRU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Prudential's stock symbol?

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

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

Prudential announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 33.68 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. This is a positive change from Prudential's previous dividend of $15.67. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Prudential's Dividend History.

How were Prudential's earnings last quarter?

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The financial services provider reported $145.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $139.00 by $6.20. The financial services provider had revenue of $44.01 billion for the quarter. View Prudential's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for PRU?

13 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Prudential's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,558 to GBX 2,600. On average, they expect Prudential's stock price to reach GBX 2,073.42 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Prudential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Prudential?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Prudential in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Prudential.

Has Prudential been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PRU stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. 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. Prudential earned a coverage optimism score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Prudential's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Prudential own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Prudential investors own include CA (CA), Hawkins (HWKN), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM), Belden (BDC) and Black Diamond Group (BDI).

Who are Prudential's key executives?

Prudential's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael Andrew Wells, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. John William Foley, Exec. Director & Chief Exec. of M&G Prudential (Age 63)
  • Mr. Mark Thomas FitzPatrick C.A., CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Shali Vasudeva, Chief Operating Officer
  • Rebecca Wyatt, Head of Financial Accounting

How do I buy shares of Prudential?

Shares of PRU 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's stock price today?

One share of PRU stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,634.

How big of a company is Prudential?

Prudential has a market capitalization of £42.19 billion and generates £54.56 billion in revenue each year.

What is Prudential's official website?

The official website for Prudential is http://www.prudential.co.uk.

How can I contact Prudential?

Prudential's mailing address is Governors House 5 Laurence Pountney Hill, LONDON, EC4R 0HH, United Kingdom. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +44-20-75483737.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Prudential (LON PRU)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  925 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  450 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,375
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This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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