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

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
GBX 1,535 +5.00 (+0.33 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,535
Today's RangeGBX 1,529.50 - GBX 1,551
52-Week RangeGBX 1,612.14 - GBX 1,992.50
Volume3.91 million shs
Average Volume4.74 million shs
Market Capitalization£39.63 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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.

Receive PRU News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PRU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

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 SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees22,912
Outstanding Shares2,581,609,984
Market Cap£39.63 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, August 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 15.67 per share on Thursday, September 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 23rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Prudential's Dividend History.

How were Prudential's earnings last quarter?

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The financial services provider reported $145.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $139.00 by $6.20. The financial services provider earned $44.01 billion during the quarter. View Prudential's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for PRU?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Prudential's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,558 to GBX 2,600. On average, they anticipate Prudential's share price to reach GBX 2,099.77 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 36.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Prudential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Prudential?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Prudential in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Prudential.

Has Prudential been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PRU stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Prudential earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 1,535.

How big of a company is Prudential?

Prudential has a market capitalization of £3,962.77 billion. Prudential employs 22,912 workers across the globe.

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:  904 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  433 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,337
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Prudential and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PRU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PRU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel