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: www.prudential.co.uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £45.67 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,574,353,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,808.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,756.65
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,290 - GBX 1,889.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.61
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £79.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.58
  • Book Value: GBX 6 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.96
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £4.98 billion
  • Net Margins: 3.50%
  • Return on Equity: 19.94%
  • Return on Assets: 0.63%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.90 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 announced a dividend on Thursday, August 10th. Shareholders 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 is Thursday, August 24th. The official announcement can be seen 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 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Prudential plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,620 to GBX 2,400. On average, they expect Prudential plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,940.06 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
  • Penelope Jane James, Group Chief Risk Officer, Executive Director
  • 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 1,774.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Prudential plc (LON PRU)
Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  752 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,040
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 1,940.06

Analysts' Ratings History for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
9/4/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView 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
8/14/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,084 -> GBX 2,092View 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
10/5/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,818View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 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: $142.55 EPS

Dividends

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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Latest Headlines for Prudential plc (LON:PRU)
Source:
DateHeadline
moodys.com logoMoody's affirms the A2 senior rating of Prudential plc, stable outlook - Moodys.com (press release) (subscription)
www.moodys.com - September 23 at 5:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJackson National Life Insurance Co of NY -- Moody's affirms the A2 senior rating of Prudential plc, stable outlook
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 7:27 PM
bloomberg.com logoICICI Pru's Top Holders Weigh $570 Million Offering - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 20 at 7:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Foreign Firms to Sell Large Stakes in Malaysian Insurers
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSociete Generale Increases Prudential plc (PRU) Price Target to GBX 1,790
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 8:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) PT Set at GBX 1,790 by Societe Generale
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 4:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Study Shows Consumers Desire Guaranteed Lifetime Income, But They Don’t Know Where to Find It
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 7:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Insider John W. Foley Purchases 11 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 10:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Analysts Give Prudential plc (PRU) a GBX 2,015 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 1:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 11:30 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Sep 08 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 9 at 7:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudence Foundation Launches SAFE STEPS First Aid Across Asia
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 7:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Honoured With "Friend Of ASEAN" Award By ASEAN Business Advisory Council In Recognition Of Its Contribution To The Region
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 7:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Honoured With "Friend Of ASEAN" Award By ASEAN Business Advisory Council In Recognition Of Its Contribution To The Region
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 9:58 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Sep 01
www.streetinsider.com - September 3 at 5:36 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Sep 01 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 2 at 7:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PRU-GB : August 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrudential Plc : PRU-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 25th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Plans GBX 14.50 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 8:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group Analysts Give Prudential plc (PRU) a GBX 2,075 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 6:22 AM
ft.com logoPrudential to offload broker-dealer network in US - Financial Times
www.ft.com - August 17 at 3:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoPrudential Plc Sells Broker-dealer Network In US For $325 Mln Initial Price - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 17 at 7:03 AM
marketwatch.com logoPrudential sells U.S. broker-dealer network
www.marketwatch.com - August 16 at 6:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Prudential sells US broker-dealer network for $325m
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRBA minutes highlight household debt risk, see growth spurt
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 6:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMorgan Stanley Raises Prudential plc (LON:PRU) Price Target to GBX 2,092
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 6:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (LON:PRU) Given a GBX 2,000 Price Target by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 9:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (LON:PRU) PT Set at GBX 2,200 by UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 9:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Prudential to merge UK insurance and asset management arms
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJackson Reports First Half 2017 Financial Results1
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PRU.L earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 10:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given a GBX 1,900 Price Target at S&P Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 3:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (LON:PRU) Insider Purchases £187.30 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 10:32 AM
ft.com logoPrudential confronts question of a break-up - Financial Times
www.ft.com - August 8 at 6:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Prudential: the triple lock
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Prudential confronts question of a break-up
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (LON:PRU) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Analysts Give Prudential plc (LON:PRU) a GBX 1,620 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (PRU) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 12:54 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Africa Prudential posts HY pre-tax profit of 950.8 mln naira
www.reuters.com - July 21 at 6:22 AM
bloomberg.com logoForeign Insurers Plan $2 Billion of Malaysia Deals - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - July 20 at 6:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUK watchdog said property funds poorly prepared for Brexit vote turbulence
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 6:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRBA repeats caution on housing markets in July minutes
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStrategists: Junk Bonds Not Worth Their Yield
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUBS AG Analysts Give Prudential plc (LON:PRU) a GBX 2,000 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 3:32 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K PRUDENTIAL PLC For: Jul 12 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 12 at 7:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPrudential plc (LON:PRU) Insider Purchases £179.30 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 10:44 AM

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