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

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GBX 1,594.50 +14.50 (+0.92 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 09:45 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,580
Today's RangeGBX 1,591 - GBX 1,603
52-Week RangeGBX 1,325 - GBX 1,962
Volume2.22 million shs
Average Volume4.74 million shs
Market Capitalization£41.27 billion
P/E Ratio13.65
Dividend Yield2.84%
BetaN/A
Prudential plc, through 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; 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; institutional products comprising guaranteed investment contracts and funding agreements; and savings and investment products. In addition, the company offers long-term products, which include pension products and annuities; conventional annuities, including level, fixed increase, and RPI annuities; onshore and offshore bonds; corporate, individual pension, and income drawdown products; and investment funds. Prudential plc provides 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, wirehouses, credit unions, and other financial institutions. The company was founded in 1848 and is based 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£24.93 billion
Cash FlowGBX 40.51 per share
Book ValueGBX 667.70 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees21,877
Outstanding Shares2,588,039,936
Market Cap£41.27 billion
Next Earnings Date8/14/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 28th will be given 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 boost from Prudential's previous dividend of $15.67. 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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The financial services provider reported $145.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $139.00 by $6.20. The financial services provider had revenue of $44.01 billion for the quarter. View Prudential's Earnings History.

When is Prudential's next earnings date?

Prudential is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Prudential.

What price target have analysts set for PRU?

12 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Prudential's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,750 to GBX 2,600. On average, they expect Prudential's stock price to reach GBX 2,078.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Prudential.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Prudential?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Prudential in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 9 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 trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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 coverage optimism score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Prudential's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Prudential own?

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. Nicolaos Andreas Nicandrou A.C.A., ACA, Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. John William Foley, Exec. Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Barry Lee Stowe, Adviser (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark Thomas FitzPatrick C.A., CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)

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 1,594.50.

How big of a company is Prudential?

Prudential has a market capitalization of £41.27 billion and generates £24.93 billion in revenue each year. Prudential employs 21,877 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:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  950 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  476 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,426
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This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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