Prudential Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,557.50
+8.00 (+0.52 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,557.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,507.39
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,557.50
Volume3.09 million shs
Average Volume5.29 million shs
Market Capitalization£40.74 billion
P/E Ratio19.09
Dividend Yield0.77%
Prudential plc, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of long-term savings and protection products in Asia, the United States, and Africa. The company offers health and protection, as well as savings products, such as participating, linked, and other traditional products; and life insurance. It also provides variable, fixed, and fixed index annuities; and guaranteed investment contracts and funding agreements. In addition, the company offers retirement and asset management solutions; insurance against risks of illness, death, or critical life events; and investment funds. It serves young and middle-aged people or people in the retirement phase of life. Prudential plc provides its products and services through a network of independent agents, banks, independent broker-dealers, regional broker-dealers, and wirehouses. The company was founded in 1848 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Insurance - Life
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£55.97 billion
Cash FlowGBX 179.86 per share
Book ValueGBX 803.50 per share



Outstanding Shares2,615,603,000
Market Cap£40.74 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A


Prudential (LON:PRU) Hits New 52-Week High at $1,586.00
April 1, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Prudential (LON:PRU) Reaches New 12-Month High at $1,583.50
March 26, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Prudential PLC : Filing of Form 10 Registration Statement
March 25, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.83 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
GBX 1,557.50
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Prudential (LON:PRU) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Prudential a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Prudential in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Prudential stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Prudential?

Wall Street analysts have given Prudential a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Prudential wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How were Prudential's earnings last quarter?

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) posted its 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 had revenue of $44.01 billion for the quarter.
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How has Prudential's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Prudential's stock was trading at GBX 1,062 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PRU shares have increased by 46.7% and is now trading at GBX 1,557.50.
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How often does Prudential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Prudential?

Prudential announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, March 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.11 per share on Friday, May 14th. This represents a yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 25th. This is a positive change from Prudential's previous dividend of GBX 0.05. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Prudential a good dividend stock?

Prudential pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.31 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.77%. The dividend payout ratio of Prudential is 0.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for PRU?

12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Prudential's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 950 to GBX 1,800. On average, they expect Prudential's share price to reach GBX 1,510.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.0%.
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Who are Prudential's key executives?

Prudential's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael Andrew Wells, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 60, Pay $3.86M)
  • Mr. Mark Thomas FitzPatrick C.A., CA, Group CFO, COO & Exec. Director (Age 53, Pay $3.46M)
  • Mr. Stuart James Turner B.A., F.C.A., F.R.M., Group Chief Risk & Compliance Officer and Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $2.24M)
  • Mr. Nicolaos Andreas Nicandrou A.C.A., ACA, Chief Exec. of Prudential Corp. Asia (Age 56, Pay $1.36M)
  • Rebecca Wyatt, Director of Group Financial Accounting & Reporting
  • Mr. Patrick Bowes, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Alan Fraser Porter, Group Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jonathan Oliver, Group Communications Director
  • Ms. Jolene Chen, Group HR Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Allen Thai, Chief Representative of Myanmar Office

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What is Prudential's stock symbol?

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

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.
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What is Prudential's stock price today?

One share of PRU stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,557.50.

How much money does Prudential make?

Prudential has a market capitalization of £40.74 billion and generates £55.97 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Prudential have?

Prudential employs 16,226 workers across the globe.

What is Prudential's official website?

The official website for Prudential is www.prudential.co.uk.

Where are Prudential's headquarters?

Prudential is headquartered at Governors House 5 Laurence Pountney Hill, LONDON, EC4R 0HH, United Kingdom.

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.

This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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