NASDAQ:PROV - Provident Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.45 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 11/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.45Today's Range$17.45 - $17.5852-Week Range$16.70 - $19.78Volume5,111 shsAverage Volume5,201 shsMarket Capitalization$131 millionP/E Ratio20.53Dividend Yield3.21%Beta0.19 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. operates as the holding company for Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B. that provides community and mortgage banking services to consumers and small to mid-sized businesses in the Inland Empire region of Southern California. It operates through two segments, Provident Bank and Provident Bank Mortgage. The company's deposit products include checking, savings, and money market accounts, as well as time deposits; and loan portfolio consists of single-family, multi-family, commercial real estate, construction, commercial business, consumer, and other mortgage loans. It also originates, purchases, and sells single-family mortgage loans, including second mortgages and equity lines of credit. In addition, the company offers investment services comprising the sale of investment products, such as annuities and mutual funds; and trustee services for real estate transactions. It operates through 13 full-service banking offices in Riverside County and 1 full-service banking office in San Bernardino County. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in Riverside, California. Receive PROV News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PROV and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Federal savings institutions Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:PROV Previous Symbol CUSIP74386810 Webwww.myprovident.com Phone951-686-6060 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.91 Current Ratio1.12 Quick Ratio1.04 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.53 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$64.61 million Price / Sales2.03 Cash Flow$1.1383 per share Price / Cash15.33 Book Value$16.21 per share Price / Book1.08 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.70 Net Income$2.13 million Net Margins6.63% Return on Equity5.36% Return on Assets0.55% Miscellaneous Employees376 Outstanding Shares7,510,000Market Cap$131 million OptionableNot Optionable Provident Financial (NASDAQ:PROV) Frequently Asked Questions What is Provident Financial's stock symbol? Provident Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PROV." How often does Provident Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Provident Financial? Provident Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View Provident Financial's Dividend History. How will Provident Financial's stock buyback program work? Provident Financial announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, June 20th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 390,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Provident Financial's earnings last quarter? Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PROV) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24. The financial services provider earned $13.91 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.50 million. Provident Financial had a return on equity of 5.36% and a net margin of 6.63%. View Provident Financial's Earnings History. When is Provident Financial's next earnings date? Provident Financial is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Provident Financial. What price target have analysts set for PROV? 2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Provident Financial's shares. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Provident Financial's share price to reach $19.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Provident Financial. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Provident Financial? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Provident Financial in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Provident Financial. Has Provident Financial been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about PROV stock have been trending neutral on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Provident Financial earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Provident Financial's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Provident Financial include Hometrust Bancshares (HTBI), Sterling Bancorp (SBT), Waterstone Financial (WSBF), Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (OH) (FMAO), NASB Financial (NASB), Western New England Bancorp (WNEB), Territorial Bancorp (TBNK), Northrim BanCorp (NRIM), PDL Community Bancorp (PDLB), BankFinancial (BFIN), Provident Bancorp (PVBC), North Dallas Bank Trust (NODB), Codorus Valley Bancorp (CVLY), First Guaranty Bancshares (FGBI) and Riverview Bancorp (RVSB). Who are Provident Financial's key executives? Provident Financial's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Craig G. Blunden, Chairman & CEO (Age 70)Mr. Donavon P. Ternes, Pres, COO, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 58) Who are Provident Financial's major shareholders? Provident Financial's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.54%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.08%), M3F Inc. (5.44%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.48%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.52%) and Maltese Capital Management LLC (0.33%). Company insiders that own Provident Financial stock include Craig G Blunden, David Weiant, Debbi Guthrie, Donavon P Ternes, Lilian Brunner-Salter and Roy Taylor. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Provident Financial. Which institutional investors are selling Provident Financial stock? PROV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paloma Partners Management Co, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Provident Financial company stock in the last year include Craig G Blunden, David Weiant and Donavon P Ternes. View Insider Buying and Selling for Provident Financial. Which institutional investors are buying Provident Financial stock? PROV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including M3F Inc., Maltese Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Provident Financial. How do I buy shares of Provident Financial? Shares of PROV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Provident Financial's stock price today? One share of PROV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.45. How big of a company is Provident Financial? Provident Financial has a market capitalization of $131 million and generates $64.61 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.70 on an earnings per share basis. Provident Financial employs 376 workers across the globe. What is Provident Financial's official website? The official website for Provident Financial is http://www.myprovident.com. How can I contact Provident Financial? Provident Financial's mailing address is 3756 CENTRAL AVE, RIVERSIDE CA, 92506. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 951-686-6060 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Provident Financial (NASDAQ PROV)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 166 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 237 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 403MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Provident Financial and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PROV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PROV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Reverse Stock Split?