Principal Financial Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:PFG)

$56.56
-0.34 (-0.60 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$56.4150
Now: $56.56
$57.36
50-Day Range
$52.23
MA: $54.46
$58.12
52-Week Range
$40.42
Now: $56.56
$61.12
Volume931,630 shs
Average Volume1.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.77 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.87%
BetaN/A
Principal Financial Group, Inc provides retirement, asset management, and insurance products and services to businesses, individuals, and institutional clients worldwide. The company operates through Retirement and Income Solutions, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions segments. The Retirement and Income Solutions segment provides a portfolio of asset accumulation products and services for retirement savings and income. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Brokerage - National
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP74251V10
Phone+1-515-2475111

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees16,475
Market Cap$15.77 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Principal Financial Group (NYSE:PFG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Principal Financial Group's stock symbol?

Principal Financial Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PFG."

How often does Principal Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Principal Financial Group?

Principal Financial Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Friday, September 27th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 4th. This is an increase from Principal Financial Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.54. View Principal Financial Group's Dividend History.

How will Principal Financial Group's stock buyback program work?

Principal Financial Group announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, November 27th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Principal Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Principal Financial Group Inc (NYSE:PFG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 25th. The financial services provider reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.40 by $0.12. The financial services provider had revenue of $3.98 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.82 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.35 EPS. View Principal Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is Principal Financial Group's next earnings date?

Principal Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Principal Financial Group.

How can I listen to Principal Financial Group's earnings call?

Principal Financial Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, October 25th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for PFG?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Principal Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $66.00. On average, they anticipate Principal Financial Group's stock price to reach $56.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Principal Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Principal Financial Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Principal Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Principal Financial Group.

Has Principal Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PFG stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Principal Financial Group earned a news sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Principal Financial Group.

Who are some of Principal Financial Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Principal Financial Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Principal Financial Group investors own include Global Medical REIT (GMRE), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Amgen (AMGN).

Who are Principal Financial Group's key executives?

Principal Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel Joseph Houston, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57)
  • Ms. Deanna Dawnette Strable-Soethout, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Timothy Mark Dunbar, Pres of Principal Global Asset Management Bus. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Luis E. Valdés, Pres & CEO of Principal International, Inc. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Patrick Gregory Halter, CEO & Pres of Principal Global Investors (Age 59)

Who are Principal Financial Group's major shareholders?

Principal Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.92%), BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.97%), Northern Trust Corp (1.84%) and Invesco Ltd. (1.41%). Company insiders that own Principal Financial Group stock include Amy Christine Friedrich, Daniel Gelatt, Daniel Joseph Houston, Deanna D Strable-Soethout, Gary P Scholten, James P Mccaughan, Julia M Lawler, Karen E Shaff, Luis E Valdes, Nora Mary Everett and Timothy Mark Dunbar. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Principal Financial Group.

Which major investors are selling Principal Financial Group stock?

PFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of America Corp DE and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Principal Financial Group company stock in the last year include Amy Christine Friedrich, Julia M Lawler and Luis E Valdes. View Insider Buying and Selling for Principal Financial Group.

Which major investors are buying Principal Financial Group stock?

PFG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., AXA, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Natixis, Natixis, Vanguard Group Inc. and Man Group plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Principal Financial Group.

How do I buy shares of Principal Financial Group?

Shares of PFG 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Principal Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of PFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.56.

How big of a company is Principal Financial Group?

Principal Financial Group has a market capitalization of $15.77 billion. Principal Financial Group employs 16,475 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Principal Financial Group.

What is Principal Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Principal Financial Group is http://www.principal.com/.

How can I contact Principal Financial Group?

Principal Financial Group's mailing address is 711 High St, DES MOINES, IA 50392-0300, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-515-2475111 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Principal Financial Group (NYSE PFG)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  453 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  645 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,098
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Principal Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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