Prudential Financial Company Profile (NYSE:PRU)

About Prudential Financial

Prudential Financial logoPrudential Financial, Inc. is a financial services company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides a range of financial products and services, including life insurance, annuities and investment management. The Company's divisions include U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management Division; U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance Division, and International Insurance Division. The U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management division consists of its Individual Annuities, Retirement and Asset Management segments. The U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance division conducts its business through the Individual Life and Group Insurance segments. The International Insurance division conducts its business through the International Insurance segment. The Company also has corporate and other operations, which include corporate items and initiatives that are not allocated to its business segments and divested businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Life Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Life & Health Insurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PRU
  • CUSIP: 74432010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $79.41
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $78.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $75.50
  • 52-Week Range: $57.19 - $88.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 2,647.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.77
  • Market Cap: $34.70B
  • Outstanding Shares: 437,000,000
  • Beta: 1.62
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 8.90%
  • Return on Equity: 8.11%
  • Return on Assets: 0.50%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 0.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $89.54 (12.75% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$80.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$90.00 -> $83.00View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$83.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$78.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
5/16/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$80.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016Sandler O'NeillReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/18/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$101.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutral$85.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/17/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$95.00 -> $101.00View Rating Details
3/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$106.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
3/17/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy$101.00 -> $106.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperform$97.00 -> $92.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$100.00 -> $89.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetView Rating Details
11/26/2015ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
6/23/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeStrong-Buy$107.00View Rating Details
2/5/2015Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$98.00View Rating Details
1/30/2015Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$100.00View Rating Details
12/12/2014Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$106.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
12/3/2014Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight$100.00View Rating Details
10/13/2014Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$116.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/3/2016Q216$2.51$1.84$11.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$2.37$2.18$11.19 billion$11.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$2.30$1.94$11.54 billion$13.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$2.42$2.40$11.33 billion$11.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$2.47$2.91$11.24 billion$12.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$2.39$2.79$11.16 billion$11.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$2.37$2.12$12.31 billion$15.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3$2.41$2.20$11.40 billion$11.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$2.35$2.49$11.12 million$11.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$2.26$2.40$11.72 billion$10.94 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$2.18$2.20$11.99 billion$10.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$2.10$2.94$12.65 billion$10.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$1.98$2.30$12.23 billion$11.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$1.88$2.28$12.67 billion$11.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q1 2013$1.74$1.69$12.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$1.67$1.53$10.91 billion$13.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$1.54$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$1.71$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$1.54$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$1.55$1.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$1.48$1.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$1.48$1.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.01 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.03 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$2.34$2.50$2.42
Q2 20162$2.51$2.53$2.52
Q3 20162$2.50$2.57$2.54
Q4 20162$2.28$2.32$2.30
Q1 20172$2.54$2.60$2.57
Q2 20172$2.59$2.71$2.65
Q3 20172$2.62$2.67$2.65
Q4 20172$2.43$2.44$2.44
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
Annual Dividend:$2.80
Dividend Yield:3.53%
Dividend Growth:15.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:28.78% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-28,000.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
9,333.33% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/9/2016quarterly$0.703.68%8/19/20168/23/20169/15/2016
5/10/2016quarterly$0.703.67%5/20/20165/24/20166/16/2016
2/9/2016quarterly$0.704.37%2/19/20162/23/20163/17/2016
11/10/2015quarterly$0.703.23%11/20/201511/24/201512/17/2015
8/11/2015quarterly$0.582.62%8/21/20158/25/20159/17/2015
5/12/2015quarterly$0.582.7%5/21/20155/26/20156/18/2015
2/10/2015quarterly$0.582.93%2/20/20152/24/20153/19/2015
11/11/2014quarterly$0.582.72%11/21/201411/25/201412/18/2014
8/12/2014quarterly$0.532.41%8/22/20148/26/20149/18/2014
5/13/2014quarterly$0.532.57%5/22/20145/27/20146/19/2014
2/11/2014quarterly$0.532.51%2/21/20142/25/20143/20/2014
11/12/2013quarterly$0.532.41%11/22/201311/26/201312/19/2013
8/15/2013quarterly$0.402.01%8/23/20138/27/20139/19/2013
5/14/2013quarterly$0.402.36%5/24/20135/29/20136/20/2013
2/12/2013quarterly$0.402.79%2/22/20132/26/20133/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 60.62%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/9/2016Charles F LowreyInsiderSell41,644$80.00$3,331,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Robert FalzonCFOSell33,820$77.13$2,608,536.60View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Stephen PelletierInsiderSell4,470$76.36$341,329.20View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Douglas A ScovannerDirectorBuy7,400$62.56$462,944.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Charles F. LowreyEVPSell7,959$85.00$676,515.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015John R. Strangfeld, Jr.ChairmanSell70,026$85.00$5,952,210.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Sharon C. TaylorSVPSell14,589$85.00$1,240,065.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Stephen PelletierEVPSell10,690$88.93$950,661.70View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Susan L BlountEVPSell26,465$90.00$2,381,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Robert AxelSVPSell3,785$81.23$307,455.55View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Susan L BlountEVPSell3,129$92.00$287,868.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Mark B GrierChairmanSell408,076$89.42$36,490,155.92View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Scott SleysterSVPSell18,866$89.19$1,682,658.54View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Richard F LambertSVPSell2,376$89.12$211,749.12View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Sharon TaylorSVPSell21,926$86.36$1,893,529.36View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Susan BlountEVPSell68,047$88.00$5,988,136.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Peter SayreSVPSell2,200$86.95$191,290.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Robert FalzonCFOSell17,565$89.69$1,575,404.85View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Mark GrierChairmanSell280,902$89.30$25,084,548.60View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Peter SayreSVPSell9,001$81.60$734,481.60View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Sharon C TaylorSVPSell22,073$77.95$1,720,590.35View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Constance J HornerDirectorSell5,000$78.50$392,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Peter SayreSVPSell4,000$80.50$322,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Susan BlountEVPSell32,809$80.59$2,644,077.31View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Peter B SayreSVPSell10,888$77.63$845,235.44View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Peter B SayreSVPSell1,100$72.61$79,871.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Barbara KosterSVPSell8,736$70.30$614,140.80View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Peter B SayreSVPSell7,830$67.66$529,777.80View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Susan L BlountSVPSell6,289$64.84$407,778.76View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Edward P BairdEVPSell18,344$65.87$1,208,319.28View SEC Filing  
12/6/2012Barbara KosterSVPSell6,386$52.36$334,370.96View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Scott SleysterSVPSell27,263$52.34$1,426,945.42View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU)
DateHeadline
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www.crcconnection.com - September 26 at 6:57 PM
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www.enhancedonlinenews.com - September 26 at 11:43 AM
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www.4-traders.com - September 25 at 6:07 PM
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www.bloomberg.com - September 23 at 11:36 AM
benzinga.com logoGoldman Upgrades Prudential To Buy, Adds To 'Conviction' List - Benzinga (NYSE:PRU)
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www.bloomberg.com - September 21 at 10:55 AM
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www.publicnow.com - September 15 at 6:56 PM
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investorplace.com - September 12 at 7:35 AM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 8 at 6:37 PM
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