Prudential Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.43 (+1.15 %)
(As of 08/2/2021 11:35 AM ET)
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Volume10,684 shs
Average Volume271,970 shs
Market Capitalization$49.48 billion
P/E Ratio10.80
Dividend Yield1.15%
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About Prudential

Prudential plc, through its subsidiaries, provides life and health insurance, and retirement and asset management solutions to individuals in Asia, the United States, and Africa. It offers health and protection, as well as savings products, such as participating, linked, and other traditional products; mutual funds; life insurance; property and casualty insurance; and group insurance. The company also provides insurance against common critical illnesses, including cancer, stroke, and heart attack; tropical disease protection, such as dengue, malaria, and measles; and food poisoning, minor burns, broken bones, and accident income support, as well as investment fund products. Prudential plc provides its products and services through agency sales force, banks, and brokers. The company was founded in 1848 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Overall MarketRank

1.66 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

971st out of 2,041 stocks

Life Insurance Industry

24th out of 41 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Prudential (NYSE:PUK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Prudential a buy right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Prudential in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Prudential stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PUK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Prudential?

Wall Street analysts have given Prudential a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Prudential wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Prudential?

Prudential saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 323,400 shares, an increase of 50.9% from the June 30th total of 214,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 214,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days.
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How has Prudential's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Prudential's stock was trading at $26.56 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PUK shares have increased by 43.0% and is now trading at $37.99.
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How often does Prudential pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Prudential?

Prudential declared a semi-annual dividend on Friday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.1073 per share on Friday, May 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 25th.
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Is Prudential a good dividend stock?

Prudential pays an annual dividend of $0.43 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.15%. Prudential does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Prudential is 12.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Prudential will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.84% next year. This indicates that Prudential will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 $3.48M)
  • Mr. Mark Thomas FitzPatrick C.A., CA, Group CFO, COO & Exec. Director (Age 53, Pay $2.58M)
  • Mr. Stuart James Turner B.A., F.C.A., F.R.M., Group Chief Risk & Compliance Officer and Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $3.08M)
  • 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
  • Ciaran Mulligan, Head of Mang. Oversight for Portfolio Management Group

Who are some of Prudential's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Prudential own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Prudential investors own include Broadcom (AVGO), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Accenture (ACN), Endologix (ELGX), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), (APA), American Airlines Group (AAL) and Athabasca Oil (ATH).

What is Prudential's stock symbol?

Prudential trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PUK."

Who are Prudential's major shareholders?

Prudential's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Veriti Management LLC (0.00%), Invst LLC (0.00%) and Red Door Wealth Management LLC (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are buying Prudential stock?

PUK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Veriti Management LLC, Invst LLC, and Red Door Wealth Management LLC.

How do I buy shares of Prudential?

Shares of PUK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Prudential's stock price today?

One share of PUK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.99.

How much money does Prudential make?

Prudential has a market capitalization of $49.57 billion and generates $55.97 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.12 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.51 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Prudential have?

Prudential employs 17,256 workers across the globe.

Does Prudential have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Prudential: Assurance IQ.

When was Prudential founded?

Prudential was founded in 1848.

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 1 ANGEL COURT, LONDON X0, EC2R 7AG.

How can I contact Prudential?

Prudential's mailing address is 1 ANGEL COURT, LONDON X0, EC2R 7AG. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 442072207588 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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