Savant Capital LLC bought a new position in Prudential Public Limited Company (NYSE:PUK) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 4,896 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $225,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Feltz Wealth PLAN Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Prudential Public Limited during the first quarter valued at $108,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Prudential Public Limited by 156.8% in the first quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 2,861 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $121,000 after buying an additional 1,747 shares during the last quarter. Huntington National Bank boosted its stake in shares of Prudential Public Limited by 53.3% in the second quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 2,734 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $126,000 after buying an additional 950 shares during the last quarter. Grove Bank & Trust boosted its stake in shares of Prudential Public Limited by 69.1% in the second quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 2,960 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $136,000 after buying an additional 1,210 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Eqis Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Prudential Public Limited during the first quarter valued at $228,000. 1.65% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Prudential Public Limited Company (NYSE:PUK) opened at 46.69 on Wednesday. Prudential Public Limited Company has a 1-year low of $32.52 and a 1-year high of $49.67. The firm has a market cap of $59.85 billion, a PE ratio of 16.56 and a beta of 1.59. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $47.10 and its 200 day moving average price is $44.03.

The firm also recently declared a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 5th. Investors of record on Friday, August 25th will be issued a dividend of $0.3765 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 23rd. This represents a yield of 1.62%.

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PUK has been the subject of several recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Prudential Public Limited from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Prudential Public Limited in a research note on Thursday, April 20th. Finally, BidaskClub raised Prudential Public Limited from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $52.00.

Prudential Public Limited Company Profile

Prudential Public Limited Company (Prudential) is a United Kingdom-based international financial services company. The Company offers a range of retail financial products and services and asset management services throughout these territories. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Prudential Public Limited (NYSE:PUK)

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