Shore Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) in a research note published on Monday, reports.

PFG has been the subject of several other reports. Peel Hunt reissued an under review rating on shares of Provident Financial plc in a report on Monday. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a sell rating on shares of Provident Financial plc in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Beaufort Securities reissued a hold rating and set a GBX 2,200 ($28.45) price objective on shares of Provident Financial plc in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) dropped their target price on Provident Financial plc from GBX 3,170 ($41.00) to GBX 3,140 ($40.61) and set a neutral rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, May 23rd. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a hold rating and set a GBX 2,595 ($33.56) target price on shares of Provident Financial plc in a research report on Thursday, May 4th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 2,494.92 ($32.27).

Shares of Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) opened at 892.00 on Monday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.29 billion. Provident Financial plc has a 52-week low of GBX 426.60 and a 52-week high of GBX 3,402.27. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,974.51 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 2,702.40.

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The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 26th will be paid a dividend of GBX 43.20 ($0.56) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 2%.

Provident Financial plc Company Profile

Provident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based non-standard lender. The Company’s divisions include Vanquis Bank Limited (Vanquis Bank), Consumer Credit Division (CCD) and Moneybarn. Its segments include Vanquis Bank, CCD, Moneybarn and Central. The Company serves non-standard credit customers with a range of products from credit cards and car finance, to home credit and online unsecured, and guarantor loans.

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