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Provident Financial PLC (PFG.L)

PFG.L on London Stock Exchange

435.40GBp
2:21pm BST
Change (% chg)

0.20 (+0.05%)
Prev Close
435.20
Open
439.10
Day's High
444.00
Day's Low
428.30
Volume
195,951
Avg. Vol
597,992
52-wk High
716.00
52-wk Low
427.23

About

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... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.81
Market Cap(Mil.): £1,259.94
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 148.23
Dividend: 43.20
Yield (%): --

Financials

  PFG.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 6.03 40.57 19.01
EPS (TTM): 1.41 -- --
ROI: 9.35 2.08 0.47
ROE: 28.06 10.54 15.38

Provident Financial buoyed by collapse of hostile bid

LONDON Provident Financial's shares jumped on Wednesday after the collapse of a hostile takeover bid for the doorstep lender by rival Non-Standard Finance.

05 Jun 2019

BUZZ-Provident tops FTSE 250 gainers as NSF drops hostile takeover bid

** Shares of British sub-prime lender Provident Financial jump over 9% after rival Non-Standard Finance drops hostile takeover bid

05 Jun 2019

Provident Financial buoyed by collapse of NSF hostile bid

LONDON, June 5 Provident Financial's board welcomed the collapse of a hostile takeover bid for the doorstep lender by sector rival Non-Standard Finance, which sent its shares higher on Wednesday.

05 Jun 2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - June 5

June 5 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

05 Jun 2019

British subprime lender NSF drops bid for rival Provident Financial

British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance PLC is dropping its hostile 1.3 billion pound ($1.65 billion) bid for rival Provident Financial PLC, NSF said on Tuesday.

04 Jun 2019

British subprime lender NSF drops bid for rival Provident Financial

British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance PLC is dropping its hostile 1.3 billion pound bid for rival Provident Financial PLC, NSF said on Tuesday.

04 Jun 2019

UPDATE 1-British subprime lender NSF drops bid for rival Provident Financial

June 4 British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance PLC is dropping its hostile 1.3 billion pound ($1.65 billion) bid for rival Provident Financial PLC, NSF said on Tuesday.

04 Jun 2019

REFILE-Brtish subprime lender NSF drops bid for rival Provident Financial

June 4 British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance (NSF) is dropping its hostile 1.3 billion pound ($1.65 billion) bid for rival Provident Financial, the company said on Tuesday.

04 Jun 2019

Provident Financial investor Janus Henderson to reject NSF's bid

June 4 Lender Provident Financial said shareholder Janus Henderson Investors does not plan to accept the hostile takeover bid for Provident by Non-Standard Finance , adding that more than one-fifth of its shareholders hold the same position.

04 Jun 2019

Woodford fund's shares hit by firm's suspension woes

LONDON Shares in a listed fund run by high-profile British money manager Neil Woodford tumbled by more than 11% on Tuesday after investors were spooked by the previous day's suspension of another of his funds.

04 Jun 2019

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