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Provident Financial PLC (PFG.L)

PFG.L on London Stock Exchange

372.60GBp
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Change (% chg)

1.80 (+0.49%)
Prev Close
370.80
Open
377.70
Day's High
379.60
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369.70
Volume
147,062
Avg. Vol
794,844
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705.80
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348.70

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 28.03 19.25
EPS (TTM): 1.41 -- --
ROI: 9.35 2.14 0.44
ROE: 28.06 10.52 15.61

Provident Financial to return troubled home credit arm to growth in 2020

Provident Financial's boss aims to return its troubled home credit unit to profit in the second half of 2020 as the more than century-old lender also moves past a costly and unsolicited takeover attempt by its smaller rival.

30 Jul 2019

UPDATE 2-Provident Financial to return troubled home credit arm to growth in 2020

* FCA probe into unit nearly complete (Adds CEO comments from call, share move, analyst comment)

30 Jul 2019

Provident Financial reports in-line adjusted profit

July 30 Sub-prime lender Provident Financial on Tuesday reported adjusted first-half profit in line with its own estimates, as it works on reviving its battered home credit business.

30 Jul 2019

Provident Financial plans return of doorstep lending bonuses from August - memo

LONDON Provident Financial Group is planning to revamp how it measures the performance of its doorstep lending staff, with a view to resuming controversial bonus payments linked to loans issued to subprime borrowers.

26 Jun 2019

Provident Financial plans return of doorstep lending bonuses from August- memo

* Pay, bonuses linked to sales activity and customer outcomes

26 Jun 2019

BUZZ-Provident Financial: Slips as Jefferies cuts PT

** Shares of Provident Financial down 0.37% after Jefferies cuts price target

24 Jun 2019

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
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