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Provident Financial PLC (PFG.L)

PFG.L on London Stock Exchange

698.20GBp
19 Jan 2018
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-13.60 (-1.91%)
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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

  Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 57.88 16.58
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 1.82 10.60
ROE: -- 8.96 14.19

Provident Financial lays blame at doorstep as divisional losses rise

Provident Financial expects to report a loss of about 120 million pounds in its consumer credit division for 2017 as it struggles to win back customers following problems at its door-to-door lending business.

16 Jan 2018

RPT-UPDATE 2-Provident Financial lays blame at doorstep as divisional losses rise

Jan 16 Provident Financial expects to report a loss of about 120 million pounds ($165 million) in its consumer credit division for 2017 as it struggles to win back customers following problems at its door-to-door lending business.

16 Jan 2018

BRIEF-Provident Financial Sees CCD FY Pre-Exceptional Loss Of About 120 Mln Pounds

* CCD IS EXPECTED TO REPORT A FY PRE-EXCEPTIONAL LOSS OF C.£120M WHICH IS AT UPPER END OF GUIDANCE PROVIDED IN AUGUST 2017

16 Jan 2018

Provident Financial sees FY loss of 120 mln stg at consumer credit unit

Jan 16 Provident Financial, which is battling unresolved problems at its door-to-door lending business, said it expected to report a pre-exceptional loss of about 120 million pounds ($165.49 million) at the consumer credit division, at the upper end of its guidance.

16 Jan 2018

Subprime lender Non-Standard Finance's doorstep lending helped by Provident's woes

Jan 15 British subprime lender Non-Standard Finance reported a yearly jump in net loan book and customer numbers at its doorstep lending business, after recruiting hundreds of agents from its bigger but now struggling rival, Provident Financial Group.

15 Jan 2018

Provident hit again as UK regulator opens new probe

Britain's financial watchdog has launched a second probe into Provident Financial's lending practices, dealing a fresh blow to a company struggling to revive its door-to-door operations and sending its shares down as much as 16 percent.

05 Dec 2017

UPDATE 2-Provident hit again as UK regulator opens new probe

* Shares fall as much as 15.9 pct http://bit.ly/2BLIZBJ (Adds details, share movement, analyst comments)

05 Dec 2017

Provident's Moneybarn unit being investigated by UK's FCA

Dec 5 British lender Provident Financial said the country's financial watchdog had opened an investigation into Moneybarn, its car and van financing arm.

05 Dec 2017

BRIEF-Provident Financial Informed UK's FCA Starts Probe Into Moneybarn

* HAS BEEN INFORMED THAT FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY (FCA) HAS COMMENCED AN INVESTIGATION INTO MONEYBARN

05 Dec 2017

BRIEF-Provident Financial Says Exec Chairman To Lead Process To Appoint CEO

* PROVIDENT FINANCIAL PLC - ‍STUART SINCLAIR ASSUMES ROLE OF SENIOR INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT​

28 Nov 2017

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