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Provident Financial (PFG)
Share Price: 158.30p Change Today: 0.80p  Market Cap: 401.47m

PFG Overview

Provident Financial's core business is lending small sums of credit to poorer sections of the UK population. The demerger of its international home credit business was completed in July 2007. It now trades independently as International Personal Finance. In addition, the firm has sold its motor insurance business, Provident Insurance, to a subsidiary of GMAC Insurance Holdings.

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PFG Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-15 1,113.10 273.60 118.93p 20.7 0.7 +28% 87.84p 3.6%
31-Dec-16 1,183.20 343.90 129.88p 16.1 1.8 +9% 98.49p 4.7%
31-Dec-17 1,196.30 (123.00) 26.93p 24.4 n/a -79% n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-18 1,091.40 97.30 48.70p 11.8 0.1 +81% 10.00p 1.7%
31-Dec-19 998.30 128.80 47.30p 9.7 n/a -3% 9.00p 2.0%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

PFG Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-20 950.25 65.07 22.66p 7.0 n/a -52% 17.57p 11.1%
31-Dec-21 974.09 114.53 36.14p 4.4 0.1 +60% 20.92p 13.2%

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PFG Company Announcements

Results of AGM and Notice of Trading Update 07-May-2020 17:45 RNS
Total Voting Rights 30-Apr-2020 16:30 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 27-Apr-2020 16:08 RNS

Latest PFG Director Deals

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Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 158.30p
Change Today 0.80p
% Change 0.51 %
Volume 1,632,707
22-May-20 Close 158.30p
Shares Issued 253.62m
Market Cap 401.47m
Year End 31-Dec-19

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 10
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PFG Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 15-Aug-19 23-May-19
Paid 26-Sep-19 21-Jun-19
Amount 9.00p 10.00p

Trades for 22-May-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
17:11 2,514 @ 154.83p
16:35 314 @ 158.30p
16:35 140,114 @ 158.30p
16:29 446 @ 159.70p
16:29 3 @ 159.70p

PFG Key Personnel

Chair Patrick J R Snowball