PFG has recorded a 50-day average of 818.46GBX and a two hundred day average of 2,213.03GBX.
Provident Financial plc (LON PFG) opened at 773.50 on Monday. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of Provident Financial plc to an "outperform" rating and boosted their target price for the company from GBX 3,000 ($38.54) to GBX 3,200 ($41.10) in a research report on Friday, March 24th. They presently have a GBX 1,097 ($14.42) price objective on the stock.
A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. They now have a GBX 870 ($11.44) price target on the stock.
The 10 analysts offering 12-month price targets for Provident for the Financial Times have a median target of 970.00p on the shares, with a high estimate of 2,000.00p and a low estimate of 584.00p.
On 10/12/2017, Liberum Capital released a statement about Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) dropped the target price from 487.00GBX to 483.00GBX that suggested a downside of -0.42%. Jefferies Group LLC boosted their target price on shares of Provident Financial plc from GBX 3,732 ($47.94) to GBX 3,845 ($49.39) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Provident Financial plc now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of GBX 3,131.82 ($40.23). One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. If you are viewing this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA and global copyright and trademark legislation. The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/13/provident-financial-plc-pfg-given-hold-rating-at-peel-hunt.html.
Provident Financial plc is a United Kingdom-based non-standard lender.
Progress is now in line with the recovery, but the consumer credit division sets to make a loss of between £80m and £120m for 2017. Its segments include Vanquis Bank, CCD, Moneybarn and Central.