LON:PFG - Provident Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 364
  • Forecasted Upside: 0.66 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 361.60
▲ +5.8 (1.63%)

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Analyst Price Target for PFG

Analyst Price Target is GBX 364
▲ +0.66% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Provident Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 364, with a high forecast of GBX 410 and a low forecast of GBX 318. The average price target represents a 0.66% upside from the last price of GBX 361.60.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in Provident Financial. This rating has held steady since November 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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7/26/2020
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10/24/2020
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1/22/2021
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4/22/2021
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7/21/2021
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10/19/2021
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12/18/2021
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1/17/2022

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/13/2022BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 380 ➝ GBX 410
1/13/2022Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
12/9/2021Canaccord Genuity GroupBoost Price TargetSellGBX 210 ➝ GBX 318
10/21/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 380
10/21/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/7/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/13/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/12/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 310 ➝ GBX 380
8/4/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/22/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/12/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/4/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/19/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/31/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/28/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/11/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/1/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/11/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/3/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/1/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/1/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/1/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/3/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260
5/29/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 470 ➝ GBX 250
5/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 210 ➝ GBX 195
5/28/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 510 ➝ GBX 405
5/27/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/22/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/20/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 240 ➝ GBX 200
4/8/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 420 ➝ GBX 210
4/1/2020Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 470 ➝ GBX 250
3/27/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 475 ➝ GBX 240
3/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/12/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 445 ➝ GBX 420
3/5/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 510 ➝ GBX 475
3/4/2020Shore CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 485 ➝ GBX 520
2/27/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/10/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/16/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
1/15/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550
1/15/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
1/15/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550
1/7/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/9/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
12/9/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/6/2019Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector PerformerGBX 445
11/27/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
11/11/2019Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 540 ➝ GBX 470
11/7/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550
11/7/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
11/7/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550
8/12/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/7/2019Shore CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 500 ➝ GBX 510
7/30/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
7/29/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/20/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/19/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 570
6/5/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
5/16/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnder Review
5/16/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550
5/3/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnder Review
4/29/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550
3/19/2019Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 590 ➝ GBX 540
3/13/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
3/6/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 550
2/26/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 590
2/22/2019Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 680 ➝ GBX 550
1/17/2019Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 610 ➝ GBX 590
1/16/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 725 ➝ GBX 650
1/16/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 753 ➝ GBX 664
1/15/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
1/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
11/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
11/1/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/22/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 770 ➝ GBX 753
10/22/2018Shore CapitalUpgradeBuy
10/19/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 610
10/19/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
10/15/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
8/22/2018Berenberg BankUpgradeHoldGBX 630 ➝ GBX 610
8/13/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 740 ➝ GBX 800
8/10/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 730 ➝ GBX 680
8/1/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 750 ➝ GBX 770
7/31/2018Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 904 ➝ GBX 829
7/31/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/31/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
5/31/2018Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,264 ➝ GBX 904
5/24/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
5/22/2018BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 584 ➝ GBX 750
5/10/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 750
5/9/2018Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 550 ➝ GBX 630
5/9/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 640
5/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/2/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,040 ➝ GBX 750
4/26/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 870 ➝ GBX 730
4/5/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 740
3/29/2018Berenberg BankDowngradeSellGBX 950 ➝ GBX 550
3/8/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/28/2018Societe GeneraleDowngradeHoldGBX 1,050
2/27/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 870
2/27/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/26/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 483
2/26/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,264
2/14/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingTop Pick
2/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 870
2/2/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/1/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,264
1/31/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 584
1/29/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 479
1/17/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,200
1/16/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 870
1/16/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
1/15/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,293
1/15/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 483
12/6/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,200
12/6/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral
12/5/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 483
12/5/2017Shore CapitalDowngradeHold
12/5/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150
11/24/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
11/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 870
11/20/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 483
10/18/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHoldGBX 915
10/16/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300
10/16/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,200
10/15/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150
10/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,000
10/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 870
10/12/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetSellGBX 483
10/11/2017BarclaysDowngradeUnderweightGBX 584
10/9/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,097
10/2/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSell
8/31/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 3,478 ➝ GBX 940
8/30/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,091
8/30/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSell
8/28/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/28/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
8/23/2017CitigroupDowngradeNeutral
8/23/2017Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuy
8/23/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutralGBX 3,200 ➝ GBX 1,200
8/23/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeNeutral
8/23/2017BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight
8/22/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
8/22/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
8/22/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell
8/22/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,000
7/26/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,200
7/25/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,929
7/25/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,660
7/24/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,110
7/17/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,660
7/14/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 2,310
7/4/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2017Numis SecuritiesDowngradeSellGBX 2,335 ➝ GBX 1,929
7/3/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetSellGBX 2,770 ➝ GBX 2,000
6/29/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,600 ➝ GBX 3,150
6/28/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,650 ➝ GBX 3,200
6/26/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 3,400 ➝ GBX 2,650
6/22/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,140 ➝ GBX 2,660
6/21/2017Numis SecuritiesDowngradeReduceGBX 2,335
6/21/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 3,650
6/21/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/21/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,770
6/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 3,845 ➝ GBX 3,478
5/23/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,170 ➝ GBX 3,140
5/12/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,770
5/12/2017Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 3,365
5/10/2017Liberum CapitalDowngradeSellGBX 2,770
5/9/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/4/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,595
4/25/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 3,732 ➝ GBX 3,845
4/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/6/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,060 ➝ GBX 3,170
4/5/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,400 ➝ GBX 3,650
4/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,365
4/4/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated Ratingnot ratedGBX 2,770
3/31/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,732
3/30/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,365
3/24/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 3,000 ➝ GBX 3,200
3/24/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,256
3/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 3,300 ➝ GBX 3,400
3/13/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 3,130 ➝ GBX 3,365
3/1/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
2/28/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,130
2/28/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/28/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,595
2/24/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,732
1/23/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,580
1/18/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 3,000
1/17/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnder ReviewGBX 2,580
1/17/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,130
(Data available from 1/17/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.03 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Provident Financial logo
Provident Financial plc provides personal credit products to the non-standard lending market in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company operates through Vanquis Bank, Moneybarn, and Consumer Credit Division segments. The company offers credit cards products, unsecured personal loans, and savings products. It also provides secured motor finance on various asset classes, including cars, motorbikes, and light commercial vehicles. In addition, the company offers unsecured personal loans. It serves 2.1 million customers through its network of branches, call centers, and Websites. The company was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Bradford, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 361.60
Low: 352
High: 363.20

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 356.49
Low: 320.60
High: 381.60

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 361.60
Low: 3.55
High: 383.80

Volume

803,974 shs

Average Volume

491,200 shs

Market Capitalization

£917.38 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

9.87%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Provident Financial?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued reports on Provident Financial in the last year: Barclays PLC, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., and Shore Capital.
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What is the current price target for Provident Financial?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Provident Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 364, suggesting a possible upside of 0.7%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting PFG will reach GBX 410 in the next twelve months. Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 318 for Provident Financial in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Provident Financial?

Provident Financial currently has 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in PFG, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Provident Financial's investor relations team?

Provident Financial's physical mailing address is No. 1 Godwin Street, BRADFORD, BD1 2SU, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-1274-351351. The official website for Provident Financial is www.providentfinancial.com.