Provident Financial plc’s Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (PFG)
Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report released on Thursday, AnalystRatings.NET reports. They currently have a GBX 1,911 ($31.49) target price on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 13.89% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) traded down 1.06% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 1678.0001. The stock had a trading volume of 175,161 shares. Provident Financial plc has a 52 week low of GBX 1400.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1799.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1632. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1639.. The company’s market cap is £2.265 billion.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on PFG. Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated an “add” rating on shares of Provident Financial plc in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 1,831 ($30.17) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Provident Financial plc in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 1,400 ($23.07) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at RBC Capital reiterated a “sector perform” rating on shares of Provident Financial plc in a research note to investors on Friday, December 13th. They now have a GBX 1,650 ($27.19) price target on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,705.33 ($28.10).
Provident Financial plc provides credit products non-standard borrowers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
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