Provident Financial (LON:PFG)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 483 ($6.50) price target on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would suggest a potential downside of 33.38% from the stock’s current price.
Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on PFG. Numis Securities reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Provident Financial in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Shore Capital reissued an “under review” rating on shares of Provident Financial in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Peel Hunt reissued an “under review” rating on shares of Provident Financial in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Barclays downgraded Provident Financial to an “equal weight” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Finally, Deutsche Bank downgraded Provident Financial to a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,596.31 ($21.48).
Shares of Provident Financial (LON PFG) opened at GBX 725 ($9.76) on Tuesday. Provident Financial has a 1-year low of GBX 426.60 ($5.74) and a 1-year high of GBX 3,284 ($44.20).
Provident Financial Company Profile
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 credit cards and car finance, to home credit and online unsecured, and guarantor loans.
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