Numis Securities reiterated their buy rating on shares of Provident Financial (LON:PFG) in a research report released on Tuesday. Numis Securities currently has a GBX 1,150 ($15.48) price target on the stock.

A number of other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Provident Financial in a research report on Friday, November 24th. Peel Hunt restated a hold rating and issued a GBX 870 ($11.71) price objective on shares of Provident Financial in a research report on Friday, November 24th. Liberum Capital restated a sell rating and issued a GBX 483 ($6.50) price objective on shares of Provident Financial in a research report on Monday, November 20th. Jefferies Group cut their price objective on shares of Provident Financial to GBX 915 ($12.31) and set a hold rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Finally, Societe Generale restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,300 ($17.50) price objective on shares of Provident Financial in a research report on Monday, October 16th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,596.31 ($21.48).

Provident Financial (PFG) opened at GBX 796.12 ($10.71) 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).

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About Provident Financial

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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