PRU.L - Prudential plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
1,784.50
+4.50 (+0.25%)
As of 3:32PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close1,780.00
Open1,780.00
Bid1,784.50 x 664800
Ask1,785.00 x 208800
Day's Range1,773.50 - 1,789.50
52 Week Range1,325.00 - 1,962.00
Volume2,198,436
Avg. Volume5,020,035
Market Cap46.183B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.66
PE Ratio (TTM)15.28
EPS (TTM)116.80
Earnings DateMar 8, 2016 - Mar 14, 2016
Forward Dividend & Yield0.49 (3.21%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-28
1y Target Est2,079.18
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