PRU - Prudential Financial, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
102.215
+0.605 (+0.60%)
As of 10:28AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close101.610
Open101.770
Bid102.890 x 1100
Ask102.910 x 800
Day's Range101.720 - 102.990
52 Week Range95.830 - 127.140
Volume346,391
Avg. Volume2,051,112
Market Cap42.93B
Beta1.51
PE Ratio (TTM)5.72
EPS (TTM)17.858
Earnings DateAug 1, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.60 (3.54%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-05-21
1y Target Est123.25
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  • Don’t Rely on Markets to Plug Pension Shortfall, Prudential Says
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    Don’t Rely on Markets to Plug Pension Shortfall, Prudential Says

    Prudential Financial Inc. has a warning for the more than half of S&P 500 companies that have underfunded pensions: Waiting for the market to ease the pain of that shortfall won’t help. A typical pension-plan sponsor has “virtually no chance of earning its way to fully funded status,” meaning the company will have to put more money into the retirement plan, according to a report from the life insurer. Taking an average plan that is 84 percent funded and building in various assumptions about asset allocation and returns, Prudential found there’s less than a 1 percent chance the employer will get to 100 percent in four years without making any contributions.

  • 3 Days Left Before Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should Investors Buy?
    Simply Wall St.5 days ago

    3 Days Left Before Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) Will Start Trading Ex-Dividend, Should Investors Buy?

    On the 14 June 2018, Prudential Financial Inc (NYSE:PRU) will be paying shareholders an upcoming dividend amount of $0.9 per share. However, investors must have bought the company’s stock beforeRead More...

  • How Analysts Rate Prudential Financial
    Market Realist8 days ago

    How Analysts Rate Prudential Financial

    Of the 19 analysts that are covering Prudential Financial (PRU), six analysts suggest a “strong buy,” and eight suggest a “hold” on the stock. The remaining five analysts recommend a “buy” on Prudential Financial. Of the 18 analysts that tracked Prudential Financial in April 2018, five had suggested a “buy,” and seven suggested a “hold” on the stock.

  • How Prudential Financial’s Valuations Stack Up Compared to Peers
    Market Realist8 days ago

    How Prudential Financial’s Valuations Stack Up Compared to Peers

    The price-to-book ratio of Prudential Financial (PRU) stood at 0.85x on an NTM (next-12-month) basis, which is lower than the peer average of 1.22x. Competitors Travelers Companies (TRV), Hartford Financial Services (HIG), and MetLife (MET) have price-to-book ratios of 1.42x, 1.37x, and 0.89x, respectively, on an NTM basis.

  • Analyzing Prudential’s Life Planner Division’s Performance
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Analyzing Prudential’s Life Planner Division’s Performance

    Prudential Financial’s (PRU) Life Planner operations saw adjusted operating income of $416 million in 1Q18, while in 1Q17 it was $408 million. This rise also includes the benefits from currency fluctuations. However, after excluding these benefits, the increase stood at $7 million mainly due to operations in Brazil as well as Japan.

  • How Prudential’s Investment Management Division Performed in 1Q18
    Market Realist11 days ago

    How Prudential’s Investment Management Division Performed in 1Q18

    Prudential Financial’s (PRU) Investment Management division generated adjusted operating income of $232 million in 1Q18, while in 1Q17 it was $196 million. The performance of this segment depends primarily on the average assets under management (or AUM), which are primarily affected by fluctuations in the markets.

  • How Prudential’s US Workplace Solutions Division Fared in 1Q18
    Market Realist11 days ago

    How Prudential’s US Workplace Solutions Division Fared in 1Q18

    Prudential Financial’s (PRU) US Workplace Solutions division is further divided into two segments: Retirement Group Insurance

  • How Prudential’s US Individual Solutions Division Performed
    Market Realist11 days ago

    How Prudential’s US Individual Solutions Division Performed

    Prudential Financial (PRU) released its 1Q18 earnings results on May 2. The company’s US Individual Solutions division is further divided into two segments: Individual Life Individual Annuities

  • GlobeNewswire11 days ago

    Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within InnerWorkings, Planet Fitness, Huntington Bancshares, Univar, Expedia, and Prudential Financial — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results

    NEW YORK, May 11, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of InnerWorkings, ...

  • CNBC12 days ago

    French insurer Axa finds tepid appetite for US business as IPO comes up $1 billion short

    Axa Equitable priced at $20 and began trading Thursday at the NYSE at $19.75. The IPO raised $2.75 billion, making it the biggest U.S. IPO this year but it still fell short of Axa's targeted range. Axa CS-FR 's $15.3 billion takeover of global property casualty firm XL Group was a monster deal in the insurance world, but Paris-based Axa's plan to pay for the acquisition has come up short.

  • Berkshire’s Insurance Segment Benefits From Fewer Claims
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Berkshire’s Insurance Segment Benefits From Fewer Claims

    In 1Q18, Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) insurance revenue fell YoY (year-over-year) to $14.6 billion from $22.9 billion, mainly due to Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group revenue falling $9.7 billion as a result of scaling back amid operating losses. This fall was partially offset by growth in GEICO, Berkshire Hathaway Primary Group, and investment income.

  • Why Berkshire Hathaway’s Investments Declined in 1Q18
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Why Berkshire Hathaway’s Investments Declined in 1Q18

    Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) announced its 1Q18 results on May 4. During the quarter, its operating profit rose 49% YoY (year-over-year) to $5.3 billion, boosted by insurance, BNSF Railway, and operating efficiency. However, it posted an overall loss of $1.1 billion, mainly due to changes in accounting rules to accommodate mark-to-market gains or losses in quarterly earnings. Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett has expressed concerns about the new rules, expecting wild swings in profits every quarter.

  • Hawaii renews agreement with Prudential Retirement to manage $2.4 billion plan
    Business Wire13 days ago

    Hawaii renews agreement with Prudential Retirement to manage $2.4 billion plan

    State of Hawaii officials informed Prudential Retirement that Hawaii has renewed its contract with Prudential to oversee its State of Hawaii Deferred Compensation Plan totaling nearly $2.4 billion in retirement assets.

  • Tussle between globalization, nationalism creates new risks for investors, PGIM says
    Business Wire13 days ago

    Tussle between globalization, nationalism creates new risks for investors, PGIM says

    The escalating tussle between globalization and nationalism could have profound implications for global financial markets, traditional investment frameworks and developed market geopolitical risk analysis, says a new report from PGIM, Inc., the investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc.

  • ACCESSWIRE13 days ago

    Technical Insights on Genworth Financial and Three more Insurance Stocks

    Pre-market today, WallStEquities.com reviews these four Life Insurance stocks: Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE: GNW), ING Groep N.V. (NYSE: ING), Principal Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PFG), and Prudential Financial Inc. (NYSE: PRU) All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Prudential and PIC reach sixth longevity reinsurance agreement amid surging demand for pension de-risking

    Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), and Pension Insurance Corporation plc (PIC), have struck their sixth longevity reinsurance transaction since 2015. The Prudential Insurance Company of America (PICA) assumes the longevity risk for £900 million (about $1.2 billion) in pension liabilities, representing approximately 7,500 pensioners across two pension schemes. This agreement signals strong demand for longevity reinsurance in the U.K., especially as a result of the growing desire among companies to de-risk their pensions.

  • Business Wire14 days ago

    Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

    Prudential Financial, Inc. announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share of Common Stock, payable on June 14, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 22, 2018.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents14 days ago

    Edited Transcript of PRU earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-18 3:00pm GMT

    Q1 2018 Prudential Financial Inc Earnings Call

  • Financial wellness program popularity rises among employers, up 63 percentage points in two years
    Business Wire15 days ago

    Financial wellness program popularity rises among employers, up 63 percentage points in two years

    Growing awareness of how financial wellness programs benefit employees has driven rapid growth in plan adoption among employers. Now, they say big data could help measure results, customize programs and fill remaining gaps, according to a survey from Prudential’s Workplace Solutions Group, a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). Prudential’s 10th survey of employee benefits, Benefits and Beyond: Employer Perspectives on Financial Wellness, finds the percentage of employers offering financial wellness programs rose to 83 percent, up from 20 percent in the survey two years earlier.

  • Stocks jump, with Buffett helping Apple to new highs
    Associated Press18 days ago

    Stocks jump, with Buffett helping Apple to new highs

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made up for a shaky week with a strong finish Friday as Apple led a rally in technology companies. The tech giant hit an all-time high after Warren Buffett said he'd made another big investment.

  • 3 Value Stocks Perfect for Retirement
    Motley Fool18 days ago

    3 Value Stocks Perfect for Retirement

    Discount to its valuation. Strong business with solid prospects. Above-average dividend. Three very different companies that share these important value traits.

  • Prudential (PRU) Q1 Earnings Top, Revenues Miss Estimates
    Zacks19 days ago

    Prudential (PRU) Q1 Earnings Top, Revenues Miss Estimates

    Prudential (PRU) Q1 earnings reflect improved performances at Investment Management Division and International Insurance.

  • Reuters20 days ago

    MetLife quarterly profit rises 8 pct, helped by tax reform, Asia growth

    MetLife Inc reported an 8 percent rise in adjusted first-quarter profit on Wednesday, boosted by U.S. tax reforms, as well as volume growth in Asia and better results in auto and catastrophe businesses. Analysts were expecting a quarterly profit of $1.17 per share, on average, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. It was not immediately clear if the numbers were comparable. MetLife shares rose 2.3 percent to $46.10 in afterhours trading.

  • Associated Press20 days ago

    Prudential: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Newark, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of $3.14 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were $3.08 per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ...

  • Reuters20 days ago

    Prudential tops profit estimates on strength in annuities business

    Prudential Financial Inc posted a better-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit on Wednesday as the insurer earned more fees from its annuities business. Prudential, the largest U.S. life insurer by assets, earned $1.34 billion, or $3.08 per share, in adjusted operating profit after-tax for the first quarter ended March 31, up from $1.24 billion, or $2.79 per share, a year earlier. Analysts had expected $2.98 per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.