Provident Financial's core business is lending small sums of credit to poorer sections of the UK population. The demerger of its international home credit business was completed in July 2007. It now trades independently as International Personal Finance. In addition, the firm has sold its motor insurance business, Provident Insurance, to a subsidiary of GMAC Insurance Holdings.
Provident Financial Plc Ord 20 8/11P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code PFG.L, and is part of the Financials sector. It has a market capitalisation of £130,489m, with approximately 253m shares in issue. Over the last year, Provident Financial Plc share price has been traded in a range of 233.9, hitting a high of 716.00, and a low of 482.10.
Provident Financial Plc, officially known as Provident Financial Plc Ord 20 8/11P was formed in August of 1960, making the company fifty nine years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 31st December 2014, showing a turnover of approximately 1.08 billion GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 20.88%. Provident Financial Plc currently has 7 directors, and has had 31 previous directors over the last 59 years. In the last set of accounts produced by Deloitte Llp, the company showed 158.40 million paid in salaries to the 3,568 staff (average wage of 44 thousand), with the directors receiving an average 1.10 million each. In the accounts filed in 2014, the company paid 123400000 in dividends, or 0.4870 per share. These accounts also showed Provident Financial Plc to have a net worth of 457.50 million, with 145.90 million held in cash.
Provident Financial Plc is in the Financials sector.
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|Shares in Issue||253m|
|52 Week High||716.00|
|52 Week Low||482.10|