What do Analysts Say about: Prudential Financial, Incorporated (NYSE:PRU)


Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Prudential Financial, Inc. and for the current quarter 2 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.01/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.02/share and a High Estimate of $0/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 2 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Prudential Financial, Inc. as 57.49 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Prudential Financial, Inc. is 42.4 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 72.58 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 81.55 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Prudential Financial, Inc., where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 7 analysts have given a Buy signal, 6 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 1 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Prudential Financial, Inc. might touch $0.89 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $0.89 and $0.89 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Prudential Financial, Inc. got Downgrade on 18-Oct-16 where investment firm FBR & Co. Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Mkt Perform.

Prudential Financial, Inc. closed its last trading session at $84.51 with the loss of -0.17%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 37.22 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $88.77 and 52-week low of $57.19. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 2.31% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 5.94% and 14.57% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 6, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.72 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.37 million. Prudential Financial, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 8.4 and Forward P/E ratio of 8.19.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 9.6%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Prudential Financial, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 0%, where Monthly Performance is 5.67%, Quarterly performance is 12.72%, 6 Months performance is 8.91% and yearly performance percentage is 10.52%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 6.67%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.18% and Monthly Volatility of 1.58%.