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  1. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Numis Securities LtdRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Political

    The firm currently has a GBX 2,172 price target on the stock. In other Provident Financial plc news, insider Fisher,Andrew C sold 30,503 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 12th.

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  2. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Price Target Lowered to GBX 2,400 at Panmure GordonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Panmure Gordon currently has a hold rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on PFG.

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  3. FTSE 100 movers: ITV in the picture; Capita Brexit concerns worry investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Live Charts

    ITV shares topped the FTSE 100 risers after the company said revenue growth slowed in the latter part of the first half of the year and, and cautioned that television advertising is likely to be down in the third quarter, but still raise the dividend. Net advertising revenue was flat at A 838m over the half, as the company had predicted at its first quarter update in May, but with viewers switching increasingly to the BBC over the period of the summer Olympics, ITV foresees NAR falling 1% over the first nine months of the year.

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  4. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord GenuityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by investment analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 3,170 target price on the stock.

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  5. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "overweight" rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday.

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  6. Markets: FTSE 100 creeps back upRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

    Consumer credit provider Provident Financial was the day's top performer, up 5.7%. Packaging and paper company Mondi added 4.3% and GKN was 3.8% higher The FTSE 250 slipped 0.1% to 17,069, and the FTSE All-Share index added 0.2% to 3,644.

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  7. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 27Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    July 27 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 14 to 16 points, or 0.2 percent, on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed 0.2 percent higher on Tuesday at 6,724.03 points, driven by gains in lender Provident Financial, engineering firm GKN and BT, though housebuilders fell after a series of price target cuts.

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  8. Market Report: Time Out uses a 90m raised from listing on Aim on...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Time Out, the listings magazine company, plans to use the A 90million it raised from listing on AIM to accelerate growth for its food markets. The firm manages a market in Lisbon, Portugal, but wants to open more.

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  9. BT Pushes Market Higher Despite Rocky Day for Oil PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The London market shrugged off turbulent oil prices to push higher after telecoms giant BT heeded calls to make its Openreach division a "distinct company" within the group. The FTSE 100 was up 13.9 points to 6724.03, with shares in BT rising more than 3% or 12.2p to 399.7p after it welcomed Ofcom's proposals rather than face a full sell-off.

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  10. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Plans GBX 43.20 DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Provident Financial plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, July 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 43.20 per share on Friday, November 25th.

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  11. Britain's FTSE supported by positive company updatesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    LONDON, July 26 Britain's top share index ended slightly higher on Tuesday, driven by gains in lender Provident Financial engineering firm GKN and BT, though housebuilders fell after a series of price target cuts. The blue chip FTSE 100 index closed 0.2 percent higher at 6,724.03 points.

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  12. FTSE 100 movers: Provident surges while BP slips upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Live Charts

    The FTSE 100 was trading higher on Tuesday afternoon as reporting season kicked into gear. Non-standard lender Provident Financial raced up the leaderboard after it posted results for the six months to 30 June on Tuesday, with first-half adjusted profit before tax up 17.6% to A 148.9m and adjusted earnings per share up 10.7% to 77.9p.

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  13. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Numis Securities LtdRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "hold" rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 2,172 price objective on the stock.

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  14. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Earns "Hold" Rating from Liberum CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "hold" rating reissued by investment analysts at Liberum Capital in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 2,256 price target on the stock.

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  15. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Upgraded to Buy at Peel HuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage currently has a GBX 3,130 price target on the stock. Peel Hunt's target price indicates a potential upside of 20.38% from the company's previous close.

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  16. Panmure Gordon Lowers Provident Financial plc (PFG) Price Target to GBX 2,400Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage currently has a "hold" rating on the stock. Panmure Gordon's target price indicates a potential downside of 7.69% from the company's current price.

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  17. Provident Financial posts serious first-half improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Live Charts

    Non-standard lender Provident Financial posted results for the six months to 30 June on Tuesday, with first-half adjusted profit before tax up 17.6% to A 148.9m and adjusted earnings per share up 10.7% to 77.9p. The FTSE 100 firm said first-half statutory profit before tax improved 48.9% to A 165.4m, and basic earnings per share were up 39.2% to 86p.

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  18. Provident Financial pretax profit climbs 49%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    Provident Financial PLC on Tuesday reported a 49% jump in first-half pretax profit, hiked its dividend payment and said that it expects to deliver good quality growth for the full year. The company, which provides home credit loans and credit cards to consumers with poor credit history, said pretax profit for the six months ended June 30 totaled 165.4 million pounds , up from GBP111.1 million in the year-ago period, on revenue of GBP571.6 million, up from GBP555.3 million.

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  19. Provident Financial Services Inc. (PFS) Stake Raised by UBS Group AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    UBS Group AG boosted its stake in shares of Provident Financial Services Inc. by 2.8% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 82,699 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 2,286 shares during the period.

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  20. Provident Financial plc (PFG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PFG has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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