Prudential Financial Inc (PRU) : Webster Bank N. A. added new position in Prudential Financial Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 3,255 shares of Prudential Financial Inc which is valued at $274,820 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 14, 2016 with the SEC.Prudential Financial Inc makes up approximately 0.04% of Webster Bank N. A.’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Charter Trust Co added PRU to its portfolio by purchasing 5,210 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $439,880. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Charter Trust Co’s portfolio.Msi Financial Services Inc boosted its stake in PRU in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 526 additional shares and now holds a total of 15,546 shares of Prudential Financial Inc which is valued at $1,300,889. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Msi Financial Services Inc’s portfolio.British Columbia Investment Management Corp reduced its stake in PRU by selling 20,983 shares or 7.6% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 255,146 shares of PRU which is valued at $21,526,668. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.22% of British Columbia Investment Management Corp’s portfolio.
Prudential Financial Inc opened for trading at $84.99 and hit $85.34 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $84.43, with a gain of 0.90% or 0.75 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 27,04,015 shares. Company has a market cap of $36,896 M.
On the company’s financial health, Prudential Financial Inc reported $1.84 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.66 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.50.Analysts expectations of $ 11730.58.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.91 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Prudential Financial Inc. Prudential Financial Inc was Initiated by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Oct 7, 2016. Prudential Financial Inc was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Buy” on Sep 23, 2016. Prudential Financial Inc was Resumed by Wells Fargo to “Market Perform” on Sep 23, 2016.
Prudential Financial Inc. is a financial services company. The Company through its subsidiaries and affiliates provides a arrange of financial products and services including life insurance annuities retirement-related services mutual funds and investment management. The Company has organized its principal operations into the Financial Services Businesses and the Closed Block Business. The Financial Services Businesses consists of three divisions containing six segments and the Companys corporate operations. The Financial Services Businesses operate through three operating divisions: U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance and International Insurance. The Companys investment portfolio consists of public and private fixed maturity securities commercial mortgage and other loans equity securities and other invested assets.