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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.53
PRU's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
70% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. PRU: 0.53 )
PRU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.26   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.53

Equity to Asset 0.06
PRU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. PRU: 0.06 )
PRU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.08
Current: 0.06

0.03
0.08
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.14
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 5.44
PRU's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.63 vs. PRU: 5.44 )
PRU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -4.06   Max: 13.63
Current: 5.44

-4.06
13.63
Net-margin (%) 4.93
PRU's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.93 vs. PRU: 4.93 )
PRU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.67   Max: 11.29
Current: 4.93

-3.67
11.29
ROE (%) 6.24
PRU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 11.72 vs. PRU: 6.24 )
PRU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -5.82   Max: 16.18
Current: 6.24

-5.82
16.18
ROA (%) 0.32
PRU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. PRU: 0.32 )
PRU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.23   Max: 0.87
Current: 0.32

-0.23
0.87
Revenue Growth (%) 3.50
PRU's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. PRU: 3.50 )
PRU' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 35.6
Current: 3.5

3.2
35.6
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

PRU Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 23,500 sh (New)
David Dreman 2,543 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 25,000 sh (New)
Ken Heebner 305,000 sh (+190.48%)
George Soros 20,000 sh (+40.66%)
Steven Cohen 20,607 sh (+35.97%)
John Keeley 2,733 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 84,361 sh (-0.26%)
John Buckingham 83,068 sh (-0.58%)
RS Investment Management 856,140 sh (-1.22%)
Jeremy Grantham 368,147 sh (-3.77%)
David Tepper 1,405,727 sh (-16.95%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,981,393 sh (-47.48%)
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Q1 2014

PRU Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ray Dalio 39,676 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,304 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 665,274 sh (+3128.39%)
Pioneer Investments 143,043 sh (+69.56%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,502,279 sh (+26.29%)
Ken Heebner 335,000 sh (+9.84%)
John Buckingham 84,110 sh (+1.25%)
RS Investment Management 862,468 sh (+0.74%)
Caxton Associates 100,000 sh (unchged)
John Keeley 2,733 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
David Dreman 2,431 sh (-4.4%)
Jeremy Grantham 221,920 sh (-39.72%)
David Tepper 755,727 sh (-46.24%)
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Q2 2014

PRU Guru Trades in Q2 2014

George Soros 30,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 189,100 sh (New)
David Dreman 3,341 sh (+37.43%)
Pioneer Investments 154,264 sh (+7.84%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,643,803 sh (+5.66%)
Ray Dalio 40,776 sh (+2.77%)
RS Investment Management 870,868 sh (+0.97%)
John Buckingham 84,666 sh (+0.66%)
John Keeley 2,733 sh (unchged)
Ken Heebner 335,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 93,300 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 738,060 sh (-2.34%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,089 sh (-19.27%)
Jeremy Grantham 129,400 sh (-41.69%)
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Q3 2014

PRU Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 16,825 sh (+230.62%)
Ken Heebner 455,000 sh (+35.82%)
Ray Dalio 49,476 sh (+21.34%)
Jeremy Grantham 141,400 sh (+9.27%)
Pioneer Investments 166,533 sh (+7.95%)
David Dreman 3,454 sh (+3.38%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,664,862 sh (+0.8%)
John Buckingham 85,124 sh (+0.54%)
John Keeley 2,733 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
David Tepper Sold Out
RS Investment Management 869,968 sh (-0.1%)
George Soros 20,000 sh (-33.33%)
Steven Cohen 44,700 sh (-52.09%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PRU

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Tepper 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.92%$85.75 - $93.16 $ 84.58-6%0
Ken Heebner 2014-09-30 Add 35.82%0.29%$85.75 - $93.16 $ 84.58-6%455000
Ray Dalio 2014-09-30 Add 21.34%0.01%$85.75 - $93.16 $ 84.58-6%49476
George Soros 2014-09-30 Reduce -33.33%0.01%$85.75 - $93.16 $ 84.58-6%20000
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy0.02%$77.61 - $91.1 $ 84.581%30000
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Add 37.43%0.01%$77.61 - $91.1 $ 84.581%3341
David Tepper 2014-03-31 Reduce -46.24%0.74%$80.45 - $92.22 $ 84.58-2%755727
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 New Buy0.03%$80.45 - $92.22 $ 84.58-2%39676
George Soros 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$80.45 - $92.22 $ 84.58-2%0
Ken Heebner 2013-12-31 Add 190.48%0.48%$75.99 - $92.43 $ 84.58-1%305000
David Tepper 2013-12-31 Reduce -16.95%0.36%$75.99 - $92.43 $ 84.58-1%1405727
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.05%$75.99 - $92.43 $ 84.58-1%0
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy0.02%$75.99 - $92.43 $ 84.58-1%2543
George Soros 2013-12-31 Add 40.66%$75.99 - $92.43 $ 84.58-1%20000
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 17.40
PRU's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. PRU: 17.40 )
PRU' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.17   Max: 63.61
Current: 17.4

5.17
63.61
P/B 0.93
PRU's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. PRU: 0.93 )
PRU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.04
Current: 0.93

0.37
2.04
P/S 0.82
PRU's P/S is ranked higher than
83% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. PRU: 0.82 )
PRU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 1.5
Current: 0.82

0.16
1.5
EV-to-EBIT 18.65
PRU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 12.22 vs. PRU: 18.65 )
PRU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -472.3   Max: 48
Current: 18.65

-472.3
48
Shiller P/E 22.43
PRU's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 28.16 vs. PRU: 22.43 )
PRU' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.67   Max: 31.13
Current: 22.43

2.67
31.13

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.57
PRU's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
68% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. PRU: 2.57 )
PRU' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.01   Max: 3.64
Current: 2.57

1.01
3.64
Dividend Payout 0.42
PRU's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
67% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. PRU: 0.42 )
PRU' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 1.11
Current: 0.42

0.18
1.11
Dividend growth (3y) 14.60
PRU's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
85% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. PRU: 14.60 )
PRU' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 35.7
Current: 14.6

0
35.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.30
PRU's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
92% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. PRU: 7.30 )
PRU' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.95   Max: 10.63
Current: 7.3

2.95
10.63
Share Buyback Rate 0.90
PRU's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
89% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. PRU: 0.90 )
PRU' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 6.2   Max: -4.4
Current: 0.9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.93
PRU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
92% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. PRU: 0.93 )
PRU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 1.95
Current: 0.93

0.59
1.95
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.19
PRU's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
81% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. PRU: 1.19 )
PRU' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 2.31
Current: 1.19

0.68
2.31
Price/Median PS Value 0.96
PRU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. PRU: 0.96 )
PRU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 1.6
Current: 0.96

0.32
1.6
Price/Graham Number 0.82
PRU's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
87% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PRU: 0.82 )
PRU' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 1.94
Current: 0.82

0.41
1.94
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.40
PRU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
72% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. PRU: 5.40 )
PRU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 20.6
Current: 5.4

2.1
20.6

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Life » Insurance - Life
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Traded in other countries:PLL.Germany, PRU.Mexico
Prudential Financial Inc through its subsidiaries and affiliates, offer a wide array of financial products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds and investment management. It offer these products and services to individual and institutional customers through proprietary and third party distribution networks. The Company's businesses are separated into the Financial Services Businesses and the Closed Block Business. The Financial Services Businesses comprises its U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management division, which consists of the Individual Annuities, Retirement, and Asset Management segments. Individual Annuities segment manufactures and distributes individual variable and fixed annuity products, to the U.S. mass affluent market. The Retirement segment manufactures and distributes products and provides administrative services for qualified and non-qualified retirement plans and offers innovative pension risk transfer solutions, investment-only stable value products, guaranteed investment contracts, funding agreements, institutional and retail notes, structured settlement annuities and other group annuities. The Asset Management segment provides a broad array of investment management and advisory services by means of institutional portfolio management, mutual funds, asset securitization activity and other structured products, and strategic investments. U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance division, consists of the Individual Life and Group Insurance segments. The Individual Life segment manufactures and distributes individual variable life, term life and universal life insurance products to the U.S. mass middle, mass affluent and affluent markets. The Group Insurance segment manufactures and distributes a full range of group life, long-term and short-term group disability, and group corporate-, bank- and trust-owned life insurance in the U.S. mainly to institutional clients for use in connection with employee and plans and affinity groups. International Insurance division consists of the International Insurance segment, which manufactures and distributes individual life insurance, retirement and related products to the mass affluent and affluent markets in Japan, Korea and other foreign countries through its Life Planner operations. The Company's products include Life Insurance Protection Products, Accident and Health Products, Retirement Products and Annuity Products. In each of its businesses, the Company faces intense competition from insurance companies, asset managers and diversified financial institutions in the U.S. and abroad. The Company's businesses are subject to comprehensive regulation and supervision.
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