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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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.88
PUK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PUK: 0.88 )
PUK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 9.63
Current: 0.88

0.09
9.63
Equity to Asset 0.03
PUK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
64% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.06 vs. PUK: 0.03 )
PUK' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.04
Current: 0.03

0.02
0.04
Interest Coverage 6.83
PUK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
75% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 7.86 vs. PUK: 6.83 )
PUK' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 11.13
Current: 6.83

6.3
11.13
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 0.25
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.98
PUK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.18 vs. PUK: 3.98 )
PUK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.22   Max: 20.2
Current: 3.98

3.22
20.2
Net-margin (%) 2.57
PUK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.94 vs. PUK: 2.57 )
PUK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -7.9   Max: 10.89
Current: 2.57

-7.9
10.89
ROE (%) 13.95
PUK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9.91 vs. PUK: 13.95 )
PUK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -7.83   Max: 20.88
Current: 13.95

-7.83
20.88
ROA (%) 0.41
PUK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. PUK: 0.41 )
PUK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.26   Max: 0.7
Current: 0.41

-0.26
0.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 226.30
PUK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 226.30 vs. PUK: 226.30 )
PUK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -326.61   Max: 426.16
Current: 226.3

-326.61
426.16
Revenue Growth (%) 2.80
PUK's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. PUK: 2.80 )
PUK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -43   Max: 103.2
Current: 2.8

-43
103.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 3.40
PUK's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. PUK: 3.40 )
PUK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -49.2   Max: 72.3
Current: 3.4

-49.2
72.3
EPS Growth (%) -2.40
PUK's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. PUK: -2.40 )
PUK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -8   Max: 57.1
Current: -2.4

-8
57.1
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

PUK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Ken Fisher 1,441,716 sh (+5.15%)
Jim Simons 68,300 sh (-33.62%)
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Q4 2013

PUK Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 14,778 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 1,909,170 sh (+32.42%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q1 2014

PUK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ken Fisher 1,433,308 sh (-24.93%)
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Q2 2014

PUK Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Fisher 1,450,562 sh (+1.2%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PUK

(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 Dreman 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.08%$20.37 - $24.73 $ 48112%0
David Dreman 2011-06-30 Add 43.89%0.02%$21.86 - $25.84 $ 48102%142231
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Preferred stocks of Prudential PLC

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PUKPR0.000.006.75% Perpetual Subordinated Capital Securities
PUKPRA0.001.586.50% Perpetual Subordinated Capital Securities

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 27.50
PUK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
67% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 16.10 vs. PUK: 27.50 )
PUK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.02   Max: 124.77
Current: 27.5

5.02
124.77
P/B 3.84
PUK's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. PUK: 3.84 )
PUK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 3.84
Current: 3.84

0.83
3.84
P/S 0.61
PUK's P/S is ranked higher than
84% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. PUK: 0.61 )
PUK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.61

0.16
0.71
PFCF 33.65
PUK's PFCF is ranked higher than
69% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.73 vs. PUK: 33.65 )
PUK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.49   Max: 648
Current: 33.65

1.49
648
EV-to-EBIT 16.83
PUK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 11.74 vs. PUK: 16.83 )
PUK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.5   Max: 18.5
Current: 16.83

6.5
18.5
PEG 2.55
PUK's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. PUK: 2.55 )
PUK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 2.55
Current: 2.55

0.29
2.55
Shiller P/E 31.96
PUK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
77% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 23.23 vs. PUK: 31.96 )
PUK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 73.73
Current: 31.96

9.1
73.73

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.43
PUK's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
69% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. PUK: 2.43 )
PUK' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.96   Max: 8.5
Current: 2.43

1.96
8.5
Dividend Payout 0.40
PUK's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
68% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. PUK: 0.40 )
PUK' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 3.79
Current: 0.4

0.3
3.79
Dividend growth (3y) 14.70
PUK's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
85% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. PUK: 14.70 )
PUK' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -14.6   Max: 14.7
Current: 14.7

-14.6
14.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.19
PUK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
79% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. PUK: 4.19 )
PUK' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.42   Max: 14.85
Current: 4.19

3.42
14.85
Share Buyback Rate -0.40
PUK's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
80% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. PUK: -0.40 )
PUK' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -0.4   Max: -116
Current: -0.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.66
PUK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
66% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. PUK: 4.66 )
PUK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.38   Max: 23.7
Current: 4.66

2.38
23.7
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.15
PUK's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
72% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. PUK: 2.15 )
PUK' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 1.99
Current: 2.15

0.56
1.99
Price/Median PS Value 1.64
PUK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. PUK: 1.64 )
PUK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 1.52
Current: 1.64

0.66
1.52
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.55
PUK's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. PUK: 2.55 )
PUK' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 2.36
Current: 2.55

0.65
2.36
Price/Graham Number 2.39
PUK's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
66% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. PUK: 2.39 )
PUK' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 4.96
Current: 2.39

1.08
4.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.90
PUK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. PUK: 5.90 )
PUK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.4   Max: 15.4
Current: 5.9

5.4
15.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.99
PUK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
79% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 21.53 vs. PUK: 12.99 )
PUK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 3   Max: 66.5
Current: 12.99

3
66.5

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Life » Insurance - Life
Compare:LFC, PIAIF, AAGIY, CNPAY, CHPXF » details
Traded in other countries:PRU.UK, K6S.Singapore, 02378.Hongkong, PUKPF.USA, PRU.Germany, PRU2.Germany
Prudential PLC is a public limited company incorporated on November 1, 1978 and organized under the laws of England and Wales. The Company is the holding company of the Prudential Group. It is an international financial services group with operations in Asia, the US and the UK. It serves approximately 24 million insurance customers. It offers retail financial products and services and asset management services. The retail financial products and services principally include life insurance, pensions and annuities as well as collective investment schemes. The group's two operating segments are Insurance operations and Asset management. Insurance operations comprise of products that contain both significant and insignificant elements of insurance risk. This segment also includes the commission earned on general insurance business and investment subsidiaries held to support the Group's insurance operations. Asset management comprises both internal and third-party asset management services, inclusive of portfolio and mutual fund management, where the group acts as an advisor, and broker-dealer activities.
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