|Bid||0.00 x 74200|
|Ask||0.00 x 62300|
|Day's range||232.41 - 238.40|
|52-week range||154.75 - 241.80|
|PE ratio (TTM)||14.69|
|Earnings date||22 Feb 2017 - 27 Feb 2017|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.12 (5.28%)|
|1y target est||253.75|
IPF, which provides small personal loans, also reported a rise in pretax profit from continuing operations to 105.6 million pounds ($145.27 million) in 2017, from 96 million pounds a year earlier. IPF shares were up 4.7 percent at 198.2 pence at 1233 GMT.
IPF said on Tuesday it had issued 5 percent more credit in the third quarter, but the group is facing challenges in a number of its main markets, with disruption in Mexico due to the recent earthquakes and possible tax changes in Poland. On Oct. 4 the company said that if Poland's proposals went through in their current form, IPF's 2016 tax bill would be between 12-14 million pounds ($15-18 million) higher, due to changes in the way internal transactions between units of the company would be treated by the tax office.
** International Personal Finance down 12.6% and top faller on FTSE Small Cap index in volume ** IPF says there is a proposed change to tax in Poland ** Main impact for IPF would be an increase in tax ...