|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||340.00 x 0|
|Day's range||246.00 - 266.40|
|52-week range||2.36 - 330.40|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.37|
|PE ratio (TTM)||17.93|
|Earnings date||10 May 2021|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|Ex-dividend date||02 Apr 2020|
|1y target est||730.20|
Provident, which lends to people who do not meet the lending criteria of mainstream banks, will also close its online lending business, according to the report. Provident has faced criticism historically for poor treatment of some vulnerable customers. In 2020, the company faced a 2.8 million pound ($3.87 million) fine from Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for unfair treatment of consumers.
Provident Financial (PFS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 50.00% and 3.95%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
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