Prudential Financial Inc (PRU) : Premier Fund Managers Ltd scooped up 3,000 additional shares in Prudential Financial Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 35,000 shares of Prudential Financial Inc which is valued at $2.6 Million.Prudential Financial Inc makes up approximately 2.61% of Premier Fund Managers Ltd’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Vanguard Group Inc boosted its stake in PRU in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,265,290 additional shares and now holds a total of 28,366,773 shares of Prudential Financial Inc which is valued at $2,138.9 Million. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.14% of Vanguard Group Inc’s portfolio.Mitsubishi Ufj Trust Banking Corp reduced its stake in PRU by selling 35,455 shares or 3.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,048,047 shares of PRU which is valued at $79 Million. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.18% of Mitsubishi Ufj Trust Banking Corp’s portfolio.Oppenheimerfunds boosted its stake in PRU in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 772 additional shares and now holds a total of 111,289 shares of Prudential Financial Inc which is valued at $8.4 Million. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Oppenheimerfunds’s portfolio.Affinity Investment Advisors reduced its stake in PRU by selling 8,010 shares or 4.87% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 156,526 shares of PRU which is valued at $11.8 Million. Prudential Financial Inc makes up approx 1.05% of Affinity Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
Prudential Financial Inc opened for trading at $79.15 and hit $80.49 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $79.69, with a gain of 1.23% or 0.97 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 16,97,621 shares. Company has a market cap of $35,223 M.
On the company’s financial health, Prudential Financial Inc reported $2.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.18 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.36. The company had revenue of $11929.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $11225.08 million. The company’s revenue was up 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.79 EPS.
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.