PROVIDENT FINL/S (OTCMKTS:FPLPY) Upgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of PROVIDENT FINL/S (OTCMKTS:FPLPY) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports.

According to Zacks, “Provident Financial plc provides financial services. It offers credit cards, guarantor loans, home credit loans, online instalment loans and car finance under the Vanquis Bank, glo, Provident, Satsuma Loans, and Moneybarn brand names. The company operates primarily in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Poland. Provident Financial plc is headquartered in Bradford, the United Kingdom. “

Separately, ValuEngine cut Virtu Financial from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Tuesday, June 18th.

Shares of FPLPY opened at $5.25 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $778.21 million, a P/E ratio of 8.47 and a beta of 0.09. The company has a quick ratio of 4.11, a current ratio of 4.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82. PROVIDENT FINL/S has a 52-week low of $4.84 and a 52-week high of $8.94. The business has a fifty day moving average of $5.62.

About PROVIDENT FINL/S

Provident Financial plc provides personal credit products to the non-standard lending market in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company offers credit cards; consumer credit, including unsecured and online instalment loans; and finance for cars and light commercial vehicles. It serves 2.5 million customers through its network of branches, call centers, and Websites.

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