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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) which is in the industry Life Insurance, gaining -0.18% today. In the last week its performance is 1.81%, and -1.01% for the past quarter. Currently, Prudential Financial, Inc., PRU has a target price of 82.54, so today’s gain of -0.18% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.47%.

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), has a market cap of 33439.21, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.17%, and institutional ownership is 66.20%.

At the current price of 76.04, it has a dividend yield of 3.68%, and its target price is 82.54. This is with a profit margin of 8.00%, and total debt/equity of 0.39. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has a P/E of 7.58, as well as a forward P/E of 7.4.

With a current EPS of 10.05, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 16.43%,Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 14.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.98%.

Performance for the year is -6.25%. Since its IPO date on 12/13/2001, the total performance to date is -3.68%.

Volume today for Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), is 683132, while its average volume is 2422.82. Whilst the total gain today was -0.18%, it did have a day high of -1.17%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.06%, and 1.62% for the month. The 52-week low for Prudential Financial, Inc., PRU has been 36.85%, while the 52-week-high has reached -11.12%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.00%, and its return on assets is 0.60%. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has an operating margin of 10.50%. With a sales growth of 5.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Prudential Financial, Inc., PRU is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.34, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Prudential Financial, Inc.? Well its PEG is 1.27, and the P/S is 0.59, along with a P/B of 0.61. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 1.39.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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