Protective Life Corp (PL)

PL (NYSE:Insurance)
$69.50
pos +0.02
+0.03%
Today's Range: 69.46 - 69.54 | PL Avg Daily Volume: 775,400
Last Update: 09/22/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 822,728
YTD Performance: 37.15%
Open: $69.54
Previous Close: $69.48
52 Week Range: $41.84 - $69.88
Oustanding Shares: 78,861,427
Market Cap: 5,509,510,472
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for PL
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 0 0 0 0
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 7 8 8 8
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00
Latest Dividend: 0.24
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.38%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/14/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.96
Price Earnings Comparisons:
PL Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.96 14.00 28.91
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.06% 62.75% 315.05%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 9.30 0.28 0.08
Net Income 30.10 0.51 0.15
EPS 33.00 0.65 0.18
Earnings for PL:
EBITDA 0.59B
Revenue 3.96B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.22 $1.24 $4.93 $5.26
Number of Analysts 7 7 8 8
High Estimate $1.25 $1.28 $5.03 $5.40
Low Estimate $1.19 $1.21 $4.84 $4.94
Prior Year $0.98 $1.43 $4.26 $4.93
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 24.20% -12.99% 15.67% 6.80%
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Bullish
May 16, 2014 | 8:24 AM EDT
PL was upgraded from Underperform to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $62 price target. Company has the best free cash flow out...
Wait for fundamental economic/fiscal shifts before being a contrarian.
Bearish
Apr 09, 2013 | 8:09 AM EDT
PL was downgraded to Underperform from Neutral, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said. $34 price target. Expectations for deal more than p...
Bullish
Mar 19, 2013 | 7:54 AM EDT
The price target for PL was increased to $39, said UBS. Solid BVPS growth will drive stock upside.
Bullish
Feb 13, 2013 | 8:41 AM EST
PL was upgraded to Neutral from Underperform, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said. $33 price target. M&A could yield further EPS ups...
Bearish
Feb 08, 2012 | 7:37 AM EST
PL was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 87% from its October lows...

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