Prudential Financial Inc. (PRU)

99.49
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 97.94
Day Low/High 97.64 / 100.13
52 Wk Low/High 75.61 / 106.64
Avg Volume 1.90M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 406.00M
Market Cap 39.76B
EPS 9.60
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 4.00 (3.83%)

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Winners and Losers of Political Gridlock: Market Recon

Winners and Losers of Political Gridlock: Market Recon

Infrastructure and health care are likely to be in the political spotlight.

8 Stocks Poised to Change Direction

8 Stocks Poised to Change Direction

These names are showing technical characteristics of either bullish or bearish reversal patterns.

11 Top Income Stocks With Enticing Yields and Attractive Dividend Growth

11 Top Income Stocks With Enticing Yields and Attractive Dividend Growth

These names combine good dividend yields with a track record of raising quarterly payouts.

5 Defense Stocks to Buy Now: Market Recon

5 Defense Stocks to Buy Now: Market Recon

Today's headlines may bring uncertainty, but this sector still looks good.

We Are Never Going Back to Easy Markets: Market Recon

We Are Never Going Back to Easy Markets: Market Recon

Consistency in discipline will make the difference.

Will 2018 Be the Year of Japan's Tech-Infrastructure Plays?

Will 2018 Be the Year of Japan's Tech-Infrastructure Plays?

There's no question that Japan's economy is hot and next year companies' confidence to invest in infrastructure plays well for tech stocks.

The Worm Has Obviously Turned: Market Recon

The Worm Has Obviously Turned: Market Recon

Firms that adapted to hard times are now doing exponentially better.

These Stocks Are Ready to Reverse Course

These Stocks Are Ready to Reverse Course

This week's bullish and bearish reversal patterns.

Hartford Financial Stands Out

Hartford Financial is conspicuous (in the black) against a sea of red in insurance stocks (Metropolitan Life , Lincoln National , and Prudential much lower).  

Just Wishin' and Hopin' About Hartford

"Wishin' and hopin' and thinkin' and prayin' Plannin' and dreamin' each night of his charms That won't get you into his arms."   -- Dusty Springfield Wishin' and Hopin'  Hartford Financial's  stock price performance relative to other life insurers i...

How to Access Asia-Focused Private Property Funds Through Listed Markets

How to Access Asia-Focused Private Property Funds Through Listed Markets

Real estate is finally back in fashion for investors, with assets topping $2.5 trillion. Those looking for something a little higher along the risk-reward curve are coming to Asia.

Cramer: There Are Powerful Themes in Several Bull Markets

Cramer: There Are Powerful Themes in Several Bull Markets

It's a wonder to me how split this market really is.

Stocks That Are Changing Direction

Stocks That Are Changing Direction

These charts are showing bullish or bearish reversals.

Cramer: Top 10 Bull Markets Right Now

Cramer: Top 10 Bull Markets Right Now

Bull market number one, perhaps of all time: the financials.

JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs Help Drive Dow to Record Highs

JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs Help Drive Dow to Record Highs

As we approach Spring, we'll be watching existing and new homes sales numbers. Home buyers will be looking to jump into the mortgage market before interest rates rise.

Use a Value Momentum Investing Strategy This Year

Use a Value Momentum Investing Strategy This Year

The model has survived the test of time and consistently delivered market-beating returns.

Prudential downgraded at Morgan Stanley

Cramer on Latest Wells Fargo Investigation

Cramer on Latest Wells Fargo Investigation

Jim Cramer says despite the scandals, the bank has been a decent performer.

This May Be 2016's Top Stock-Selection Model

This May Be 2016's Top Stock-Selection Model

The 'Enterprise Value Growth and Income' stock-picking model should be quite effective in 2017, too.

Prudential upgraded at BofA/Merrill

Growth Seeker Portfolio: Uncertainty, Gridlock Threaten Markets

Growth Seeker Portfolio: Uncertainty, Gridlock Threaten Markets

Troubles on Main Street, Wall Street and in Washington Aren't Going Away Soon.

Don't Dump Your Hedge Fund Just Yet

Don't Dump Your Hedge Fund Just Yet

The recent movement to move away from hedge funds misses the bigger picture.

Prudential upgraded at Goldman

Stocks to Worry the Bullish Cabal

Here are some high-profile and widely-held stocks whose charts should concern the bullish cabal:   Netflix Starbucks Disney Tesla Coca-Cola Prudential Ford Valeant Perrigo Dollar Tree Macy's Nike   Note: These stocks represent a broad swath of secto...

Own a Piece of the Rock -- and Sun

Own a Piece of the Rock -- and Sun

3 book value bargains for the long run.

Trade of the Week: Go Long on Hartford Financial

Let's make a long of Hartford Financial this week's Trade of the Week. I've been recently adding to my HIG long, adding a shorter-term "trading long" of the stock to my longer-term "investment" position in it. (I did something similar with my short ...

Life Insurers Are Croaking

With the Bank of England easing monetary policy today, I'd like to point out that life insurance is the most-exposed sector to lower rates. (The second-most-exposed one is banking). Frankly, the "float" ain't what it used to be for insurers, while r...