Provident Financial Services, Inc (PFS): Price and Financial Metrics

Provident Financial Services, Inc (PFS): $21.24

0.17 (+0.81%)

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where PFS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.78% of US stocks.
  • PFS's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • PFS ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 25th percentile.

PFS Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for PFS is 0.25 -- better than merely 20.95% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 7.87 for Provident Financial Services Inc; that's greater than it is for 85.38% of US stocks.
  • Provident Financial Services Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 33.56%, greater than the shareholder yield of 92.78% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to PFS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CNOB, EGBN, HOMB, BHB, and BUSE.
  • PFS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Provident Financial Services Inc's official web site, go to

PFS Valuation Summary

  • PFS's price/earnings ratio is 13; this is 7.44% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 225 months, PFS's price/earnings ratio has gone down 20.3.
  • PFS's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 13.5 over the prior 225 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PFS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PFS 2020-05-27 2.9 0.7 10.0 14.0
PFS 2018-05-03 5.3 1.3 18.6 23.5
PFS 2012-05-18 3.7 0.9 13.5 19.5
PFS 2011-12-09 3.7 0.8 14.5 21.7
PFS 2008-10-23 4.3 0.8 22.9 40.1
PFS 2007-09-13 5.5 1.0 21.1 23.4

PFS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PFS, see our PFS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $25.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.8 (Moderate Buy)

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PFS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $21.24 52-week high $25.70
Prev. close $21.07 52-week low $11.76
Day low $21.13 Volume 30,949
Day high $21.59 Avg. volume 325,144
50-day MA $23.64 Dividend yield 4.37%
200-day MA $20.26 Market Cap 1.66B

Provident Financial Services, Inc (PFS) Company Bio

Provident Financial Services provides banking services to individuals, families, and businesses in New Jersey. The company was founded in 1839 and is based in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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Provident Financial (PFS) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

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Yahoo | July 23, 2021

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Provident Financial Services, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call

ISELIN, N.J., July 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: PFS) announced that it expects to release financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021 on Friday, July 30, 2021 at approximately 8:00 a.m. (ET). A copy of the earnings release will be immediately available on the Company’s website, www.Provident.Bank, by going to Investor Relations and clicking on Press Releases. Representatives of the Company will hold a conference call for investors on July 30, 2

Yahoo | July 2, 2021

Provident Financial Stock Composite Rating Rises To Near-Best 96; Q1 Profit Soars 174%

Provident Financial Services saw its IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating jump to 96 Monday, up from 94 the day before.

Yahoo | June 28, 2021

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PFS Price Returns

1-mo -11.06%
3-mo -9.83%
6-mo 17.02%
1-year 55.25%
3-year -6.57%
5-year 30.26%
YTD 20.80%
2020 -22.53%
2019 6.71%
2018 -7.61%
2017 -1.21%
2016 45.42%

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