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Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG.N)

PFG.N on New York Stock Exchange

69.89USD
14 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.36 (-0.51%)
Prev Close
$70.25
Open
$70.41
Day's High
$70.54
Day's Low
$69.77
Volume
322,950
Avg. Vol
304,779
52-wk High
$72.17
52-wk Low
$56.12

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.36 December 15 Dec 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 2 2 2 2
(2) OUTPERFORM 3 3 3 3
(3) HOLD 6 6 5 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 2
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.50 2.50 2.45 2.62

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2 3,593.69 3,914.80 3,272.59 3,322.21
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3 3,380.63 3,417.00 3,315.58 3,211.40
Year Ending Dec-17 5 13,822.80 14,307.30 13,536.00 12,583.80
Year Ending Dec-18 5 14,163.90 15,660.90 13,190.00 13,234.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 12 1.36 1.40 1.32 1.26
Quarter Ending Mar-18 11 1.32 1.40 1.28 1.27
Year Ending Dec-17 12 5.22 5.26 5.18 4.83
Year Ending Dec-18 12 5.61 5.75 5.48 5.23

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 3,270.82 3,978.20 707.38 21.63
Quarter Ending Jun-17 3,179.38 3,309.50 130.12 4.09
Quarter Ending Mar-17 3,187.47 3,104.70 82.77 2.60
Quarter Ending Dec-16 3,057.16 3,593.40 536.24 17.54
Quarter Ending Sep-16 3,034.50 2,814.40 220.10 7.25
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.30 1.28 0.02 1.41
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.22 1.31 0.09 6.97
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1.22 1.27 0.05 4.32
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.15 1.27 0.12 10.61
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.12 1.15 0.03 2.81

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 3,593.69 3,656.29 3,656.29 3,405.43 3,322.21
Quarter Ending Mar-18 3,380.63 3,504.49 3,521.09 3,468.70 3,211.40
Year Ending Dec-17 13,822.80 13,898.60 13,898.60 13,158.90 12,583.80
Year Ending Dec-18 14,163.90 14,469.80 14,509.90 14,226.30 13,234.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.36 1.36 1.36 1.33 1.26
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.32 1.33 1.33 1.31 1.27
Year Ending Dec-17 5.22 5.22 5.21 5.19 4.83
Year Ending Dec-18 5.61 5.60 5.59 5.50 5.23

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 1 0 1
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1 2 0 3
Year Ending Dec-17 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 1 2 1 2
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1 1 1 1
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2 5 3 5
Year Ending Dec-17 1 1 1 1
Year Ending Dec-18 2 2 3 2