Articles for Provident Financial (LSE: PFG)

Tempted by the Provident Financial share price? I think these small-cap stocks are far better buys

Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) announced a return to profit last week, but ongoing uncertainty over the takeover bid is keeping this Fool away. ... More »

One Neil Woodford stock I’d buy with £2k and one I’d sell today

Rupert Hargreaves looks at the stocks in Neil Woodford's portfolio and highlights the one he likes best. More »

Is now the time to snap up these 2 unloved stocks?

Harvey Jones asks whether it is time to show a little love to these two stocks. More »

I’d avoid this Neil Woodford 7% dividend stock and buy this 5%-yielder instead

Neil Woodford is backing a surprise takeover deal. But Roland Head sees better value elsewhere. More »

2 Neil Woodford stocks I wouldn’t touch with a bargepole

G A Chester explains why he's giving a wide berth to two companies in which Neil Woodford is a major shareholder. More »

Is it game over for Neil Woodford flop Provident Financial after today’s 20% drop?

Things go from bad to worse at Neil Woodford stock pick Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG), but another struggler is showing signs of life,... More »

Is this Neil Woodford-owned 7% dividend stock today’s top FTSE 250 buy?

This FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) turnaround stock could provide a generous income for long-term investors, says Roland Head. More »

Is it finally time to buy this Neil Woodford favourite after falling 15% in two months

Rupert Hargreaves explains why he thinks this Neil Woodford favourite now looks attractive after slumping 15%. More »

Have £1,000 to invest? This FTSE 100 6% dividend stock could crush the income from a cash ISA

Roland Head runs the numbers on an unloved, high-yield stock from the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX). More »

Two stocks I was dead wrong about and what I have learned

Not all our investments will pan out. But the losers can be great learning opportunities, says Ian Pierce. More »

Is now the time to buy Neil Woodford-favourite Provident Financial, up 13% today?

Shares in Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG) are up 13% today. Is now the time to take a closer look at the stock? More »

2 FTSE 250 shares that could help you enjoy a millionaire’s retirement

These two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stocks appear to offer strong turnaround potential. More »

Why I’d buy super-growth stock IQE plc over Provident Financial plc

Harvey Jones backs momentum multi-bagger IQE plc (LON: IQE) to outpace recovering Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG). More »

Why I’d shun Provident Financial for this attractive alternative stock

Why I trust this firm to deliver for investors more than I do Provident Financial plc (LSE: PFG). More »

Should you follow Neil Woodford and buy shares of Provident Financial Group plc?

Following hints of a turnaround and an improved financial position, should investors follow Woodford into struggling Provident Financial Group plc (LON: PFG)? More »

Why I’d buy Neil Woodford favourite Provident Financial plc, along with this 5% yielder

Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG) looks set on a recovery path, and here's a 5% yielder that could go well with it. More »

Why I’d dump Provident Financial plc to buy this FTSE 100 growth stock

I'd dump Provident Financial plc's (LON: PFG) uncertainty for the steady outlook of this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) growth champion. More »

Provident Financial plc and this growth monster could make you stunningly rich

The risk/reward ratios for Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG) and this growth stock appear to be highly enticing. More »

Why Provident Financial plc isn’t the only banking stock I’d buy for my ISA

Provident Financial plc (LON:PFG) could be a long-term turnaround buy, says Roland Head. More »

Provident Financial plc isn’t the only FTSE 250 stock I’m avoiding right now

Shares in FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) firm Provident Financial plc (LON: PFG) have recovered lately but Edward Sheldon isn't buying just yet. More »