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Provident Financial Services Inc PFS Stock Quote

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  • Last Close 15.19
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Banks - Regional
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 15.06  –  15.31
  • Year Range 14.54  –  24.58
  • Market Cap 1.1474 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 507,424.0 /  416,502.2
  • Price / Sales 2.18
  • Price / Book 0.69
  • Forward Div Yield 5.84%
  • Trailing Div Yield 6.32%

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Business Description

Provident Financial Services Inc is the holding company for The Provident Bank, a community-oriented bank. The company provides a comprehensive array of financial products and services through its network of branches throughout northern and central New Jersey, and certain counties in Pennsylvania. The company's strategy emphasizes growing high-return businesses in nonstandard markets, and maintaining a secured capital structure. Commercial loans represent a plurality of the company's loans, followed by construction loans. The majority of the revenue-generating activities that are components of non-interest income are These revenue streams can generally be classified into three broad categories: wealth management revenue, insurance agency income, and banking service charges and other fees.

239 Washington Street
Jersey, NJ, 07302
Industry Banks - Regional
Employees 1,153

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FAQs for Provident Financial Services Inc Stock

Yes. PFS has a forward dividend yield of 6.32%. See PFS’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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PFS’s market cap is 1.15 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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PFS’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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PFS’s price/sales is 2.18.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

PFS’s price/forward earnings is 6.87.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

PFS’s price/book is 0.69.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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PFS’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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