PRU : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Prudential Now Manages Over $1 Trillion

    January 19, 2017
    Prudential now has over $1 trillion in assets under management, while its insurance business continues to struggle.
  2. Prudential Implicated in Wells Fargo Scandal (PRU, WFC)

    December 12, 2016
    Wells Fargo may have signed customers up for fake life insurance policies with Prudential without Prudential’s knowledge ...
  3. Prudential Reports Strong Earnings Growth (PRU)

    November 3, 2016
    Prudential’s earnings surged 10.8% year-over-year thanks to high demand for asset management and retirement services.
  4. Prudential Gets Downgraded (PRU, MFC)

    October 18, 2016
    After a sharp price rise over the last three months, analysts are downgrading Prudential and favoring competitors.
  5. How Manulife and Prudential Plan to Raise Profits (MFC, PRU)

    September 28, 2016
    Insurers have struggled with low interest rates, and now they’re looking for new ways to get yield.
  6. Prudential Gets a Boost from Analysts (PRU)

    September 23, 2016
    The insurance giant gets an upgrade at Goldman Sachs, jolting shares.
  7. 10 Best Companies for Obtaining Life Insurance Over 50 (MET, ...

    September 20, 2016
    For individuals over age 50 with differing needs, the best life insurance companies include large financial services companies ...
  8. 10 Best Life Insurance Companies of 2016 (MCO, PRU)

    September 14, 2016
    The 10 best life insurance companies of 2016 have strong financials, longstanding brands and excellent reputations for customer ...
  9. Prudential Financial: Investment Manager Highlight (PRU)

    April 11, 2016
    Learn the highlights of Prudential Financial, focusing on each of its four investment divisions: Jennison Associates, Fixed ...
  10. MetLife Too Big To Fail Designation "Capricious" (MET, GE)

    April 8, 2016
    The U.S. District Court opinion releasing MetLife Inc. (MET) from its designation as a "systematically important financial ...
  11. World's Top 10 Insurance Companies

    March 23, 2016
    These are the 10 largest insurance companies in the world.
  12. Credit Suisse: Investment Manager Highlight (CS)

    March 14, 2016
    Take a closer look at the asset management and investment products offered by Credit Suisse Group, the Switzerland-based ...
  13. Top 5 Prudential Funds for Retirement Diversification in 2016 ...

    January 11, 2016
    Discover five mutual funds from Prudential Financial for diversifying a retirement savings portfolio that have a history ...
  14. Prudential Financial's Profits Run on this Product

    October 14, 2015
    Expansion into global markets while focussing on tried and true policies at home has helped Prudential Financial grow and ...
  15. Pension Plan Sale Improves J.C. Penney Finances (JCP, PRU)

    October 6, 2015
    J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) dramatically improved its financial position last week after buying annuities for some 43,000 retirees ...
  16. Biggest Life Insurance Companies in the US (PRU, MET)

    September 29, 2015
    Read about the top life insurance companies in the United States as measured by written premiums and learn a little more ...
  17. 3 Stocks To Buy and Hold For the Rest of 2015 (PRU, MKTX)

    July 1, 2015
    One of the dominant themes to consider for 2015 is the normalization of monetary policy as the Fed raises interest rates.
  18. The Best Industries for Interns in 2015

    May 28, 2015
    While the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates 50.5 million jobs openings will be created between 2012 and 2022, there ...
  19. How To Invest In Insurance Companies

    December 9, 2014
    Knowing the special circumstances that insurance companies operate under helps in evaluating whether or not a listed insurance ...
  20. Ignore This Demographic At Your Own Peril

    May 22, 2014
    Hispanics have unique financial planning needs and attitudes, and financial advisers would be well-served by studying this ...
  21. Winners And Losers In Long-Term Care Insurance

    October 20, 2010
    Baby boomers start turning 65 in 2011, so it's time to look at how to play long-term care insurance.
  22. The Dreaded DAC Charge Hits Life Insurers

    October 15, 2008
    Deferred acquisition costs will begin to infect life insurer balance sheets. Learn who's in line to feel the pain.