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Are You a Value Investor? This 1 Stock Could Be the Perfect Pick

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Prudential (PRU)

Headquartered in Newark, NJ, Prudential Financial Inc. was founded in 1875. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, this a financial services leader offers an array of financial products and services including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, investment management and real estate services. These are offered to individual and institutional customers across United States, Asia, Europe and Latin America.

PRU sits at a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), holds a Value Style Score of A, and has a VGM Score of A. Compared to the Insurance - Multi line industry's P/E of 9X, shares of Prudential are trading at a forward P/E of 8.5X. PRU also has a PEG Ratio of 0.9, a Price/Cash Flow ratio of 9.4X, and a Price/Sales ratio of 0.7X.

A company's earnings performance is important for value investors as well. For fiscal 2024, three analysts revised their earnings estimate higher in the last 60 days for PRU, while the Zacks Consensus Estimate has increased $0.01 to $13.41 per share. PRU also holds an average earnings surprise of 0.2%.

PRU should be on investors' short lists because of its impressive earnings and valuation fundamentals, a good Zacks Rank, and strong Value and VGM Style Scores.

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