How to Buy Principal Financial Group Stock: (NYSE:PFG) Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Principal Financial Group stock? (Principal Financial Group is a stock on the NYSE exchange.) Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

AdvantagesDisadvantages
  • This company is very stable.
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company has stable growth.
  • This company has a large dividend yield!
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.

Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that Principal Financial Group can grow its free cash at a rate of about 1%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for PFG
PFGPrice Graph 23.43 62.03 100.63 139.23 177.83 216.43 $42.68 current $119.88 fair $95.90 target

Inside the Numbers

PFG Price
(Principal Financial Group price per share)
$42.68
[?] PFG Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$119.88
[?] PFG Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $95.90
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 20% lower than other Financial stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 39% lower than other Asset Management stocks
[?] Cash Yield 34.09%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 18%
[?] Dividend Yield 3%

Is Principal Financial Group Stock on Sale?

We've put Principal Financial Group through our stock analysis model.

We believe that Principal Financial Group may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Principal Financial Group looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy Principal Financial Group for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy PFG Stock?

Does Principal Financial Group have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy Principal Financial Group stock. Use these research links for more information.