Prudential plc (LON:PRU)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Shore Capital in a report released on Thursday.
PRU has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,949 ($25.63) price target on shares of Prudential plc in a report on Friday, July 21st. Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 1,620 ($21.31) price target on Prudential plc and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, July 21st. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($26.31) price target on shares of Prudential plc in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. J P Morgan Chase & Co lifted their price target on Prudential plc from GBX 1,705 ($22.43) to GBX 1,800 ($23.67) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, S&P Global set a GBX 1,900 ($24.99) price target on Prudential plc and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,995.17 ($26.24).
Shares of Prudential plc (LON:PRU) traded up GBX 9.50 ($0.12) during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 1,889.50 ($24.85). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 4,639,361 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,200,000. Prudential plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,496 ($19.68) and a 12 month high of GBX 1,898 ($24.96).
In other Prudential plc news, insider Anthony Nightingale acquired 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 29th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,788 ($23.52) per share, for a total transaction of £357,600 ($470,340.66). Insiders purchased 20,031 shares of company stock valued at $35,815,785 over the last quarter.
Prudential plc Company Profile
Prudential Public Limited Company is an international financial services company. The Company offers a range of retail financial products and services and asset management services throughout these territories. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations. The retail financial products and services include life insurance, pensions and annuities as well as collective investment schemes.
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