Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($26.31) price target on shares of Prudential plc in a report on Friday, August 11th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a GBX 2,000 ($26.31) price target on Prudential plc and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Morgan Stanley lifted their price target on Prudential plc from GBX 2,084 ($27.41) to GBX 2,092 ($27.52) and gave the stock an overweight rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 1,620 ($21.31) price target on Prudential plc and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Friday, July 21st. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated 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. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Prudential plc has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 1,995.17 ($26.24).
Shares of Prudential plc (PRU) traded up GBX 12.78 ($0.17) during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 1,892.78 ($24.90). The company had a trading volume of 4,640,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,200,000. Prudential plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1,496 ($19.68) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,898 ($24.96).
In related news, insider Anthony Nightingale purchased 20,000 shares of Prudential plc stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 1,788 ($23.52) per share, for a total transaction of £357,600 ($470,340.66). Over the last quarter, insiders bought 20,031 shares of company stock valued at $35,815,785.
About Prudential plc
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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