Aviva plc (LON:AV) had its price target upped by research analysts at Jefferies Group from GBX 450 ($5.87) to GBX 501 ($6.54) in a report issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.84% from the company’s current price.
A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 421 ($5.50) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Friday, September 16th. HSBC boosted their target price on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 435 ($5.68) to GBX 465 ($6.07) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “underperform” rating and set a GBX 460 ($6.00) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 460 ($6.00) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 506 ($6.60) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Tuesday, September 13th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Aviva plc currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 520.74 ($6.80).
Shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) opened at 450.513580 on Thursday. Aviva plc has a 52-week low of GBX 290.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 522.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 18.25 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 428.80 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 426.32.
In other news, insider Stoddard,Tom bought 51,527 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 509 ($6.64) per share, for a total transaction of £262,272.43 ($342,347.51). Also, insider Montague,Adrian bought 7,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 4th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 407 ($5.31) per share, for a total transaction of £28,490 ($37,188.36).
About Aviva plc
Aviva plc is the holding company of the Aviva Group. The Company provides customers with long-term insurance and savings, general and health insurance, and fund management products and services. The Company’s segments include UK & Ireland; France; Poland; Italy, Spain and Other; Canada; Asia, and Aviva Investors.
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