Prudential plc (LON:PRU) insider David J. A. Law purchased 3,577 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 3rd. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,388 ($18.12) per share, with a total value of £49,648.76 ($64,807.15).
Shares of Prudential plc (LON:PRU) opened at 1429.50 on Friday. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,383.61 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,336.08. Prudential plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1,085.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,578.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 36.71 billion.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 25th were given a dividend of GBX 12.93 ($0.17) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 25th.
PRU has been the subject of several analyst reports. Morgan Stanley set a GBX 1,685 ($21.99) price target on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 5th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,648 ($21.51) price objective on shares of Prudential plc in a research report on Thursday, August 18th. Bank of America Corp. set a GBX 1,560 ($20.36) price objective on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,385 ($18.08) price objective on shares of Prudential plc in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a GBX 1,750 ($22.84) price objective on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and fifteen have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 1,580.76 ($20.63).
About Prudential plc
Prudential Public Limited Company is an international financial services company. The Company has operations in Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom. Its segments include Insurance operations, including Asia, the United States (Jackson National Life Insurance Company (Jackson)) and the United Kingdom, and Asset management operations, including Eastspring Investments, the United States broker-dealer and asset management, M&G and Prudential Capital.
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