Aviva plc (LON:AV)‘s stock had its “equal weight” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Barclays PLC in a report released on Friday, May 12th, MarketBeat.com reports. They presently have a GBX 502 ($6.35) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 493 ($6.24). Barclays PLC’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 6.34% from the stock’s current price.
Several other equities analysts have also commented on the stock. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a GBX 640 ($8.10) price target on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 540 ($6.83) price target on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. Shore Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 525 ($6.64) price target on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Friday, March 10th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 551.07 ($6.97).
Shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) opened at 536.00 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 530.54 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 506.81. Aviva plc has a 1-year low of GBX 290.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 570.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 21.75 billion.
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In other news, insider Andrew Briggs sold 6,562 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 530 ($6.70), for a total value of £34,778.60 ($43,995.70). Also, insider Mark Wilson sold 90,086 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 525 ($6.64), for a total value of £472,951.50 ($598,294.12). In the last 90 days, insiders bought 98 shares of company stock valued at $52,038.
About Aviva plc
Aviva plc is a holding company. The Company provides customers with long-term insurance and savings, general and health insurance, and fund management products and services. Its segments include United Kingdom & Ireland; France; Poland; Italy, Spain and Other; Canada; Asia; Aviva Investors, and Other Group activities.
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