Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates Neutral Rating for Aviva plc (AV)
Aviva plc (LON:AV)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 525 ($6.78) price target on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)’s target price indicates a potential upside of 3.04% from the stock’s current price.
A number of other brokerages have also commented on AV. Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Barclays PLC raised their price objective on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 504 ($6.51) to GBX 509 ($6.57) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Monday. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 601 ($7.76) to GBX 627 ($8.10) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Thursday, August 10th. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised their price objective on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 616 ($7.96) to GBX 624 ($8.06) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Finally, Macquarie restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a report on Tuesday. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the stock. Aviva plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 558.44 ($7.21).
Aviva plc (LON:AV) opened at 512.00 on Tuesday. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 20.75 billion. Aviva plc has a 12-month low of GBX 411.30 and a 12-month high of GBX 570.50. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 524.17 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 526.38.
In other Aviva plc news, insider Tom Stoddard sold 53,325 shares of Aviva plc stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 536 ($6.92), for a total value of £285,822 ($369,135.99).
Aviva plc Company Profile
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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