Macquarie reissued their outperform rating on shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) in a report released on Tuesday.

Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Barclays PLC boosted their target price on Aviva plc from GBX 504 ($6.51) to GBX 509 ($6.57) and gave the stock an equal weight rating in a research report on Monday. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 624 ($8.06) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research report on Monday. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research report on Friday, September 8th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 606 ($7.83) target price on shares of Aviva plc in a research report on Friday, September 8th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc restated a hold rating and issued a GBX 550 ($7.10) price target on shares of Aviva plc in a report on Monday, September 4th. 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 an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 558.44 ($7.21).

Shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) opened at 510.50 on Tuesday. Aviva plc has a one year low of GBX 411.30 and a one year high of GBX 570.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 20.69 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 523.75 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 526.58.

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The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.40 ($0.11) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.6%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 5th.

In other Aviva plc news, insider Tom Stoddard sold 53,325 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 536 ($6.92), for a total transaction 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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