Prudential plc (LON:PRU) insider Anthony Nightingale acquired 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 29th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,788 ($24.05) per share, with a total value of £357,600 ($480,903.71).

Prudential plc (PRU) opened at 1786.50 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 45.99 billion. Prudential plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,290.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,889.50. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,808.59 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,756.65.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th were issued a GBX 14.50 ($0.19) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%.

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Several research firms have weighed in on PRU. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a GBX 2,000 ($26.90) price objective on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 6th. UBS AG set a GBX 2,000 ($26.90) price objective on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($26.90) price objective on shares of Prudential plc in a report on Friday, August 11th. Morgan Stanley increased their price objective on Prudential plc from GBX 2,084 ($28.03) to GBX 2,092 ($28.13) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 1,620 ($21.79) price objective on Prudential plc and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, July 21st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. Prudential plc currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,954.50 ($26.28).

About Prudential plc

Prudential Public Limited Company is an international financial services company. The Company offers a range of retail financial products and services and asset management services throughout these territories. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations. The retail financial products and services include life insurance, pensions and annuities as well as collective investment schemes.

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