Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSE:GWO) had its price target lifted by National Bank Financial from C$36.00 to C$38.00 in a research note released on Friday. National Bank Financial currently has an outperform rating on the stock.

A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Eight Capital lowered their price target on shares of Great-West Lifeco from C$38.00 to C$37.00 in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Royal Bank Of Canada lifted their price target on shares of Great-West Lifeco from C$35.00 to C$36.00 in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Barclays PLC lifted their price target on shares of Great-West Lifeco from C$37.00 to C$38.00 in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, CSFB lifted their price target on shares of Great-West Lifeco from C$37.00 to C$39.00 in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of C$37.33.

Shares of Great-West Lifeco (TSE:GWO) traded up C$0.26 during midday trading on Friday, reaching C$35.20. 718,200 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 487,828. Great-West Lifeco has a one year low of C$33.01 and a one year high of C$37.79.

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In other news, insider Lifeco U.S. Holding Great-West bought 81,387 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Saturday, September 30th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of C$35.62 per share, with a total value of C$2,899,004.94.

Great-West Lifeco Company Profile

Great-West Lifeco Inc (Lifeco) is a financial services holding company. The Company has interests in the life insurance, health insurance, asset management, investment and retirement savings, and reinsurance businesses. It operates through four operating segments: Canada, United States, Europe and Lifeco Corporate.

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