JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 1,800 ($24.41) price objective on Prudential (LON:PRU) in a report published on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Jefferies Group reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($27.12) target price on shares of Prudential in a report on Friday, November 17th. Bank of America set a GBX 2,300 ($31.19) target price on Prudential and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, December 13th. Societe Generale reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 1,790 ($24.27) target price on shares of Prudential in a report on Friday, November 17th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($27.12) target price on shares of Prudential in a report on Thursday, October 5th. Finally, Barclays reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 2,015 ($27.33) target price on shares of Prudential in a report on Monday, September 25th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 2,027.68 ($27.50).

Shares of Prudential (LON:PRU) opened at GBX 1,973.50 ($26.76) on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $51,060.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,844.39. Prudential has a fifty-two week low of GBX 1,524 ($20.67) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 1,984 ($26.91).

In other news, insider David J. A. Law bought 2,162 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,837 ($24.91) per share, with a total value of £39,715.94 ($53,859.43). Also, insider Anne Richards bought 21,408 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,833 ($24.86) per share, for a total transaction of £392,408.64 ($532,151.67). Insiders have bought 23,600 shares of company stock worth $43,268,288 in the last 90 days.

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Prudential Company Profile

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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