Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Increases Aviva plc Price Target to GBX 460 (AV)
Stock analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased their price objective on shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) from GBX 430 ($7.09) to GBX 460 ($7.58) in a report issued on Friday, AnalystRatings.Net reports. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s price target points to a potential downside of 3.44% from the company’s current price.
Aviva plc (LON:AV) traded up 0.93% on Friday, hitting GBX 476.40. 7,384,322 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Aviva plc has a 52-week low of GBX 292.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 479.30. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 441.6 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 413.8. The company’s market cap is £14.025 billion.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 435 ($7.17) to GBX 502 ($8.27) in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Citigroup Inc. raised their price target on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 502 ($8.27) to GBX 525 ($8.65) in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note to investors on Wednesday, January 8th. They now have a GBX 415 ($6.84) price target on the stock. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 441.23 ($7.27).
Aviva plc (LON:AV) is an insurance group.
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