Aviva plc Given Buy Rating at Citigroup Inc. (AV)
Aviva plc (LON:AV)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Citigroup Inc. in a research report issued on Wednesday, AmericanBankingNews.com reports. They currently have a GBX 540 ($8.86) target price on the stock. Citigroup Inc.’s price target suggests a potential upside of 18.89% from the company’s current price.
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on AV. Analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Thursday, February 6th. They now have a GBX 455 ($7.47) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Wednesday, February 5th. They now have a GBX 423 ($6.94) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Tuesday, February 4th. They now have a GBX 489 ($8.02) price target on the stock. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 453.75 ($7.44).
Aviva plc (LON:AV) traded up 1.38% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 464.02. 5,836,745 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 481.10. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 455.8 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 425.8. The company’s market cap is £13.661 billion.
Aviva plc (LON:AV) is an insurance group engaged in provision of products and services, such as long-term insurance and savings, fund management and general insurance.
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