Standard Life Plc Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Analysts (LON:SL)
Shares of Standard Life Plc (LON:SL) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the twenty-five analysts that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation and thirteen have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 468.16 ($7.86).
Shares of Standard Life Plc (LON:SL) opened at 378.00 on Monday. Standard Life Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 330.73 and a 52 week high of GBX 437.40. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 376.0 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 364.6. The company’s market cap is £8.972 billion.
SL has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Berenberg Bank raised their price target on shares of Standard Life Plc from GBX 333 ($5.59) to GBX 370 ($6.21) in a research note on Thursday. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Standard Life Plc in a research note on Friday, April 11th. They now have a GBX 454 ($7.63) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Societe Generale reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Standard Life Plc in a research note on Monday, March 31st. They now have a GBX 320 ($5.37) price target on the stock.
Standard Life plc is a long term savings and investments company. The Company operates in four segments: UK and Europe, Standard Life Investment, Canada, Asia and Emerging Markets and Other.
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