Aviva plc Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages (LON:AV)
Shares of Aviva plc (LON:AV) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the twenty-two ratings firms that are covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 507.53 ($8.54).
Aviva plc (LON:AV) traded up 0.20% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 518.525. 1,749,024 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Aviva plc has a one year low of GBX 319.551 and a one year high of GBX 536.50. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 511.4 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 470.5. The company’s market cap is £15.234 billion.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on AV shares. Analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 500 ($8.41) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity cut their price target on shares of Aviva plc from GBX 570 ($9.59) to GBX 550 ($9.25) in a research note on Friday, May 16th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at RBC Capital reiterated a “sector performer” rating on shares of Aviva plc in a research note on Friday, May 16th. They now have a GBX 495 ($8.33) price target on the stock.
Aviva plc (LON:AV) is an insurance group.
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