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Prudential plc (LON:PRU) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twenty-two brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Net reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and eighteen have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,488.39 ($25.27).

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) traded up 0.37% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1350.50. 1,983,087 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Prudential plc has a one year low of GBX 1010.9999 and a one year high of GBX 1440.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1379. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1334.. The company’s market cap is £34.482 billion.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on PRU shares. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 1,178 ($20.00) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at AlphaValue upgraded shares of Prudential plc to an “add” rating in a research note on Monday. They now have a GBX 1,455 ($24.70) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 4th. They now have a GBX 1,350 ($22.92) price target on the stock.

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) is an international financial services group, with operations in Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom.

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