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Prudential plc (LON:PRU) declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 12th, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.19 ($0.19) per share on Thursday, September 25th. This represents a yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 20th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Nomura reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Monday. On a related note, analysts at Jefferies Group initiated coverage on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 6th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 1,577 ($26.46) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Monday, July 28th. They now have a GBX 1,638 ($27.48) price target on the stock. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and nineteen have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,491.54 ($25.02).

Prudential plc (LON:PRU) traded up 2.20% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 1368.50. The stock had a trading volume of 3,602,154 shares. Prudential plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1078.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1440.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1362. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1346.. The company’s market cap is £34.942 billion.

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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