Share on StockTwits

Prudential plc (LON:PRU)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by stock analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,663.69 ($27.91) price objective on the stock. Sanford C. Bernstein’s price target points to a potential upside of 21.57% from the stock’s previous close.

Shares of Prudential plc (LON:PRU) opened at 1409.00 on Thursday. Prudential plc has a 52 week low of GBX 1078.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1440.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1363. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1347.. The company’s market cap is £35.976 billion.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, September 25th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.19 ($0.19) per share. This represents a yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 20th.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on PRU. Analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 1,600 ($26.84) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at STANDARD CHARTERED.5 reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 1,642 ($27.55) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Prudential plc in a research note on Wednesday. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and twenty have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Prudential plc presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,507.35 ($25.29).

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

Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.