Mike Wells Buys 10 Shares of Prudential plc (PRU) Stock
Prudential plc (LON:PRU) insider Mike Wells purchased 10 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 9th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,819 ($23.92) per share, for a total transaction of £181.90 ($239.15).
Prudential plc (LON PRU) opened at 1821.00 on Tuesday. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,785.49 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,765.21. Prudential plc has a 52 week low of GBX 1,290.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,889.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 46.88 billion.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 24th were issued a dividend of GBX 14.50 ($0.19) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 24th. This represents a yield of 0.79%.
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PRU has been the topic of several analyst reports. HSBC Holdings plc reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,980 ($26.03) price target on shares of Prudential plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a GBX 2,000 ($26.30) price target on shares of Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($26.30) price target on shares of Prudential plc in a research report on Friday, August 11th. UBS AG set a GBX 2,000 ($26.30) price target on shares of Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 13th. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a GBX 2,084 ($27.40) price target on shares of Prudential plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,954.50 ($25.70).
About Prudential plc
Prudential Public Limited Company is an international financial services company. The Company offers a range of retail financial products and services and asset management services throughout these territories. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations. The retail financial products and services include life insurance, pensions and annuities as well as collective investment schemes.
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