Great-West Lifeco Inc (TSE:GWO) had its price target upped by stock analysts at Barclays PLC from C$37.00 to C$38.00 in a research note issued on Friday. Barclays PLC’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 5.47% from the stock’s previous close.

Separately, CSFB upped their price target on Great-West Lifeco from C$37.00 to C$39.00 in a research report on Wednesday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have assigned a hold rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of C$37.27.

Shares of Great-West Lifeco (GWO) traded up C$0.06 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting C$36.03. The stock had a trading volume of 291,334 shares, compared to its average volume of 321,249. Great-West Lifeco has a 1-year low of C$32.50 and a 1-year high of C$37.79.

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In other Great-West Lifeco news, insider Lifeco U.S. Holding Great-West purchased 81,387 shares of the stock in a transaction on Saturday, September 30th. The shares were bought at an average cost of C$35.62 per share, with a total value of C$2,899,004.94.

About Great-West Lifeco

Great-West Lifeco Inc (Lifeco) is a financial services holding company. The Company has interests in the life insurance, health insurance, asset management, investment and retirement savings, and reinsurance businesses. It operates through four operating segments: Canada, United States, Europe and Lifeco Corporate.

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