Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 2,080 ($27.99) price target on Prudential (LON:PRU) in a report released on Monday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on PRU. Barclays lowered their target price on Prudential from GBX 2,169 ($29.19) to GBX 2,161 ($29.08) and set an overweight rating on the stock in a report on Monday. Morgan Stanley increased their target price on Prudential from GBX 2,084 ($28.05) to GBX 2,092 ($28.16) and gave the company an overweight rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($26.92) price objective on shares of Prudential in a research note on Thursday, August 17th. Societe Generale reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,790 ($24.09) price objective on shares of Prudential in a research note on Friday, November 17th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reiterated an outperform rating and set a GBX 2,075 ($27.93) target price on shares of Prudential in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 2,005.50 ($26.99).

Shares of Prudential (PRU) opened at GBX 1,827.50 ($24.60) on Monday. Prudential has a 12-month low of GBX 1,524 ($20.51) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,933.50 ($26.02).

In other Prudential news, insider David J. A. Law purchased 2,162 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,837 ($24.72) per share, with a total value of £39,715.94 ($53,453.49). Also, insider Anthony Nightingale purchased 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 29th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,788 ($24.06) per share, with a total value of £357,600 ($481,292.06). In the last quarter, insiders bought 43,600 shares of company stock valued at $79,027,308.

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Prudential Company Profile

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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