Shore Capital reiterated their under review rating on shares of Prudential (LON:PRU) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Morgan Stanley reiterated an overweight rating on shares of Prudential in a research report on Tuesday, October 23rd. Barclays reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 2,163 ($28.26) target price on shares of Prudential in a research report on Monday, November 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 1,899 ($24.81) target price on shares of Prudential and gave the company a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, October 11th. UBS Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of Prudential in a research report on Tuesday, November 20th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada upped their target price on shares of Prudential from GBX 1,600 ($20.91) to GBX 1,750 ($22.87) and gave the company a sector performer rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 11th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twelve have given a buy rating to the company. Prudential currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 2,120.07 ($27.70).

Shares of Prudential stock traded down GBX 2.50 ($0.03) on Thursday, hitting GBX 1,447 ($18.91). 3,862,570 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,740,000. Prudential has a one year low of GBX 1,612.14 ($21.07) and a one year high of GBX 1,992.50 ($26.04).

In other news, insider Fields Wicker-Miurin acquired 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 14th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,398 ($18.27) per share, for a total transaction of £13,980 ($18,267.35). In the last 90 days, insiders purchased 1,027 shares of company stock valued at $1,438,685.

Prudential Company Profile

Prudential plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides a range of retail financial products and services, and asset management services in Asia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, and Africa. The company offers health and protection, as well as other life insurance products, including participating business and mutual funds; and personal lines property and casualty insurance, group insurance, and institutional fund management services.

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