Avast (LON:AVST)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by analysts at Barclays in a research note issued on Thursday, August 23rd.

Separately, Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on Avast in a research report on Wednesday, June 20th. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 320 ($4.17) price objective for the company.

LON AVST traded up GBX 2.80 ($0.04) during trading hours on Thursday, hitting GBX 280.10 ($3.65). 3,544,425 shares of the company traded hands.

About Avast

Avast Plc and its subsidiaries provide digital security products under the Avast and AVG brands worldwide. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Small and Medium Business (SMB). The company offers products and solutions for protection, performance, privacy, and additional tools for desktop security, server protection, and mobile device protection; and big data and marketing analytics, as well as provides security solutions designed for small businesses.

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