Aviva (LON:AV) had its price target raised by Barclays from GBX 581 ($7.57) to GBX 610 ($7.95) in a research note published on Friday, September 7th. Barclays currently has an overweight rating on the stock.

Several other research firms have also issued reports on AV. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.82) price target on shares of Aviva in a report on Friday, May 25th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.82) price objective on shares of Aviva in a research note on Friday, May 25th. Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of Aviva to a buy rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from GBX 525 ($6.84) to GBX 590 ($7.69) in a research note on Monday, May 28th. Finally, Citigroup restated a buy rating and set a GBX 603 ($7.85) target price on shares of Aviva in a research report on Thursday, August 16th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 579.38 ($7.55).

AV stock traded up GBX 0.30 ($0.00) during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 477.40 ($6.22). 14,128,577 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 10,250,000. Aviva has a 1 year low of GBX 482.20 ($6.28) and a 1 year high of GBX 550 ($7.16).

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 16th will be issued a GBX 9.25 ($0.12) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 16th. This represents a yield of 1.89%.

About Aviva

Aviva plc provides various insurance and savings products primarily in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Canada, and Asia. The company offers life insurance, long term health and accident insurance, pension, and annuity products; and lifetime mortgage products. It also provides insurance cover to individuals, and small and medium-sized businesses for risks associated primarily with motor vehicles, property, and medical expenses, as well as liabilities, such as employers' and professional indemnity liabilities.

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