Aviva (LON:AV) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank

Aviva (LON:AV)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report released on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on AV. UBS Group began coverage on in a research report on Thursday, June 6th. They set a “neutral” rating and a GBX 336 ($4.39) price target for the company. Goldman Sachs Group set a €149.00 ($173.26) price target on Airbus and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 9th. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 265 ($3.46) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets in a research report on Monday, April 29th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued an “equal weight” rating on shares of Lululemon Athletica in a research report on Friday, June 14th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$42.00 to C$43.00 in a research report on Monday, May 13th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 492 ($6.43).

AV stock opened at GBX 424 ($5.54) on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 415.90. Aviva has a 12-month low of GBX 361.80 ($4.73) and a 12-month high of GBX 504.60 ($6.59). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 51.04, a quick ratio of 2.23 and a current ratio of 3.09. The stock has a market capitalization of $16.61 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.22.

In related news, insider Belen Romana Garcia acquired 1,411 shares of Aviva stock in a transaction on Friday, June 21st. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 418 ($5.46) per share, for a total transaction of £5,897.98 ($7,706.76). In the last 90 days, insiders have acquired 1,726 shares of company stock worth $718,399.

Aviva Company Profile

Aviva plc provides various insurance and savings products primarily in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, and South-East Asia. The company offers life insurance, long term health and accident insurance, savings, 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 and medical expenses, as well as property and liability, such as employers' and professional indemnity liabilities.

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