Societe Generale set a GBX 1,790 ($23.12) price objective on Prudential plc (LON:PRU) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The brokerage now has a neutral rating on the financial services provider's stock.
Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Liberum Capital upgraded Boohoo.Com PLC to a "buy" rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from GBX 185 ($2.39) to GBX 300 ($3.87) in a report on Thursday, June 8th. UBS AG set a GBX 2,000 ($25.83) price objective on shares of Prudential plc and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 2,075 ($26.80) target price on Prudential plc and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, August 18th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Boohoo.Com PLC in a research note on Wednesday, June 14th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 1,954.50 ($25.24). Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on Boohoo.Com PLC in a research note on Friday, June 30th. NEXT plc has a one year low of GBX 3,565.00 and a one year high of GBX 5,225.00. The company's market capitalization is GBX 7.20 billion. The firm's 50-day moving average is GBX 1,812.00 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,752.98.
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The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be issued a dividend of GBX 14.50 ($0.19) per share. This represents a yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 13 by Jefferies. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 4,386 ($56.64) per share, with a total value of £397,415.46 ($513,257.73).
In other NEXT plc news, insider Michael J. Roney acquired 9,061 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 3rd.
NEXT plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer offering clothing, footwear, accessories and home products. The Company operates through Insurance operations and Asset management operations.