Prudential Public Limited Company (PUK) : The consensus on Prudential Public Limited Company (PUK) based on 5 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 1.8, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 4 which endorses a Sell on the stock. However, 3 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 2 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
For this week, the average consensus of the company shares are rated as a Strong Buy.
Prudential Public Limited Company (NYSE:PUK): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $34.84 and $34.70 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $35.12. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $35.11, notching a gain of 0.20% for the day. The total traded volume was 897,461 . The stock had closed at $35.04 on the previous day.
Prudential PLC (Prudential) is an international financial services group with operations in Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company provides insurance and financial services directly and through its subsidiaries and affiliates across the world. Its operating segments include Insurance operations and Asset management operations. The Insurance operations segment includes operations in Asia, United States (Jackson) and United Kingdom. The Asset management operations segment include Eastspring Investments, US broker-dealer and asset management (including Curian), and M&G (including Prudential Capita). Prudential provides savings, protection and retirement products. Jackson is the life insurance company, providing retirement savings and income solutions. Eastspring Investments manages investments for Asia, the United Kingdom and the United States life companies. M&G is an investment-led business that manages money on behalf of individual and institutional investors.