On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.41% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.3% in the last 1 week, and is up 4.25% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.46% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.61%.The 200 Day SMA reached 8.07% Prudential Financial, Inc. is up 11.03% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 0.41%.
Prudential Financial (PRU) : Average target price received by Prudential Financial (PRU) is $81.83 with an expected standard deviation of $4.67. The most aggressive target on the stock is $88, whereas the most downbeat target is $76. 6 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $78.99 and the intraday high of $80.04 after having opened at $79.86 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $79.86, a loss of -1.28%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 4,419,927 shares. The stock failed to cross $80.04 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $80.45.
Prudential Financial, Inc. is a financial services company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides a arrange of financial products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds and investment management. The Company has organized its principal operations into the Financial Services Businesses and the Closed Block Business. The Financial Services Businesses consists of three divisions, containing six segments, and the Companys corporate operations. The Financial Services Businesses operate through three operating divisions: U.S. Retirement Solutions and Investment Management, U.S. Individual Life and Group Insurance, and International Insurance. The Companys investment portfolio consists of public and private fixed maturity securities, commercial mortgage and other loans, equity securities and other invested assets.