Aegon NV (NYSE:AEG) fell 3.3% on Friday . The company traded as low as $4.13 and last traded at $4.13, with a volume of 619,416 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $4.27.

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on AEG. TheStreet lowered Aegon NV from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Aegon NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 19th. Barclays PLC lowered Aegon NV from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered Aegon NV from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. Finally, Morgan Stanley lowered Aegon NV from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 17th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $6.07.

The stock’s market cap is $6.50 billion. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $3.95 and its 200-day moving average is $4.96.

A number of large investors recently modified their holdings of AEG. Morgan Stanley increased its stake in shares of Aegon NV by 9.3% in the fourth quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 2,383,024 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,512,000 after buying an additional 203,580 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its stake in shares of Aegon NV by 13.4% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,836,617 shares of the company’s stock worth $10,413,000 after buying an additional 216,353 shares during the period. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of Aegon NV by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 597,782 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,389,000 after buying an additional 2,328 shares during the period.

AEGON NV is a life insurance, pensions and asset management company based in the Netherlands. The Company’s products range from life, critical illness and disability insurance, to pensions, annuities, long-term savings and investments. It also offers mortgages, and car, household and travel insurance in some markets.

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