Aviva PLC (NYSE:AV) shares gapped down prior to trading on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $11.32, but opened at $11.35. Aviva PLC shares last traded at $11.50, with a volume of 193,885 shares.

Several research firms recently commented on AV. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Aviva PLC in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Barclays PLC lowered Aviva PLC from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a report on Friday, July 8th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of Aviva PLC in a report on Saturday, June 25th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Aviva PLC in a report on Saturday, June 25th. Finally, Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Aviva PLC in a report on Friday, August 5th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. Aviva PLC has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

The firm has a market cap of $23.41 billion and a P/E ratio of 36.13. The company’s 50 day moving average is $10.67 and its 200 day moving average is $11.96.

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