Shares of AEGON (NYSE:AEG) gapped down prior to trading on Thursday . The stock had previously closed at $6.50, but opened at $6.37. AEGON shares last traded at $6.09, with a volume of 2050787 shares traded.
A number of research firms have recently weighed in on AEG. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of AEGON from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.75 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, July 16th. Evercore ISI began coverage on shares of AEGON in a research report on Tuesday, July 10th. They issued an “underperform” rating on the stock. Bank of America downgraded shares of AEGON from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Friday, June 15th. Finally, HSBC raised shares of AEGON from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 5th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. AEGON currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $6.75.
The stock has a market capitalization of $13.12 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.30 and a beta of 1.22.
AEGON Company Profile (NYSE:AEG)
Aegon N.V. provides life insurance, pensions, and asset management services. It offers life and protection products, such as traditional and universal life insurance products, as well as employer, endowment, term, and whole life insurance products; and supplemental health, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, critical illness, cancer treatment, credit/disability, income protection, travel, and long-term care insurance products.
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