A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on AVST. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Avast in a report on Friday, July 6th. UBS Group reissued a buy rating on shares of Avast in a report on Tuesday, September 25th. Finally, Barclays assumed coverage on Avast in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. They set an overweight rating and a GBX 300 ($3.92) target price for the company.
Avast stock traded down GBX 6.75 ($0.09) during trading hours on Thursday, hitting GBX 289.10 ($3.78). 758,047 shares of the stock traded hands.
Avast Plc and its subsidiaries provide digital security products under the Avast and AVG brands worldwide. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Small and Medium Business (SMB). The company offers products and solutions for protection, performance, privacy, and additional tools for desktop security, server protection, and mobile device protection; and big data and marketing analytics, as well as provides security solutions designed for small businesses.
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