Aviva (AV.)

Sector:

Insurance

Index:

FTSE 100

378.20p
   
  • Change Today:
    -30.70p
  • 52 Week High: 602.90p
  • 52 Week Low: 373.31p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 2,802.90m
  • Volume: 14,569,325
  • Market Cap: £10,601m
  • RiskGrade: 140

Aviva raises share buyback to £1bn

By Sean Farrell

Date: Thursday 16 Dec 2021

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - Aviva has increased its share buyback programme to as much as £1bn and extended the time period for the repurchases to be made.
The FTSE 100 insurer announced a £750m buyback in August due to end on 17 February to return cash from disposals to shareholders. It has extended the deadline to 31 March and increased the maximum number of shares to 392 million from 300 million.

Aviva left unchanged its overall target for returning at least £4bn to investors by the end of the first half of 2022. At 15 December it had bought back 158 million shares for £635m.

Amanda Blanc, Aviva's chief executive, said: "We are increasing our share buyback to £1bn as part of our commitment to return at least £4bn to ordinary shareholders. We will update further on our capital return and dividend plans at our full year results in March 2022."

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Aviva Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 378.20p
Change Today -30.70p
% Change -7.51 %
52 Week High 602.90p
52 Week Low 373.31p
Volume 14,569,325
Shares Issued 2,802.90m
Market Cap £10,601m
RiskGrade 140

Aviva Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
96.89% above the market average96.89% above the market average96.89% above the market average96.89% above the market average96.89% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Price Trend
16.04% below the market average16.04% below the market average16.04% below the market average16.04% below the market average16.04% below the market average
25% below the sector average25% below the sector average25% below the sector average25% below the sector average25% below the sector average
Income
87.75% above the market average87.75% above the market average87.75% above the market average87.75% above the market average87.75% above the market average
20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average20.00% above the sector average
Growth
91.62% below the market average91.62% below the market average91.62% below the market average91.62% below the market average91.62% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 1
Neutral 7
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 19
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Aviva Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 18-Aug-22 07-Apr-22
Paid 28-Sep-22 19-May-22
Amount 10.30p 14.70p

Trades for 28-Sep-2022

Time Volume / Share Price
13:51 700 @ 378.20p
13:51 783 @ 378.20p
13:51 500 @ 377.10p
13:51 551 @ 378.10p
13:51 795 @ 378.20p

Aviva Key Personnel

CEO Amanda Blanc
CFO Charlotte Jones

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