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Deutsche Bank retained AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN) to Buy in a report released today.

Yesterday AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN) traded 1.19% higher at 5,078.00GBX. The company’s 50-day moving average is 5,005.11GBX and its 200-day moving average is 4,435.88GBX. The last closing price is up 14.80% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the S&P 500 which has decreased -0.01% over the same time. 3,384,720 shares of the stock were exchanged, up from an average trading volume of 2,645,380

Deutsche Bank has retained AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN) to Buy in a report released on 10/10/2016.

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AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN)

AstraZeneca PLC has a 52 week low of 3,680.00GBX and a 52 week high of 5,505.00GBX with a P/E ratio of 29.10 AstraZeneca PLC’s market capitalization is currently 0 GBX.

In addition to Deutsche Bank reporting its stock price target, a total of 29 brokerages have issued a research note on the company. The average stock price target is 61.96GBX with 4 brokerages rating the stock a strong buy, 14 firms rating the stock a buy, 13 firms rating the stock a hold, 2 firms rating the stock a underperform, and finally 1 firm rating the stock a sell.

About AstraZeneca PLC (LON:AZN)

AstraZeneca PLC (AstraZeneca) is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in various therapy areas, including respiratory, inflammation, autoimmune disease (RIA), cardiovascular and metabolic disease (CVMD) and oncology, as well as in infection, neuroscience and gastrointestinal areas. The Company has its operations in over 100 countries. The Company's pipeline includes over 150 projects of which approximately 125 are in the clinical phase of development. The Company is developing a Toll-like receptor 9 (TLR-9) receptor agonist aimed at producing long-term benefit in asthma by addressing imbalances in the immune system. AstraZeneca offers various products, including Accolate, Rhinocort, Bricanyl Turbuhaler, Rhinocort, Symbicort pMDI, Crestor, Seloken/Toprol-XL, Brilinta/Brilique (ticagrelor), Bydureon, Xigduo XR, Kombiglyze XR and metformin XR, among others.

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