Barclays Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group (BCS)
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Barclays in a research note on Friday. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Barclays in a research note on Friday. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Barclays in a research note on Friday. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Barclays has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $280.00.
Shares of Barclays (NYSE:BCS) traded up 1.99% on Friday, hitting $14.84. The stock had a trading volume of 5,818,945 shares. Barclays has a 52-week low of $15.32 and a 52-week high of $19.59. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $16.41 and its 200-day moving average is $16.92. The company has a market cap of $60.273 billion and a P/E ratio of 46.04.
Barclays (NYSE:BCS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 8th. The company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.11. Analysts expect that Barclays will post $1.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Barclays PLC (NYSE:BCS) is a global financial services provider engaged in retail banking, credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management and investment management services.
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