Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by stock analysts at DZ Bank AG in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday.

Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating on shares of Deutsche Bank AG in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd. Macquarie raised Deutsche Bank AG from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods raised Deutsche Bank AG from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Natixis reaffirmed a “reduce” rating on shares of Deutsche Bank AG in a research report on Monday, March 6th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating on shares of Deutsche Bank AG in a research report on Monday, March 6th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $17.78.

Analyst Recommendations for Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB)

Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) traded up 1.93% during trading on Friday, reaching $19.04. The company had a trading volume of 5,412,313 shares. The company’s market capitalization is $26.17 billion. Deutsche Bank AG has a 52-week low of $11.19 and a 52-week high of $20.94. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $17.67 and a 200 day moving average price of $18.01. Deutsche Bank AG also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 17,254 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 331% compared to the average volume of 4,001 call options.

The company also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be issued a $0.2024 dividend. This represents a yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 19th.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. World Asset Management Inc raised its position in shares of Deutsche Bank AG by 8.1% in the third quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 92,269 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,208,000 after buying an additional 6,901 shares in the last quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board increased its stake in Deutsche Bank AG by 14.2% in the third quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board now owns 1,475,873 shares of the bank’s stock worth $19,190,000 after buying an additional 183,567 shares during the last quarter. LMR Partners LLP bought a new stake in Deutsche Bank AG during the third quarter worth $1,048,000. Lesa Sroufe & Co increased its stake in Deutsche Bank AG by 2.2% in the third quarter. Lesa Sroufe & Co now owns 204,874 shares of the bank’s stock worth $2,682,000 after buying an additional 4,428 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Lucus Advisors LLC increased its stake in Deutsche Bank AG by 40.2% in the third quarter. Lucus Advisors LLC now owns 34,124 shares of the bank’s stock worth $447,000 after buying an additional 9,791 shares during the last quarter. 22.92% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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