Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eighteen brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and ten have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 231 ($2.99).

BARC has been the subject of several analyst reports. Macquarie reiterated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 180 ($2.33) price objective on shares of Barclays PLC in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.24) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a report on Thursday. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 232 ($3.01) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a report on Monday, June 12th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a GBX 250 ($3.24) target price on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, April 3rd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 234 ($3.03) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a report on Wednesday, July 5th.

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Shares of Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) opened at 207.00 on Monday. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 207.32 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 220.53. Barclays PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 131.71 and a 1-year high of GBX 267.32. The firm’s market cap is GBX 35.03 billion.

In other news, insider Ian Cheshire acquired 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 2nd. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 210 ($2.72) per share, with a total value of £105,000 ($136,010.36).

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