Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has been assigned a GBX 235 ($3.05) price objective by stock analysts at UBS AG in a research report issued on Friday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. UBS AG’s price target suggests a potential upside of 19.14% from the stock’s current price.

BARC has been the topic of several other reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a GBX 240 ($3.12) price objective on Barclays PLC and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 230 ($2.99) price objective on Barclays PLC and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 234 ($3.04) price objective on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 226.72 ($2.94).

Shares of Barclays PLC (LON BARC) opened at 194.25 on Friday. Barclays PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 155.95 and a 52 week high of GBX 267.32. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 206.21 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 215.08. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 33.13 billion.

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In other news, insider Tim J. Breedon purchased 3,224 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 31st. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 202 ($2.62) per share, for a total transaction of £6,512.48 ($8,454.47).

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