Banco Santander, S.A. (BME:SAN) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have issued a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is €6.14 ($7.31).

SAN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €7.60 ($9.05) price objective on Banco Santander, and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. HSBC Holdings plc set a €6.65 ($7.92) price objective on Banco Santander, and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €6.70 ($7.98) price objective on Banco Santander, and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Citigroup Inc. set a €5.95 ($7.08) price objective on Banco Santander, and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, May 22nd. Finally, UBS AG set a €6.50 ($7.74) price objective on Banco Santander, and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, May 22nd.

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Shares of Banco Santander, (BME SAN) traded up 0.31% on Friday, reaching $6.41. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 5,948,331 shares. The company has a market cap of $98.59 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.09. Banco Santander, has a 52-week low of $4.19 and a 52-week high of $6.99. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $6.60 and a 200 day moving average of $6.39.

About Banco Santander,

Banco Santander, SA, together with its subsidiaries, provides various retail and commercial banking products and services for individual and corporate clients worldwide. The company offers demand and time deposits, and current and savings accounts; certificates of deposit; mortgages and auto finance, personal loans; working capital finance; and debit and credit cards, as well as life and non-life insurance products.

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