Barclays (LON:BARC) Rating Reaffirmed
Recently, In a very recent research note revealed to clients and investors on Friday morning, Barclays (LON:BARC) shares have had their “Market Perform” Rating has decided to restate by professional analysts at Bernstein, who currently has a GBX 255 target price per share on firm. This target by Bernstein may suggest the possibile upside of 11.43% from the current stock price.
From a total of 23 analysts covering Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) stock, 18 rate it a ”Buy”, 2 a “Sell”, and 5 a ”Hold”. This means that 72% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 357 while the lowest target price is GBX 200. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 295.3 with a 26.62% above today’s (GBX 230.05) stock price. Barclays PLC was the topic of 88 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. JP Morgan maintained shares on December 2 with “Overweight” rating. Berenberg maintained shares with “Sell” rating and GBX 200 target share price in a report from a November 25. Societe Generale maintained BARC stock in a recent report from December 1 with “Buy” rating. BNP Paribas maintained the rating on November 25. BNP Paribas has a “Underperform” rating and a GBX 250 price target on shares. Finally, RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in a report issued on a November 27.
Approximately 9.94 million shares of stock traded hands. Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) has declined 7.47% since May 7, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.69% the S&P500.
Barclays PLC is a global financial services holding company. The company has a market cap of 37.96 billion GBP. The Firm operates in five business divisions: Personal and Corporate Banking (PCB), Barclaycard, Africa Banking, Investment Bank and Head Office. It has 132.14 P/E ratio. Barclays Bank PLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Barclays.