HSBC Holdings plc set a GBX 250 ($3.26) price objective on Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) in a report released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.
Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. S&P Global set a GBX 250 ($3.26) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a buy 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. Deutsche Bank AG cut their target price on Barclays PLC from GBX 267 ($3.48) to GBX 250 ($3.26) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Morgan Stanley set a GBX 280 ($3.65) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, April 20th. Finally, UBS AG set a GBX 235 ($3.06) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Saturday, May 20th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 226.72 ($2.95).
Shares of Barclays PLC (LON BARC) opened at 201.00 on Friday. The firm’s market cap is GBX 34.28 billion. Barclays PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 155.95 and a 1-year high of GBX 267.32. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 206.37 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 215.95.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 1 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.48%.
In other Barclays PLC news, insider Tim J. Breedon acquired 3,224 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 31st. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 202 ($2.63) per share, with a total value of £6,512.48 ($8,480.90).
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