Berenberg Bank upgraded shares of Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) to a hold rating in a report published on Friday. The firm currently has GBX 200 ($2.66) price target on the financial services provider’s stock.
A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on BARC. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) lifted their price target on shares of Barclays PLC to GBX 180 ($2.39) and gave the company a sell rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a GBX 240 ($3.19) price target on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Monday, June 26th. UBS AG set a GBX 235 ($3.12) price target on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Credit Suisse Group reiterated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.32) price target on shares of Barclays PLC in a report on Friday, June 30th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 234 ($3.11) price target on shares of Barclays PLC in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Barclays PLC has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 223.17 ($2.97).
Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) opened at 194.50 on Friday. Barclays PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 175.46 and a 1-year high of GBX 267.32. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 190.14 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 202.97. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 33.17 billion.
In other Barclays PLC news, insider Tim J. Breedon acquired 3,224 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 31st. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 202 ($2.68) per share, with a total value of £6,512.48 ($8,653.31). Also, insider Tristram Roberts acquired 74,869 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 29th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 192 ($2.55) per share, with a total value of £143,748.48 ($191,002.50). Insiders bought a total of 88,093 shares of company stock valued at $16,946,096 in the last three months.
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