Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by research analysts at BNP Paribas in a research note issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 205 ($2.68) target price on the financial services provider’s stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective points to a potential upside of 18.88% from the stock’s previous close.
BARC has been the subject of several other research reports. HSBC set a GBX 150 ($1.96) target price on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 13th. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their target price on shares of Barclays PLC from GBX 175 ($2.28) to GBX 160 ($2.09) and set a ” hold” rating for the company in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Societe Generale reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 185 ($2.41) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on shares of Barclays PLC from GBX 110 ($1.44) to GBX 130 ($1.70) and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a GBX 170 ($2.22) target price on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, July 8th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Barclays PLC currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 197.44 ($2.58).
Shares of Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) opened at 172.45 on Tuesday. Barclays PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 121.10 and a 52-week high of GBX 259.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 23.85 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 168.06 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 162.42.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 11th were issued a dividend of GBX 1 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.65%.