J P Morgan Chase & Co restated their buy rating on shares of Barclays (NYSE:BCS) in a research note released on Monday, November 27th.
A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on BCS. Goldman Sachs Group restated a sell rating on shares of Barclays in a report on Friday, August 11th. Deutsche Bank restated a buy rating on shares of Barclays in a report on Monday, August 14th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Barclays from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Barclays from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, BNP Paribas downgraded shares of Barclays from an outperform rating to a neutral rating in a report on Thursday, October 5th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Barclays has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $11.25.
Shares of Barclays (BCS) opened at $10.21 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $44,226.63, a PE ratio of 15.04, a PEG ratio of 0.69 and a beta of 0.95. Barclays has a twelve month low of $9.29 and a twelve month high of $12.05. The company has a current ratio of 1.21, a quick ratio of 1.19 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.78.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in BCS. Park National Corp OH purchased a new stake in Barclays during the third quarter worth approximately $109,000. Advisor Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Barclays during the second quarter worth $119,000. HPM Partners LLC lifted its position in shares of Barclays by 1.8% during the second quarter. HPM Partners LLC now owns 11,545 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $122,000 after purchasing an additional 203 shares in the last quarter. Well Done LLC acquired a new position in shares of Barclays during the third quarter worth $130,000. Finally, ACG Wealth acquired a new position in shares of Barclays during the third quarter worth $130,000. Institutional investors own 2.48% of the company’s stock.
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