Morgan Stanley set a GBX 250 ($3.16) price objective on Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) in a report published on Tuesday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.
Several other brokerages have also commented on BARC. Credit Suisse Group restated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 260 ($3.29) price target on shares of Barclays PLC in a research note on Thursday, February 16th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 270 ($3.42) price target on shares of Barclays PLC in a research note on Monday, February 20th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a GBX 250 ($3.16) price target on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Monday, February 20th. S&P Global set a GBX 280 ($3.54) price target on shares of Barclays PLC and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, February 23rd. Finally, Shore Capital restated a hold rating and issued a GBX 235 ($2.97) price target on shares of Barclays PLC in a research note on Thursday, February 23rd. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 220.63 ($2.79).
Shares of Barclays PLC (LON BARC) opened at 205.55 on Tuesday. Barclays PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 121.10 and a 1-year high of GBX 267.32. The stock’s market cap is GBX 34.79 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 209.70 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 222.00.
In other Barclays PLC news, insider Ian Cheshire bought 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 2nd. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 210 ($2.66) per share, for a total transaction of £105,000 ($132,827.32).
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