Syndax Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SNDX) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.03 EPS Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) Insider Buys £15,440.76 in Stock August 8th, 2019 - Comments Off on Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) Insider Buys £15,440.76 in Stock - Filed Under - by Stacy Sanders Tweet
Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) insider Nigel Higgins acquired 10,092 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 2nd. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 153 ($2.00) per share, for a total transaction of £15,440.76 ($20,176.09).
Shares of Barclays stock opened at GBX 145.92 ($1.91) on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 154.30. Barclays PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 143.52 ($1.88) and a 52-week high of GBX 191.72 ($2.51). The firm has a market cap of $25.17 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.15. Get Barclays alerts:
The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 8th will be given a GBX 3 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 8th. Barclays’s dividend payout ratio is presently 0.39%. BARC has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Bank of America cut Barclays to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, April 18th. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Barclays in a report on Friday, July 26th. HSBC set a GBX 220 ($2.87) price objective on Barclays and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 9th. Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 200 ($2.61) price objective on Barclays and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Finally, Berenberg Bank reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Barclays in a research report on Monday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 210.86 ($2.76).
Barclays PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services in the United Kingdom, other European countries, the Americas, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. The company operates through Barclays UK and Barclays International divisions. It offers financial services, including retail banking, credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management, and investment management services.
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