LON:BARC - Barclays Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 157.82 -2.96 (-1.84 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 03:30 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 160.78
Today's RangeGBX 157.76 - GBX 159.60
52-Week RangeGBX 177.30 - GBX 235.35
Volume4.34 million shs
Average Volume50.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£27.04 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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 personal and business banking services; credit and debit cards; international banking; and private banking services, which include investment, wealth planning, and credit and specialist solutions to high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients, and family offices. The company also provides investment banking services, which include financial advisory, capital raising, wealth and investment management, and financing and risk management services to corporations, governments, and financial institutions. In addition, it engages in securities dealing activities; and issues credit cards. The company was formerly known as Barclays Bank Limited and changed its name to Barclays PLC in January 1985. Barclays PLC was founded in 1690 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Money Center Banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-31340952

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees79,900
Outstanding Shares17,136,000,000
Market Cap£27.04 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Barclays (LON:BARC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barclays' stock symbol?

Barclays trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BARC."

How often does Barclays pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Barclays?

Barclays announced a dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 4 per share on Friday, April 5th. This represents a yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 28th. This is an increase from Barclays's previous dividend of $2.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Barclays' Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BARC?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Barclays' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 150 to GBX 263. On average, they anticipate Barclays' share price to reach GBX 214.35 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Barclays.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Barclays?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barclays in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Barclays.

Has Barclays been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BARC stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Barclays earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Barclays' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Barclays own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Barclays investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Apache (APA), Micron Technology (MU), Citigroup (C), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Glencore (GLEN), Centrica (CNA) and HSBC (HSBA).

Who are Barclays' key executives?

Barclays' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Edward Staley, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Tushar Morzaria, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Paul H. Compton, Group Chief Operating Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Arne Hassel, Chief Investment Officer
  • Alisdair Gayne, Head of UK Investment Banking

How do I buy shares of Barclays?

Shares of BARC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Barclays' stock price today?

One share of BARC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 160.78.

How big of a company is Barclays?

Barclays has a market capitalization of £2,755.13 billion. Barclays employs 79,900 workers across the globe.

What is Barclays' official website?

The official website for Barclays is https://www.home.barclays/.

How can I contact Barclays?

Barclays' mailing address is 1 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, LONDON, E14 5HP, United Kingdom. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +44-20-31340952.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Barclays (LON BARC)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  2,110 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,386 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3,496
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barclays and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BARC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BARC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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