Barclays PLC Company Profile (LON:BARC)

About Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)

Barclays PLC logoBarclays PLC, is a global financial services holding company. The Company is engaged in credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management and investment management services. The Company's segments include Barclays UK and Barclays International. The Barclays UK segment includes the local consumer, small business, the United Kingdom wealth and credit cards business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £32.63 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,054,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 189.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 203.58
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 166.65 - GBX 267.32
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.44
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £19.81 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.65
  • Book Value: GBX 3.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.51
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • Return on Equity: 1.09%
  • Return on Assets: 0.12%
  • Average Volume: 34.64 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)

What is Barclays PLC's stock symbol?

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

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

Barclays PLC declared a dividend on Friday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 1 per share on Monday, September 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Barclays PLC's Dividend History.

When will Barclays PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Barclays PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 30th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Barclays PLC.

Where is Barclays PLC's stock going? Where will Barclays PLC's stock price be in 2017?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Barclays PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 170 to GBX 275. On average, they expect Barclays PLC's share price to reach GBX 223.35 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Barclays PLC.

Who are some of Barclays PLC's key competitors?

Who are Barclays PLC's key executives?

Barclays PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James E. Staley, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Tushar Morzaria, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Amer Sajed, Chief Executive Officer - Barclaycard International
  • Timothy Throsby, President - Barclays International and Chief Executive Officer - Corporate and Investment Bank
  • Ashok V. Vaswani, CEO - Barclays UK
  • Paul Compton, Group Chief Operating Officer
  • C. S. Venkatakrishnan, Group Chief Risk Officer
  • Bob F. Hoyt, Group General Counsel
  • Tristram Roberts, Group Human Resources Director
  • Michael E. Roemer, Group Head - Compliance

How do I buy Barclays PLC stock?

Shares of Barclays PLC 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 PLC's stock price today?

One share of Barclays PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 191.35.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Barclays PLC (LON BARC)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,798 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,144 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,942
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barclays PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 223.35
Consensus Price Target History for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Price Target History for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuyGBX 230View Rating Details
10/9/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetSellGBX 180View Rating Details
10/5/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 215View Rating Details
9/28/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
9/27/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellGBX 170View Rating Details
9/27/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 232 -> GBX 216View Rating Details
9/26/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 231View Rating Details
9/15/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 240View Rating Details
9/11/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/7/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 200View Rating Details
7/28/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 245View Rating Details
7/28/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/17/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
7/5/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 180View Rating Details
5/2/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/28/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
4/28/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 230View Rating Details
10/27/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 200View Rating Details
6/29/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 110View Rating Details
6/24/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetSellGBX 130View Rating Details
4/27/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
4/20/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyGBX 210View Rating Details
4/11/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsDowngradeMarket PerformGBX 200View Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraDowngradeNeutralGBX 210 -> GBX 185View Rating Details
3/8/2016Bankhaus LampeSet Price TargetBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
3/3/2016NatixisReiterated RatingBuyGBX 212View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 293View Rating Details
1/26/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingBuyGBX 295View Rating Details
12/8/2015Mediobanca SpAReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 280View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
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Earnings Estimates for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $17.77 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Barclays PLC (LON BARC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2017GBX 10.48%8/10/20178/10/20179/18/2017
2/23/2017GBX 20.82%3/2/20173/2/20174/5/2017
7/29/2016GBX 10.65%8/11/20168/11/20169/19/2016
3/1/2016GBX 3.502.21%3/10/20163/10/20164/5/2016
10/29/2015GBX 10.42%11/5/201511/5/201512/11/2015
7/29/2015GBX 10.35%8/6/20158/6/20159/14/2015
4/29/2015GBX 10.39%5/7/20155/7/20156/15/2015
10/30/2014GBX 10.45%11/6/201411/6/201412/12/2014
7/30/2014GBX 10.44%8/6/20148/6/20149/19/2014
5/6/2014GBX 10.41%5/14/20145/14/20146/23/2014
2/11/2014GBX 3.501.34%2/19/20142/19/20143/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/29/2017Tristram RobertsInsiderBuy74,869GBX 192£143,748.48
9/13/2017Matthew LesterInsiderBuy10,000GBX 192£19,200
7/31/2017Tim J BreedonInsiderBuy3,224GBX 202£6,512.48
5/2/2017Ian CheshireInsiderBuy50,000GBX 210£105,000
12/12/2016James E StaleyInsiderBuy50,673GBX 231£117,054.63
11/10/2016Tristram RobertsInsiderSell150,931GBX 204£307,899.24
6/27/2016Staley,James EInsiderSell97,073GBX 139£134,931.47
3/23/2016Ashley,MichaelInsiderBuy31,093GBX 159£49,437.87
3/3/2016McFarlane,JohnInsiderBuy19,793GBX 161£31,866.73
3/2/2016Paasschen,Frits VanInsiderBuy6,441GBX 161£10,370.01
12/15/2015Staley,James EInsiderBuy43,392GBX 221£95,896.32
10/1/2015Morzaria,TusharInsiderBuy76,191GBX 246£187,429.86
7/31/2015de Saint Victor,DianeInsiderBuy3,363GBX 287£9,651.81
7/1/2015Morzaria,TusharInsiderBuy71,537GBX 2.62£1,874.27
3/30/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy5,000GBX 247.40£12,370
3/16/2015Tushar MorzariaInsiderSell319,255GBX 253.50£809,311.43
3/9/2015Diane de Saint VictorInsiderBuy5,237GBX 262.89£13,767.55
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
Latest Headlines for Barclays PLC (LON:BARC)
DateHeadline logo[$$] Barclays Poaches HSBC Investment Banker for U.K. M&A Role - October 17 at 10:13 PM logoBarclays Poaches HSBC Investment Banker for U.K. Co-Head Role - October 17 at 5:09 PM logoWill Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC) Continue To Underperform Its Industry? - October 17 at 5:09 PM logoBarclays Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BARC) : October 17, 2017 - October 17 at 5:09 PM logo[$$] Barclays Poaches HSBC Investment Banker - October 17 at 5:09 PM logoBarclays CEO Whistle-Blower Probe Said To Take Until December - October 16 at 5:11 PM logoBarclays CEO Whistle-Blower Probe Is Said to Take Until December ... - Bloomberg - October 16 at 5:11 PM logoBarclays Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BARC-GB : October 16, 2017 - October 16 at 5:11 PM logoBarclays CEO Whistle-Blower Probe Is Said to Take Until December - October 16 at 5:11 PM logoBarclays, US FERC near settlement of market manipulation lawsuit - - October 15 at 2:08 AM logoBarclays CEO Says Bank Must Protect Payments Business From Apple, Amazon - Bloomberg - October 14 at 9:06 PM logoBarclays CEO Says Bank Must Protect Payments Business From Apple, Amazon - October 14 at 4:06 PM logoBarclays, US FERC near settlement of power market manipulation lawsuit - Reuters - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoPound May Rally to $1.36 on a BOE Rate Hike: Barclays's Hassett - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoGoogle and Amazon Could Disrupt Another Industry - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoGoogle and Amazon Could Disrupt Another Industry - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoBarclays, U.S. FERC near settlement of power market manipulation lawsuit - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoBarclays, U.S. FERC near settlement of power market manipulation lawsuit - October 13 at 5:01 PM logoA ‘secret’ dividend stock I’d buy alongside Barclays plc - October 12 at 5:11 PM logoA 'secret' dividend stock I'd buy alongside Barclays plc - Motley Fool UK - October 12 at 5:11 PM logoSalisbury Receivables Company, LLC -- Moody's ABCP activity ending October 6, 2017 - October 12 at 5:11 PM logoBarclays chief compliance officer Roemer quits for Wells Fargo - October 12 at 5:11 PM logoCrude Oil Prices Drop In Asia After API Estimates, EIA Data Awaited - October 12 at 3:56 AM logoCrude Oil Prices Settle Higher as Opec Forecasts Higher Oil Demand - October 11 at 10:53 PM logoMurray (City of) UT -- Moody's affirms VMIG 1 of IHC Health Services, UT Variable Rate Hospital Revenue Bonds, Series 2005C - October 9 at 5:14 PM logo[$$] Staley scrutinised as Barclays faces historic dilemma - October 9 at 1:58 AM logo[$$] Barclays chief Jes Staley faces threats on two fronts - October 9 at 1:58 AM logo[$$] Barclays Smart Investor customers demand compensation - October 6 at 4:37 PM logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - TESCO PLC - Business Wire (press release) - October 6 at 8:35 AM logoBRIEF-Financial Reporting Council announces ‍closure of investigation into PWC in relation to Barclays Bank plc and client asset rules - October 5 at 2:26 PM logo[$$] UK audit watchdog drops probe of PWC's work for Barclays - October 5 at 2:25 PM logo[$$] Majestic climbs after radical corporate action tipped - October 5 at 2:25 PM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Given a GBX 215 Price Target by BNP Paribas Analysts - October 5 at 9:08 AM logoInsider Buying: Barclays PLC (BARC) Insider Purchases 74,869 Shares of Stock - October 5 at 4:22 AM logoForm 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - JOHN WOOD GROUP PLC - AMENDMENT - Business Wire (press release) - October 4 at 1:35 PM logoJefferies Group LLC Cuts Barclays PLC (BARC) Price Target to GBX 216 - October 1 at 1:58 PM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Receives Sell Rating from Citigroup Inc. - October 1 at 11:22 AM logoBarclays PLC's (BARC) Buy Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc - September 30 at 7:56 PM logoEx-Barclays Trader Crowed He Fouled Power Market, Beats Fine - September 29 at 8:42 PM logoThe case for larger capital returns from Barclays - Seeking Alpha - September 29 at 3:40 PM logoVolatility Revival Fear Pits Societe Generale Against Barclays - September 28 at 4:43 PM logoMoody's Affirms Barclays Baa2 Debt Ratings With Negative Outlook - September 27 at 7:40 PM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Given a GBX 235 Price Target by UBS AG Analysts - September 25 at 10:40 AM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG - September 24 at 7:14 PM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) - September 24 at 7:44 AM logoBarclays PLC (BARC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 23 at 4:38 AM logoEx-Barclays CEO Jenkins Bags $46 Million for His Fintech Startup ... - Bloomberg - September 22 at 11:21 AM logoForget Barclays (BCS), Buy These 3 Foreign Banks for Growth - September 20 at 5:13 PM logoBRIEF-Walter Investment Management says co entered into a commitment letter with Barclays Bank - September 19 at 9:23 PM logoForm 8.3 - NOVAE GROUP PLC - Business Wire (press release) - September 19 at 4:22 PM


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Barclays PLC (BARC) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

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