Jefferies Group set a GBX 205 ($2.76) target price on Barclays (LON:BARC) in a research report report published on Friday morning. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the financial services provider’s stock.
BARC has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Goldman Sachs Group reiterated a sell rating on shares of Barclays in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Deutsche Bank lifted their price target on Barclays from GBX 229 ($3.08) to GBX 231 ($3.11) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Monday, September 4th. Credit Suisse Group reissued an outperform rating and set a GBX 230 ($3.10) price target on shares of Barclays in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. UBS set a GBX 235 ($3.16) price target on Barclays and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, August 18th. Finally, reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 240 ($3.23) price target on shares of Barclays in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 217.89 ($2.93).
Barclays (BARC) opened at GBX 198.60 ($2.67) on Friday. Barclays has a 12-month low of GBX 177.30 ($2.39) and a 12-month high of GBX 244.40 ($3.29).
In other news, insider Tristram Roberts acquired 74,869 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 192 ($2.58) per share, for a total transaction of £143,748.48 ($193,470.36). Also, insider Matthew Lester acquired 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 13th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 192 ($2.58) per share, with a total value of £19,200 ($25,841.18). Over the last three months, insiders acquired 114,869 shares of company stock worth $21,784,848.
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