UBS AG set a GBX 235 ($3.16) price target on Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a sell rating and issued a GBX 180 ($2.42) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a GBX 225 ($3.03) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Monday, May 29th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a sell rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.69) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Investec reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 245 ($3.29) target price on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Barclays PLC in a research report on Wednesday, June 7th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Barclays PLC has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 226.56 ($3.05).

Barclays PLC (BARC) opened at 189.05 on Monday. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 32.24 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 195.88 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 208.63. Barclays PLC has a one year low of GBX 155.95 and a one year high of GBX 267.32.

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The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th were issued a GBX 1 ($0.01) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 10th.

In other Barclays PLC news, insider Matthew Lester purchased 10,000 shares of Barclays PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 192 ($2.58) per share, with a total value of £19,200 ($25,820.33). Also, insider Tim J. Breedon purchased 3,224 shares of Barclays PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 31st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 202 ($2.72) per share, with a total value of £6,512.48 ($8,758.04).

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