News stories about Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. (NYSE:BSMX) have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the bank an impact score of 45.6341690285679 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near future.

Shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. (NYSE:BSMX) traded down $0.08 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $7.72. 2,167,149 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,658,882. Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. has a twelve month low of $6.89 and a twelve month high of $10.82. The firm has a market cap of $5,182.45, a P/E ratio of 11.47, a P/E/G ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 1.35. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.87, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 1.01.

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 17th. Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $10.60 target price for the company in a research note on Monday, September 11th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $10.53.

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Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A. B. de C.V. Company Profile

Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico SAB de CV, formerly Santander Mexico Financial Group SAB de CV or Grupo Financiero Santander SAB de CV, is a Mexico-based financial institution. The Company is primarily engaged in the provision of multiple banking services, securities brokerage, financial advice services, as well as other related investment activities.

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