Shares of Banco De Chile (NYSE:BCH) hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $102.11 and last traded at $99.45, with a volume of 26600 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $100.41.

Several analysts recently weighed in on BCH shares. Santander raised Banco De Chile from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, September 21st. Scotiabank lowered Banco De Chile from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Banco De Chile from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, November 16th. Credit Suisse Group reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Banco De Chile in a report on Friday, December 22nd. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Banco De Chile from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 3rd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $88.67.

The company has a market cap of $16,940.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.51, a P/E/G ratio of 2.09 and a beta of 0.43. The company has a current ratio of 1.42, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.50.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. bought a new position in shares of Banco De Chile during the third quarter valued at approximately $976,000. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC grew its holdings in shares of Banco De Chile by 4.3% during the second quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 49,043 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $3,822,000 after purchasing an additional 2,044 shares during the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Banco De Chile by 20.0% during the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 38,747 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $3,020,000 after purchasing an additional 6,448 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp grew its holdings in shares of Banco De Chile by 4.7% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 39,397 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $3,069,000 after purchasing an additional 1,785 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of Banco De Chile by 47.3% during the third quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 4,395 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $401,000 after purchasing an additional 1,411 shares during the last quarter. 1.41% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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