BARC.L - Barclays PLC

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
149.50
-3.32 (-2.17%)
At close: 4:35PM BST
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Previous Close152.82
Open151.58
Bid149.18 x 423300
Ask149.20 x 350000
Day's Range147.66 - 151.82
52 Week Range145.00 - 208.05
Volume37,287,707
Avg. Volume43,868,489
Market Cap25.764B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.09
PE Ratio (TTM)7.75
EPS (TTM)19.30
Earnings DateAug 1, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.07 (3.96%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-02-28
1y Target Est221.84
  • Business Wire8 hours ago

    Barclays Appoints Taylor Wright as Co-Head of US ECM

    Barclays announces the appointment of Taylor Wright as a Managing Director and Co-Head of US Equity Capital Markets . Mr. Wright will be based in New York, and will report to Jean-Francois Astier, Global Head of Capital Markets at Barclays.

  • Business Wire11 hours ago

    Barclays Appoints Akhil Ahuja as Head of Enterprise and Communications Technology Banking

    Barclays announces the appointment of Akhil Ahuja as Head of Enterprise and Communications Technology Banking. Mr. Ahuja will be based in Menlo Park, California, and will report to Laurence Braham and Greg Dalvito, Co-Heads of Technology Banking at Barclays. Mr. Ahuja joins Barclays with over fifteen years of experience in Banking, most recently as Managing Director and Head of Systems and Infrastructure Software Banking at Wells Fargo Securities.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Britain's Nationwide profits fall on IT spending, mortgage market competition

    Britain's Nationwide Building Society reported a 15% fall in profits for the year to April 4, as intense competition in the home lending market and increased spending on digital banking services ate into its margins. The bellwether mortgage lender said its net interest margin - a closely-watched measure of underlying lender profitability - fell to 1.22%, down from 1.31% the previous year and down from 1.26% the prior quarter. Nationwide CEO Joe Garner said that the British economy had slowed but was proving robust, adding that he expected economic activity to pick up once uncertainty about Britain's departure from the European Union was resolved.

  • European stocks fall on worries about Huawei fallout
    Reuters3 days ago

    European stocks fall on worries about Huawei fallout

    Global risk appetite was jolted after Reuters reported Alphabet Inc's Google suspended some business with Huawei, while Apple Inc supplier Lumentum Holdings Inc said it had discontinued all shipments to Huawei. "Seeing as the United States has taken a tough stance against Huawei, traders are not hopeful that the U.S.-China trade dispute will be resolved quickly," David Madden, market analyst at CMC Markets UK, wrote in a note. Germany's DAX dropped 1.6%, while French stocks shed 1.5%.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    British ministers forecast thriving City of London in post-Brexit world

    Britain's finance industry will emerge stronger from Brexit, remaining one of the world's top financial centres, ministers in Prime Minister Theresa May's government forecast on Monday. Since Britain voted to leave the European Union three years ago, London's financial services industry has been jolted by the prospect of ending four decades of regulatory integration and losing access to the bloc in one fell swoop later this year. London, which is home to the world’s highest number of banks and largest commercial insurance market, potentially has a lot to lose from the end of unfettered access to the EU's post-Brexit market, its biggest trading partner.

  • EM Investors Too Wary of Trade and Local Risks to Buy the Dip
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    EM Investors Too Wary of Trade and Local Risks to Buy the Dip

    The results of India’s elections are due this week, South Africa will decide on interest rates and Argentinian investors will be able to react to Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner’s surprise decision to run as a vice-presidential candidate, potentially adding volatility to an asset class already famed for its erratic behavior. “Some interesting opportunities are beginning to present themselves in some spots of the EM universe, but over the coming weeks it feels like caution is warranted,” said Paul Greer, a London-based money manager at Fidelity International, whose emerging-market debt fund has outperformed 98% of peers this year after reducing risk in recent months.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Co-op Bank, Barclays held failed takeover talks in late 2018 - The Telegraph

    (Reuters) - Britain's Co-op Bank approached Barclays Plc in November about Barclays acquiring it, but the talks did not proceed beyond the exploratory stage, the Telegraph newspaper reported late on Saturday. ...

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Co-op Bank, Barclays held failed takeover talks in late 2018- The Telegraph

    Britain's Co-op Bank approached Barclays Plc in November about Barclays acquiring it, but the talks did not proceed beyond the exploratory stage, the Telegraph newspaper reported late on Saturday. The ...

  • How Do Analysts See Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) Performing In The Year Ahead?
    Simply Wall St.6 days ago

    How Do Analysts See Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) Performing In The Year Ahead?

    After Barclays PLC's (LON:BARC) earnings announcement on 31 March 2019, the consensus outlook from analysts appear...

  • Moody's7 days ago

    Barclays Overseas Investment Company B.V. -- Moody's affirms Barclays PLC's senior unsecured debt ratings and changes the outlook to positive

    Rating Action: Moody's affirms Barclays PLC's senior unsecured debt ratings and changes the outlook to positive. Global Credit Research- 17 May 2019. Outlook revised to positive from stable on Barclays ...

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    Barclays Announces NASDAQ Notice Regarding DFVL and DTUL ETNs

    On April 29, 2019, Barclays Bank PLC (“Barclays”) had announced the transfer of primary listing for sixteen iPath Exchange Traded Notes from NYSE and NASDAQ to CBOE. Barclays Bank PLC (“Barclays”) announced today that the NASDAQ exchange (the “Exchange”) has notified Barclays that as an issuer Barclays did not comply with the NASDAQ listing rule 5840(j) (the “Rule”) that requires an issuer that chooses to voluntarily delist its securities to notify NASDAQ at least 10 days prior to filing a Form 25 and publish notice of the intent to delist, along with the reasons for the delisting, via press release.

  • Banxico Unanimously Keeps Rate Steady as Inflation Quickens
    Bloomberg7 days ago

    Banxico Unanimously Keeps Rate Steady as Inflation Quickens

    Mexico’s central bank voted unanimously to keep its key interest rate at the highest in a decade after inflation exceeded the target range. Banco de Mexico, led by Governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon, left borrowing costs at 8.25%, in line with the forecasts of all 23 economists surveyed by Bloomberg. Inflation risks remain to the upside and the central bank will keep a prudent monetary stance, according to the statement following the decision.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    EU fines Barclays, Citi, JP Morgan, MUFG and RBS $1.2 bln for FX rigging

    BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland were fined a combined 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) by the European Union on Thursday for rigging the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market. Banks have been hit with billions of dollars in penalties worldwide over the last decade for the rigging of benchmarks used in many day-to-day financial transactions, further damaging the industry's fragile reputation after the financial crisis.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    Wells Fargo and Barclays back fintech company OpenFin

    Financial services software startup OpenFin has raised $17 million in a funding round led by Wells Fargo & Co with participation from Barclays , the company said on Thursday. Existing investors including JPMorgan Chase & Co, Bain Capital Ventures and Pivot Investment Partners, also participated in the round, the company said. OpenFin, which is headquartered in New York and London, will use the cash injection to accelerate sales efforts and for product development, it said.

  • Business Wire8 days ago

    New Report Highlights Remarkable Impact Made by 94 Entrepreneurs over 3 Years

    Today, Unreasonable Group and Barclays released a new report highlighting the remarkable accomplishments of the Unreasonable Impact program from the first three years of the partnership. Co-founded in 2016, this unique accelerator supports growth-stage entrepreneurs, whose ventures have the potential to employ thousands worldwide while solving some of the most pressing global social and environmental challenges.

  • CNBC8 days ago

    Barclays, Citigroup and JP Morgan among banks fined $1.2 billion for forex rigging

    Barclays, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland have been fined a total of 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) by EU antitrust regulators for rigging the spot foreign exchange market for 11 currencies. Swiss bank UBS was exempted from a 285 million euro fine since it alerted the existence of two cartels to the European Commission. A similar case with the U.S. regulators is ongoing where Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, Royal Bank of Scotland and UBS have entered related guilty pleas, and been collectively fined more than $2.8 billion.

  • Financial Times9 days ago

    Bank of England warned criminal charge could destabilise Barclays

    The Bank of England warned prosecutors that a criminal charge against Barclays could present an existential threat to the lender, showing that regulators still worry about large banks being “too big to jail”. According to people familiar with the matter, in 2017, Sam Woods, the BoE’s top banking supervisor, told David Green, the then-director of the Serious Fraud Office, that there could be unpredictable consequences if there were charges against Barclays over crisis-era payments to Qatar.

  • Bloomberg10 days ago

    Dubai Banks Are Said to Hire HSBC and Barclays for Merger Talks

    Noor Bank is working with Barclays Plc on the deal, the people said, asking not to be identified because the discussions are private. An acquisition would create a lender with 278 billion dirhams ($76 billion) in assets. Dubai Islamic Bank can see “a lot of synergies with an acquisition of Noor,” Chief Executive Officer Adnan Chilwan said last month after Bloomberg reported that the companies had held initial talks.

  • MPs square up to regulator over duty of care for banks
    Reuters11 days ago

    MPs square up to regulator over duty of care for banks

    A legal duty for banks to act in the best interests of their customers may be needed, British lawmakers said on Monday, piling pressure on regulators to step up protection of consumers after a string of mis-selling scandals spanning decades. British lenders have paid more than 30 billion pounds since 2007 in redress to customers missold endowment mortgages, pensions and payment protection insurance. Banks and other financial firms are not legally required to put customers' interests ahead of their own.

  • Reuters11 days ago

    Momentum builds for bank capital checks as Metro Bank struggles

    Momentum is building for independent checks on the capital buffers of banks, a senior accounting executive has said, with Metro and Co-operative banks a reminder of what happens when things go wrong. Following a request from the Bank of England, the ICAEW, a professional accounting body, designed a framework for independent checks on how banks calculate their ratio of capital to risky assets, a closely-watched measure of health. Michael Izza, chief executive of the ICAEW, said the idea of independent checks was gathering momentum.

  • Trade War Escalation Sparks Shock Waves and Sell-Offs
    Bloomberg11 days ago

    Trade War Escalation Sparks Shock Waves and Sell-Offs

    (Bloomberg) -- Emerging-market equities saw their worst rout last week since February 2018, while currencies extended a four-week losing streak as trade clashes intensified between the world’s two largest economies. The U.S. ratcheted up tariffs on $200 billion of goods from China, which vowed to retaliate.

  • Reuters14 days ago

    Seven banks face EU antitrust fines for forex rigging - sources

    Barclays, Citigroup , HSBC, JPMorgan and three other banks are set to be fined by EU antitrust regulators in coming weeks for rigging the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market, two people familiar with the matter said. The other three lenders are Royal Bank of Scotland, UBS and a small Japanese bank, the people said. In contrast, Credit Suisse, which has previously said it did not find any evidence of misconduct, is fighting the EU antitrust charge.