Lloyds Banking Group Plc (NYSE:LYG) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $2.28. The stock traded with the volume of 7.3 Million in the last trading session. Lloyds Banking Group Plc opened at $2.9 and closed by showing an increase of 1.04%. The Bid price in the last session was $2.94 x 500 and the Ask price was $2.98 x 600. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
Lloyds Banking Group Plc has the Market Capitalization of 53.66 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $4.55 and 52-Week Low of $2.47 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 4, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Jul 6, 2016.
1 number of analysts also provided their insight on Lloyds Banking Group Plc, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $2.28. They also projected Low Price Target as $2.28 while High Price Target is set at $2.28.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 0 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 0 reported it as Buy.0 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
Lloyds Banking Group Plc annual Divided is 0.13 while it’s Dividend Yield is 4.49%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 60.83 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 9.42. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 2.73 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0.74, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 0.15 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.3 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 4.4% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 8.3%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -0.34% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 2.48 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -12.67 percent.
A look at performance overview of Lloyds Banking Group Plc depicts that Performance (Week) is -2.67 percent while Performance Month is 3.55%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -9.03% and Half Year Performance value stands at -28.72%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -33.19 percent. Lloyds Banking Group Plc has its YTD performance of -29.97 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Credit Suisse on 29-Nov-16 who Initiated the stock to Neutral. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 4-Nov-16, JP Morgan took an action “Upgrade” from Neutral to Overweight. On 26-Sep-16, the stock was Downgrade to Sell by Goldman.