Quarterly Financial Review of Barclays PLC (NYSE:BCS)


Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Barclays PLC (BCS) reported sales (ttm) of 13.68 Billion, whereas, 1 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 27820.8 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 27820.8 million and lower end at 27820.8 million while the year ago reported sale was 30121.4 million.

1 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 29731.1 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 29731.1 million and 29731.1 million respectively.

Barclays PLC (BCS) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Jul 28 BMO, whereas, 2 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.79. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.83 and lower end at 0.74 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.91.

The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.02 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 1.02 and 1.02 respectively. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 20.07 analysts is at 21.57%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 22.54.

Valuation Ratios of Barclays PLC (BCS) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Barclays PLC (BCS). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Barclays PLC (BCS) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 20.07 while the company’s industry has 21.57 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.54. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 80.5 and low P/E is 24.32, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 20.24 and 30.71 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 11.35 for the industry and 11.63 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, BCS has Beta of 0.92 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.5 and 1.47 respectively.

Price to Sale ratio of BCS stands at 1.46 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 0.55. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 9.76, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 21.08 and 26.98 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Barclays PLC (BCS) stands at -6.72 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 14.2 and 14.32 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -15.73 and 3.26.

Barclays PLC (BCS) Trading Statistics:

The company declined -2.41% and closed its last trading session at $10.78. The market capitalization of the company is at $45.03 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $12.05 on 12/08/16 and 52-week Low of $8.02 on 10/13/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.04% and Monthly Volatility of 1.05%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.92 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.16.