Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG)

Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company.

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Lloyds Banking Group have a median target of 3.69, with a high estimate of 4.52 and a low estimate of 2.03.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) in which JP Morgan Upgrades Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) to Overweight with no specific Price Target on 11/04/16. Finally, Beaufort Securities restated a "buy" rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research note on Monday, February 29th.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Stagecoach Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 193.80 and a 52-week high of GBX 356.40.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG) where 0 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 0 analysts said it's a Buy, 0 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. The stock is now trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 5.67%.

Lloyds Banking Group has 60,810,000,000 shares which are now outstanding with a price of 70.66 calculating Lloyds Banking Group's market capitalisation to 42.97B GBp.

The company has increased its dividend by 13% and will also pay a special dividend.

"Stagecoach Group plc (SGC) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG" was published by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.17%. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US & global trademark & copyright legislation. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/02/23/lloyds-banking-group-plc-lloy-price-target-raised-to-gbx-80-at-macquarie.html. BlackRock Investment Management LLC now owns 15,161,801 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $45,031,000 after buying an additional 861,656 shares in the last quarter. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 63 ($0.78) per share, for a total transaction of £119,070 ($148,355.35).

The latest government share sale has reduced the taxpayer's stake in Lloyds to less than 4 per cent, HM Treasury has announced. Headquartered in London, the company operates through three segments: UK Retail Banking, Insurance and Investments, and Wholesale and International Banking.

  • Eleanor Harrison