Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (NYSE:RBS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 4th. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 19,610 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $128,000 after buying an additional 14,150 shares in the last quarter. With the last stock price close up 6.37% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has increased 0.05% over the date range. Finally, Quantbot Technologies LP boosted its stake in shares of Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) by 109.5% in the second quarter. The stock's market capitalization is $39.96 billion. Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 168.20 and a 52 week high of GBX 271.00. The financial services provider reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.14 by $0.10. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $7.25.
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS), launched on March 25, 1968, is a banking and financial services company.
RBS has been the subject of a number of other research reports.
Media stories about Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) (NYSE:RBS) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 0.43% of the company's stock. If you are reading this piece on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright laws. The original version of this story can be read at https://weekherald.com/2017/08/12/royal-bank-scotland-plc-the-rbs-receives-consensus-rating-of-hold-from-brokerages-updated.html.
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Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company.
7/5/2017 - Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc had its "underperform" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group.
6/6/2017 - Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc had its "equal weight" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. Macquarie upgraded Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The) from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating in a report on Friday, April 21st. Deutsche Bank AG cut their price objective on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc from GBX 252 ($3.28) to GBX 240 ($3.13) and set a hold rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. (The) upped their target price on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc from GBX 275 ($3.58) to GBX 285 ($3.71) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, May 10th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company.
The Company provides a range of products and services to personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers, through its subsidiaries, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc and National Westminster Bank Plc (NatWest), as well as through other brands, including Ulster Bank and Coutts. The Company's products and services include banking and risk management, such as payments, insurance and liquidity management; personal lending, including personal loans and credit cards; deposits, such as current accounts and savings accounts; investments, such as portfolio management and unitized funds; commercial lending, including business lending, and capital markets, including rates, currencies and financing.