Financial Trending Hot Stocks;) Synchrony Financial (SYF), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG)

Financial Trending Hot Stocks;) Synchrony Financial (SYF), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG)

Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG) now has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 20.51 while the company’s industry has 20.74 P/E and the sector P/E is 30.17. Nomura maintained Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) on Monday, November 23 with “Buy” rating.

Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 24 BMO, whereas, 1 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.

Several analysts have issued reports on the company. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of LLOY in report on Thursday, July 23 with “Buy” rating.

Goldman Sachs now has a GBX 58.00 TP on the 49.83B GBP market cap company or -17.15 % downside potential.

Headlines about Lloyds Banking Group PLC (NYSE:LYG) have been trending somewhat positive this week, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. UBS maintained the shares of LLOY in report on Friday, February 26 with “Buy” rating. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 32.11% to analysts’ high consensus price target. Credit Suisse Group AG lifted their price objective on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC from GBX 65 ($0.84) to GBX 68 ($0.88) and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Thursday, February 16th.

Metro Bank PLC (LON MTRO) opened at 3656.00 on Tuesday. On Friday, November 18 the stock rating was maintained by BNP Paribas with “Underperform”. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,330,666 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $4,524,000 after buying an additional 153,324 shares in the last quarter. Lloyds Banking Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 47.10 and a 12-month high of GBX 73.58.

On Wednesday, May 17th, Antonio Horta-Osorio bought 50,000 shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC stock. This now indicates the analyst believes there is a possible upside of 22.9% from today’s opening price of 69.97 GBX.

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Lloyds Banking Group plc is a provider of financial services to individual and business clients in the United Kingdom. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 54.68 billion. The company operates through four segments: Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance, and Insurance.