Barclays PLC (BCS) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -20.32% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 7.68% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 9.29% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -16.84% in the past 4 weeks. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.55% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 14.14%.
Barclays PLC (NYSE:BCS): The stock opened at $8.06 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $8.06 for the day. The stock traded down to $7.93 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $8.00 with a loss of -0.25% for the day. The stock had closed at $8.02 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 6,508,035 shares.
The company Insiders own 0.02% of Barclays PLC shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 2.93% of Barclays PLC shares.
Barclays PLC (Barclays) is a global financial services holding company. The Company operates in five business segments: Personal and Corporate Banking (PCB), Barclaycard, Africa Banking, Investment Bank and Head Office. Barclays Bank PLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Barclays. The Personal and Corporate Banking (PCB) comprises personal banking, mortgages, wealth & investment management, and corporate banking. Barclaycard is an international payments services provider. The Africa Banking business is managed under three primary businesses. Its businesses include retail and business banking (RBB); wealth, investment management and insurance (WIMI); corporate and investment banking (CIB), as well as an Africa Head Office function. The Investment Bank consists of origination-led and returns-focused markets. Head Office comprises head office and central support functions. It also includes the businesses in transition and consolidation adjustments.