Barclays is a diversified bank company located in United Kingdom, which is part of the Financial Services sector, and is traded under the ticker BCS on the NYSE exchange.
Barclays stock last closed at $7.86, up 2.75% from the previous day, and has decreased 7.75% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Banks - Diversified industry by 0.06 percentage points. Barclays stock is currently +33.56% from its 52-week low of $5.89, and -16.69% from its 52-week high of $9.44.
As of Jun 2, 2023, there are 15.87B shares of BCS outstanding. The market value of BCS is $31.19B. In the past 24 hours, 8.38M BCS shares were traded.
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Barclays pays a dividend of 4.48%, compared to the Banks - Diversified industry's average dividend yield of 4.48%. If you owned $1,000 of BCS stock, you would have received $44.76 in the past 12 months.
Barclays dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade but have not remained stable.
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