UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.


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UBS Group (NYSE:UBS)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, The Fly reports.

Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on UBS. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reissued a “hold” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research report on Wednesday, January 27th. Morgan Stanley reissued an “equal weight” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research report on Wednesday, January 27th. Bank of America reissued a “buy” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research report on Friday, November 27th. HSBC restated a “buy” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research note on Monday, November 23rd. Finally, Barclays restated an “underweight” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research note on Wednesday, January 27th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.00.

NYSE UBS traded down $0.10 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $15.63. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 222,571 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,138,709. UBS Group has a 52 week low of $7.48 and a 52 week high of $15.91. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $15.09 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $13.37. The company has a current ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 1.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.19. The company has a market capitalization of $57.20 billion, a PE ratio of 10.35, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.43 and a beta of 1.26.

UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) last posted its earnings results on Monday, January 25th. The bank reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.18. UBS Group had a net margin of 17.34% and a return on equity of 9.82%. Research analysts anticipate that UBS Group will post 1.45 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Glassman Wealth Services purchased a new position in UBS Group in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC grew its stake in UBS Group by 595.6% in the 3rd quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 2,706 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $30,000 after buying an additional 2,317 shares in the last quarter. Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC purchased a new position in UBS Group in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $64,000. JBF Capital Inc. purchased a new position in UBS Group in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $52,000. Finally, Graves Light Private Wealth Management Inc. purchased a new position in UBS Group in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $67,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 30.57% of the company’s stock.

UBS Group Company Profile

UBS Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial advice and solutions to private, institutional and corporate client worldwide. It operates through four divisions: Global Wealth Management, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management, and Investment Bank. The Global Wealth Management division offers investment advisory and solutions to private clients, and high and ultra high net worth clients.

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