UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS)’s share price reached a new 52-week low during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as low as $12.57 and last traded at $12.71, with a volume of 270444 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $13.21.
Several equities analysts have recently commented on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of UBS Group in a research report on Tuesday, September 4th. ValuEngine raised UBS Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 4th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded UBS Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 4th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. UBS Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $22.00.
The company has a quick ratio of 0.92, a current ratio of 0.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.62. The stock has a market cap of $49.53 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.75 and a beta of 1.30.
UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 25th. The bank reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter. UBS Group had a return on equity of 10.19% and a net margin of 5.02%. The company had revenue of $6.55 billion for the quarter. On average, equities research analysts predict that UBS Group AG will post 1.37 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. TRUE Private Wealth Advisors bought a new stake in shares of UBS Group in the third quarter valued at approximately $107,000. Lourd Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of UBS Group in the third quarter valued at approximately $172,000. Rhumbline Advisers bought a new stake in shares of UBS Group in the third quarter valued at approximately $196,000. MML Investors Services LLC bought a new stake in shares of UBS Group in the third quarter valued at approximately $210,000. Finally, Stephens Inc. AR bought a new stake in shares of UBS Group in the second quarter valued at approximately $231,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 35.03% of the company’s stock.
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UBS Group Company Profile (NYSE:UBS)
UBS Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial advice and solutions worldwide. It operates through five divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management, and Investment Bank. The Wealth Management division offers advisory and financial services to wealthy private clients.
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