UBS Group set a GBX 85 ($1.17) price target on Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) in a report issued on Monday morning, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a buy rating on the financial services provider’s stock.

A number of other research analysts have also commented on LLOY. Deutsche Bank upped their price target on Lloyds Banking Group from GBX 73 ($1.01) to GBX 77 ($1.06) and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Societe Generale reiterated a buy rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 80 ($1.11) price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, S&P Global set a GBX 77 ($1.06) price target on Lloyds Banking Group and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Lloyds Banking Group presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 76.08 ($1.05).

Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) opened at GBX 66.65 ($0.92) on Monday. Lloyds Banking Group has a 1-year low of GBX 61.81 ($0.85) and a 1-year high of GBX 73.58 ($1.02). The company has a market capitalization of $48,030.00 and a P/E ratio of 1,666.25.

In other news, insider Antonio Horta-Osorio acquired 4,747 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 13th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 67 ($0.93) per share, for a total transaction of £3,180.49 ($4,394.16). Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 5,378 shares of company stock worth $360,732.

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About Lloyds Banking Group

Lloyds Banking Group plc is a provider of financial services to individual and business customers in the United Kingdom. The Company’s main business activities are retail and commercial banking, general insurance, and long-term savings, protection and investment. The Company’s segments are Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance, Insurance and Other.

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