Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (BME:BBVA) has been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the seventeen research firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €6.99 ($8.12).

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on BBVA shares. Royal Bank of Canada set a €7.30 ($8.49) price objective on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 17th. Goldman Sachs Group set a €7.60 ($8.84) price objective on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €8.85 ($10.29) price objective on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 27th. Credit Suisse Group set a €6.50 ($7.56) price objective on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 28th. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a €6.70 ($7.79) price objective on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, September 10th.

BME:BBVA traded up €0.12 ($0.14) during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching €6.65 ($7.73). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 49,660,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 23,350,000. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria has a 1 year low of €6.51 ($7.57) and a 1 year high of €7.93 ($9.22).

About Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, SA, together with its subsidiaries, provides retail and wholesale banking, asset management, and private banking services. The company accepts various deposits, such as current and savings accounts, fixed-term deposits, subordinated deposits, and other accounts. It also offers loan products; and foreclosed real-estate assets from residential mortgages and developers, as well as lending to developers.

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