Quest Capital Management Inc. ADV lowered its holdings in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (NYSE:BBVA) by 99.0% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 17,355 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 1,735,500 shares during the period. Quest Capital Management Inc. ADV’s holdings in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria were worth $96,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Evolution Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria during the 2nd quarter valued at $25,000. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 173.7% during the 1st quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 4,609 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $26,000 after purchasing an additional 2,925 shares during the last quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 259.3% in the 1st quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 8,121 shares of the bank’s stock worth $47,000 after acquiring an additional 5,861 shares during the last quarter. Lindbrook Capital LLC grew its holdings in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 30.8% in the 2nd quarter. Lindbrook Capital LLC now owns 9,146 shares of the bank’s stock worth $50,000 after acquiring an additional 2,156 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Boston Private Wealth LLC bought a new stake in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria in the 2nd quarter worth $57,000. 2.75% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria stock traded up $0.07 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $4.69. The stock had a trading volume of 97,209 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,669,859. The stock has a market cap of $31.37 billion, a PE ratio of 5.35, a PEG ratio of 2.87 and a beta of 0.98. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA has a 52 week low of $4.62 and a 52 week high of $6.78. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $5.22 and a 200-day simple moving average of $5.70.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (NYSE:BBVA) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 31st. The bank reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $6.65 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.58 billion. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria had a net margin of 23.08% and a return on equity of 9.62%. Research analysts predict that Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA will post 0.72 EPS for the current year.

A number of brokerages have issued reports on BBVA. Societe Generale lowered shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 26th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, August 5th. Credit Suisse Group lowered shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 12th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $6.75.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Company Profile

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, 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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