Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the fifteen analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have issued a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $6.94.

Several research analysts have commented on DB shares. UBS Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Deutsche Bank in a report on Tuesday, October 15th. DZ Bank reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Deutsche Bank in a research note on Wednesday, December 11th.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Deutsche Bank by 2.5% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 61,242,713 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $467,281,000 after purchasing an additional 1,475,458 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its stake in shares of Deutsche Bank by 5.0% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 4,893,806 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $37,357,000 after purchasing an additional 233,519 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley lifted its stake in shares of Deutsche Bank by 150.8% in the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 3,555,737 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $27,130,000 after purchasing an additional 2,137,738 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its stake in shares of Deutsche Bank by 46.5% in the 3rd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 2,602,948 shares of the bank’s stock valued at $19,522,000 after purchasing an additional 826,564 shares during the period. Finally, Jane Street Group LLC raised its stake in Deutsche Bank by 400.1% during the 2nd quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 1,014,601 shares of the bank’s stock worth $7,742,000 after buying an additional 811,702 shares during the period. 21.74% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

DB traded up $0.06 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $8.54. 47,959 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,797,005. The firm has a market capitalization of $17.53 billion, a P/E ratio of -856.00 and a beta of 1.57. Deutsche Bank has a 1-year low of $6.44 and a 1-year high of $9.47. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $7.69 and its 200-day moving average price is $7.61. The company has a quick ratio of 0.72, a current ratio of 1.14 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.27.

Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 30th. The bank reported ($0.46) EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $5.85 billion for the quarter. Deutsche Bank had a negative return on equity of 6.33% and a negative net margin of 11.99%. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Deutsche Bank will post -0.2 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Deutsche Bank Company Profile

Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft provides investment, financial, and related products and services to private individuals, corporate entities, and institutional clients worldwide. It operates through three segments: Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB), Private & Commercial Bank (PCB), and Deutsche Asset Management.

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