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Is the Barclays share price cheap?

Jack Brumby

Barclays (LON:BARCis a large cap in the Banks industry.The Company, through its subsidiaries, is a transatlantic consumer and wholesale bank with global reach offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, anchored in the Company’s two home markets of the United Kingdom and the United States

Right now the Barclays share price displays favourable value traits, as evidenced by its Value Rank of 94. Let's explore this in more detail.


Breaking down Barclays's Value Rank

We can see by using Barclays’s StockReport that the group has a:

  • Rolling price to book value of 0.26,
  • Trailing twelve month price to earnings ratio of 4.19
  • Rolling dividend yield of 9.52%
  • Trailing twelve-month price to sales ratio of 0.69

This combination of financial traits suggests that Barclays stock might be good value at current levels, although further research is required if this is to be confirmed.

Studies indicate that combining factors such as Value, Quality and Momentum is a more effective way of outperforming the market over longer time frames. That's why we have constructed our StockReports to give an instant impression of how well exposed Barclays (LON:BARC) is to these three factors. We go into greater detail on factor investing in this video

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