Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE:RBS) shares traded down 2% during trading on Friday . The stock traded as low as $4.95 and last traded at $4.96, with a volume of 1,340,491 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $5.06.

Several research analysts have commented on the stock. Wunderlich downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $67.50 price objective for the company. in a research report on Thursday, April 21st. Bank of America Corp. downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from an “outperform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Societe Generale downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, Vetr downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $5.76 price objective for the company. in a research report on Wednesday. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $26.61.

The company’s market capitalization is $28.95 billion. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $5.62 and its 200-day moving average price is $6.56.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC stock. Comerica Bank raised its stake in Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE:RBS) by 86.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 314,935 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 145,692 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC were worth $2,570,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS) is a banking and financial services company. The Company provides financial products and services to personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers, through its subsidiaries, The Royal Bank of Scotland and National Westminster Bank Plc (NatWest), as well as through other brands, including Ulster Bank and Coutts.

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