Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC (NYSE:RBS)’s share price gapped up before the market opened on Wednesday . The stock had previously closed at $5.18, but opened at $5.19. Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC shares last traded at $5.25, with a volume of 1,005,192 shares trading hands.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “underweight” rating on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Macquarie downgraded shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, August 8th. 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 report on Wednesday, July 20th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $26.61.

The company’s market cap is $30.51 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $4.91 and a 200-day moving average of $6.11.

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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