Jefferies Group assumed coverage on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (NASDAQ:BBVA) in a research note issued on Friday. The firm set a “buy” rating on the stock.

BBVA has been the subject of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 26th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. HSBC reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA in a research note on Thursday, September 15th. Finally, Barclays PLC upgraded shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 6th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $7.00.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA (NASDAQ:BBVA) traded down 1.29% on Friday, hitting $6.11. 474,580 shares of the stock traded hands. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA has a 1-year low of $5.14 and a 1-year high of $9.20. The company has a market cap of $39.42 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.97. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $6.01 and a 200 day moving average price of $6.26.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 31st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 4th will be paid a $0.072 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 30th.

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