Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (BME:BBVA) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the seventeen research firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is €6.99 ($8.12).

BBVA has been the topic of a number of research reports. Goldman Sachs Group set a €7.60 ($8.84) target price on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. UBS Group set a €8.40 ($9.77) target price on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 18th. Jefferies Financial Group set a €7.30 ($8.49) target price on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, July 27th. Deutsche Bank set a €7.50 ($8.72) target price on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 23rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada set a €7.20 ($8.37) target price on shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 13th.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria stock traded up €0.12 ($0.14) during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching €6.65 ($7.73). 49,660,000 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 23,350,000. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria has a fifty-two week low of €6.51 ($7.57) and a fifty-two week high of €7.93 ($9.22).

About Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, SA, together with its subsidiaries, provides retail and wholesale banking, asset management, and private banking services. The company accepts various deposits, such as current and savings accounts, fixed-term deposits, subordinated deposits, and other accounts. It also offers loan products; and foreclosed real-estate assets from residential mortgages and developers, as well as lending to developers.

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