JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms Buy Rating for UBS Group (UBS)

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated their buy rating on shares of UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning.

UBS has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded UBS Group from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, August 6th. ValuEngine upgraded UBS Group from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, July 25th. Finally, Societe Generale upgraded UBS Group from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, July 25th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $22.00.

NYSE:UBS opened at $15.80 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.71, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a current ratio of 0.89. UBS Group has a 52 week low of $14.89 and a 52 week high of $20.89. The stock has a market cap of $60.36 billion, a PE ratio of 14.77 and a beta of 1.28.

UBS Group (NYSE:UBS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 23rd. The bank reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. UBS Group had a return on equity of 9.45% and a net margin of 4.08%. The company had revenue of $7.70 billion for the quarter. analysts expect that UBS Group will post 1.51 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in UBS Group in the 2nd quarter worth about $444,000. Fiera Capital Corp acquired a new stake in UBS Group in the 1st quarter worth about $177,000. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC acquired a new stake in UBS Group in the 1st quarter worth about $199,000. Arete Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in UBS Group in the 1st quarter worth about $199,000. Finally, Advisor Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of UBS Group during the 1st quarter worth approximately $201,000. Institutional investors own 31.94% of the company’s stock.

About UBS Group

UBS Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial advice and solutions worldwide. It operates through five divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management, and Investment Bank. The Wealth Management division offers advisory and financial services to wealthy private clients.

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