News articles about Banco Santander Brasil SA (NYSE:BSBR) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One Sentiment Analysis. The research group, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Banco Santander Brasil SA earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Alpha One’s scale. Alpha One also gave news articles about the bank an impact score of 50 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the near future.
A number of analysts recently commented on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised Banco Santander Brasil SA from an “underweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and increased their price objective for the company from $6.00 to $7.50 in a research note on Friday, May 19th. Credit Suisse Group raised Banco Santander Brasil SA from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Banco Santander Brasil SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. Bank of America Corporation raised Banco Santander Brasil SA from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and increased their price objective for the company from $18.00 to $29.00 in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc raised Banco Santander Brasil SA from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.22.
Shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA (NYSE:BSBR) traded up 0.54% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $7.47. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,187,899 shares. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $8.08 and its 200-day moving average is $9.03. Banco Santander Brasil SA has a 52-week low of $5.00 and a 52-week high of $11.75. The company has a market capitalization of $28.09 billion and a PE ratio of 12.21.
The business also recently announced a special dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 8th were issued a $0.035 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 4th.
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About Banco Santander Brasil SA
Banco Santander (Brasil) SA (the Bank) is indirectly controlled by Banco Santander, SA, and is an institution of the Financial and Prudential Group. The Bank operates through two segments, Commercial Banking and Global Wholesale Banking. The Company conducts its operations by means of portfolios such as commercial, investment, lending and financing, mortgage lending, leasing, credit card operations and foreign exchange.
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