Shares of Barclays PLC (ADR) (NYSE:BCS) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.17 points or -1.85% at $9.01 with 11.05 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $9.02, the shares hit an intraday low of $8.95 and an intraday high of $9.08 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $37.57 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 16.91 billion shares.
Barclays PLC (ADR) (BCS) provides various financial products and services worldwide. The company offers personal and corporate banking, mortgage, and wealth and investment management services to individuals and businesses; and retail and business banking, cards, corporate and investment banking, and wealth management and insurance services. It also provides brokerage and risk management services across various asset classes, including equity and fixed income, currency, and commodity products; strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and strategic risk management solutions; and multi-asset class and macro-economic research services, as well as offers credit cards and wholesale banking. The company was formerly known as Barclays Bank Limited and changed its name to Barclays PLC in January 1985. Barclays PLC was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (ADR) (NYSE:LYG) ended Tuesday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.07 points or -2.25% at $3.04 with 3.58 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $3.07, the shares hit an intraday low of $3.01 and an intraday high of $3.07 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $51.71 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 71.37 billion shares.
Lloyds Banking Group PLC (ADR) (LYG) provides financial services to individual and business customers in the United Kingdom but also overseas. The Company’s business activities include retail and commercial banking, long-term savings, protection and investment. It operates through its segments, including Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance and Insurance. Its Retail segment provides banking, mortgages and other financial services to personal and small business customers in the United Kingdom. Its Commercial Banking segment provides banking and related services to business clients, from small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) to large corporates. Its Consumer Finance segment provides a range of products, including motor finance, credit cards, and European mortgages and deposit taking. Its Insurance segment provides long-term savings, protection and investment products, as well as general insurance products in the United Kingdom.