Spanish bank Banco Santander's attributable profit rose by 10 percent in the first quarter of the year compared with the same period of last year to 2.05 billion euros (2.50 billion US dollars), the bank reported on Tuesday.More news: Lexus ES Makes Double Debut in Palos Verdes and Beijing
Analysts expect Banco Santander (NYSE:Brasil S) to report $0.19 EPS on April, 25.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 18.75 % from last quarter's $0.16 EPS. Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk. Masters Capital Management LLC now owns 6,000,000 shares of the bank's stock valued at $39,240,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000,000 shares during the period.More news: New form of DNA in human cells identified
Santander said the United Kingdom business, while growing customers, was suffering the effects of the slower economy and weak interest rate environment with fee income falling 2% on the first quarter 2017. Santander Group has a 1 year low of $6.29 and a 1 year high of $7.57. The company has a current ratio of 1.36, a quick ratio of 1.36 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.82.More news: Texas Man Sentence to Fifty Years in Prison For Stealing Fajitas
Banco Santander, S.A.'s stock is facing various challenges, but there is also a lot of space for achieving higher profits. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $13.07. Look at its top three institutional owners. Ticker's shares touched $11.3 during the last trading session after 0.35% change.Banco Santander has volume of 779,265 shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $8.50 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. 2 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. Tupperware Brands Corporation is given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 4 holds. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 0.94% and 1.35%. Tupperware Brands Corporation dipped to as low as $42.23 throughout the day and has returned -32.38% in this year. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $7.37 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.92, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $19.91, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 0.34.