Journey Strategic Wealth LLC Purchases Shares of 15,106 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (NYSE:BBVA)

Journey Strategic Wealth LLC purchased a new stake in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (NYSE:BBVAFree Report) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 15,106 shares of the bank’s stock, valued at approximately $138,000.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in BBVA. Franklin Resources Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 1.0% during the 4th quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 176,047 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,604,000 after buying an additional 1,658 shares during the last quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 5.6% during the 4th quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 70,973 shares of the bank’s stock worth $647,000 after buying an additional 3,779 shares during the last quarter. Capital Wealth Planning LLC lifted its stake in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 82.4% during the 4th quarter. Capital Wealth Planning LLC now owns 332,450 shares of the bank’s stock worth $3,029,000 after buying an additional 150,191 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 11.2% during the 4th quarter. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC now owns 186,276 shares of the bank’s stock worth $1,697,000 after buying an additional 18,718 shares during the last quarter. Finally, D Orazio & Associates Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria by 38.5% during the 4th quarter. D Orazio & Associates Inc. now owns 35,882 shares of the bank’s stock worth $327,000 after buying an additional 9,966 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 2.96% of the company’s stock.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Stock Performance

NYSE:BBVA traded up $0.02 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $10.89. 2,315,532 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,644,331. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. has a one year low of $6.47 and a one year high of $12.20. The firm has a market capitalization of $64.96 billion, a PE ratio of 7.39, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.56 and a beta of 1.33. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $11.17 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $9.98.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (NYSE:BBVAGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 29th. The bank reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.35 by $0.05. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria had a net margin of 26.90% and a return on equity of 15.34%. The business had revenue of $8.92 billion for the quarter. As a group, equities research analysts forecast that Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. will post 1.55 EPS for the current year.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Increases Dividend

The company also recently announced a semi-annual dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 25th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 9th were issued a $0.1695 dividend. This is a positive change from Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria’s previous semi-annual dividend of $0.17. This represents a yield of 4.3%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, April 8th. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 46.26%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Separately, Barclays cut shares of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Monday, March 25th.

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Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Profile

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Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, SA provides retail banking, wholesale banking, and asset management services in the United States, Spain, Mexico, Turkey, South America, and internationally. The company offers savings account, demand deposits, and time deposits; and loan products, such as residential mortgages, other households, credit card loans, loans to enterprises and public sector, as well as consumer finance.

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