Royal Bank of Canada (RY) : Baskin Financial Services scooped up 7,425 additional shares in Royal Bank of Canada during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 61,384 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $3,700,841.Royal Bank of Canada makes up approximately 1.00% of Baskin Financial Services’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cidel Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in RY by selling 157,968 shares or 6.7% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,200,352 shares of RY which is valued at $132,659,222. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 7.48% of Cidel Asset Management Inc’s portfolio. Huntington National Bank sold out all of its stake in RY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 3,884 shares of RY which is valued $233,700.Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd boosted its stake in RY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,500 additional shares and now holds a total of 449,339 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $27,427,653. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 0.45% of Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd’s portfolio.Next Financial Group Inc boosted its stake in RY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 736 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,030 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $61,141. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 0.02% of Next Financial Group Inc’s portfolio.Beutel Goodman Co Ltd. boosted its stake in RY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 963,498 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,009,864 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $1,128,425,527. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 11.38% of Beutel Goodman Co Ltd.’s portfolio.
Royal Bank of Canada opened for trading at $60.48 and hit $60.79 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $60.69, with a gain of 0.63% or 0.38 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 9,05,092 shares. Company has a market cap of $90,320 M.
On the company’s financial health, Royal Bank of Canada reported $1.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on May 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.64. The company had revenue of $9526.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $9510.53 million. The company’s revenue was up 7.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.68 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Royal Bank of Canada. Royal Bank of Canada was Resumed by BofA/Merrill to “Underperform” on Jul 12, 2016.
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is a diversified financial services company. The Company provides personal and commercial banking wealth management services insurance investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. It operates in five segments: Personal & Commercial Banking which operates comprises its personal and business banking operations as well as its auto financing and retail investment businesses; Wealth Management which comprises Canadian Wealth Management United States and International Wealth Management and Global Asset Management (GAM); Insurance which operates under two business lines: Canadian Insurance and International Insurance; Investor & Treasury Services which is a provider of asset servicing custody payments and treasury services and Capital Markets which comprises two business lines: Corporate and Investment Banking and Global Markets. It operates in three geographic segments: Canada United States and Other International.