Royal Bank of Canada (RY) reported quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, Aug-24-2016. The company said it had a profit of $1.72 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.02. Analysts had a consensus of $1.70. Analysts expectations of $9776.41 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.66 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 opened for trading at $62.99 and hit $63.78 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $63.6, with a gain of 1.66% or 1.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 16,12,510 shares. Company has a market cap of $94,651 M.
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.