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TMCNet:  Shares of BCS Up 41.7% Since Uptrend Call on Shares

[November 21, 2012]

Shares of BCS Up 41.7% Since Uptrend Call on Shares

Nov 21, 2012 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Barclays (NYSE:BCS) on August 9th, 2012 at $11.21. In approximately 3 months, Barclays has returned 41.66% as of today's recent price of $15.88.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Barclays have traded between a low of $9.20 and a high of $16.41 and are now at $15.88, which is 73% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.3% while the 50-day MA has advanced 1.3%.

Barclays PLC offers commercial and investment banking, insurance, financial, asset management and related services. The Company's subsidiary, Barclays Bank plc, operates over 2,000 branches in the United Kingdom and around 900 branches overseas. In all, Barclays Bank operates branches in over 60 countries.

SmarTrend will continue to scan these moving averages and a number of other proprietary indicators for any shifts in the trajectory of Barclays shares.Log in and add Barclays (BCS) to your watchlist today so you can receive a real-time alert when the shares are about to change trend.

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