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TMCNet:  Barclays Up 71.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (BCS)

[January 11, 2013]

Barclays Up 71.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (BCS)

Jan 11, 2013 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Barclays (NYSE:BCS) on August 9th, 2012 at $11.21. In approximately 5 months, Barclays has returned 71.28% as of today's recent price of $19.20.

Barclays share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $19.31 and a 52-week low of $9.23 and are now trading 108% above that low price at $19.20 per share. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.46% higher and 1.88% higher over the past week, respectively.

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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