Press coverage about Banco Santander-Chile (NYSE:BSAC) has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Banco Santander-Chile earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the bank an impact score of 45.9665021520666 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Several research firms have recently commented on BSAC. Scotia Howard Weill cut Banco Santander-Chile from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 24th. BidaskClub cut Banco Santander-Chile from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, November 5th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Banco Santander-Chile from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Finally, Citigroup cut Banco Santander-Chile from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. Banco Santander-Chile presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $28.00.

Banco Santander-Chile (NYSE:BSAC) traded up $0.03 during trading on Friday, hitting $31.27. The stock had a trading volume of 726,527 shares, compared to its average volume of 641,017. Banco Santander-Chile has a twelve month low of $21.21 and a twelve month high of $32.29. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.75, a current ratio of 1.69 and a quick ratio of 1.69. The stock has a market capitalization of $14,731.77, a PE ratio of 17.87, a PEG ratio of 1.56 and a beta of 0.69.

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Banco Santander-Chile Company Profile

Banco Santander-Chile (the Bank), formerly Banco Santander Chile, is a Chilean bank. The Bank’s segments include Retail banking, Middle-market, Global Corporate Banking and Corporate Activities (Other). The Retail Banking segment consists of individuals and small to middle-sized entities (SMEs). The Middle-market segment serves companies and large corporations.

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