For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of Citigroup is at profit of 4,88 dollars. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 9,07.
The consensus of the dividends per share is at 37 cents.Consequently the dividend return is around 0,84 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,21 percent.
The stocks Van Lanschot NV , Kas Bank and Citigroup in the sector The banking sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the banking sector were provided by Nomura Securities (buy, 62,00 dollars), Oppenheimer & Co (buy, 67,00 dollars) and BMO Capital Markets (buy, 61,00 dollars).
Citigroup 's book value/price equals 1,60. The banking sector now trades at a Shiller PE of 1.12. The stock now trades at 44,25 dollars. This equals 20 times the 2014's earnings per share.