SLM Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:SLM)

$9.64
+0.02 (+0.21 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$9.57
Now: $9.64
$9.7550
50-Day Range
$7.83
MA: $8.61
$9.70
52-Week Range
$7.76
Now: $9.64
$12.09
Volume4.76 million shs
Average Volume3.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.11 billion
P/E Ratio9.01
Dividend Yield1.25%
Beta1.45
SLM Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a saving, planning, and paying for college company in the United States. The company originates and services private education loans to students or their families. It also offers retail deposit accounts, including certificates of deposit, money market deposit accounts, and high yield savings accounts; omnibus accounts; and a consumer savings network that provides financial rewards on everyday purchases to help families save for college. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal credit institutions
Sub-IndustryConsumer Finance
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SLM
CUSIP78442P10
Phone302-451-0200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.88 billion
Cash Flow$1.2126 per share
Book Value$5.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$487.48 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,700
Market Cap$4.11 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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SLM (NASDAQ:SLM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SLM's stock symbol?

SLM trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SLM."

How often does SLM pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SLM?

SLM announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Monday, September 16th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.24%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 5th. View SLM's Dividend History.

How were SLM's earnings last quarter?

SLM Corp (NASDAQ:SLM) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 24th. The credit services provider reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.01. The credit services provider had revenue of $396.87 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $401.69 million. SLM had a net margin of 26.18% and a return on equity of 20.44%. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.25 earnings per share. View SLM's Earnings History.

When is SLM's next earnings date?

SLM is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SLM.

What guidance has SLM issued on next quarter's earnings?

SLM issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.21-1.23 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.26.

What price target have analysts set for SLM?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for SLM's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $16.00. On average, they anticipate SLM's share price to reach $13.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 39.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SLM.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SLM?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SLM in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SLM.

Has SLM been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about SLM stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SLM earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the credit services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for SLM.

Who are some of SLM's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SLM own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SLM investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Gran Tierra Energy (GTE), Transocean (RIG) and Precision Drilling (PD).

Who are SLM's key executives?

SLM's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Raymond J. Quinlan, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Steven J. McGarry, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Paul F. Thome, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 68)
  • Mr. Nicolas Jafarieh, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 44)
  • Mr. Jeffrey F. Dale, Chief Risk Officer & Sr. VP (Age 57)

Who are SLM's major shareholders?

SLM's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.63%), BlackRock Inc. (9.62%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (6.83%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (6.83%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.26%) and Boston Partners (4.75%). Company insiders that own SLM stock include Earl A Goode, Frank C Puleo, Jed H Pitcher, Jeffrey Dale, Jonathan Boyles, Laurent Charles Lutz, Nicolas Jafarieh, Paul F Thome, Raymond J Quinlan and Steven Mcgarry. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SLM.

Which institutional investors are selling SLM stock?

SLM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC and Invesco Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold SLM company stock in the last year include Jed H Pitcher, Jonathan Boyles and Paul F Thome. View Insider Buying and Selling for SLM.

Which institutional investors are buying SLM stock?

SLM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bayview Asset Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Point72 Asset Management L.P., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Boston Partners and Natixis. View Insider Buying and Selling for SLM.

How do I buy shares of SLM?

Shares of SLM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SLM's stock price today?

One share of SLM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.64.

How big of a company is SLM?

SLM has a market capitalization of $4.11 billion and generates $1.88 billion in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $487.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.07 on an earnings per share basis. SLM employs 1,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About SLM.

What is SLM's official website?

The official website for SLM is http://www.salliemae.com/.

How can I contact SLM?

SLM's mailing address is 300 CONTINENTAL DRIVE, NEWARK DE, 19713. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at 302-451-0200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for SLM (NASDAQ SLM)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  407 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  281 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  688
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SLM and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SLM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SLM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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