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NYSE:SCHW

Charles Schwab (SCHW) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$66.78
+1.13 (+1.72%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$65.87
$66.84
50-Day Range
$61.86
$69.56
52-Week Range
$45.00
$78.18
Volume
8.48 million shs
Average Volume
6.26 million shs
Market Capitalization
$118.43 billion
P/E Ratio
26.29
Dividend Yield
1.50%
Price Target
$69.92

Charles Schwab MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
4.7% Upside
$69.92 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.93% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.44
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.59mentions of Charles Schwab in the last 14 days
Based on 17 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$10.23 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
33.23%
From $3.34 to $4.45 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.67 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

114th out of 866 stocks

Security Brokers & Dealers Industry

6th out of 26 stocks


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About Charles Schwab Stock (NYSE:SCHW)

The Charles Schwab Corporation is a financial services company that offers a wide range of investment services, including brokerage, banking, and financial advisory services. Founded in 1971 and headquartered in Westlake, Texas, the company operates through two main segments: Investor Services and Advisor Services. The Investor Services segment offers individual investors retail brokerage and banking services, while the Advisor Services segment provides custodial, trading, and support services to independent investment advisors. In 2020, the company completed its acquisition of TD Ameritrade, further expanding its client base and offerings.

Charles Schwab Corporation's management team is led by Walt Bettinger, who has been the company's President and Chief Executive Officer since 2008. Mr. Bettinger joined the company in 1995 and has held various leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer and Head of Schwab Institutional. 

Over the past few years, Charles Schwab Corporation has experienced steady growth in its key financial metrics. It is reporting increased revenue and increased profit margin. Charles Schwab Corporation's valuation metrics are generally in line with industry peers. The company's price-to-earnings ratio is slightly lower than the industry average, and the company's price-to-book ratio is also somewhat lower than the industry average. Charles Schwab Corporation's stock has generally performed well over the past few years, with some fluctuations in response to broader market conditions and regulatory changes. The company's stock price has outperformed the S&P 500 for several years. The company has also experienced increases in trading volume in response to changes in market conditions and regulatory changes.

Charles Schwab Corporation operates in the financial services industry, which has experienced significant growth and transformation over the past few years. The industry has been impacted by a range of factors, including advances in technology, changing consumer preferences, and regulatory changes. Charles Schwab Corporation competes with other financial services firms, including traditional brokerage firms, online investment platforms, and banks.

Charles Schwab Corporation has a range of potential growth opportunities, including expanding its offerings to meet the evolving needs of its clients. The company has been investing in technology and digital platforms to improve its services and attract new clients. In addition, the company's acquisition of TD Ameritrade has provided new opportunities for growth and expansion. The company also focuses on expanding its international presence and exploring new markets.

Charles Schwab Corporation faces a range of potential risks and challenges, including changes in regulatory and political environments that may impact the company's operations and profitability. The financial services industry is subject to a wide range of regulations, and changes in these regulations could significantly impact the company's operations. In addition, the industry is subject to intense competition, which could affect the company's ability to attract and retain clients.

Another potential risk is the impact of market volatility on the company's operations. Charles Schwab Corporation generates a significant portion of its revenue from commissions and fees, which are impacted by changes in market conditions. In periods of market volatility, clients may reduce their trading activity, which could affect the company's revenue and profitability.

The company also faces risks related to data security and privacy. The company collects and stores sensitive financial and personal information on its clients. Any breach of this data could significantly impact the company's reputation and financial performance.

To address these risks and challenges, Charles Schwab Corporation is focused on maintaining a robust regulatory compliance program and investing in data security and privacy measures. The company is also focused on diversifying its revenue streams and expanding its offerings to meet the evolving needs of its clients.

SCHW Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/17/2024
Ex-Dividend for 2/23 Dividend
2/08/2024
Dividend Payable
2/23/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/15/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Security brokers & dealers
Sub-Industry
Investment Banking & Brokerage
CUSIP
80851310
Employees
35,300
Year Founded
1986

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$69.92
High Stock Price Target
$85.00
Low Stock Price Target
$52.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+4.7%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$5.07 billion
Pretax Margin
33.86%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$18.84 billion
Cash Flow
$4.80 per share
Book Value
$17.91 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,773,470,000
Free Float
1,656,426,000
Market Cap
$118.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.99

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SCHW Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Charles Schwab stock right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Charles Schwab in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" SCHW shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SCHW, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Charles Schwab's stock price target for 2024?

15 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Charles Schwab's stock. Their SCHW share price targets range from $52.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $69.92 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have SCHW shares performed in 2024?

Charles Schwab's stock was trading at $68.80 at the start of the year. Since then, SCHW shares have decreased by 2.9% and is now trading at $66.78.
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Are investors shorting Charles Schwab?

Charles Schwab saw a decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 17,980,000 shares, a decrease of 10.4% from the January 15th total of 20,070,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,380,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Charles Schwab's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 15th 2024.
View our SCHW earnings forecast
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How were Charles Schwab's earnings last quarter?

The Charles Schwab Co. (NYSE:SCHW) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 17th. The financial services provider reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.64 by $0.04. The financial services provider earned $4.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.49 billion. Charles Schwab had a net margin of 26.90% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.33%. The company's revenue was down 18.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.07 EPS.

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

Charles Schwab announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 9th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, February 23rd. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 8th.
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Is Charles Schwab a good dividend stock?

Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.52%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 39.37%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SCHW will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.47% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for SCHW.

What is Walt Bettinger II's approval rating as Charles Schwab's CEO?

1,585 employees have rated Charles Schwab Chief Executive Officer Walt Bettinger II on Glassdoor.com. Walt Bettinger II has an approval rating of 90% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Charles Schwab own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Charles Schwab investors own include Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Endologix (ELGX), Micron Technology (MU), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Accenture (ACN) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Charles Schwab's major shareholders?

Charles Schwab's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.77%), Dodge & Cox (4.88%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.91%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.75%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.05%) and Flossbach Von Storch AG (0.97%). Insiders that own company stock include Bernard J Clark, Carolyn Schwab-Pomerantz, Charles A Ruffel, Charles R Schwab, Christopher V Dodds, Frank C Herringer, Joan Dea, Jonathan M Craig, Jonathan M Craig, Joseph R Martinetto, Marianne Catherine Brown, Mark A Goldfarb, Nigel J Murtagh, Nigel J Murtagh, Paula A Sneed, Peter B Crawford, Peter J Morgan III, Peter J Morgan III, Richard A Wurster, Todd M Ricketts, Walter W Bettinger, Walter W Bettinger and William S Haraf.
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How do I buy shares of Charles Schwab?

Shares of SCHW stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Charles Schwab have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Charles Schwab: Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., Charles Schwab Bank SSB, Charles Schwab Futures and Forex LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Charles Schwab Premier Bank SSB, Charles Schwab Trust Bank, Compliance 11, CyberTrader, Motif, OptionsXpress, Schwab Holdings Inc., Schwab Private Client Investment Advisory Inc., Schwab Retirement Plan Services Inc., SoundView Technology Group Inc, TD Ameritrade, TD Ameritrade Clearing Inc., TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation, TD Ameritrade Inc., TD Ameritrade Investment Management LLC, TD Ameritrade Online Holdings Corp., The 401(k) Company, The Hampton Co, ThomasPartners Investment Management, USAA-IMCO, and Windhaven Investment Management Inc.
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This page (NYSE:SCHW) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff