NYSE:SCHW - Charles Schwab Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $41.19 -0.24 (-0.58 %) (As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$41.19Today's Range$40.43 - $41.905052-Week Range$40.08 - $60.22Volume7.75 million shsAverage Volume8.50 million shsMarket Capitalization$55.63 billionP/E Ratio18.39Dividend Yield1.26%Beta1.45 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Charles Schwab Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides wealth management, securities brokerage, banking, asset management, custody, and financial advisory services. The company operates through two segments, Investor Services and Advisor Services. The Investor Services segment provides retail brokerage and banking services, retirement plan services, and other corporate brokerage services; equity compensation plan sponsors full-service recordkeeping for stock plans, stock options, restricted stock, performance shares, and stock appreciation rights; and retail investor, retirement plan, and mutual fund clearing services. The Advisor Services segment provides custodial, trading, and support services; and retirement business and corporate brokerage retirement services. This segment provides brokerage accounts with cash management capabilities; third-party mutual funds, as well as proprietary mutual funds, plus mutual fund trading, and clearing services to broker-dealers; and exchange-traded funds (ETFs), including proprietary and third-party ETFs. It also offers advice solutions, such as managed portfolios of proprietary and third-party mutual funds and ETFs, separately managed accounts, customized personal advice for tailored portfolios, and specialized planning and portfolio management. In addition, this segment provides banking products and services, including checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit, first lien residential real estate mortgage loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, and pledged asset lines; and trust services comprising trust custody services, personal trust reporting services, and administrative trustee services. The company serves individuals and institutional clients in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, England, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Australia. The Charles Schwab Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Security brokers & dealers Sub-IndustryInvestment Banking & Brokerage SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:SCHW Previous Symbol CUSIP80851310 Webwww.aboutschwab.com Phone415-667-7000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32 Current Ratio0.29 Quick Ratio0.29 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.39 Forward P/E Ratio16.88 P/E Growth1.04 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$8.62 billion Price / Sales6.45 Cash Flow$2.2459 per share Price / Cash Flow18.34 Book Value$11.73 per share Price / Book3.51 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.64 Net Income$2.35 billion Net Margins32.65% Return on Equity19.02% Return on Assets1.25% Miscellaneous Employees17,600 Outstanding Shares1,350,450,000Market Cap$55.63 billion OptionableOptionable Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) Frequently Asked Questions What is Charles Schwab's stock symbol? Charles Schwab trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCHW." How often does Charles Schwab pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Charles Schwab? Charles Schwab announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 25th. Investors of record on Friday, November 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Friday, November 23rd. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. View Charles Schwab's Dividend History. How will Charles Schwab's stock buyback program work? Charles Schwab announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Thursday, October 25th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 1.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Charles Schwab's earnings last quarter? Charles Schwab Co. (NYSE:SCHW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 15th. The financial services provider reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65. The financial services provider earned $2.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.58 billion. Charles Schwab had a return on equity of 19.02% and a net margin of 32.65%. Charles Schwab's revenue was up 19.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.42 earnings per share. View Charles Schwab's Earnings History. When is Charles Schwab's next earnings date? Charles Schwab is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Charles Schwab. What price target have analysts set for SCHW? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Charles Schwab's shares. Their forecasts range from $44.08 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Charles Schwab's stock price to reach $57.0720 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Charles Schwab. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Charles Schwab? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Charles Schwab in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Charles Schwab. Has Charles Schwab been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about SCHW stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Charles Schwab earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Charles Schwab? Charles Schwab saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 19,936,456 shares, an increase of 31.6% from the October 31st total of 15,150,476 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,417,817 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Charles Schwab's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Charles Schwab's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Charles Schwab include Morgan Stanley (MS), Goldman Sachs Group (GS), BlackRock (BLK), Credit Suisse Group (CS), TD Ameritrade (AMTD), Nomura (NMR), Raymond James (RJF), MarketAxess (MKTX), SEI Investments (SEIC), Virtu Financial (VIRT), Stifel Financial (SF), Navient (NAVI), Waddell & Reed Financial (WDR), Wisdom Tree Investments (WETF) and Investment Technology Group (ITG). Who are Charles Schwab's key executives? Charles Schwab's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Walter William Bettinger II, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Peter Brooks Crawford, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)Mr. Joseph Raymond Martinetto, Sr. Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)Mr. Bernard J. Clark, Exec. VP & Head of Advisor Services (Age 60)Ms. Marie Anastasia Chandoha, CEO of Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc (Age 56) Who are Charles Schwab's major shareholders? Charles Schwab's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc (6.56%), BlackRock Inc. (6.44%), Dodge & Cox (5.63%), FMR LLC (4.65%), Primecap Management Co. CA (2.36%) and Edgewood Management LLC (1.63%). Company insiders that own Charles Schwab stock include Bernard J Clark, Charles R Schwab, Christopher V Dodds, David R Garfield, Jonathan M Craig, Joseph R Martinetto, Marie A Chandoha, Mark A Goldfarb, Nancy H Bechtle, Nigel J Murtagh, Paula A Sneed, Peter B Crawford, Stephen T Mclin, Terri R Kallsen and Walter W Bettinger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Charles Schwab. Which major investors are selling Charles Schwab stock? SCHW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, FMR LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Dodge & Cox, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Jackson Square Partners LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc and Standard Life Aberdeen plc. Company insiders that have sold Charles Schwab company stock in the last year include Charles R Schwab, Christopher V Dodds, David R Garfield, Jonathan M Craig, Joseph R Martinetto, Marie A Chandoha, Mark A Goldfarb, Nigel J Murtagh, Paula A Sneed, Stephen T Mclin, Terri R Kallsen and Walter W Bettinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Charles Schwab. Which major investors are buying Charles Schwab stock? SCHW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Capital World Investors, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Bank of Montreal Can, Provident Trust Co. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Charles Schwab stock in the last two years include Mark A Goldfarb and Walter W Bettinger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Charles Schwab. How do I buy shares of Charles Schwab? Shares of SCHW 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Charles Schwab's stock price today? One share of SCHW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.19. How big of a company is Charles Schwab? Charles Schwab has a market capitalization of $55.63 billion and generates $8.62 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $2.35 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.64 on an earnings per share basis. Charles Schwab employs 17,600 workers across the globe. What is Charles Schwab's official website? The official website for Charles Schwab is http://www.aboutschwab.com. How can I contact Charles Schwab? Charles Schwab's mailing address is 211 MAIN STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94105. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 415-667-7000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Charles Schwab (NYSE SCHW)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 653 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 621 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,274MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Charles Schwab and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SCHW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SCHW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Call Option?