Synchrony Financial Company Profile (NYSE:SYF)

About Synchrony Financial

Synchrony Financial logoSynchrony Financial is a consumer financial services company. The Company provides a range of credit products through programs it has established with a group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations and healthcare service providers. The Company's revenue activities are managed through three sales platforms: Retail Card, Payment Solutions and CareCredit. It offers its credit products through its subsidiary, Synchrony Bank (the Bank). Through the Bank, it offers a range of deposit products insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), including certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts (IRAs), money market accounts and savings accounts. The Company offers three types of credit products: credit cards, commercial credit products and consumer installment loans. The Company also offers a debt cancellation product. It offers two types of credit cards: private label credit cards and Dual Cards.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SYF
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.27
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.25
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.68
  • Market Cap: $22.40B
  • Outstanding Shares: 833,925,000
  • Beta: 0.92
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 15 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.94)
Consensus Price Target: $41.16 (53.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$31.50View Rating Details
7/26/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutral$28.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$42.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$41.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/9/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$108.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
6/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$39.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$37.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$38.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$37.00View Rating Details
1/13/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeBuy -> Conviction-Buy$37.00View Rating Details
11/23/2015Sterne Agee CRTUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$38.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015GuggenheimBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperform$39.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
8/25/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$40.00View Rating Details
7/20/2015SusquehannaBoost Price TargetPositive$38.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
7/20/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetHold$35.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
1/16/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$35.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2016Q216$0.54$0.58$3.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2016Q116$0.69$0.70$3.17 billion$3.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2016Q415$0.63$0.65$3.20 billion$3.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2015Q315$0.66$0.69$3.02 billion$2.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2015Q215$0.62$0.65$2.77 billion$2.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2015Q115$0.64$0.66$2.80 billion$2.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2015Q414$0.60$0.64$2.81 billion$2.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q3$0.67$0.70$2.25 billion$2.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.00 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.66$0.69$0.68
Q2 20162$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q3 20162$0.65$0.70$0.68
Q4 20162$0.64$0.69$0.67
Q1 20172$0.80$0.93$0.87
Q2 20172$0.66$0.73$0.70
Q3 20172$0.65$0.76$0.71
Q4 20172$0.68$0.76$0.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:1.94%
Payout Ratio:19.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.70% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
17.33% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/24/2016Brian D DoublesInsiderSell1,000$30.00$30,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Roy A GuthrieDirectorBuy10,000$23.00$230,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Thomas M QuindlenInsiderBuy1,000$23.00$23,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY), Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:SYF) - August 26 at 10:36 AM logoSynchrony Financial breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYF-US : August 26, 2016 (NYSE:SYF) - August 26 at 10:36 AM logo4 Flashy Forms Of Financing - Benzinga (NYSE:SYF) - August 25 at 7:56 PM logoSynchrony Financial: A Leading Card Issuer Trading At An Unjustified Discount. (NYSE:SYF) - August 25 at 11:11 AM
News IconSynchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) from Credit Services – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:SYF) - August 24 at 7:24 PM logoCareCredit Announces Multi-Year Agreement Renewals with Four Large Dental Clients (NYSE:SYF) - August 22 at 11:04 AM
News IconCredit Services: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Position of the day (NYSE:SYF) - August 21 at 6:43 PM
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News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) from Credit Services (NYSE:SYF) - August 16 at 7:46 PM logoCareCredit Introduces User-Friendly Digital Financing Experience (NYSE:SYF) - August 15 at 9:48 AM
News IconStock on Analysts Radar: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) - Post Registrar (NYSE:SYF) - August 13 at 7:11 PM
News IconAggressively Bullish Trade In SYF (NYSE:SYF) - August 12 at 7:48 PM logoShort-term bulls charge into Synchrony (NYSE:SYF) - August 12 at 7:48 PM
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News IconUpdate on Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) for the day (NYSE:SYF) - August 4 at 8:07 PM logoSYNCHRONY FINANCIAL Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:SYF) - August 4 at 8:07 PM logoSYNCHRONY FINANCIAL Financials (NYSE:SYF) - August 3 at 8:04 PM logoSYNCHRONY FINANCIAL Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:SYF) - August 3 at 8:04 PM logoSynchrony Financial Reveals Five Retail Trends That Keep Consumers Happy and Retailers Growing (NYSE:SYF) - August 3 at 10:58 AM logoSynchrony Financial Common Stoc (SYF) Position Down in Latest Report from State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (NYSE:SYF) - August 2 at 8:02 PM logoSynchrony Financial Earnings Analysis: Q2 2016 By The Numbers (NYSE:SYF) - August 2 at 8:02 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Synchrony Financial : August 2, 2016 (NYSE:SYF) - August 2 at 8:02 PM logoSynchrony Financial Inc.: Synchrony Financial and Rheem Manufacturing Extend Consumer Financing Program Agreement (NYSE:SYF) - August 2 at 10:59 AM logoSynchrony Financial and Rheem Manufacturing Extend Consumer Financing Program Agreement (NYSE:SYF) - August 2 at 10:59 AM logo[$$] US banks step up credit-card and overdraft lending (NYSE:SYF) - July 31 at 1:08 PM
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News IconAnalyst's Report Preview: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 7:56 PM logoSYNCHRONY FINANCIAL Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 5:17 PM logoQuantres Asset Management Ltd adds Synchrony Financial (SYF) to its portfolio - Trade Calls (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 10:57 AM logoStocks Recommendation Update: J P Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) , Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) - Street Updates (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 10:57 AM logoAttention Grabbing Analyst Research Reports: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF), Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ ... - Review Fortune (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 10:57 AM logoBack-to-School Shoppers in Stores and Spending More (NYSE:SYF) - July 28 at 9:18 AM logoStocks inside Analysts Spotlight: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) , FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated (NYSE:FCH) - Street Updates (NYSE:SYF) - July 27 at 8:06 PM logoSynchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Earns Consensus Buy Rating - Review Fortune (NYSE:SYF) - July 27 at 8:06 PM logoThe Container Store Launches Customer Financing Through Private Label Credit Card Program (NYSE:SYF) - July 27 at 9:28 AM logoSynchrony Financial's Q2 2016 Results: The Good, The Bad, And The Not So Bad (NYSE:SYF) - July 26 at 11:05 AM


Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by Staff