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: $27.81
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.31
  • 52-Week Range: $23.25 - $34.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.61
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.30
  • P/E Growth: 1.70
  • Market Cap: $23.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 833,925,000
  • Beta: 0.92
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 15.63%
  • Return on Equity: 16.97%
  • Return on Assets: 2.68%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.41%
  • Current Ratio: 1.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.54%
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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: $41.09 (47.77% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2016Credit Suisse Group AGSet Price TargetBuy$37.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$34.00View Rating Details
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
7/9/2016JPMorgan 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
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 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2016        
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.63 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.99 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)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:1.87%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:19.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.77% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
17.39% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/8/2016special$0.138/10/20168/12/20168/25/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.02%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.05%
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
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nasdaq.com logoNoteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: SYF, MDLZ, ARAY (NYSE:SYF)
www.nasdaq.com - September 27 at 7:29 PM
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www.publicnow.com - September 26 at 11:58 AM
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www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 11:56 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 11:03 AM
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www.hotstockspoint.com - September 12 at 7:03 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 7:03 PM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 11 at 11:16 AM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 10:48 AM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 10:48 AM
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www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 10:48 AM
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capitalcube.com logoSynchrony Financial breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SYF-US : September 9, 2016 (NYSE:SYF)
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finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 7:29 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 10:36 AM
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twincountynews.com - August 24 at 7:24 PM
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www.publicnow.com - August 22 at 11:04 AM
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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff