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Synchrony Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

$26.86
-0.75 (-2.72 %)
(As of 10/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$26.81
Now: $26.86
$27.65
50-Day Range
$24.77
MA: $26.94
$29.38
52-Week Range
$12.15
Now: $26.86
$38.18
Volume6.72 million shs
Average Volume4.48 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.68 billion
P/E Ratio8.24
Dividend Yield3.00%
Beta1.64
Synchrony Financial operates as a consumer financial services company in the United States. It delivers a range of specialized financing programs and consumer banking products to digital, retail, home, auto, travel, health, and pet industries. The company also offers private label credit cards, dual cards, general purpose co-branded credit cards, and small and medium-sized business credit products; and promotional financing for consumer purchases, such as private label credit cards and installment loans. In addition, it provides promotional financing to consumers for health, veterinary and personal care procedures, and services and products, such as dental, vision, audiology, and cosmetic; debt cancellation products; and deposit products, including certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, money market accounts, and savings accounts to retail and commercial customers, as well as accepts deposits through third-party securities brokerage firms. The company offers its credit products through programs established with a group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations, and healthcare service providers; and deposit products through various channels, such as digital and print. Synchrony Financial was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.85 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Nondepository credit institutions
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone203-585-2400
Employees16,500

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.09 billion
Cash Flow$4.61 per share
Book Value$22.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$15.68 billion
Next Earnings Date1/22/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$26.86
-0.75 (-2.72 %)
(As of 10/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Synchrony Financial's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Synchrony Financial's stock was trading at $24.49 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SYF stock has increased by 9.7% and is now trading at $26.86.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Synchrony Financial?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Synchrony Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Synchrony Financial's next earnings date?

Synchrony Financial is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, January 22nd 2021.
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How were Synchrony Financial's earnings last quarter?

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.11. Synchrony Financial had a return on equity of 14.73% and a net margin of 11.79%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.22 earnings per share.
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How often does Synchrony Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 21st. Investors of record on Monday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, November 12th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.28%.
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What price target have analysts set for SYF?

16 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Synchrony Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $42.00. On average, they anticipate Synchrony Financial's stock price to reach $26.97 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial saw a decrease in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 14,290,000 shares, a decrease of 9.3% from the August 31st total of 15,750,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,570,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. Currently, 2.5% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of Synchrony Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Synchrony Financial own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Synchrony Financial investors own include Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Verizon Communications (VZ), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Synchrony Financial's key executives?

Synchrony Financial's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Margaret M. Keane, CEO & Director (Age 61, Pay $4.17M)
  • Mr. Brian D. Doubles, Pres (Age 44, Pay $2.22M)
  • Mr. Brian J. Wenzel Sr., Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Henry F. Greig, Exec. VP, Chief Credit Officer & Capital Management Leader (Age 57, Pay $1.52M)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Quindlen, Exec. VP & CEO of Retail Card (Age 57, Pay $2M)
  • Mr. Neeraj K. Mehta, Exec. VP & CEO of Payment Solutions (Age 49, Pay $1.73M)
  • Mr. Kurt R. Grossheim, Exec. VP & COO
  • Mr. David P. Melito, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 54)
  • Ms. Carol Juel, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Gregory Wade Ketron CPA, CPA, Sr. VP & MD of Investor Relations

What is Synchrony Financial's stock symbol?

Synchrony Financial trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SYF."

Who are Synchrony Financial's major shareholders?

Synchrony Financial's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.19%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.13%), Wilsey Asset Management Inc. (0.09%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.08%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.07%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Synchrony Financial stock include David P Melito, Henry F Greig, Laurel Richie, Margaret M Keane, PW Parker and Will W Graylin.
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Which major investors are selling Synchrony Financial stock?

SYF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Cadence Capital Management LLC, and Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV.
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Which major investors are buying Synchrony Financial stock?

SYF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambiar Investors LLC, Polianta Ltd, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Wilsey Asset Management Inc., Diversified Trust Co, Greylin Investment Mangement Inc., and Avantax Advisory Services Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Synchrony Financial stock in the last two years include Laurel Richie, and PW Parker.
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How do I buy shares of Synchrony Financial?

Shares of SYF 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 Synchrony Financial's stock price today?

One share of SYF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.86.

How big of a company is Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial has a market capitalization of $15.68 billion and generates $19.09 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $3.75 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.29 on an earnings per share basis. Synchrony Financial employs 16,500 workers across the globe.

What is Synchrony Financial's official website?

The official website for Synchrony Financial is www.synchronyfinancial.com.

How can I contact Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial's mailing address is 777 LONG RIDGE ROAD, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 203-585-2400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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