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NYSE:SYF

Synchrony Financial Stock Forecast, Price & News

$39.79
+0.09 (+0.23 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:04 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.55
Now: $39.79
$40.69
50-Day Range
$31.47
MA: $34.41
$38.91
52-Week Range
$12.15
Now: $39.79
$39.96
Volume187,892 shs
Average Volume7.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$23.23 billion
P/E Ratio18.25
Dividend Yield2.27%
Beta1.79
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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.53 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

25th out of 129 stocks

Nondepository Credit Institutions Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.09 billion
Cash Flow$5.36 per share
Book Value$22.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.75 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$23.23 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$39.79
+0.09 (+0.23 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:04 PM ET)
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Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Synchrony Financial's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Synchrony Financial's stock was trading at $24.49 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SYF shares have increased by 62.6% and is now trading at $39.81.
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Is Synchrony Financial a buy right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Synchrony Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Synchrony Financial stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Synchrony Financial?

Wall Street analysts have given Synchrony Financial a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Synchrony Financial wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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 29th 2021.
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How can I listen to Synchrony Financial's earnings call?

Synchrony Financial will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, January 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Synchrony Financial's earnings last quarter?

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 20th. The financial services provider reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83 by $0.11. The financial services provider had revenue of $3.46 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.78 billion. Synchrony Financial had a return on equity of 12.73% and a net margin of 8.16%. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.22 EPS.
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How often does Synchrony Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 21st. Investors of record on Monday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, November 12th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, October 30th.
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Is Synchrony Financial a good dividend stock?

Synchrony Financial pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.27%. The dividend payout ratio of Synchrony Financial is 20.51%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Synchrony Financial will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.86% next year. This indicates that Synchrony Financial will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SYF?

15 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Synchrony Financial's stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $51.00. On average, they expect Synchrony Financial's stock price to reach $32.74 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.8%.
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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 62, Pay $4.17M)
  • Mr. Brian D. Doubles, Pres (Age 45, Pay $2.22M)
  • Mr. Brian J. Wenzel Sr., Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Henry F. Greig, Exec. VP, Chief Credit Officer & Capital Management Leader (Age 58, Pay $1.52M)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Quindlen, Exec. VP & CEO of Retail Card (Age 58, Pay $2M)
  • Mr. Neeraj K. Mehta, Exec. Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.73M)
  • Mr. Kurt R. Grossheim, Exec. VP & COO
  • Mr. David P. Melito, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 55)
  • Ms. Carol Juel, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Jennifer Sekel Church, Head 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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.13%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.12%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), M&R Capital Management Inc. (0.02%) and Unison Advisors LLC (0.02%). 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 Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Polianta Ltd, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, DNB Asset Management AS, First Hawaiian Bank, and OLD National Bancorp IN.
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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 Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., Sound Income Strategies LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Fulton Bank N.A., Ritholtz Wealth Management, and Raymond James Trust N.A.. 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 WeBull, 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 $39.81.

How big of a company is Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial has a market capitalization of $23.24 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 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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