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NYSE:SYF

Synchrony Financial Stock Competitors

$45.28
-0.36 (-0.79%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.75
$46.03
50-Day Range
$43.76
$52.36
52-Week Range
$31.64
$52.49
Volume
5.61 million shs
Average Volume
5.67 million shs
Market Capitalization
$24.78 billion
P/E Ratio
6.39
Dividend Yield
1.93%
Beta
1.71

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Vs. COIN, LU, UPST, SOFI, WD, QFIN, COOP, GDOT, LDI, and SII

Should you be buying Synchrony Financial stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Synchrony Financial include Coinbase Global (COIN), Lufax (LU), Upstart (UPST), SoFi Technologies (SOFI), Walker & Dunlop (WD), 360 DigiTech (QFIN), Mr. Cooper Group (COOP), Green Dot (GDOT), loanDepot (LDI), and Sprott (SII). These companies are all part of the "nondepository credit institutions" industry.

Synchrony Financial vs.

Lufax (NYSE:LU) and Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, valuation, community ranking, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk.

Lufax has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Synchrony Financial. Lufax is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Synchrony Financial, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lufax$7.98 billion1.87$1.79 billion$1.045.84
Synchrony Financial$16.07 billion1.54$1.39 billion$7.096.39

Lufax has a net margin of 28.26% compared to Synchrony Financial's net margin of 27.12%. Synchrony Financial's return on equity of 30.68% beat Lufax's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Lufax 28.26% 19.55% 6.11%
Synchrony Financial 27.12% 30.68% 4.19%

In the previous week, Synchrony Financial had 6 more articles in the media than Lufax. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Synchrony Financial and 3 mentions for Lufax. Lufax's average media sentiment score of 0.48 beat Synchrony Financial's score of 0.44 indicating that Lufax is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Lufax
1 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Synchrony Financial
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Synchrony Financial received 767 more outperform votes than Lufax when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 75.58% of users gave Synchrony Financial an outperform vote while only 61.90% of users gave Lufax an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LufaxOutperform Votes
13
61.90%
Underperform Votes
8
38.10%
Synchrony FinancialOutperform Votes
780
75.58%
Underperform Votes
252
24.42%

9.2% of Lufax shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.9% of Synchrony Financial shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Synchrony Financial shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Lufax currently has a consensus target price of $15.11, suggesting a potential upside of 148.93%. Synchrony Financial has a consensus target price of $57.87, suggesting a potential upside of 27.80%. Given Lufax's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Lufax is more favorable than Synchrony Financial.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Lufax
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
Synchrony Financial
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
13 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.81

Summary

Synchrony Financial beats Lufax on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding SYF and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment >-1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) vs. Its Competitors

TypeSynchrony FinancialNondepository credit institutions IndustryFinance SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$24.78B$9.90B$8.23B$15.13B
Dividend Yield1.93%2.83%5.11%3.23%
P/E Ratio6.399.3112.7622.96
Price / Sales1.546.953,133.5930.99
Price / Cash15.1285.8434.2727.74
Price / Book1.888.852.798.50
Net Income$1.39B$493.36M$570.22M$382.44M
7 Day Performance-5.03%-7.64%-1.40%-3.09%
1 Month Performance-6.06%-16.51%-4.21%-7.27%
1 Year Performance39.97%5.18%25.36%24.28%

Synchrony Financial Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
COIN
Coinbase Global
2.0333 of 5 stars
$265.65
-7.2%
$372.00
-40.0%
N/A$57.17B$1.28B0.001,249Insider Selling
LU
Lufax
2.2515 of 5 stars
$6.07
-3.6%
$15.11
-148.9%
-58.3%$14.95B$7.98B5.8487,240Gap Down
High Trading Volume
UPST
Upstart
2.857 of 5 stars
$171.59
-3.2%
$270.78
-57.8%
N/A$14.06B$233.42M214.49554Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
SOFI
SoFi Technologies
2.5962 of 5 stars
$15.19
-8.2%
$25.57
-68.3%
N/A$12.26BN/A0.001,977Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
WD
Walker & Dunlop
2.3415 of 5 stars
$146.65
-2.0%
$135.80
-7.4%
+83.6%$4.70B$1.08B17.63988Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
QFIN
360 DigiTech
1.9431 of 5 stars
$20.06
-9.6%
$35.79
-78.4%
+72.2%$3.05B$2.08B3.922,020Gap Down
COOP
Mr. Cooper Group
1.8431 of 5 stars
$40.13
-1.4%
$43.50
-8.4%
+51.7%$3.01B$2.73B2.509,800Analyst Revision
News Coverage
GDOT
Green Dot
2.2165 of 5 stars
$34.46
-0.8%
$59.33
-72.2%
-33.6%$1.88B$1.25B58.411,200
LDI
loanDepot
2.3126 of 5 stars
$4.90
-0.2%
$15.88
-224.0%
N/A$1.52B$4.31B0.0011,763Short Interest ↓
SII
Sprott
1.8915 of 5 stars
$44.43
-1.7%
$60.50
-36.2%
+42.9%$1.14B$121.78M38.64157
PWP
Perella Weinberg Partners
1.8667 of 5 stars
$11.80
-1.5%
$17.50
-48.3%
N/A$1.09BN/A0.00N/A
ML
MoneyLion
1.825 of 5 stars
$3.99
-0.3%
$10.00
-150.6%
-59.7%$902.46MN/A0.002
ML
MoneyLion
1.825 of 5 stars
$3.80
-5.0%
$10.00
-163.2%
-59.7%$859.48MN/A0.002
HKIB
AMTD International
0.125 of 5 stars
$3.25
-1.5%
N/A-51.9%$798.24M$144.26M0.002,020Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
BCOR
Blucora
2.1098 of 5 stars
$16.23
-0.2%
$23.00
-41.7%
+23.6%$790.71M$754.95M-38.64846
LX
LexinFintech
1.8498 of 5 stars
$3.75
-5.9%
$11.97
-219.3%
-45.4%$682.66M$1.78B1.922,020Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
CURO
CURO Group
3.3448 of 5 stars
$15.91
-3.1%
$27.00
-69.7%
+91.4%$643.59M$847.40M7.693,900Insider Selling
OPRT
Oportun Financial
2.4264 of 5 stars
$20.65
-4.0%
$26.75
-29.5%
+20.6%$586.21M$583.70M14.963,149Short Interest ↑
SUNL
Sunlight Financial
2.4848 of 5 stars
$4.26
-1.6%
$9.83
-130.8%
N/A$564.07MN/A0.001,700Gap Up
OPFI
FG New America Acquisition
1.7031 of 5 stars
$4.67
-0.2%
$11.40
-144.1%
-52.5%$513.54MN/A0.00N/A
OPFI
OppFi
1.7031 of 5 stars
$4.66
-0.9%
$11.40
-144.6%
-52.5%$512.41MN/A0.00N/A
PACX
Pioneer Merger
0.1667 of 5 stars
$9.94
-0.1%
N/AN/A$500.10MN/A0.00N/A
BTBT
Bit Digital
1.7 of 5 stars
$8.24
-10.9%
$14.00
-69.9%
+17.6%$453.13M$21.07M0.006
ATAX
America First Multifamily Investors
1.4665 of 5 stars
$6.32
-1.4%
N/A+56.3%$416.68M$55.50M15.422,020Analyst Upgrade
VEL
Velocity Financial
1.7331 of 5 stars
$12.81
-0.2%
$14.25
-11.2%
+107.3%$413.67M$67.45M14.23175Short Interest ↑
CNF
CNFinance
1.8981 of 5 stars
$4.93
-2.8%
$5.50
-11.6%
+33.4%$338.11M$311.79M8.361,062Analyst Downgrade
VPCC
VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings III
0.1667 of 5 stars
$9.94
-0.3%
N/AN/A$315.31MN/A0.00N/A
QD
Qudian
1.2814 of 5 stars
$1.24
-4.8%
N/A-7.1%$313.73M$565.21M1.071,047Short Interest ↑
MOGO
Mogo
1.6848 of 5 stars
$4.35
-10.8%
$11.10
-155.2%
+62.3%$306.86M$33.03M-36.25278Short Interest ↓
DBDR
Roman DBDR Tech Acquisition
0.3333 of 5 stars
$10.16
-0.1%
N/A+2.1%$294.08MN/A0.00N/AHigh Trading Volume
YRD
Yiren Digital
1.3381 of 5 stars
$3.05
-6.6%
N/A-15.4%$256.15M$607.20M-16.0513,728Short Interest ↑
JFU
9F
0.7915 of 5 stars
$1.13
-4.4%
N/A-25.8%$229.97M$192.49M0.001,091
OBT
Orange County Bancorp
0.8665 of 5 stars
$38.75
-0.6%
N/AN/A$218.43M$58.73M0.002,021Analyst Downgrade
MFIN
Medallion Financial
2.0681 of 5 stars
$8.60
-0.6%
$12.00
-39.5%
+55.9%$215.68M$139.03M5.21187
SOS
SOS
1 of 5 stars
$1.10
-9.1%
N/A-36.8%$200.61M$50.29M0.002,020
XYF
X Financial
0.8981 of 5 stars
$3.43
-9.6%
N/A+52.2%$184.72M$336.09M-3.272,020Gap Down
SNFCA
Security National Financial
1.3415 of 5 stars
$8.62
-2.4%
N/A+10.8%$175.50M$481.46M3.141,708
CPSS
Consumer Portfolio Services
1.7165 of 5 stars
$8.07
-1.0%
N/A+102.8%$170.07M$271.16M6.26787News Coverage
JFIN
Jiayin Group
2.0715 of 5 stars
$2.68
-11.6%
$10.40
-288.1%
-9.7%$144.79M$199.26M2.142,020Analyst Downgrade
Positive News
ELVT
Elevate Credit
2.1365 of 5 stars
$3.00
-3.0%
$5.60
-86.7%
+6.2%$97.71M$465.35M-16.67437Short Interest ↓
Positive News
LMFA
LM Funding America
0.7731 of 5 stars
$5.05
-2.0%
N/A+26.1%$64.67M$1.26M0.008Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
WEI
Weidai
0.9515 of 5 stars
$0.83
-2.4%
N/A-48.7%$58.48M$235.43M0.002,382
HX
Xiaobai Maimai
0.8265 of 5 stars
$2.28
-11.4%
N/A+9.0%$37.13M$1.75M0.002,021Short Interest ↓
Gap Up
AIHS
Senmiao Technology
0.8531 of 5 stars
$0.47
-8.1%
N/A-60.8%$29.15M$6.16M-1.89327
SNTG
Sentage
0 of 5 stars
$1.56
-4.5%
N/AN/A$21.84M$3.60M0.0028Short Interest ↑
Gap Up
This page was last updated on 12/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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