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S&P 500   4,662.85
DOW   35,911.81
QQQ   380.01
S&P 500   4,662.85
DOW   35,911.81
QQQ   380.01
S&P 500   4,662.85
DOW   35,911.81
QQQ   380.01
NYSE:SYF

Synchrony Financial Price Target, Predictions & Analyst Ratings

$48.67
-0.79 (-1.60%)
(As of 01/14/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$47.76
$48.76
50-Day Range
$43.76
$50.18
52-Week Range
$33.41
$52.49
Volume
6.24 million shs
Average Volume
4.85 million shs
Market Capitalization
$26.64 billion
P/E Ratio
6.86
Dividend Yield
1.81%
Beta
1.67

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Price Target and Consensus Rating

MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.

Analyst Rating Consensus

Buy
Based on 16 Analyst Ratings

Analyst Price Target Consensus

$58.92
21.07% Upside

High PT$66.00
Average PT$58.92
Low PT$52.00
TypeCurrent
1/16/21 to 1/16/22
1 Month Ago
12/17/20 to 12/17/21
3 Months Ago
10/18/20 to 10/18/21
1 Year Ago
1/17/20 to 1/16/21
Consensus Rating
Buy
Buy
Buy
Hold
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
12 Buy rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
12 Buy rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
Hold
4 Hold rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$58.92$57.79$54.92$31.79
Price Target Upside21.07% Upside19.45% Upside24.67% Upside27.75% Upside
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Analyst Ratings By Month

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Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) vs. Its Competitors

TypeSynchrony FinancialFinance CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.75
2.52
2.55
Consensus RatingBuyBuyBuy
Price Target Upside21.07% Upside27.30% Upside10.78% Upside
News Sentiment RatingNeutral News
Neutral News
Neutral News
MarketBeat
Community Rating
Outperform Votes
781
75.46%
Underperform Votes
254
24.54%
Avg. Outperform Votes
198
62.46%
Avg. Underperform Votes
119
37.54%
Avg. Outperform Votes
837
69.40%
Avg. Underperform Votes
369
30.60%

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
1/10/2022Barclays
Boost Price Target$63.00 ➝ $64.00+32.75%
1/3/2022Stephens
DowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight
12/6/2021Morgan Stanley
Boost Price TargetOverweight$65.00 ➝ $66.00+40.88%
11/29/2021Piper Sandler
Initiated CoverageNeutral$52.00+9.06%
10/29/2021Citigroup
UpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$56.00 ➝ $59.00+25.88%
10/20/2021JMP Securities
David Scharf
Initiated CoverageBuy$56.00+7.96%
10/20/2021Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft
Meng Jiao
Boost Price TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $65.00+27.58%
10/20/2021BMO Capital Markets
Boost Price TargetOutperform$51.00 ➝ $55.00+5.04%
10/20/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.
DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$57.00 ➝ $55.00+5.04%
9/10/2021Jefferies Financial Group
John Hecht
Initiated CoverageBuy$58.00+22.57%
9/10/2021Credit Suisse Group
Boost Price TargetOutperform$59.00 ➝ $63.00+35.25%
8/30/2021Seaport Res Ptn
W. Ryan
Reiterated RatingBuy
7/12/2021Wells Fargo & Company
Boost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$48.00 ➝ $55.00+12.87%
7/6/2021The Goldman Sachs Group
Boost Price TargetBuy$59.00 ➝ $62.00+26.40%
6/15/2021Evercore ISI
Initiated CoverageBuy
4/20/2021Oppenheimer
Reiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market Perform
12/23/2020Compass Point
Boost Price Target$33.00 ➝ $44.00+28.92%
10/21/2020Royal Bank of Canada
Boost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $32.00+17.26%
7/31/2020Wolfe Research
Initiated CoverageOutperform
6/22/2020UBS Group
Boost Price TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $26.00+8.88%
4/28/2020BTIG Research
Lower Price Target$42.00 ➝ $23.00+21.63%
4/14/2020Nomura Securities
Bill Carcache
Lower Price TargetNeutral$34.00 ➝ $16.00-1.36%
4/3/2020Cfra
DowngradeSell ➝ Strong Sell$28.00 ➝ $11.00-15.71%
12/2/2019Bank of America
Initiated CoverageBuy$42.00+12.27%
7/22/2019Buckingham Research
Initiated CoverageBuy$42.00+18.68%
1/24/2019CIBC
UpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$43.00+44.25%
(Data available from 1/16/2017 forward. View 10+ years of historical ratings with our analyst ratings screener.)












Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) Analyst Ratings Frequently Asked Questions

What is Synchrony Financial's consensus rating and price target?

According to the issued ratings of 16 analysts in the last year, the consensus rating for Synchrony Financial stock is Buy based on the current 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for SYF. The average twelve-month price target for Synchrony Financial is $58.92 with a high price target of $66.00 and a low price target of $52.00. Learn more on SYF's analyst rating history

Do Wall Street analysts like Synchrony Financial more than its competitors?

Analysts like Synchrony Financial stock more than the stock of other Finance companies. The consensus rating score for Synchrony Financial is 2.75 while the average consensus rating score for finance companies is 2.52. Learn more on how SYF compares to other companies

Do MarketBeat users like Synchrony Financial more than its competitors?

MarketBeat users like Synchrony Financial stock more than the stock of other Finance companies. 75.46% of MarketBeat users gave Synchrony Financial an outperform vote while finance companies recieve an average of 62.46% outperform votes by MarketBeat users.

Is Synchrony Financial being upgraded or downgraded by Wall Street analysts?

Over the previous 90 days, Synchrony Financial's stock had 2 downgrades and 1 upgrade by analysts.

Does Synchrony Financial's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Synchrony Financial's stock has a predicted upside of 20.23% based on their 12-month price targets.

What analysts cover Synchrony Financial?

This page was last updated on 1/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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