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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Synchrony Financial, SYF

Synchrony Financial, SYF is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Credit Services in the sector of Financial. Based in USA, Synchrony Financial, SYF  has a market cap of 22776.54. Since its IPO date on the 7/31/2014, Synchrony Financial, SYF performance year to date is -10.19%. Today Synchrony Financial, SYF has gained 0.55%, with a current price of 27.46.

Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 96.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 0.00%. Return of assets are at 2.80%, with return on investment at 21.20%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Synchrony Financial, SYF is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.55. While Total debt/equity is 0. With a profit margin of 16.50%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 68.10%. Synchrony Financial ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.

For the last year Synchrony Financial, SYF has seen a EPS growth of -4.80%. A performance for the year of -16.23%. The 52-week high is -24.56%, and the 52-week low is 18.11%. The average volume for Synchrony Financial, SYF is 5280.

With a target price of 35.19, can Synchrony Financial, SYF reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Synchrony Financial, SYF. Synchrony Financial has a P/E of 10.18 and a forward P/E of 9.12. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.7. Synchrony Financial also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.67 and 1.73 respectively. For P/cash, Synchrony Financial has a value of 1.82, while it is 3.78 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 27.46, Synchrony Financial has a dividend yield of *TBA. We see a return on equity of 18.10%.

Looking more long-term Synchrony Financial, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 5.99%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 14.09% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -4.80% for this year and for the last five years a 11.60% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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