Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 22557.58. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Synchrony Financial is 27.05 (with a change from open of 0.07%), this in conjunction with a target price of 35.14. Volume today has so far reached 1561965, with an average volume of about 7604.56. The GAP for this stock, is 0.45%.
The P/E ratio is 10.27, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 9.02. The current EPS for Synchrony Financial, is 2.62, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -4.80%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -11.09%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Synchrony Financial, EPS is looking like it will grow 13.58% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 6.10%. Quarter over quarter is -9.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 10.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 11.60%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 8.60%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 95.80%. Shares outstanding is 838.26, while shares float is at a value of 833.48. Float short for Synchrony Financial is 1.29% and the short ratio is 1.41.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.41, while the total debt/equity comes to 0. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is , and the quick ratio is . The most recent gross margin is and their operating margin is 66.60%. The profit margin is 15.70%.
Synchrony Financial has seen returns on assets of 2.70%, and on investment, 21.20%. Return on equity is 17.00%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.68. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.62, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.64 and Price/cash is 1.91, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 3.65.
The simple moving averages are -1.93% and -4.42% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -21.45% and the 52 week low is 16.89%.
Synchrony Financial has a dividend yield of 1.93%, with a current price of 27.05. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 4.90%. This is in an industry, Credit Services, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. Synchrony Financial is based in USA.
Performance in the Credit Services industry means that Synchrony Financial has seen performance for the past week of -0.07%, with performance for the month coming to -1.72%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 4.91%, and for the half year the performance is -12.13%. Volatility for this week is 2.05% and for the month this is 1.65%.
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