Synchrony Financials in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 7.73% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 34.85% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 42.77% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Synchrony Financial has a positive value of 26.55 compared to overall market. Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has tumbled 0.79% during the past week and has dropped 0.28% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 1.59%. Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has underperformed the index by 2.06% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.27 points or 0.74% at $36.22 with 5,527,093 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $36.73, the shares hit an intraday low of $36.15 and an intraday high of $36.8 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $29,605 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 817,365,790 shares. The 52-week high of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) is $38.055 and the 52-week low is $23.25.
Synchrony Financial Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 20, 2017. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.67.Analysts expectations of $ 2855.58.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.65 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Synchrony Financial was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Dec 15, 2016. Synchrony Financial was Downgraded by Wedbush on Dec 7, 2016 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $37.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 6, 2017, David P Melito (officer ) sold 1,392 shares at 38.00 per share price.On Nov 25, 2016, Brian D Doubles (officer ) sold 6,000 shares at 34.00 per share price.On Nov 25, 2016, Jonathan S Mothner (officer ) sold 3,000 shares at 34.00 per share price.
Synchrony Financial is a consumer financial services company. It offers private label credit cards, dual cards and small and medium-sized business credit products; promotional financing for consumer purchases, including installment loans; and promotional financing to consumers. The company also offers various deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, money market accounts, and savings accounts directly to retail and commercial customers under the Optimizer+Plus brand. Synchrony Financial is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.