Insider Activity for Investors: Synchrony Financial (SYF)

Coconut Grove Bank now owns 4,480 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $154,000 after purchasing an additional 2,170 shares during the period.

The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of -19.63 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at -5.72%. The Company also offers a debt cancellation product.

Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc decreased its stake in Spectra Energy (SE) by 1.27% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company's past year sales total was 3.48 Million. First Quadrant L P CA now owns 3,726 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $111,000 after purchasing an additional 1,328 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue purchased a new position in Synchrony Financial in the 1st quarter worth approximately $152,000. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its stake in Synchrony Financial by 28.2% in the 1st quarter. Finally, Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its stake in Synchrony Financial by 7.1% in the 1st quarter. This buyback authorization authorizes the financial services provider to purchase up to 7.6% of its stock through open market purchases. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and republished in violation of US & global trademark and copyright legislation.

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) in the last month has decreased -0.17%. Throughout the trading on 9/8/2017, the share price floated between $28.33 and $28.86.

The Stock had a 1.67 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.57 and 1.57 respectively. The stock of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, April 8 by Bank of America.

Expedia, Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.89 for the June 2017 versus $0.83 in the same quarter past year, representing 7% growth. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 13.9 percent and possesses 0 percent gross margin.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.73 and $0.54 respectively. Equities research analysts forecast that Synchrony Financial will post $2.60 EPS for the current year. Investors of record on Monday, August 7th were paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 3rd. Blackrock Invest Management Ltd Liability Com has 2.24M shares for 0.46% of their portfolio. This is a positive change from Synchrony Financial's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.

05/19/2017 - Synchrony Financial had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo. Shell Asset Management Co. now owns 63,527 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,606,000 after buying an additional 21,297 shares in the last quarter.


In related news, Director Paget Leonard Alves acquired 2,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 24th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $30.85 per share, with a total value of $61,700.00.

Temasek Holdings Private Ltd, which manages about $12.49B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ctrip Com Intl Ltd (NASDAQ:CTRP) by 4.43M shares to 4.78M shares, valued at $191.09 million in 2016Q4, according to the filing. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on SYF shares.

05/01/2017 - Synchrony Financial had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup. BMO Capital Markets maintained Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) rating on Friday, July 21.

Synchrony Financial (SYF) shares jumped and closed the day at $29.15, with the percent change of 2.1%.

ValuEngine cut Synchrony Financial from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. On Thursday, June 15 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Buy".

SYF is now undervalued by -21% relative to the average 1-year price target of $36.90 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. Synchrony Financial (SYF) average trading volume of 5,837,595 during the past month is 17.96% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times.

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