Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) are being monitored closely by investors today as the name is currently priced at $33.16, a 0.21% difference from where it most recently opened. So where is the stock headed from here? We will take a quick look here at how the stock has performed recently.
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Let’s take a quick look at how the price of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) is currently trading in comparison to some of its simple moving averages. At current levels, shares have been seen trading 2.52% away from the 20-day moving average. The stock has been recently separated from the 50-day moving average by 3.94%. Using a broader approach, the stock has been trading 11.07% off of the 200-day moving average. After the latest check-in, shares are -1.19% off of the 50 day high and 13.60% away from the 50 day low number.
In terms of performance, shares of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) are 41.35% since the start of 2016. Over the past week, shares are 2.76%. Moving out to look at the previous month performance, the stock is at -0.24%. For the quarter, performance is at 28.68%. During the past six months, Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)’s stock has been 11.13% and -3.80% for the last 12 months.
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Wall Street brokerage firms that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $37.11. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 1.90. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.