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Synchrony Financial (SYF) Analysts See $0.68 EPS

Moreover, Perritt Capital Management Inc has 0.6% invested in the company for 141,121 shares. The stock increased 1.10% or $0.93 during the last trading session, reaching $85.75. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.50, for a total transaction of $33,500.00. It has underperformed by 5.19% the S&P500. Gruss Capital Management Lp bought 30,000 shares as the company's stock declined 26.83% while stock markets rallied. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 52,233,692 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $1,557,609,000 after buying an additional 956,331 shares in the last quarter. Gruss Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Synchrony Finl (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $29.11 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $37.19. About 8.88 million shares traded or 38.30% up from the average. Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has declined 10.35% since December 18, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.05% the S&P500.

Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) last released its earnings results on Friday, April 28th. Therefore 70% are positive. Wells Fargo initiated the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, October 10 report. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $38.30. The stock of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) earned "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, October 19. The stock of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, September 8. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 6 by Bank of America.

Synchrony Financial (SYF) stock price rose 0.7 percent over the past one year, while increased 26.41 percent during the past 6 months. Jefferies maintained the shares of SYF in report on Wednesday, June 7 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, October 11 by Wedbush.

Analysts await TripAdvisor, Inc. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.73 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Synchrony Financial will post 2.59 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. MET's profit will be $1.18B for 11.48 P/E if the $1.12 EPS becomes a reality. The financial services provider reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.06. ValuEngine upgraded Synchrony Financial from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. Therefore 54% are positive. Prologis had 61 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday, October 16. Boston Partners now owns 12,891,959 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $384,439,000 after buying an additional 3,637,487 shares during the last quarter. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Zoetis Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Monday, July 17. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $37.71. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, May 31 report. The stock of MetLife, Inc. The rating was reinitiated by Wells Fargo with "Outperform" on Friday, September 23.

Aew Capital Management L P, which manages about $25.93B and $4.10 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Store Capital Corp (NYSE:STOR) by 229,375 shares to 2.24M shares, valued at $50.38M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in K2m Group Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:KTWO) by 227,582 shares in the quarter, for a total of 316,703 shares, and has risen its stake in Cintas Corp (NASDAQ:CTAS).

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.47, from 1.07 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 33 investors sold CLVS shares while 56 reduced holdings.

A number of other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 113,578 shares in the company, valued at $3,804,863. Deutsche Natl Bank Ag holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Clovis Oncology, Inc. Following the sale, the insider now owns 43,140 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,639,320. Ftb Inc owns 130,187 shares. Td Asset Management Inc has 96,957 shares. Envestnet Asset Management holds 433 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (NYSE:ZTS). Creative Planning holds 0% or 9,877 shares in its portfolio.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Synchrony Financial (SYF) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.06" was reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online. Advantus has 0.01% invested in TripAdvisor, Inc. (NYSE:CR). Envestnet Asset accumulated 1,708 shares. Marathon Prns Equity Mngmt Limited Liability Co stated it has 90,000 shares. Cornerstone Mgmt Lc invested 0% in Crane Co. Dimensional Fund Ltd Partnership has invested 0.01% in TripAdvisor, Inc.

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