NYSE:SYF - Synchrony Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $49.93
  • Forecasted Upside: 74.65 %
  • Number of Analysts: 15
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 11 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for SYF

Analyst Price Target is $49.93
▲ +74.65% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 15 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $49.93, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a 74.65% upside from the last price of $28.59.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 15 investment analysts is to buy stock in Synchrony Financial. This rating has held steady since June 2021, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/29/2022Piper SandlerLower Price TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $42.00Low
5/12/2022Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$22.00High
4/19/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $45.00Low
4/19/2022StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$54.00 ➝ $47.00Low
4/19/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$49.00 ➝ $52.00Low
4/6/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$52.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
4/6/2022Piper SandlerUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$48.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
4/4/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $40.00Low
3/28/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$56.00 ➝ $40.00High
3/17/2022Bank of AmericaLower Price Target$52.00 ➝ $45.00High
3/17/2022Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
1/31/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform$60.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
1/31/2022StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$58.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
1/31/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$54.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
1/31/2022Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$52.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/31/2022Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$66.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
1/19/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price Target$55.00 ➝ $51.00Medium
1/10/2022BarclaysBoost Price Target$63.00 ➝ $64.00Low
1/3/2022StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightMedium
12/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$65.00 ➝ $66.00Medium
11/29/2021Piper SandlerInitiated CoverageNeutral$52.00Medium
10/29/2021CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$56.00 ➝ $59.00Low
10/20/2021JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$56.00Low
10/20/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $65.00High
10/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$51.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
10/20/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$51.00 ➝ $56.00Low
10/20/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$57.00 ➝ $55.00Low
9/10/2021Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$58.00High
9/10/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$59.00 ➝ $63.00Medium
8/30/2021Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingBuyHigh
7/29/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$56.00 ➝ $65.00Low
7/19/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$43.00 ➝ $55.00High
7/12/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$48.00 ➝ $55.00Low
7/9/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$52.00 ➝ $63.00High
7/6/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$59.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
7/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$53.00 ➝ $59.00Low
6/15/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
6/14/2021Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetOutperform$49.00 ➝ $56.00Low
6/2/2021Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$56.00Medium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/28/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$54.00 ➝ $55.00High
4/28/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $58.00High
4/20/2021OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
4/15/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $48.00Low
4/14/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$49.00N/A
4/14/2021OppenheimerDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
4/8/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform$49.00Low
4/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$53.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
3/15/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$41.00 ➝ $48.00Low
2/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $53.00Low
2/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$51.00 ➝ $54.00Low
1/26/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$36.00 ➝ $43.00High
1/19/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$46.00Medium
1/6/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $51.00N/A
1/4/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$32.00 ➝ $41.00N/A
12/23/2020Compass PointBoost Price Target$33.00 ➝ $44.00N/A
12/10/2020BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$33.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
11/30/2020Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$51.00High
10/21/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
10/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$24.50 ➝ $30.00High
10/5/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price Target$30.00 ➝ $34.00Low
10/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$21.00 ➝ $27.00Low
9/16/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$20.00 ➝ $21.00High
9/9/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$30.00Low
7/31/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformHigh
7/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
7/22/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
7/15/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$24.00High
7/8/2020CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$19.00 ➝ $22.00High
6/25/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$18.00 ➝ $19.00Medium
6/22/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $26.00Low
6/17/2020JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$21.00 ➝ $27.50High
6/8/2020StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/28/2020BTIG ResearchLower Price Target$42.00 ➝ $23.00Low
4/22/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
4/22/2020JMP SecuritiesLower Price TargetMarket Outperform$39.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
4/22/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$31.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $18.00High
4/21/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$22.00High
4/14/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral$34.00 ➝ $16.00High
4/12/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$20.00High
4/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$40.00 ➝ $28.00High
4/3/2020CfraDowngradeSell ➝ Strong Sell$28.00 ➝ $11.00Medium
3/18/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$20.00High
2/9/2020Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$34.00Low
1/28/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$37.00Low
1/27/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 ➝ $34.00Low
1/27/2020StephensUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$40.00Medium
1/3/2020StephensUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
12/5/2019Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Neutral$43.00 ➝ $38.00Low
12/2/2019Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00Medium
10/21/2019Nomura SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$43.00Low
10/15/2019OppenheimerSet Price TargetBuy$39.00Low
9/11/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$39.00 ➝ $43.00Low
7/22/2019Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00Low
7/22/2019BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$42.00Low
7/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$43.00N/A
7/15/2019BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00Low
5/9/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $39.00High
5/3/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$39.00Low
4/22/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$31.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
3/13/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyHigh
2/14/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$38.00Medium
1/30/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$37.00Low
1/27/2019StephensReiterated RatingHold$34.00Low
1/24/2019CIBCUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$43.00Low
1/24/2019OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$43.00Low
1/24/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetSell ➝ Equal Weight$35.00Low
1/3/2019StephensUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
11/5/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$35.00 ➝ $32.00Low
11/2/2018StephensDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Sell$26.00High
11/1/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
11/1/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$37.00 ➝ $32.00Low
10/22/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
10/22/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$37.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
9/26/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$34.00High
8/6/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/3/2018UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$32.00 ➝ $33.00Low
7/30/2018Compass PointReiterated RatingBuy$39.00Low
7/30/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$51.00 ➝ $37.00Low
7/30/2018BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$53.00 ➝ $32.00Low
7/27/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$32.00Low
7/27/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/27/2018Edward JonesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
7/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$41.00 ➝ $39.00Medium
4/30/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$41.00 ➝ $38.00Low
4/23/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$55.00 ➝ $51.00Medium
4/22/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
4/17/2018Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform$45.00Low
4/5/2018CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$37.00High
3/27/2018UBS GroupInitiated CoverageSell$32.00Medium
3/14/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$42.00Medium
1/22/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$53.00Low
1/22/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
1/11/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$55.00Low
1/9/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$35.00N/A
12/26/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$44.00Low
12/18/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
12/17/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$44.00High
12/12/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$53.00Medium
12/11/2017WedbushSet Price TargetHold$33.00 ➝ $41.00Low
12/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Top Pick$44.00Low
11/21/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$43.00N/A
10/31/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/23/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$36.00 ➝ $40.00N/A
10/23/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$33.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
10/23/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
10/23/2017JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$35.00 ➝ $37.00N/A
10/20/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldN/A
10/12/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$39.00N/A
10/10/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Market Perform$33.00N/A
10/6/2017Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$35.00 ➝ $33.00N/A
9/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$40.00Low
9/8/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$35.00 ➝ $32.00Low
8/25/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$40.00Low
7/25/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$33.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/22/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/21/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$40.00Low
7/12/2017Nomura InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$38.00 ➝ $35.00Low
(Data available from 7/3/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.00 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Synchrony Financial logo
Synchrony Financial, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a consumer financial services company in the United States. It provides credit products, such as credit cards, commercial credit products, and consumer installment loans. The company also offers private label credit cards, dual cards, co-brand and general purpose credit cards, short- and long-term installment loans, and consumer banking products; and deposit products, including certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, money market accounts, and savings accounts to retail and commercial customers, as well as accepts deposits through third-party securities brokerage firms. In addition, it provides debt cancellation products to its credit card customers through online, mobile, and direct mail; healthcare payments and financing solutions under the CareCredit, Pets Best, and Walgreens brands; payments and financing solutions in the apparel, specialty retail, outdoor, music, and luxury industries; and point-of-sale consumer financing for audiology products and dental services. The company offers its credit products through programs established with a group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations, and healthcare service providers; and deposit products through various channels, such as digital and print. It serves digital, health and wellness, retail, home, auto, powersports, jewelry, pets, and other industries. Synchrony Financial was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $28.59
Low: $27.43
High: $28.90

50 Day Range

MA: $33.71
Low: $27.62
High: $40.14

52 Week Range

Now: $28.59
Low: $27.22
High: $52.49


5,406,384 shs

Average Volume

7,045,501 shs

Market Capitalization

$14.34 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Synchrony Financial?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on Synchrony Financial in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JMP Securities, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Seaport Global Securities, Seaport Res Ptn, Stephens, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Wells Fargo & Company, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Synchrony Financial?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $49.93, suggesting a possible upside of 74.7%.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial currently has 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe SYF will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Synchrony Financial.
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How do I contact Synchrony Financial's investor relations team?

Synchrony Financial's physical mailing address is 777 LONG RIDGE ROAD, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The financial services provider's listed phone number is (203) 585-2400 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Synchrony Financial is www.synchronyfinancial.com. Learn More about contacing Synchrony Financial investor relations.