NYSE:SYF - Synchrony Financial Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $44.36
  • Forecasted Upside: -7.38 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for SYF

Analyst Price Target is $44.36
▼ -7.38% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $44.36, with a high forecast of $58.00 and a low forecast of $22.00. The average price target represents a -7.38% upside from the last price of $47.90.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 11 investment analysts is to buy stock in Synchrony Financial. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 11 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
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  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

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  • 9 buy ratings
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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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
6/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$40.00Low
5/24/2017BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$36.00Low
5/3/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$38.00 ➝ $32.00Low
5/1/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight$36.00 ➝ $47.00Low
5/1/2017CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$43.00 ➝ $35.00Low
5/1/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$41.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
5/1/2017BTIG ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
5/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
5/1/2017DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $41.00Low
5/1/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$47.00 ➝ $35.00Low
5/1/2017StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$44.00 ➝ $29.00Low
4/30/2017OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldMedium
4/28/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ Neutral$44.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/11/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingBuy$44.00Low
4/11/2017CIBCReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow
4/11/2017OppenheimerInitiated CoverageMarket PerformMedium
4/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$38.00Low
3/29/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ OutperformLow
2/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$45.00N/A
1/23/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$45.00N/A
1/23/2017Sanford C. BernsteinBoost Price TargetOutperform$39.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
1/23/2017JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$37.00 ➝ $41.00N/A
1/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$43.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
1/8/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$47.00N/A
1/8/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyN/A
12/15/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyN/A
12/15/2016Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$40.50N/A
12/7/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$23.25 ➝ $37.00N/A
12/4/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuyN/A
12/1/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Neutral$32.00 ➝ $37.00N/A
11/22/2016JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$33.00 ➝ $37.00N/A
11/21/2016BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$41.00N/A
11/18/2016StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$40.00N/A
11/4/2016Compass PointInitiated CoverageBuy$34.00N/A
10/23/2016BTIG ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$42.00N/A
10/12/2016BTIG ResearchSet Price TargetBuy$42.00N/A
10/10/2016WedbushInitiated CoverageOutperform$31.00N/A
9/22/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$37.00N/A
9/22/2016Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$34.00N/A
8/18/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy$31.50N/A
7/26/2016Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$28.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
7/25/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$42.00N/A
7/18/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$42.00N/A
7/15/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight$41.00N/A
7/11/2016Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$34.00N/A
7/11/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingPositiveN/A
7/10/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00N/A
7/10/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00N/A
7/9/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/9/2016Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/9/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/9/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/A
7/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$108.00N/A
6/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightN/A
6/29/2016Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00N/A
6/26/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyN/A
6/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$39.00N/A
(Data available from 6/23/2016 forward)
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Synchrony Financial operates as a consumer financial services company in the United States. It provides a range of specialized financing programs and consumer banking products to digital, retail, home, auto, travel, health, and pet industries. The company also offers private label credit cards, dual cards, general purpose co-branded credit cards, and small and medium-sized business credit products; and promotional financing for consumer purchases, such as private label credit cards, dual cards, and installment loans. In addition, it provides promotional financing to consumers for health, veterinary and personal care procedures, and services and products, such as dental, vision, audiology, and cosmetic; debt cancellation 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. 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. Synchrony Financial was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $47.90
Low: $47.37
High: $48.32

50 Day Range

MA: $45.76
Low: $39.57
High: $50.80

52 Week Range

Now: $47.90
Low: $21.04
High: $50.96


6,240,250 shs

Average Volume

6,368,250 shs

Market Capitalization

$27.86 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: Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Compass Point, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Evercore ISI, JMP Securities, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, Wells Fargo & Company, Wolfe Research, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Synchrony Financial?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $44.36, suggesting a possible downside of 7.4%. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the highest price target set, predicting SYF will reach $58.00 in the next twelve months. Citigroup Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $22.00 for Synchrony Financial in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Synchrony Financial?

Synchrony Financial currently has 2 hold ratings and 9 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.