Synchrony Financial - SYF Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $39.27
  • Forecasted Upside: 5.95%
  • Number of Analysts: 13
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$37.06
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Analyst Price Target for SYF

Analyst Price Target is $39.27
▲ +5.95% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last 3 months. The average price target is $39.27, with a high forecast of $53.00 and a low forecast of $22.00. The average price target represents a 5.95% upside from the last price of $37.06.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 13 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in Synchrony Financial. This rating has held steady since June 2022, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
8/7/2021
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  • 4 hold ratings
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11/5/2021
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2/3/2022
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5/4/2022
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8/2/2022
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10/31/2022
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12/30/2022
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1/29/2023

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
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  • 2 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/24/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$29.00 ➝ $31.00Low
1/24/2023BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$56.00 ➝ $53.00Low
1/24/2023Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$38.00 ➝ $37.00Low
1/24/2023JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$39.00 ➝ $42.00Low
1/24/2023CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$44.00 ➝ $45.00Low
1/10/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Target$39.00 ➝ $36.00Low
1/6/2023BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$41.00 ➝ $38.00Low
12/15/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $37.00Low
12/13/2022Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
12/1/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$31.00 ➝ $29.00N/A
11/21/2022UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$42.00Low
11/15/2022Bank of AmericaBoost Target$39.00 ➝ $45.00Low
10/26/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost Target$42.00 ➝ $52.00Low
10/26/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $40.00Low
10/26/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$38.00 ➝ $39.00Low
10/26/2022CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $44.00N/A
10/13/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower Target$38.00Low
10/13/2022CitigroupLower TargetBuy$50.00 ➝ $42.00Low
10/13/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $41.00Low
10/7/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$40.00 ➝ $39.00Low
10/5/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $31.00Low
9/26/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$41.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/19/2022Piper SandlerSet Target$41.00Low
7/19/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$46.00 ➝ $47.00Low
7/19/2022StephensBoost TargetEqual Weight$29.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/15/2022JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$50.00 ➝ $40.00Low
7/13/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$45.00 ➝ $32.00N/A
7/12/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$40.00 ➝ $31.00N/A
7/11/2022Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Target$59.00 ➝ $46.00N/A
7/11/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweight$64.00 ➝ $49.00N/A
6/29/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetOverweight$49.00 ➝ $42.00Low
5/12/2022Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$22.00High
4/19/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $45.00Low
4/19/2022StephensLower TargetEqual Weight$54.00 ➝ $47.00Low
4/19/2022BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$49.00 ➝ $52.00Low
4/6/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$52.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
4/6/2022Piper SandlerUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$48.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
4/4/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy$45.00 ➝ $40.00Low
3/28/2022Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$56.00 ➝ $40.00High
3/17/2022Bank of AmericaLower Target$52.00 ➝ $45.00High
3/17/2022Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
1/31/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$60.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
1/31/2022StephensLower TargetEqual Weight$58.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
1/31/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$54.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
1/31/2022Piper SandlerLower TargetNeutral$52.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/31/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$66.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
1/19/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Target$55.00 ➝ $51.00Medium
1/10/2022BarclaysBoost Target$63.00 ➝ $64.00Low
1/3/2022StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightMedium
12/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost 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 TargetBuy$58.00 ➝ $65.00High
10/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$51.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
10/20/2021CitigroupBoost 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 TargetOutperform$59.00 ➝ $63.00Medium
8/30/2021Seaport Res PtnReiterated RatingBuyHigh
7/29/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$56.00 ➝ $65.00Low
7/19/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$43.00 ➝ $55.00High
7/12/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$48.00 ➝ $55.00Low
7/9/2021BarclaysBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$52.00 ➝ $63.00High
7/6/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy$59.00 ➝ $62.00Medium
7/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$53.00 ➝ $59.00Low
6/15/2021Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
6/14/2021Evercore ISIBoost TargetOutperform$49.00 ➝ $56.00Low
6/2/2021Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$56.00Medium
5/10/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $56.00Medium
4/28/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$54.00 ➝ $55.00High
4/28/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $58.00High
4/20/2021OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
4/15/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower 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 TargetOverweight$53.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
3/15/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$41.00 ➝ $48.00Low
2/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$51.00 ➝ $53.00Low
2/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$51.00 ➝ $54.00Low
1/26/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetOutperform$36.00 ➝ $43.00High
1/19/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$46.00Medium
1/6/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$31.00 ➝ $51.00N/A
1/4/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$32.00 ➝ $41.00N/A
12/23/2020Compass PointBoost 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 TargetOutperform$28.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
10/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$24.50 ➝ $30.00High
10/5/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Target$30.00 ➝ $34.00Low
10/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$21.00 ➝ $27.00Low
9/16/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$20.00 ➝ $21.00High
9/9/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$30.00Low
7/31/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformHigh
7/22/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
7/22/2020BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
7/15/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$24.00High
7/8/2020CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$19.00 ➝ $22.00High
6/25/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$18.00 ➝ $19.00Medium
6/22/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$18.00 ➝ $26.00Low
6/17/2020JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$21.00 ➝ $27.50High
6/8/2020StephensBoost TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $33.00Low
4/28/2020BTIG ResearchLower Target$42.00 ➝ $23.00Low
4/22/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
4/22/2020JMP SecuritiesLower TargetMarket Outperform$39.00 ➝ $21.00Medium
4/22/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$31.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
4/22/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$19.00 ➝ $18.00High
4/21/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$22.00High
4/14/2020Nomura SecuritiesLower TargetNeutral$34.00 ➝ $16.00High
4/12/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$20.00High
4/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower 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 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 TargetBuy$43.00Low
10/15/2019OppenheimerSet TargetBuy$39.00Low
9/11/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetBuy$39.00 ➝ $43.00Low
7/22/2019Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00Low
7/22/2019BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$42.00Low
7/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet TargetBuy$43.00N/A
7/15/2019BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00Low
5/9/2019Nomura SecuritiesBoost TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $39.00High
5/3/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$39.00Low
4/22/2019Morgan StanleyBoost 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 TargetSell ➝ Equal Weight$35.00Low
1/3/2019StephensUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
11/5/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$35.00 ➝ $32.00Low
11/2/2018StephensDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Sell$26.00High
11/1/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
11/1/2018CitigroupLower TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$37.00 ➝ $32.00Low
10/22/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldLow
10/22/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost 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 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 TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$41.00 ➝ $39.00Medium
4/30/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$41.00 ➝ $38.00Low
4/23/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower 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
(Data available from 1/29/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.41 (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).

News Sentiment Over Time

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7/3/2022
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8/2/2022
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9/1/2022
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10/1/2022
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10/31/2022
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11/30/2022
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12/30/2022
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1/29/2023

Current Sentiment

  • 10 very positive mentions
  • 23 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Synchrony Financial logo
Synchrony Financial engages in the provision of consumer financial services. It operates through three sales platforms: Retail Card, Payment Solutions, and CareCredit. The Retail Card platform is a provider of private label credit cards, and also provides Dual Cards and small-and medium-sized business credit products. The Payment Solutions platform is a provider of promotional financing for major consumer purchases, offering private label credit cards and installment loans. The CareCredit platform is a provider of promotional financing to consumers for elective healthcare procedures or services, such as dental, veterinary, cosmetic, vision and audiology. The company was founded on September 12, 2003, and is headquartered in Stamford, CT.
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Today's Range

Now: $37.06
Low: $36.67
High: $37.35

50 Day Range

MA: $34.32
Low: $31.98
High: $37.58

52 Week Range

Now: $37.06
Low: $27.22
High: $45.56

Volume

3,206,407 shs

Average Volume

6,057,976 shs

Market Capitalization

$16.70 billion

P/E Ratio

6.08

Dividend Yield

2.48%

Beta

1.61

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, JMP Securities, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Stephens, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., TheStreet, UBS Group AG, Wells Fargo & Company, and Wolfe Research.
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What is the current price target for Synchrony Financial?

15 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Synchrony Financial in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $39.27, suggesting a possible upside of 6.0%. BMO Capital Markets has the highest price target set, predicting SYF will reach $53.00 in the next twelve months. Wolfe Research 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 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in SYF, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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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.