Synchrony Financial ( SYF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 01, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 14, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SYF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SYF has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYF was $30.07, representing a -25.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.30 and a 38.09% increase over the 52 week low of $21.78.
SYF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as American Express Company ( AXP ) and S&P Global Inc. ( SPGI ). SYF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.75. Zacks Investment Research reports SYF's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 16.37%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SYF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SYF as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P Spin-Off ETF ( CSD )
- Invesco Zacks Mid-Cap ETF ( CZA )
- Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
- WisdomTree U.S. Quality Shareholder Yield Fund ( QSY )
- SPDR S&P 500 Buyback ETF ( SPYB ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is QSY with an decrease of -6.06% over the last 100 days. CSD has the highest percent weighting of SYF at 8.18%.
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