The stock of Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) witnessed a 39.83% increase from the 52-week low price of $21.77 it recorded on 2018-12-26. Their shares price went up by $0.07 now trading at $30.44. Even though it is still -25.07% behind the $38.07 high touched on 2018-02-27. The last few days have been good for the stock, as its price has grew by 1.5% during the week. It has also performed better over the past three months, as it added around 10.77% while it has so far retreated around -13.1% during the course of a year. The stock of SYF recorded 29.75% uptrend from the beginning of this year till date. The 12-month potential price target for Synchrony Financial is set at $37. This target means that the stock has an upside potential to increase by 21.55% from the current trading price.
When giving their opinion, around 66.67% of Wall Street analysts, which represents 12 out of 18 rated the stock as a Buy. 6 brokerage firms of the remaining 33.33% rated the stock as a Hold with 0 analyst rating it as a sell. Overall, the number of aggregate SYF shares held by institutional investors represents 95% of total shares. 84 institutions entered new Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) positions, 285 added to their existing positions in these shares, 381 lowered their positions, and 88 exited their positions entirely.
Synchrony Financial (SYF) trade volume has decreased by -13.52% as around 7,256,917 shares were sold when compared with its 50-day average volume of traded shares which is 8,391,690. At the moment, SYF is witnessing a uptrend, as it is trading 5.72% above its 20-day SMA, 16.08% above its 50-day SMA, and 0.27% above its 200-day SMA. The company runs an ROE of roughly 16%, with financial analysts predicting that their earnings per share growth will be around 20.05% per annum for the next five year. This will be compared to the 0.5% increase witnessed over the past five years.
The first technical resistance point for Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) will likely come at $30.81, marking a 1.2% premium to the current level. The second resistance point is at $31.19, about 2.4% premium to its current market price. On the other hand, inability to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $30.05, the lower end of the range. SYF’s 14-day MACD is 0.27 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 14-day RSI (relative strength index) score is 75.18, which shows that its stock has been overbought. The 20-day historical volatility for the stock stands at 36.58 percent, which is high when compared to that of the 50-day’s 33.51 percent.
The shares of Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UAA) has increased by 6.88%, and now trading at $22.21 on the Wall Street in the intra-day deal, with their shares traded now around 30,862,359. This is a rise of 24,840,727 shares over the average 6,021,632 shares that were traded daily over the last three months. The stock that is trading at $22.21 went higher by 60.36% from its 52-week low of $13.85 that it attained back on 2018-03-23. The stock recorded a 52-week high of $24.96 nearly 72 days ago on 2018-12-03.
UAA stock has performed well over the past 30 days, as it added 12.91% while its price climbed by 25.69% year-to-date (YTD). Looking at the last few days, it has been good for the stock, as it rose 6.27% over the last week. The stock’s 12-month potential target price is now at $21.08. This means that the stock price might likely increase by -5.09% from its current trading price.7 out of 31 Wall Street analysts which represents 22.58% rated the stock as a buy while the remaining 54.84 rated it as a hold, with 22.58 of analysts rating it as a sell.
Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UAA) has been utilizing an ROE that is roughly -7%, with stock analysts predicting that the company’s EPS for the next five years will go up by 37.12% per year, following the -15.3% drop that was witnessed during the past five years. The stock at the moment is on a uptrend, trading 8.01% above its 20-day SMA, 10.52% above its 50-day SMA, and 7.57% above its 200-day SMA. In percentage terms, the aggregate Under Armour, Inc. shares held by institutional investors is 99.2%. 58 institutions jumped in to acquire Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) fresh stake, 188 added to their current holdings in these shares, 235 lowered their positions, and 74 left no stake in the company.
The stock’s 9-day MACD is 0.38 and this positive figure indicates an upward trading trend. The company’s 9-day RSI score is 75.45, which shows that its stock has been overbought. The 20-day historical volatility for the shares stand at 34.84 percent, which is less when compared to that of the 50-day’s 46.89 percent. On the daily chart, we see that the stock could reach the first level of resistance at $23.26, sporting a 4.51% premium to the current level. The next resistance point is at $24.3, representing nearly 8.6% premium to the current market price of Under Armour, Inc. (UAA). On the other hand, failure to breach the immediate hurdles can drag it down to $18.7, the lower end of the range.