The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW) closed the day trading at 73.35 down -0.49% from the previous closing price of $73.71. In other words, the price has decreased by $-0.36 from its previous closing price. On the day, 7405635 shares were traded. SCHW reached its highest trading level at $74.52 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $72.90.
For a better understanding of SCHW, let’s look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 2.18 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 63.53. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 13.73 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.62.
Upgrades & Downgrades
In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, Barclays on August 31, 2022, initiated with a Equal Weight rating and assigned the stock a target price of $81.
UBS Upgraded its Neutral to Buy on June 21, 2022, whereas the target price for the stock was revised from $68 to $75.
The insider trade also gives investors a glimpse into the future direction of stock prices, which can be beneficial to investors. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Aug 12 when Craig Jonathan M. sold 8,032 shares for $75.00 per share. The transaction valued at 602,414 led to the insider holds 4,019 shares of the business.
Schwab Charles R. sold 135,300 shares of SCHW for $9,393,635 on Jul 29. The Co-Chairman now owns 69,613,930 shares after completing the transaction at $69.43 per share. On Jul 28, another insider, Schwab Charles R., who serves as the Co-Chairman of the company, sold 149,600 shares for $65.36 each. As a result, the insider received 9,778,559 and left with 69,749,230 shares of the company.
As of this moment, The’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 24.12, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 15.13. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 1.25. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 7.17 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 4.11.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, SCHW has reached a high of $96.24, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $59.35. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 69.70, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 76.23.
Over the past 3-months, SCHW traded about 6.99M shares per day on average, while over the past 10 days, SCHW traded about 6.46M shares per day. A total of 1.90B shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 1.70B. Insiders hold about 0.10% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 89.00% stake in the company. Shares short for SCHW as of Jul 14, 2022 were 14.6M with a Short Ratio of 2.23, compared to 17.05M on Jun 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 0.77% and a Short% of Float of 0.86%.
Dividends & Splits
SCHW’s forward annual dividend rate is 0.88, up from 0.72 a year ago. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.98%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 1.27%. The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 1.17. The current Payout Ratio is 24.90% for SCHW, which recently paid a dividend on Aug 25, 2022 with an ex-dividend date of Aug 10, 2022. Stock splits for the company last occurred on May 30, 2000 when the company split stock in a 3:2 ratio.
Current recommendations for the stock of the company come from 13 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $1.04 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $1.16 and a low estimate of $0.95, while EPS last year was $0.84. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $1.11, with high estimates of $1.28 and low estimates of $0.96.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $4.13 and $3.65 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $3.87. EPS for the following year is $4.8, with 16 analysts recommending between $5.44 and $4.32.
A total of 9 analysts have provided revenue estimates for SCHW’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $21.05B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $20.12B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $20.6B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $18.52B, up 11.20% from the average estimate. Based on 9 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $22.89B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $23.79B and the low estimate is $21.93B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 11.10% from the average revenue estimate for this year.