Hot Stock Overview: The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW)

The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) Belonging to the Finance sector which surged 2.87% and closed its last trading session at $31.57.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/20/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $32.68.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.88. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 2 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.93 and 1.92 respectively.

The Charles Schwab Corporation on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $0.3 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.3. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on The Charles Schwab Corporation Earnings, with 20 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.33. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.34 and $0.32 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.27.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for The Charles Schwab Corporation as $1.88 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 17 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 1.91 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.85 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 1.6 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 22.2%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 37.5%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 12.91% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 19.65%.

The Company got Initiated by Morgan Stanley on 26-Sep-16 to Overweight.

Insider Trades for The Charles Schwab Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 12 Sep 2016 where Butcher (C. Preston), the Director completed a transaction type “Gift” in which 115000 shares were traded at a price of $0.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 3 transaction in which 9500 shares were traded. 16 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 5162360 shares traded.

17 analysts projected Price Targets for The Charles Schwab Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $37. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $28 and the Mean Price Target is $32.68.

The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW) has the market capitalization of $40.6 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $34.52 on Dec 4, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $21.51 on Feb 11, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 0.8 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 12.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 1 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -3.42 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.55 and ATR value of 0.66. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.33% and 2.17%.

Company profile:

Charles Schwab Corp. provides a full-service investing experience to customers through a clicks and mortar multi-dimensional, five channel offering of the Internet, branch offices, speech recognition, touch-tone telephone, e-mail and wireless technologies, multilingual and international services, and direct access to professionals day or night.