Synchrony Financial (SYF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 03, 2018

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Synchrony Financial ( SYF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 03, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 16, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SYF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 40% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $29.2, the dividend yield is 2.88%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SYF was $29.2, representing a -28.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.59 and a 3.08% increase over the 52 week low of $28.33.

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 $2.94. Zacks Investment Research reports SYF's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 30.63%, compared to an industry average of 13.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SYF Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RYF with an decrease of -6.59% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SYF at 1.22%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: SYF , AXP , SPGI , RYF

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