Charles Schwab Corp Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts (NASDAQ:SCHW)
Shares of Charles Schwab Corp (NASDAQ:SCHW) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the fourteen ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Stock Ratings News reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $25.33.
SCHW has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Charles Schwab Corp in a research note on Friday, May 30th. They now have a $27.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded shares of Charles Schwab Corp from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 6th. They now have a $32.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $27.00.
Charles Schwab Corp (NASDAQ:SCHW) traded down 0.65% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $25.87. The stock had a trading volume of 1,251,882 shares. Charles Schwab Corp has a 1-year low of $19.52 and a 1-year high of $29.13. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $26.00 and its 200-day moving average is $25.93. The company has a market cap of $33.660 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.93.
Charles Schwab Corp (NASDAQ:SCHW) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April 15th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $1.48 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.47 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.15 earnings per share. Charles Schwab Corp’s revenue was up 14.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Charles Schwab Corp will post $0.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The Charles Schwab Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHW) is a savings and loan holding company.
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