The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE: SCHW] closed the trading session at $61.20 on 01/12/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $60.44, while the highest price level was $62.04. The company report on January 12, 2021 that Schwab Expands Fixed Income Offering With Launch of 20 Wasmer Schroeder Strategies.
New product suite leverages Wasmer Schroeder Strategies’ deep fixed income expertise and investment capabilities.
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Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc. (CSIM), an asset management arm of The Charles Schwab Corporation, announced it is expanding its lineup of fixed income strategies available to Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (Schwab) clients with 20 Wasmer Schroeder Strategies consisting of tax exempt and taxable fixed income separately managed accounts, including bond ladders and actively managed strategies.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 15.38 percent and weekly performance of 15.97 percent. The stock has been moved at 77.13 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 22.16 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 59.08 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 9.81M shares, SCHW reached to a volume of 12170734 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SCHW shares is $52.43 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SCHW stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
BofA Securities have made an estimate for The Charles Schwab Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 12, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wolfe Research raised their target price from $39 to $56. The new note on the price target was released on January 05, 2021, representing the official price target for The Charles Schwab Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $44 to $58, while Wells Fargo kept a Overweight rating on SCHW stock. On November 17, 2020, analysts increased their price target for SCHW shares from 44 to 54.
The Average True Range (ATR) for The Charles Schwab Corporation is set at 1.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for SCHW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 10.84. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.03, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 14.62.
SCHW stock trade performance evaluation
The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 15.97. With this latest performance, SCHW shares gained by 22.16% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 77.13% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 27.45% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for SCHW stock in for the last two-week period is set at 85.85, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 90.62, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 81.65 for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 49.84, while it was recorded at 59.38 for the last single week of trading, and 39.26 for the last 200 days.
The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] shares currently have an operating margin of +41.14 and a Gross Margin at +82.28. The Charles Schwab Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +31.43.
Return on Total Capital for SCHW is now 16.90, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 13.10. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 17.47, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.25. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 37.16. Additionally, SCHW Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 27.09, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 2.75. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 38.27, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 24.32.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] managed to generate an average of $188,020 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 0.51 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.04.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, The Charles Schwab Corporation posted 0.62/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.64/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -3.10%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for SCHW. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for The Charles Schwab Corporation go to -1.95%.
The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $97,803 million, or 70.40% of SCHW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SCHW stocks are: TORONTO DOMINION BANK with ownership of 254,270,485, which is approximately -0.004% of the company’s market cap and around 7.11% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 113,648,107 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $6.85 billion in SCHW stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $6.62 billion in SCHW stock with ownership of nearly 1.756% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in The Charles Schwab Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 519 institutional holders increased their position in The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE:SCHW] by around 97,483,194 shares. Additionally, 574 investors decreased positions by around 87,122,556 shares, while 159 investors held positions by with 1,438,687,524 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,623,293,274 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SCHW stock had 108 new institutional investments in for a total of 19,284,091 shares, while 139 institutional investors sold positions of 23,438,363 shares during the same period.