The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE: SCHW] jumped around 1.79 points on Monday, while shares priced at $77.38 at the close of the session, up 2.37%. The company report on September 22, 2021 that Schwab 401(k) Study Finds Younger Workers Stressed About Money but Optimistic About Improving Financial Habits.
Meet the Gen Z 401(k) participant: Looking for help at work to manage their financial life.
Stress about finances has had an outsized impact on the ability of Gen Z and Millennials to do their jobs during the pandemic, according to the annual nationwide survey of 401(k) plan participants from Schwab Retirement Plan Services. Almost half of Gen Z workers (44%) and 38% of Millennials reported that financial stress impacted their ability to do their jobs this past year, compared to 24% of all workers. About one third of these younger 401(k) plan participants already predict that their retirement will be delayed because of COVID-19, compared to one fifth of their older Gen X co-workers, who still have a decade or more before retirement at age 65.
The Charles Schwab Corporation stock is now 45.89% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. SCHW Stock saw the intraday high of $77.68 and lowest of $75.94 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 76.37, which means current price is +52.43% above from all time high which was touched on 09/27/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 5.77M shares, SCHW reached a trading volume of 6555609 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus 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 $83.83 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 2.10. 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.
Goldman have made an estimate for The Charles Schwab Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on July 08, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Credit Suisse raised their target price from $74 to $86. The new note on the price target was released on April 27, 2021, representing the official price target for The Charles Schwab Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $80, while JMP Securities analysts kept a Mkt Outperform rating on SCHW stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for The Charles Schwab Corporation is set at 1.99, with the Price to Sales ratio for SCHW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 8.82. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.07, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 16.35. Price to Free Cash Flow for SCHW in the course of the last twelve months was 24.49.
How has SCHW stock performed recently?
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 12.47. With this latest performance, SCHW shares gained by 5.06% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 20.70% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 121.47% 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 66.18, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 72.60, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 62.20 for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 71.35, while it was recorded at 73.22 for the last single week of trading, and 66.39 for the last 200 days.
The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]: Deeper insight into the 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 +37.90 and a Gross Margin at +86.98. The Charles Schwab Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +27.24.
Return on Total Capital for SCHW is now 9.13, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 6.75. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 8.48, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.78. 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 26.16. Additionally, SCHW Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 20.74, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 2.67. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 26.24, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 17.93.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] managed to generate an average of $103,094 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 0.27 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.03.
Earnings analysis for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]
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 21.15%.
Insider trade positions for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]
There are presently around $121,477 million, or 74.10% of SCHW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SCHW stocks are: TORONTO DOMINION BANK with ownership of 254,441,948, which is approximately -0.021% of the company’s market cap and around 7.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 115,044,473 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $8.9 billion in SCHW stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $8.7 billion in SCHW stock with ownership of nearly 4.333% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in The Charles Schwab Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 619 institutional holders increased their position in The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE:SCHW] by around 74,376,952 shares. Additionally, 582 investors decreased positions by around 66,597,799 shares, while 222 investors held positions by with 1,428,900,574 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,569,875,325 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SCHW stock had 127 new institutional investments in for a total of 24,040,154 shares, while 85 institutional investors sold positions of 10,796,738 shares during the same period.