BofA Securities slashes price target on The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] – find out why.

The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE: SCHW] price plunged by -3.37 percent to reach at -$2.72. The company report on February 14, 2023 that Schwab Reports Monthly Activity Highlights.

From Robots to Self-Driving Cars: 5 AI Stocks to Consider for Your Portfolio

The artificial intelligence (AI) revolution is already here and it's about to change everything we know about everything. With the global market for AI projected to grow from $137 billion in 2022 to over $1.81 trillion by 2030, there's never been a better time to invest in this burgeoning industry. That's why we've compiled a list of the Top 5 AI Stocks to Buy for 2023. These companies are at the forefront of the AI revolution, and have the potential to deliver huge returns to investors like you.

Get our free report, "Top 5 AI Stocks to Buy for 2023".


The Charles Schwab Corporation released its Monthly Activity Report today. Company highlights for the month of January 2023 include:.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:

A sum of 7701858 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 7.59M shares. The Charles Schwab Corporation shares reached a high of $81.32 and dropped to a low of $77.73 until finishing in the latest session at $77.88.

The one-year SCHW stock forecast points to a potential upside of 15.73. The average equity rating for SCHW stock is currently 2.20, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.

Guru’s Opinion on 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 $92.42 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 2.20. 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 Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on January 19, 2023. The new note on the price target was released on January 04, 2023, representing the official price target for The Charles Schwab Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $84, while Credit Suisse analysts kept a Neutral rating on SCHW stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for The Charles Schwab Corporation is set at 1.98, with the Price to Sales ratio for SCHW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.39. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.50, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 25.42. Price to Free Cash Flow for SCHW in the course of the last twelve months was 1716.17.

SCHW Stock Performance Analysis:

The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -3.04. With this latest performance, SCHW shares dropped by -0.22% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 5.24% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -5.34% 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 42.87, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 38.93, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.13 for The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 80.28, while it was recorded at 79.47 for the last single week of trading, and 73.25 for the last 200 days.

Insight into The Charles Schwab Corporation 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 +45.01 and a Gross Margin at +85.78. The Charles Schwab Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +32.20.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 15.47, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.18.


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 18.46%.

The Charles Schwab Corporation [SCHW] Insider Position Details

There are presently around $123,044 million, or 88.50% of SCHW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SCHW stocks are: TORONTO DOMINION BANK with ownership of 225,994,826, which is approximately 0.052% of the company’s market cap and around 6.73% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 125,888,270 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $9.8 billion in SCHW stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $8.32 billion in SCHW stock with ownership of nearly 3.792% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in The Charles Schwab Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of Wednesday and at the time of the Wednesday reporting period, where 866 institutional holders increased their position in The Charles Schwab Corporation [NYSE:SCHW] by around 72,435,342 shares. Additionally, 641 investors decreased positions by around 74,132,154 shares, while 215 investors held positions by with 1,433,346,848 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,579,914,344 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SCHW stock had 199 new institutional investments in for a total of 9,338,642 shares, while 87 institutional investors sold positions of 4,163,016 shares during the same period.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here