Citizens Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:CFG) saw a downside of -0.12% to close Tuesday at $48.27 after subtracting -$0.06 on the day. The 5-day average trading volume is 3,934,400 shares of the company’s common stock. It has gained $49.66 in the past week. An average of 4,815,470 shares of the company has been traded in the last 20 days, and the 50-day average volume stands at 4,353,010.
CFG’s 1-month performance is 9.73% or $5.42 on its low of $41.52 reached on 09/20/21. The company’s shares have touched a 52-week low of $25.41 and high of $51.14, with the stock’s rally to the 52-week high happening on 05/18/21. YTD, CFG has achieved 34.98% or $12.51. However, the current price is down -5.61%% from the 52-week high price.
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On Dec 11, 306 days have gone by since the last insider trading activity for Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG). Coughlin Brendan (Head of Consumer Banking) most recently sold 12,000 shares at $35.35 per share on Dec 11. This transaction cost the insider $424,200.
The company’s PE ratio for the last five years has touched a high of 20.80 and a low of 4.010. CFG stock has a beta of 1.68. Moving on to other valuation ratios, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio is 4.12 while the price-to-book (PB) in the most recent quarter is 0.97.
Citizens Financial Group Inc. pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share. Its dividend yield is 3.23% and the payout ratio is 34.70%. CFG’s most recent quarterly dividend payment was made on Aug. 13, when it paid $0.39 a share compared with prior rate of $0.39, down 0.0% from last year’s. The company has boosted its dividend for the last 5 consecutive years with the latest dividend increase of $0.03 reported on Friday January 17 2020. Measured over the last 3 years, the Dividend has been growing by 143.75% yearly.
It is projected that Citizens Financial Group Inc.’s next ex-dividend date will be on 29-Oct. CFG is expected to distribute $0.39 as its next dividend.
As well, the company’s long term debt to equity for the quarter ending June 29 was 0.33, while the total debt to equity was 0.33 while for the period ending June 29; Citizens Financial Group Inc.’s operating margin was 89.80%. The firm’s gross profit as reported stood at $4.59 billion against revenue of $5.36 billion.
For the quarterly period ending June 29 this year, Net income and sales went down compared to those figures reported in the previous quarter. Analysts expected CFG to announce $1.11 per share in earnings in its latest quarter, but it posted $1.44, representing a 29.70% surprise. CFG stock balance sheet for the quarter ending June 29 shows that, with total debt at $7.16 billion. Shareholders hold equity totaling $426.08 million
Let’s look briefly at Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG) price momentum from a technical analysis perspective. The 9-day relative strength index as at close on 12 October was 62.04% to suggest the stock is trending Neutral, with historical volatility in this time period at 22.28%.
The stock’s 5-day moving average is $48.57, reflecting a -1.47% or -$0.72 change from its current price. CFG is currently trading +12.86% above its 20-day SMA, -0.68% above its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is away from the SMA50 and SMA200 by +15.51% and +37.44% respectively.
Stochastic %K and %D was 84.99% and 88.15% and the average true range (ATR) pointed at 1.18. The RSI (14) points at 61.92%, while the 14-day stochastic is at 78.55% with the period’s ATR at 1.20. The stock’s 9-day MACD Oscillator is pointing at 0.18 and 0.83 on the 14-day charts.
Analysts offering their rating for CFG stock have a consensus rating for the stock as Overweight. Currently, 1 brokerage advisors rate CFG as a “sell,”, while 3 advise that investors “Hold.” 0 analysts have rated the stock as underweight. 2 rates the stock as overweight while 13 have offered a “buy” rating.
What is CFG’s price target for the next 12 months?
Analysts have a consensus price target ranging from a low of $47.00 and a high of $57.00, with their median price target at $54.00. Looking at these predictions, the average price target given by analysts is for Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG) stock is $53.41.