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Capital One Financial Corp. (COF), with a current market cap of $40.38B, started the session at $69.42.
Looking at today’s trading action, the company’s one day range from $69.02 to $69.59 with the price of the stock fluctuating between $50.21 to $72.99 over the last 52 weeks.
COF shares are currently priced at 10.00x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively inexpensive compared to the industry’s 15.89x earnings multiple.
The company pays shareholders $1.20 per share in dividend income per year, for a current yield of 1.70%.
According to a consensus of 27 analysts, the earnings estimate of $1.53 per share would be $0.12 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.08 sequential increase. Furthermore, our analysis shows the full-year EPS estimate to be $7.04, which would be a $0.88 improvement when compared to the last year’s annual results.
The quarterly earnings estimate is based on a consensus revenue forecast of the current quarter of $5.45 Billion. If realized, that would be a 3.02% decrease over the year-ago quarter.
More recently, Robert W. Baird Initiated COF at Outperform (Oct 12, 2012). Previously, Argus upgraded COF from Sell to Hold.
The average price target for COF shares by the analysts covering it is $78.41, which is 12.95% above where the stock opened.
Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF), operates as the bank holding company for the Capital One Bank (USA), National Association (COBNA) and Capital One, National Association (CONA), which provide various financial products and services in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Credit Card, Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking.
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