The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Bread Financial Holdings Inc. (BFH) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same by $0.00, or 0.00%, to $39.09. The Bread Financial Holdings Inc. has recorded 337,340 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Bread Financial Schedules Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2022 Earnings Conference Call for Jan. 26, 2023.
The company is listed on the NYSE and operates within the Credit Services industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $39.09 and fluctuated between $39.35 as its day high and $38.43 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Bread Financial Holdings Inc. is $1.91B. A total of 1.05 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 937.09K shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, BFH has seen 3 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 1,624 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 30 BUYs and 11 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 187,655 shares during that period but sold 32,903.
In the most recent transaction, THERIAULT TIMOTHY J bought 2,500 shares of BFH for 39.56 per share on Aug 08. After the transaction, the Director now owns 14,539 company shares.
The dividend paying company demonstrates a positive outlook for investors and helps them generate immediate cash. Bread Financial Holdings Inc. pays an annual dividend of $0.84, resulting in a dividend yield of 2.15%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 4.79. BFH’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/10/2022 when it declared a $0.21 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 12/16/2022. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 9/16/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 8/11/2022. The BFH stock dividend was $0.21 per share in cash.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for BFH in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $47.17 with high estimates of $64.00 and low estimates of $36.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, BFH has a high of $75.60 and a low of $28.85.
As of this writing, BFH has an earnings estimate of -$1.4 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 13 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.73 per share and a lower estimate of -$3.81. The company reported an EPS of $0.25 in the last quarter, which was -88.70% lower than expectations of $2.21.
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There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. Currently, 18 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for BFH is Underweight with a score of 3.92. A total of 8 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 2 rated it as Overweight while 8 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.