Analysts estimate Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC) To Grow by 5.02%: Here is Why

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC) is owned by a number of high-value investors. Its largest direct holder is Scott Powell Director; President and Chief Executive Officer of Company and Santander Holdings USA, Inc. and U.S. Country Head of the Santander Group with 97,903 shares. The second-largest direct holder is Reza Leaali Chief Technology Officer, with 82,747 shares of the company’s stock. In third place with 49,933 shares of SC is Sandra Broderick Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Operations for Santander Holdings USA, Inc.

Now turning to institutional ownership of Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC), Fidelity Management & Research Co. is the top holder with 12.84 million shares. The next largest fund holder of this company’s stock is The Vanguard Group, Inc. with 11.42 million shares. In the third-place spot with 10.62 million shares is Canyon Capital Advisors LLC.

This company’s stock price was $22.73 at the previous market close, with its latest volume reaching 1300661. Compare that to its average daily volume of 861.33K. Given the fact that this stock has 338.75M shares outstanding, its current market value is sitting at $7.70B. This publicly-traded stock’s 60-month Beta is 0.98. Its Price to Sales ratio is 0.99, its Price to Cash Flow ratio is 199.48, and its Price to Book ratio is 1.07.

SC stock has achieved a 5-day range of $22.56 to $23.71, with a total performance of -2.99% during that period. Meanwhile, in the past month of trading, this stock has traded in the range of $22.56 to $25.36, generating a -10.86% change during the period. In the past three months, this stock’s price has changed by -11.21%, trading in the range of $22.56 to $27.14.

In the past 5 days, shares of SC have made a new high 3 times. In the last month, it has made a new high 2 times, and in the past 3 months, it has made a new high 3 times.

Now let’s turn to this public company’s earnings. For the quarter ending 9/29/2019, the earnings per share (EPS) was reported at 0.67. This is a 0 difference compared to the consensus estimate of 0.67, amounting to an earnings surprise of 0.00%. In the previous quarter, which ended in 9/29/2019, the consensus estimate was 0.92, making for an earnings surprise of 14.10%. For the quarter ending 3/30/2019, EPS was reported at 0.7, generating a 2.90% earnings surprise.

The Net Income for the most recent full fiscal year, which ended in 12-2018, was $915.93 million. This is compared to the prior year, where Net Income was $1.17 billion. Meanwhile, this company’s Operating Cash Flow was $6.24 billion for the year, compared to $3.94 billion in 2017. Capital Expenditures for the year were reportedly -$9.83 billion, compared to -$6.02 billion, and Free Cash flow was $-3.58 billion compared to the prior year’s $-2.08 billion.

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (SC) stock currently has a Financial Strength score of 1/10. This is due to a combination of factors, including an Equity to Asset ratio of 0.16, a Debt to Equity ratio of 5.12 and a Debt to EBITDA of 5.79. The Beneish M-Score is -2.99.

This publicly-traded company’s Profitability and Growth score is 4/10, thanks to a combination of things: a Net Margin of 14.66, a ROE of 13.23.

Shifting focus now to Valuation and Return for SC, this company’s Price to Tangible Book is 1.08 and its Price to Median PS Value is 1.05. Price to Peter Lynch Fair Value for SC is now 0.00, and this organization’s Price to Graham Number is 0.63.

Certain ratios provide helpful insights into how a stock is performing. The Quick Ratio for SC is sitting at 0.00, while its Current Ratio is 0.00. This stock’s PB Ratio is 1.06, its PS Ratio is 1.23, its Forward PE Ratio is 7.65, and its PE Ratio without NRI is 8.38. Similarly, its Price to Operating Cash Flow is 1.48.