SLM Corporation (SLM) managed to eke out gains of 0.74% in intraday trade. The share price increased by 0.09 points to $12.31. Till last observation, the net money flow was recorded at a negative $(-2.12) million. The total inflow of $2.78 million in upticks was completely overshadowed by an outflow of $4.9 million in downticks, giving the up/down ratio a value of 0.57. The shares have seen a change of 3.97% in the past week.A block trade occurred in the company shares in which the composite value of the upticks was $1.03 million and the composite value in downticks was $3.61 million. The resultant up/down ratio for the block exchange was 0.29. The block trade had a negative money flow of $(-2.58) million.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 6 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) rose 1.06% or 0.13 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $12.26 the stock was seen hitting $12.4 as a peak level and $12.25 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $12.35. The daily volume was measured at 2,861,315 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $12.6 and the 52-week low is $5.56. The company has a market cap of $5,299 million.
SLM Corporation has a Price to Earnings ratio of 22.91 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 2.92. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, SLM Corporation has a price to cash ratio of 17.24. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 21.84% and Return on Equity of the stock is 15.17%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, SLM Corporation will release next earnings on Apr 19, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.15. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $12.43. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $0.69. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $10. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders SLM Corporation has a Dividend Yield of 0% with an Annual Dividend of $0. It has a Payout Ratio of 0 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.12.
SLM Corporation is the one of nations largest private sources of funding and servicing support for higher education loans for students and their parents. The company provides a wide range of financial services, processing capabilities and information technology to meet the needs of educational institutions, lenders, students and guarantee agencies.