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Societe Generale SA ADR SCGLY Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Jan 31, 2023, 3:58 PM EST | USD
  • Last Close 5.7
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Banks - Regional
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 5.82  –  5.91
  • Year Range 3.77  –  8.51
  • Market Cap 23.3544 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 116,339.0 /  86,195.9
  • Price / Sales 0.53
  • Price / Book 0.31
  • Forward Div Yield 6.76%
  • Trailing Div Yield 6.00%

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Societe Generale Needs a Profitability Boost

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Societe Generale, or SocGen, has not been able to generate a level of profitability ahead of its cost of capital since 2006, and we do not anticipate any changes that will position the bank to outearn its cost of capital on a consistent basis. Cost-cutting can potentially improve profitability, but there is also an inflexion point where further cost-cutting will result in damage to the franchise.

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Company Profile SCGLY

Business Description

Founded in 1884, Societe Generale is one of France's major banks. It was historically viewed as primarily a corporate and investment bank, but it has meaningful retail banking operations in France, Eastern Europe, Russia, and North Africa.

29, Boulevard Haussmann
Paris, 75009, FRA
Industry Banks - Regional
Employees 117,000

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FAQs for Societe Generale SA ADR Stock

Yes. SCGLY has a forward dividend yield of 6.76%. See SCGLY’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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SCGLY’s market cap is 23.35 Bil.
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SCGLY’s stock style is Large Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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SCGLY’s price/sales is 0.53.
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SCGLY’s price/forward earnings is 5.83.
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SCGLY’s price/book is 0.31.
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SCGLY’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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