Discover Financial Services (DFS)

DFS (NYSE:Financial Services) EQUITY
$55.67
pos +0.97
+1.80%
Today's Range: 54.84 - 55.78 | DFS Avg Daily Volume: 3,167,700
Last Update: 05/24/16 - 2:03 PM EDT
Volume: 1,130,421
YTD Performance: 2.01%
Open: $55.06
Previous Close: $54.70
52 Week Range: $42.86 - $59.88
Oustanding Shares: 412,225,311
Market Cap: 22,643,536,333
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for DFS
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 14 14 13 13
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 3 2 2 2
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.39 1.29 1.31 1.31
Latest Dividend: 0.28
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.04%
Dividend Ex-Date: 05/03/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 10.54
Price Earnings Comparisons:
DFS Sector Avg. S&P 500
10.54 10.60 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
17.74% -8.13% 14.82%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 4.10 0.00 0.00
Net Income -1.10 0.00 0.00
EPS 4.60 0.00 0.00
Earnings for DFS:
EBITDA 5.01B
Revenue 10.00B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/16) Qtr (09/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.44 $1.51 $5.72 $6.11
Number of Analysts 10 9 11 11
High Estimate $1.54 $1.63 $5.95 $6.41
Low Estimate $1.31 $1.39 $5.45 $5.60
Prior Year $1.33 $1.38 $5.13 $5.72
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 8.57% 9.34% 11.48% 6.88%
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Qualcomm and American Express have served as the poster children for bearish earnings reactions.
The company has never failed to beat earnings expectations, and this Friday shoul be no exception.
Bullish
Jan 07, 2016 | 7:33 AM EST
DFS was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $64 price target. Company has several potential sales growth catalysts. 
Fed rate hike hasn't had much of an effect.
The first day of conference day at Bank of America (BAC) is relatively quiet so far, with no major headlines or breakthroughs thus far. Regions Financial (RF) is leading the regional banks, trading higher in front of Thursday's analyst day. Online brokers and trust banks are strong, with higher than 1% gains on the day. Credit-card stocks American Express
The strongest sector right now is benefiting from interest rates talk.
Results show it's well positioned to continue beating expectations.
Bullish
Jan 23, 2015 | 6:58 AM EST
DFS was placed on the Top Picks list, according to FBR Capital Markets. Stock has pulled back to an attractive entry point.   ...

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