Discover Financial Services (DFS)

84.31
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 83.13
Day Low/High 84.05 / 84.93
52 Wk Low/High 54.36 / 92.98
Avg Volume 1.60M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 313.47M
Market Cap 26.06B
EPS 7.80
P/E Ratio 9.40
Div & Yield 1.76 (2.01%)
Closing Bell: Lexmark Surges on Acquisition; Crude Closes at 2016 High

Closing Bell: Lexmark Surges on Acquisition; Crude Closes at 2016 High

U.S. stocks ended around session highs on Wednesday as crude oil roared to its highest settlement of 2016.

2 Stocks Are Trying to Break Bears' Grip

2 Stocks Are Trying to Break Bears' Grip

Qualcomm and American Express have served as the poster children for bearish earnings reactions.

Synchrony Financial Likely to Extend Undefeated Streak of Earnings Beats

Synchrony Financial Likely to Extend Undefeated Streak of Earnings Beats

The company has never failed to beat earnings expectations, and this Friday shoul be no exception.

Discover upgraded at Deutsche

There's a Problem in the Credit Card Space

There's a Problem in the Credit Card Space

Fed rate hike hasn't had much of an effect.

You Can Take This Analysis to the Bank

Financials are outperforming the market today, one day after I added to my bank exposure as several stocks moved into my target buying range. My latest thoughts on the sector: The first day of conference day at Bank of America (BAC) is relatively qu...

Jim Cramer Says Morgan Stanley Results 'Much Worse' Than Expected

Jim Cramer Says Morgan Stanley Results 'Much Worse' Than Expected

Morgan Stanley’s (MS) earnings disappointed Jim Cramer, as they were ‘much worse’ than he expected.

Jim Cramer Explains the Addition of PayPal to the Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio

Jim Cramer Explains the Addition of PayPal to the Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio

Jim Cramer, portfolio manager at Action Alerts PLUS, and research director, Jack Mohr sat down to talk about one of the charitable trust’s newest positions.

The Best Charts in the Book Are All in Breakout Mode

The Best Charts in the Book Are All in Breakout Mode

The strongest sector right now is benefiting from interest rates talk.

Apple Shares Are Still Cheap

Results show it's well positioned to continue beating expectations.

Discover added to Top Picks List at FBR

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began "Who does not know the truth is simply a fool, yet who knows the truth and calls it a lie is a criminal." -- Bertolt Brecht The rundown: U.S. futures are modestly lower: S&P 500 futures are down 5 points and Nasdaq futures are 11 hand...

This Is a Secretly Critical Week

This Is a Secretly Critical Week

Watch out for increased volatility.

Watch for These Technology Shifts, Part 1

Watch for These Technology Shifts, Part 1

Trends in wearables, mobile payments and eHealth.

Credit Card Companies as a Defensive Play

Credit Card Companies as a Defensive Play

A focus on credit cards carries an advantage.

The Daily Dose: Apple's Holiday Is Here!

The Daily Dose: Apple's Holiday Is Here!

Here's your supply chain checklist.

Discover Your Exit

Discover Your Exit

If you're long Discover Financial, it's time to start paring back.

Consumer Credit Is Reaching Its Limits

Consumer Credit Is Reaching Its Limits

Problems in its growth rate are becoming evident.

Get Your Hooks in the Financial Patch

Get Your Hooks in the Financial Patch

Given a likely upturn in interest rates, these names look set for a run higher.

I'll Give Credit to Discover

I'll Give Credit to Discover

The fundamentals are strong and the valuation points to opportunity.

Money Centers Push Into Consumer Lending

Money Centers Push Into Consumer Lending

The biggest banks are increasing their efforts in credit cards, auto loans and mortgages.

Charging Around the Globe

Charging Around the Globe

Visa and MasterCard are outstanding long-term investments.

Detailing the Gender Divide in Stocks

Detailing the Gender Divide in Stocks

As household formation stalls, 'men's stocks' are outpacing 'women's stocks.'

These Banks Have Profitability in the Cards

These Banks Have Profitability in the Cards

Credit card lending is a good indicator of healthy net interest margin and earnings.

Two Tech Stocks to Buy After Declines

Two Tech Stocks to Buy After Declines

Autodesk and eBay look good for long-term investors.