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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
The following stock analysis is based on 7.8 years of data (i.e. since Oct 31, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.
Discover Financial Services trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.
It is in the sector.
It is currently trading at $50.45 ($48.72 the previous day).It pays a 3.61% dividend.
The next reporting date is in 82 days (2020 10 27).
CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $1.20 per share ($2.7B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.326.
Over the past 12 months, $2333475 worth of shares have been purchased and $1290389 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.
The year over year average increase is -1.5% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 3. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.
|Past Performance||Average Price||Percent Change|
|1 year||68.186071428571||-7.4||- Below Average|
|2 year||73.596586345382||3.4||+ Above Average|
|3 year||71.199079497908||11.4||+ Above Average|
|4 year||63.903975409836||19.8||+ Above Average|
|5 year||53.353698113208||-12.2||- Below Average|
The worst drop it has had in recent years is -65.9%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means
Discover Financial Services: The Worst Is Yet to ComeSun, 26 Jul 2020 17:45:00 Credit card lender Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) reported its second-quarter results on Thursday, and they were ugly. The company set aside a whopping $2 provision for loan loss, or a net $1.3 billion reserve build after accounting for $767 million in charge-offs ...... Read Full Article
Discover Financial Services (DFS) Q2 2020 Earnings Call TranscriptThu, 23 Jul 2020 17:00:46 At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Second Quarter 2020 Discover Financial Services Earnings Conference Call. On last quarter's call, we discussed the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our employees, customers and business.... Read Full Article
Discover Makes Permanent Changes to Travel Card That Provide More Ways to Earn RewardsThu, 23 Jul 2020 14:00:00 As COVID-19 reshapes what travel looks like now and in the future, Discover today announced a permanent change to its travel credit card that offers cardmembers more flexibility, value and ways to redeem rewards.... Read Full Article
Recap: Discover Financial Q2 EarningsWed, 22 Jul 2020 21:06:32 Shares of Discover Financial (NYSE:DFS) moved lower by 1% in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results.Quarterly Results Earnings per share were down 151.72% over the past year to ($1.20), which missed the estimate of ($0.28).Revenue of $2,662,000,000 decreased by 6.66% year ...... Read Full Article
Discover Financial Services Reports Second Quarter Net Loss of $368 Million or ($1.20) Per Diluted ShareWed, 22 Jul 2020 20:34:00 Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS):... Read Full Article
Discover Financial Services Declares Its Next Dividend Ahead of Earnings ReleaseWed, 22 Jul 2020 19:00:00 Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) stock was on the rise Wednesday in the brief period between its latest dividend declaration and the release of its second-quarter results. Discover's board of directors has declared a quarterly payout of $0.44 per share of ...... Read Full Article
Discover Financial Services Declares Semi-Annual Dividend for Series C Preferred and Quarterly Dividend for Common StockTue, 21 Jul 2020 21:05:00 The Board of Directors of Discover Financial Services declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.44 per share of common stock payable on September 3, 2020, to holders of record at the close of business on August 20, 2020.... Read Full Article
Whatand's in Store for Discover Financialand's (DFS) Q2 Earnings?Mon, 20 Jul 2020 15:11:03 Discover Financialand's (DFS) second-quarter results are likely to reflect weak revenues due to the pandemic woes.... Read Full Article
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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Share Prices Have Dropped 37% In The Last YearThu, 16 Jul 2020 14:24:42 It is a pleasure to report that the Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) is up 59% in the last quarter. But in truth...... Read Full Article
Discover Financial, Saudi Payments Team Up for Card AcceptanceThu, 09 Jul 2020 17:04:05 Discover Financial (DFS) collaborates with Saudi Payments to boost card acceptance for both companies.... Read Full Article
Discover Named a Best Place to Work for IT Professionals in 2020Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:00:00 Discover was recognized by IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld as a 2020 Best Places to Work in IT, one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staff while providing great benefits and compensation. This is the 17th year the company ...... Read Full Article
Discover Student Loans Introduces Parent Loan and Expands Rewards for Good Grades Product to Help Borrowers Cover College ExpensesThu, 09 Jul 2020 12:00:00 Discover Student Loans is updating its product suite to give families more options and benefits when financing their college journeys. By launching a new Parent Loan and expanding its Rewards for Good Grades program to reward incoming college freshmen for ...... Read Full Article
Were Hedge Funds Right About Piling Into Discover Financial Services (DFS)?Wed, 08 Jul 2020 16:49:26 We know that hedge funds generate strong, risk-adjusted returns over the long run, which is why imitating the picks that they are collectively bullish on can be a profitable strategy for retail investors. With billions of dollars in assets, professional ...... Read Full Article
3 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy Right NowWed, 08 Jul 2020 13:09:10 On the other hand, with no end to the coronavirus pandemic in sight as we inch closer to what could be a landmark presidential election, the volatile market environment may not be changing anytime soon either. The 64% drubbing credit card ...... Read Full Article
Discover Releases Latest Corporate Responsibility ReportWed, 08 Jul 2020 12:00:00 Discover’s latest Corporate Responsibility Report, published today, shares actions the company has taken to improve lives and strengthen communities by helping people achieve brighter financial futures. That purpose is even more critical now, as Americans face financial hardship resulting ...... Read Full Article
Saudi Payments and Discover Sign Network Alliance AgreementWed, 08 Jul 2020 11:30:00 Saudi Payments and Discover Sign Network Alliance Agreement... Read Full Article
American Express, Discover, Mastercard and Visa to Power Global Expansion of Simple, Consistent Digital Checkout ExperienceWed, 08 Jul 2020 10:00:00 E-commerce has reached new heights around the world, as more consumers are going online to make secure, touch-free purchases across various merchants and platforms. Now, it’s more important than ever that the online checkout experience is seamless and consistent ...... Read Full Article
Discover Commits $5 Million to Support Black-owned RestaurantsMon, 06 Jul 2020 10:00:00 Discover Commits $5 Million to Support Black-owned Restaurants: Discover is giving $25,000 awards to 200 Black-owned restaurants... Read Full Article
Discover Financial Plunges 41.5% YTD: Will It Bounce Back?Fri, 03 Jul 2020 13:18:01 Although Discover Financial (DFS) suffers the COVID-19 impact on economy, it holds prospects to restore its fortunes from flagging further through its initiatives and strong fundamentals.... Read Full Article