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78.12+3.32 (+4.44%)
At close: 4:00PM EST

79.20 +1.08 (1.38%)
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Previous Close76.76
Open76.32
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask79.35 x 800
Day's Range75.88 - 78.49
52 Week Range23.25 - 87.43
Volume1,824,082
Avg. Volume3,044,755
Market Cap23.943B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.78
PE Ratio (TTM)23.83
EPS (TTM)3.28
Earnings DateJan 21, 2021 - Jan 25, 2021
Forward Dividend & Yield1.76 (2.25%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 18, 2020
1y Target Est76.95
  • Benzinga

    P/E Ratio Insights for Discover Financial

    Looking into the current session, Discover Financial Inc. (NYSE: DFS) shares are trading at $78.63, after a 2.64% increase. Moreover, over the past month, the stock spiked by 24.81%, but in the past year, decreased by 5.80%. Shareholders might be interested in knowing whether the stock is undervalued, even if the company is performing up to par in the current session. The stock is currently higher from its 52 week low by 238.19%. Assuming that all other factors are held constant, this could present itself as an opportunity for investors trying to diversify their portfolio with Consumer Finance stocks, and capitalize on the lower share price observed over the year. The P/E ratio is used by long-term shareholders to assess the company's market performance against aggregate market data, historical earnings, and the industry at large. A lower P/E indicates that shareholders do not expect the stock to perform better in the future, and that the company is probably undervalued. It shows that shareholders are less than willing to pay a high share price, because they do not expect the company to exhibit growth, in terms of future earnings. View more earnings on DFSMost often, an industry will prevail in a particular phase of a business cycle, than other industries. Discover Financial Inc. has a better P/E ratio of 23.5 than the aggregate P/E ratio of 14.18 of the Consumer Finance industry. Ideally, one might believe that Discover Financial Inc. might perform better in the future than it's industry group, but it's probable that the stock is overvalued. Price to earnings ratio is not always a great indicator of the company's performance. Depending on the earnings makeup of a company, investors can become unable to attain key insights from trailing earnings.See more from Benzinga * Click here for options trades from Benzinga * A Look Into Boston Properties Price Over Earnings * A Look Into Assured Guaranty's Price Over Earnings(C) 2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

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