70.56 0.00 (0.00%)
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|Bid||69.75 x 1000|
|Ask||76.77 x 800|
|Day's Range||69.71 - 70.60|
|52 Week Range||57.50 - 81.93|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.18|
|Earnings Date||Jul 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.40 (1.96%)|
|1y Target Est||85.96|
Discover (DFS) is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.
Discover has been selected by IDG’s Computerworld as one of the 100 Best Places to Work in IT. This marks the 15th year the company has been recognized as a best place to work for information technology professionals. Computerworld ranks the top 100 workplaces for IT professionals by conducting extensive research of benefits offered by small, midsize and large organizations.
Discover Financial Services (DFS) plans to report its second quarter 2018 results after the market closes on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Discover Financial Services (DFS) is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. The company issues the Discover card, America's cash rewards pioneer, and offers private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business.
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If factors such as an expected rise in spending and lower unemployment are to be considered, the future seems bright for consumer financial companies (IYF). Higher consumer and business confidence could lead to a rise in spending, and the revenues of consumer finance companies could see a boost.
Discover Financial Services (DFS) generated net interest income amounting to $2.1 billion in the first quarter, reflecting a rise of 11% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis.
At the end of the first quarter, Discover Financial Services (DFS) had total loan receivables amounting to $82.7 billion, of which credit card loans constituted 79.3%.
With the US president imposing investment restrictions on China, it seems that trade tensions between the two countries are on the rise. A trade war could hinder economic growth prospects primarily because it affects corporate and consumer confidence.
The economic and business environment prevailing in an economy affects the business fundamentals of payment processing giants like Visa (V) and Mastercard (MA). The June quarter is expected to be beneficial for these companies primarily because the macro fundamentals are supporting them, which could help them to witness strong retail spending.
Discover Financial Services (DFS) today announced that the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System notified Discover that it has no objections to the capital actions through June 30, 2019 as set forth in the company’s capital plan. The plan includes an increase in the company’s next quarterly dividend from $0.35 to $0.40 per share of common stock and share repurchases of up to $1.85 billion during the four quarters ending June 30, 2019. The board of directors is scheduled to approve the dividend increase and a new share repurchase program at its July meeting.
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There has been a spike in people checking their scores from 2014 to 2018Paramount/Courtesy of Everett CollectionPeople are more likely to check their financial accounts during the good times. Consumers are getting smarter about their credit scores. The number of people who have checked their credit score at least once in the last year has risen to 57%, up from just 49% in 2014.
According to a new study of more than 1,040 American homeowners by Discover Personal Loans, 72 percent have delayed making improvements or repairs to their home due to their financial situation, with 42 percent delaying the project for more than a year. When asked how much money they have available to pay for an unexpected repair, nearly three in five (59%) homeowners said they don’t have enough funds to pay for a home repair that costs more than $5,000. According to The True Cost of Home Improvement report by Home Advisor, homeowners who don’t have at least $5,000 may not be able to cover some of the most basic home repairs.
Of 27 analysts that are covering Discover Financial Services (DFS) in June, nine recommend a “strong buy,” eight recommend a “hold,” and ten recommend a “buy” on the stock. Discover Financial didn’t have “strong sell” or “sell” ratings. The stock might witness a rise in favorable ratings due to the positive outlook and supportive macroeconomic factors.
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Discover Financial Services (DFS) has a PE ratio of 9.19x on a next 12-month basis—compared to its peers’ average of 16.13x, which represents Discover Financial’s discounted valuations. Capital One Financial (COF), Visa (V), and American Express (AXP) have PE ratios of 9.14x, 26.25x, and 13.01x, respectively, on a next 12-month basis.
Discover announced a significant new education assistance benefit that provides all eligible U.S.-based employees the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree online from an accredited public or non-profit private university at no cost. Known as The Discover College Commitment, the benefit covers tuition and required fees, books and supplies needed to complete select online degrees at one of three schools – the University of Florida (via UF Online), Wilmington University and Brandman University. “Investing in our employees and their futures will not only make us a stronger company, but have a lasting positive impact on those who might otherwise never get the chance to attend college,” said Jon Kaplan, vice president of training and development at Discover.
The payment services transaction volumes are mainly impacted by factors that are directly or indirectly related to spending patterns. Positive momentum in consumer confidence, increasing employment levels, and the stronger economy mainly contribute to higher spending among consumers. As a result, the second quarter is expected to be beneficial for Discover Financial Services (DFS) and Capital One Financial (COF). Retail loans are expected to witness a boost.
Discover Financial Services’ (DFS) Direct Banking segment generates most of its interest income from credit card loans. The division’s credit card loan growth mainly depends on global measures like employment levels and inflation. An increase in the employment levels would improve the purchasing power and the economy’s overall health, which would boost Discover Financial and Capital One Financial’s (COF) credit card loans.
In the June quarter, Discover Financial Services’ (DFS) performance and other consumer financial companies’ (IYF) performances, like Mastercard (MA) and Visa (V), could be driven by the increasing trend of digitization, global parameters that impact consumer spending, and increased oil prices. In the second quarter, Discover Financial is expected to benefit from a boost in consumer loans due to increased retail spending. Compared to the first quarter and the second quarter of 2017, Wall Street analysts expect Discover Financial to report a higher EPS in the second quarter.
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