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NYSE:ADS - Alliance Data Systems Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.90 (-0.87 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 03:58 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $102.16
50-Day Range
MA: $107.73
52-Week Range
Now: $102.16
Volume503,662 shs
Average Volume927,519 shs
Market Capitalization$4.71 billion
P/E Ratio16.89
Dividend Yield2.45%
Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions worldwide. It operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon, and Card Services. The company offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions, including customer loyalty programs, database marketing services, end-to-end marketing services, analytics and creative services, direct marketing services, and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.58 billion
Cash Flow$24.27 per share
Book Value$35.20 per share


Net Income$310.90 million


Market Cap$4.71 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Estimated)

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Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alliance Data Systems' stock symbol?

Alliance Data Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ADS."

How often does Alliance Data Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alliance Data Systems?

Alliance Data Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.63 per share on Thursday, March 19th. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 13th. View Alliance Data Systems' Dividend History.

How will Alliance Data Systems' stock buyback program work?

Alliance Data Systems announced that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Tuesday, July 9th 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 14.2% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Alliance Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Alliance Data Systems Co. (NYSE:ADS) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 30th. The business services provider reported $4.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $4.08 by $0.04. The business services provider earned $1.46 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.49 billion. Alliance Data Systems had a net margin of 5.57% and a return on equity of 42.81%. Alliance Data Systems's revenue was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $7.04 earnings per share. View Alliance Data Systems' Earnings History.

When is Alliance Data Systems' next earnings date?

Alliance Data Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Alliance Data Systems.

What guidance has Alliance Data Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Alliance Data Systems updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of approx $20.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $20.13. The company issued revenue guidance of approx $5.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.72 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ADS?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Alliance Data Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $111.00 to $173.00. On average, they expect Alliance Data Systems' share price to reach $141.73 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alliance Data Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alliance Data Systems?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alliance Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Alliance Data Systems.

Has Alliance Data Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ADS stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alliance Data Systems earned a media sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Alliance Data Systems.

Who are some of Alliance Data Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Alliance Data Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alliance Data Systems investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), AT&T (T), Endologix (ELGX), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Micron Technology (MU) and Allergan (AGN).

Who are Alliance Data Systems' key executives?

Alliance Data Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward J. Heffernan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Charles L. Horn, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Bryan A. Pearson, Exec. VP & Pres of LoyaltyOne (Age 55)
  • Mr. Bryan J. Kennedy, Exec. VP (Age 50)
  • Ms. Melisa A. Miller, Exec. VP & Pres of Card Services (Age 60)

Who are Alliance Data Systems' major shareholders?

Alliance Data Systems' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.03%), Lyrical Asset Management LP (3.43%), Boston Partners (2.52%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.29%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (1.97%) and FMR LLC (1.88%). Company insiders that own Alliance Data Systems stock include Bryan A Pearson, Charles L Horn, Holdings LP Valueact, Melisa A Miller, Timothy P King and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alliance Data Systems.

Which major investors are selling Alliance Data Systems stock?

ADS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ValueAct Holdings L.P., Parnassus Investments CA, FMR LLC, Partners Capital Investment Group LLP, Chicago Capital LLC, AXA, Gobi Capital LLC and Equity Investment Corp. Company insiders that have sold Alliance Data Systems company stock in the last year include Holdings LP Valueact, Timothy P King and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliance Data Systems.

Which major investors are buying Alliance Data Systems stock?

ADS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., LSV Asset Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Samlyn Capital LLC, KBC Group NV and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Alliance Data Systems stock in the last two years include Holdings LP Valueact and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliance Data Systems.

How do I buy shares of Alliance Data Systems?

Shares of ADS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alliance Data Systems' stock price today?

One share of ADS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $102.16.

How big of a company is Alliance Data Systems?

Alliance Data Systems has a market capitalization of $4.71 billion and generates $5.58 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $310.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $16.39 on an earnings per share basis. Alliance Data Systems employs 20,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Alliance Data Systems.

What is Alliance Data Systems' official website?

The official website for Alliance Data Systems is http://www.alliancedata.com/.

How can I contact Alliance Data Systems?

Alliance Data Systems' mailing address is 3075 Loyalty Circle, Columbus OH, 43219. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 614-729-4000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Alliance Data Systems (NYSE ADS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  681 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  819 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,500
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alliance Data Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ADS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ADS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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