Alliance Data Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.63 (+2.84 %)
(As of 09/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume375,025 shs
Average Volume850,490 shs
Market Capitalization$4.74 billion
P/E Ratio6.68
Dividend Yield0.91%
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About Alliance Data Systems

Alliance Data Systems Corp. engages in the provision of data-driven and transaction-based marketing, customer loyalty and payment solutions. It operates through the following segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon and Card Services. The LoyaltyOne segment provides coalition and short-term loyalty programs. The Epsilon segment offers end-to-end, integrated marketing solutions. The Card Services offers risk management solutions, account origination, funding, transaction processing, customer care, collections, and marketing services for the company's private label and co-brand credit card programs. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.


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Overall MarketRank

2.84 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

8th out of 392 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

7th out of 134 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alliance Data Systems a buy right now?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alliance Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Alliance Data Systems stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Alliance Data Systems?

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Are investors shorting Alliance Data Systems?

Alliance Data Systems saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 3,030,000 shares, a drop of 12.4% from the July 29th total of 3,460,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 743,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.1 days. Approximately 6.1% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Alliance Data Systems' next earnings date?

Alliance Data Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Alliance Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Alliance Data Systems Co. (NYSE:ADS) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 28th. The business services provider reported $5.99 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.74 by $2.25. The business services provider had revenue of $1.01 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.05 billion. Alliance Data Systems had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 55.02% and a net margin of 16.56%.
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How has Alliance Data Systems' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Alliance Data Systems' stock was trading at $57.28 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ADS stock has increased by 66.3% and is now trading at $95.24.
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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, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 13th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, September 17th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 12th.
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Is Alliance Data Systems a good dividend stock?

Alliance Data Systems pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.91%. Alliance Data Systems does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Alliance Data Systems is 9.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Alliance Data Systems will have a dividend payout ratio of 6.42% next year. This indicates that Alliance Data Systems will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for ADS?

18 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Alliance Data Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $75.00 to $950.00. On average, they anticipate Alliance Data Systems' stock price to reach $168.81 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 77.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Alliance Data Systems' key executives?

Alliance Data Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Ralph J Andretta, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Perry S. Beberman, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Charles L. Horn, Executive Vice President
  • Joseph L. Motes, Secretary, Chief Administrative Officer & EVP
  • Valerie E. Greer, EVP & Chief Commercial Officer-Card Services

What is Ralph Andretta's approval rating as Alliance Data Systems' CEO?

16 employees have rated Alliance Data Systems CEO Ralph Andretta on Glassdoor.com. Ralph Andretta has an approval rating of 73% among Alliance Data Systems' employees.

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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), Micron Technology (MU), The Boeing (BA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), BlackRock (BLK), Intel (INTC), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), NVIDIA (NVDA) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

What is Alliance Data Systems' stock symbol?

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

Who are Alliance Data Systems' major shareholders?

Alliance Data Systems' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.10%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.93%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.06%), State Street Corp (2.58%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.93%) and Turtle Creek Asset Management Inc. (1.85%). Company insiders that own Alliance Data Systems stock include Holdings LP Valueact, John C Gerspach, John Jeffrey Chesnut, Kenneth R Jensen, Laura Santillan, Sharen J Turney, Timothy J Theriault and Valueact Capital Master Fund,.
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Which major investors are selling Alliance Data Systems stock?

ADS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Chicago Capital LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, and Natixis.
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Which major investors are buying Alliance Data Systems stock?

ADS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd, Invesco Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Susquehanna International Group LLP, and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Alliance Data Systems stock in the last two years include John C Gerspach, Kenneth R Jensen, Laura Santillan, Sharen J Turney, and Timothy J Theriault.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Alliance Data Systems' stock price today?

One share of ADS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.24.

How much money does Alliance Data Systems make?

Alliance Data Systems has a market capitalization of $4.74 billion and generates $4.52 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $213.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.06 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Alliance Data Systems have?

Alliance Data Systems employs 8,000 workers across the globe.

When was Alliance Data Systems founded?

Alliance Data Systems was founded in 1996.

What is Alliance Data Systems' official website?

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

Where are Alliance Data Systems' headquarters?

Alliance Data Systems is headquartered at 3075 Loyalty Circle, Columbus OH, 43219.

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].

This page was last updated on 9/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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