Discover Financial Services Company Profile (NYSE:DFS)

About Discover Financial Services

Discover Financial Services logoDiscover Financial Services (DFS) is a direct banking and payment services company. The Company is a bank holding company, as well as a financial holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Direct Banking, which includes consumer banking and lending products, specifically Discover-branded credit cards issued to individuals and small businesses on the Discover Network and other consumer banking products and services, including personal loans, home equity loans, and other consumer lending and deposit products, and Payment Services segment, which includes PULSE and its Network Partners business. PULSE is an automated teller machine, debit and electronic funds transfer network. The Company's Network Partners business provides payment transaction processing and settlement services on the Discover Network. The Company provides direct banking products and services, and payment services through its subsidiaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Sub-Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DFS
  • CUSIP: 25470910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $71.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $70.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $62.92
  • 52-Week Range: $45.27 - $74.33
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.36
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.51
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
  • Market Cap: $27.74B
  • Outstanding Shares: 389,000,000
  • Beta: 1.42
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 22.54%
  • Return on Equity: 21.66%
  • Return on Assets: 2.64%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.10%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.61%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 18 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $67.95 (4.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/24/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$67.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017Sandler O'NeillSet Price TargetBuy$79.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017WedbushSet Price TargetBuy$78.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$71.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
1/10/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$82.00View Rating Details
1/8/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$79.00View Rating Details
1/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/6/2017Compass PointInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
1/6/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/15/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
12/14/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/7/2016StephensReiterated RatingUnderweight$62.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/23/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/22/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$59.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingTop Pick$68.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$63.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetTop Pick$68.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/30/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/23/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$70.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$59.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Sanford C. BernsteinBoost Price TargetOutperform$68.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $63.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
12/16/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$60.00View Rating Details
10/2/2015Janney Montgomery ScottLower Price TargetBuy$70.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details
9/9/2015Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00View Rating Details
4/22/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/17/2017        
7/19/2016Q216$1.42$1.47$2.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2016Q116$1.29$1.35$2.18 billion$2.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$1.30$1.14$2.22 billion$2.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2015Q315$1.33$1.38$2.21 billion$2.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$1.32$1.33$2.23 billion$2.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$1.27$1.28$2.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2015Q414$1.30$0.87$2.20 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$1.34$1.37$2.20 billion$2.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$1.30$1.35$2.16 billion$2.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$1.26$1.31$2.12 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$1.18$1.23$2.11 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2013Q313$1.19$1.20$2.07 billion$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.16$1.20$2.01 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$1.13$1.33$2.02 billion$1.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/20/2012Q4 2012$1.11$1.07$1.96 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/27/2012Q312$1.02$1.21$1.90 billion$1.96 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/19/2012$1.00$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/21/2012$0.96$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/15/2011$0.91$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2011$0.95$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/23/2011$0.75$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/2011$0.57$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/16/2010$0.43$0.64$1.63 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.78 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20168$1.24$1.42$1.33
Q2 20164$1.36$1.50$1.43
Q3 20165$1.43$1.52$1.47
Q4 20165$1.36$1.39$1.38
Q1 20175$1.41$1.51$1.46
Q2 20175$1.45$1.53$1.50
Q3 20175$1.52$1.64$1.58
Q4 20175$1.38$1.66$1.50
Q1 20184$1.49$1.79$1.64
Q2 20184$1.54$1.65$1.62
Q3 20184$1.64$1.80$1.72
Q4 20184$1.61$1.87$1.70
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:1.68%
Dividend Growth:16.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:20.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.77% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
17.70% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/19/2017quarterly$0.301.71%2/7/20172/9/20172/23/2017
10/13/2016quarterly$0.3011/1/201611/3/201611/17/2016
7/14/2016quarterly$0.308/2/20168/4/20168/18/2016
4/14/2016quarterly$0.285/3/20165/5/20165/19/2016
1/14/2016quarterly$0.282/2/20162/4/20162/18/2016
10/15/2015quarterly$0.2811/3/201511/5/201511/19/2015
7/16/2015quarterly$0.281.89%8/4/20158/6/20158/20/2015
4/16/2015quarterly$0.281.9%5/5/20155/7/20155/21/2015
1/16/2015quarterly$0.241.58%2/3/20152/5/20152/19/2015
10/16/2014quarterly$0.241.54%11/4/201411/6/201411/20/2014
7/16/2014quarterly$0.241.5%8/5/20148/7/20148/21/2014
4/16/2014quarterly$0.241.69%5/6/20145/8/20145/22/2014
1/23/2014quarterly$0.201.48%2/4/20142/6/20142/20/2014
10/16/2013quarterly$0.201.49%11/5/201311/7/201311/21/2013
7/17/2013quarterly$0.201.58%8/6/20138/8/20138/22/2013
4/16/2013quarterly$0.201.88%5/7/20135/9/20135/23/2013
12/20/2012quarterly$0.141.45%12/31/20121/3/20131/17/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.07%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.54%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/14/2017Lawrence A WeinbachDirectorSell7,688$70.61$542,849.68View SEC Filing  
2/2/2017James V PanzarinoEVPSell5,000$68.06$340,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2017Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$69.22$692,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017James V PanzarinoEVPSell5,000$69.28$346,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2017Julie A LoegerEVPSell3,871$68.94$266,866.74View SEC Filing  
1/27/2017James V PanzarinoEVPSell10,000$69.21$692,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$68.16$681,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2016Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell15,000$56.30$844,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Michael H MoskowDirectorSell2,229$56.61$126,183.69View SEC Filing  
10/27/2016R. Mark GrafCFOSell25,032$56.78$1,421,316.96View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016David W NelmsCEOSell15,000$56.46$846,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Diane E OffereinsEVPSell10,000$56.45$564,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016David W. NelmsCEOSell15,000$56.68$850,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$56.74$567,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Mary K BushDirectorSell2,229$56.98$127,008.42View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Julie A LoegerEVPSell5,000$56.97$284,850.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Edward W McgroganSVPSell1,300$56.69$73,697.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016David W NelmsCEOSell15,000$53.61$804,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$53.72$537,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016David W NelmsCEOSell15,000$55.96$839,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$56.03$560,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016David W NelmsCEOSell15,000$56.31$844,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Edward W McgroganCAOSell885$56.43$49,940.55View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell10,000$56.39$563,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016R. Mark GrafCFOSell19,812$56.65$1,122,349.80View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell16,537$56.63$936,490.31View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016David W NelmsCEOSell32,399$56.37$1,826,331.63View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Glenn P SchneiderEVPSell14,500$56.51$819,395.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell29,966$56.38$1,689,483.08View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Carlos MinettiEVPSell8,000$50.61$404,880.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$50.99$1,529,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Carlos MinettiEVPSell16,000$48.00$768,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016David W NelmsCEOSell60,000$48.01$2,880,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Roger C HochschildCOOSell40,000$48.00$1,920,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell30,000$45.13$1,353,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016James V. PanzarinoEVPSell5,000$45.05$225,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016James V. PanzarinoEVPSell5,000$46.24$231,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016David W. NelmsCEOSell30,000$52.51$1,575,300.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell4,000$52.47$209,880.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Roger C. HochschildCOOSell20,000$52.46$1,049,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Carlos MinettiEVPSell8,000$57.06$456,480.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$56.93$1,707,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$56.98$1,139,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$56.41$1,692,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Diane E OffereinsEVPSell9,000$56.35$507,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$56.47$1,129,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015R. Mark GrafCFOSell20,000$56.48$1,129,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2015James V PanzarinoEVPSell20,000$55.93$1,118,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Carlos MinettiEVPSell8,000$51.73$413,840.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$51.78$1,553,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$51.79$1,035,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$52.13$1,563,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell4,000$52.08$208,320.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$52.08$1,041,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$58.17$1,745,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell4,000$58.15$232,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$58.16$1,163,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$58.32$1,749,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Diane E OffereinsEVPSell9,000$58.41$525,690.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$58.30$1,166,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Harit TalwarEVPSell210,158$59.05$12,409,829.90View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015David W NelmsCEOSell30,000$59.06$1,771,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell4,000$58.86$235,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Roger C HochschildCOOSell20,000$58.87$1,177,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Steven E CunninghamSVPSell10,000$54.37$543,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015James V PanzarinoEVPSell46,677$56.42$2,633,516.34View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015R. Mark GrafCFOSell27,500$56.65$1,557,875.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell25,000$63.04$1,576,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Diane E OffereinsEVPSell21,576$60.02$1,294,991.52View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014R. Mark GrafCFOSell18,714$60.00$1,122,840.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Michael H MoskowDirectorSell3,000$62.35$187,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Edward W McgroganCAOSell2,050$62.50$128,125.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Harit TalwarEVPSell15,927$62.35$993,048.45View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Richard H LennyDirectorSell2,941$62.61$184,136.01View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Roger C HochschildCOOSell100,000$62.50$6,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Mary BushDirectorSell2,941$55.33$162,725.53View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014David NelmsCEOSell100,000$55.82$5,582,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Harit TalwarEVPSell36,000$55.68$2,004,480.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014E Follin SmithDirectorSell1,412$56.19$79,340.28View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Diane OffereinsEVPSell50,000$54.36$2,718,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Roger HochschildCOOSell100,000$54.22$5,422,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2014Carlos MinettiEVPSell82,231$54.82$4,507,903.42View SEC Filing  
1/28/2014Glenn SchneiderSVPSell29,070$54.25$1,577,047.50View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Michael MoskowDirectorSell4,000$52.22$208,880.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell21,459$52.11$1,118,228.49View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Harit TalwarEVPSell20,610$50.97$1,050,491.70View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013David W NelmsCEOSell75,000$51.01$3,825,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Kathryn Mcnamara CorleyEVPSell10,000$51.71$517,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Carlos MinettiEVPSell23,738$50.91$1,208,501.58View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Roger HochschildCOOSell171,061$50.86$8,700,162.46View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013David W NelmsCEOSell75,000$43.87$3,290,250.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)
DateHeadline
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What is Discover Financial Services' stock symbol?

Discover Financial Services trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DFS."

How often does Discover Financial Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Discover Financial Services?

Discover Financial Services announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 9th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, February 23rd. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.68%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 7th.

Where is Discover Financial Services' stock going? Where will Discover Financial Services' stock price be in 2017?

27 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Discover Financial Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Discover Financial Services' stock price to reach $67.95 in the next year.

When will Discover Financial Services announce their earnings?

Discover Financial Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 17th 2017.

Who owns Discover Financial Services stock?

Discover Financial Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (5.44%), FMR LLC (2.53%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.17%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.96%), Edge Asset Management Inc. (0.64%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (0.64%). Company insiders that own Discover Financial Services stock include Carlos Minetti, David W Nelms, Diane E Offereins, Edward W Mcgrogan, Glenn P Schneider, Harit Talwar, James V Panzarino, Julie A Loeger, Kathryn Mcnamara Corley, Lawrence A Weinbach, Mary K Bush, Michael H Moskow, R Mark Graf and Roger C Hochschild.

Who sold Discover Financial Services stock? Who is selling Discover Financial Services stock?

Discover Financial Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Guardian Trust Co., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Edge Asset Management Inc., Santa Barbara Asset Management LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC. Company insiders that have sold Discover Financial Services stock in the last year include Carlos Minetti, David W Nelms, Diane E Offereins, Edward W Mcgrogan, Glenn P Schneider, James V Panzarino, Julie A Loeger, Kathryn Mcnamara Corley, Lawrence A Weinbach, Mary K Bush, Michael H Moskow, R Mark Graf and Roger C Hochschild.

Who bought Discover Financial Services stock? Who is buying Discover Financial Services stock?

Discover Financial Services' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, FIL Ltd, FMR LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Gillson Capital LP.

How do I buy Discover Financial Services stock?

Shares of Discover Financial Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Discover Financial Services stock cost?

One share of Discover Financial Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.29.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Chart for Wednesday, February, 22, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)

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Earnings by Quarter for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)

Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff