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NYSE:DFS

Discover Financial Services Earnings Date, Estimates, & History

$131.17
+1.12 (+0.86 %)
(As of 10/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$129.23
$131.59
50-Day Range
$118.66
$135.38
52-Week Range
$60.42
$135.69
Volume1.63 million shs
Average Volume2.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$39.28 billion
P/E Ratio8.39
Dividend Yield1.54%
Beta1.84

Earnings Summary

Upcoming
Earnings Date
Oct. 20
Confirmed

Actual EPS
(Jul. 20)
$5.55
Beat By $1.87

Consensus EPS
(Jul. 20)
$3.68

Last Year's Q3 EPS
(7/22/2020)
-$1.20

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Discover Financial Services Earnings Estimates and Actuals by Quarter

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Discover Financial Services Estimated Revenue and Actual Revenue by Quarter

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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Earnings Estimates

QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20214$0.65$3.00$2.04
Q2 20214$2.10$3.11$2.51
Q3 20215$1.59$3.87$3.12
Q4 20215$2.19$3.99$3.09
FY 202118$6.53$13.97$10.76
Q1 20224$1.90$4.17$2.89
Q2 20224$2.52$3.83$3.02
Q3 20224$2.60$2.97$2.78
Q4 20224$2.62$3.35$2.90
FY 202216$9.64$14.32$11.59
Q1 20231$2.77$2.77$2.77

DFS Earnings Information

Discover Financial Services last released its quarterly earnings results on July 20th, 2021. The financial services provider reported $5.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.68 by $1.87. The company had revenue of $3.58 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.01 billion. Its quarterly revenue was up 34.4% compared to the same quarter last year. Discover Financial Services has generated $3.60 earnings per share over the last year ($15.63 diluted earnings per share) and currently has a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.4. Earnings for Discover Financial Services are expected to decrease by -25.56% in the coming year, from $16.90 to $12.58 per share. Discover Financial Services has confirmed that its next quarterly earnings report will be published on Wednesday, October 20th, 2021. Discover Financial Services will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 21st at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call..

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

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateReported EPSBeat/MissGAAP EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueActions
10/20/2021
(Confirmed)
 $3.31       
7/20/20216/30/2021$3.68$5.55+$1.87$5.55$3.01 billion$3.58 billion    
4/20/20213/31/2021$2.82$5.04+$2.22$5.04$2.79 billion$2.80 billion  
1/19/202112/31/2020$2.42$2.59+$0.17$2.59$2.81 billion$2.82 billion  
10/21/20209/30/2020$1.63$2.45+$0.82$2.45$2.66 billion$2.71 billion    
7/22/20206/30/2020$0.05($1.20)($1.25)($1.20)$2.63 billion$2.66 billion    
4/22/20203/31/2020$2.09($0.25)($2.34)($0.25)$2.88 billion$2.89 billion  
1/23/2020Q4 2019$2.24$2.25+$0.01$2.25$2.94 billion$2.94 billion  
10/22/2019Q3$2.29$2.36+$0.07$2.36$2.89 billion$2.90 billion  
7/23/2019Q2$2.11$2.32+$0.21$2.32$2.81 billion$2.98 billion  
4/25/20193/31/2019$2.02$2.15+$0.13$2.15$2.76 billion$2.76 billion  
1/24/2019Q4 2018$2.09$2.03($0.06)$2.03$2.81 billion$2.81 billion  
10/25/20189/30/2018$2.05$2.05$2.05$2.69 billion$2.72 billion    
7/26/2018Q2 2018$1.88$1.91+$0.03$1.91$2.63 billion$2.60 billion    
4/26/2018Q1 2018$1.77$1.82+$0.05$1.82$2.58 billion$2.58 billion  
1/24/2018Q4 2017$1.53$1.55+$0.02$2.11$1.85 billion$2.61 billion
10/24/2017Q3 2017$1.53$1.59+$0.06$1.59$1.87 billion$2.53 billion
7/26/2017Q2 2017$1.45$1.40($0.05)$1.40$2.40 billion$2.42 billion
4/25/2017Q1 2017$1.42$1.43+$0.01$1.43$2.36 billion$2.34 billion
1/24/2017Q4 2016$1.38$1.40+$0.02$1.40$1.80 billion$2.36 billion
10/25/2016Q3 2016$1.48$1.56+$0.08$1.56$1.85 billion$2.30 billion
7/19/2016Q216$1.42$1.47+$0.05$1.47$1.80 billion$2.22 billion  
4/19/2016Q116$1.29$1.35+$0.06$1.35$2.18 billion$2.22 billion  
1/27/2016Q415$1.30$1.14($0.16)$1.14$2.22 billion$2.21 billion  
10/20/2015Q315$1.33$1.38+$0.05$1.38$2.21 billion$2.19 billion  
7/22/2015Q215$1.32$1.33+$0.01$1.33$2.23 billion$2.18 billion  
4/21/2015Q115$1.27$1.28+$0.01$1.28$1.79 billion$2.17 billion  
1/21/2015Q414$1.30$1.19($0.11)$1.51$2.20 billion$2.04 billion  
10/21/2014Q314$1.34$1.37+$0.03$1.37$2.20 billion$2.20 billion  
7/22/2014Q214$1.30$1.35+$0.05$1.35$2.16 billion$2.17 billion  
4/22/2014Q114$1.25$1.31+$0.06$1.31$2.12 billion$2.10 billion  
1/23/2014Q4 2013$1.17$1.23+$0.06$1.23$2.11 billion$2.10 billion  
10/21/2013Q3 2013$1.20$1.20$1.20$2.07 billion$2.06 billion  
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.16$1.20+$0.04$1.20$2.01 billion$2.04 billion  
4/23/2013Q1 2013$1.12$1.33+$0.21$1.33$2.02 billion$1.99 billion  
3/5/2013Q4 2012$1.17$1.06($0.11)$1.06
12/20/2012Q4 2012$1.11$1.07($0.04)$1.96 billion$2.00 billion  
9/27/2012Q312$1.02$1.21+$0.19$1.90 billion$1.96 billion
6/19/2012$1.00$1.00
3/21/2012$0.96$1.18+$0.22
12/15/2011$0.91$0.95+$0.04  
9/22/2011$0.95$1.18+$0.23
6/23/2011$0.75$1.09+$0.34  
3/22/2011$0.57$0.84+$0.27  
12/16/2010$0.43$0.64+$0.21$1.63 billion  
9/20/2010Q3 2010$0.35$0.47+$0.12$0.47
6/24/2010Q2 2010$0.11$0.33+$0.22$0.33
3/16/2010Q1 2010$0.04($0.22)($0.26)($0.22)
12/17/2009Q4 2009$0.20$0.12($0.08)($0.39)
9/17/2009Q3 2009($0.13)$0.52+$0.65($0.03)
6/18/2009Q2 2009($0.28)($0.18)+$0.10($0.79)
3/19/2009Q1 2009($0.11)($0.36)($0.25)($0.97)
12/18/2008Q4 2008$0.14($0.19)($0.33)($1.27)
9/25/2008Q3 2008$0.35$0.37+$0.02$0.37
6/26/2008Q2 2008$0.36$0.42+$0.06$0.36
3/19/2008Q1 2008$0.38$0.50+$0.12$0.83
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)












Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Earnings Frequently Asked Questions

When is Discover Financial Services's earnings date?

Discover Financial Services has confirmed that its next quarterly earnings data will be published on Wednesday, October 20th, 2021. Learn more on DFS's earnings history

Did Discover Financial Services beat their earnings estimates last quarter?

In the previous quarter, Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) reported $5.55 earnings per share (EPS) to beat the analysts' consensus estimate of $3.68 by $1.87. Learn more on DFS's earnings details

How can I listen to Discover Financial Services's earnings conference call?

The conference call for Discover Financial Services's latest earnings report can be listened to online. Listen to Conference Call

How can I read Discover Financial Services's conference call transcript?

The conference call transcript for Discover Financial Services's latest earnings report can be read online. Read Transcript

How much revenue does Discover Financial Services generate each year?

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has a recorded annual revenue of $12.95 billion.

How much profit does Discover Financial Services generate each year?

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has a recorded net income of $1.14 billion. DFS has generated $3.60 earnings per share over the last four quarters.

What is Discover Financial Services's price-to-earnings ratio?

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has a trailing price-to-earnings ratio of 8.39 and a forward price-to-earnings ratio of 7.76. The price/earnings-to-growth ratio is 0.13.

What is Discover Financial Services's EPS forecast for next year?

Discover Financial Services's earnings are expected to decrease from $16.90 per share to $12.58 per share in the next year, which is a -25.56% change.

This page was last updated on 10/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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