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Last $300.31 USD
Change Today +3.11 / 1.05%
Volume 339.6K
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alliance data systems corp (ADS) Snapshot

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$296.98
Previous Close
$297.20
Day High
$301.69
Day Low
$296.54
52 Week High
04/23/15 - $312.00
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $230.54
Market Cap
18.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
340.2K
EPS TTM
$9.55
Shares Outstanding
62.0M
EX-Date
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P/E TM
31.4x
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alliance data systems corp (ADS) Details

Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides marketing and loyalty solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon, and Private Label Services and Credit. The LoyaltyOne segment owns and operates the AIR MILES Reward Program and Brand Loyalty program. This segment also offers loyalty services, such as loyalty consulting, customer analytics, creative services, and mobile solutions. The Epsilon segment provides integrated direct marketing solutions that leverage transactional data to help clients acquire and build relationships with its customers. Its services include strategic consulting, customer database technologies, omni-channel marketing, loyalty management, proprietary data, predictive modeling, permission-based email marketing, and direct and digital agency services. This segment’s marketing services comprise agency, database design and management, data, analytical, and traditional and digital marketing. The Private Label Services and Credit segment offers credit card processing, billing and payment processing, customer care, and collections services for private label retailers, as well as private label retail credit card and loan receivables financing, including securitization of the credit card receivables that it underwrites from its private label retail credit card programs. This segment also designs and implements strategies that assist its clients in acquiring, retaining, and managing repeat customers. The company facilitates and manages interactions between its clients and their customers through various consumer marketing channels, including in-store, online, email, social media, mobile, direct mail, and telephone. It serves financial services, specialty retail, grocery and drugstore chains, petroleum retail, automotive, hospitality and travel, telecommunications, insurance, and healthcare markets. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.

15,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1996

alliance data systems corp (ADS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $580.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Eps...
Total Annual Compensation: $765.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Ret...
Total Annual Compensation: $540.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Loy...
Total Annual Compensation: $511.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

alliance data systems corp (ADS) Key Developments

Alliance Data Systems Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Alliance Data Systems Corporation announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenues of $1,601.2 million compared to $1,232.9 million a year ago. Operating income was $324.5 million compared to $281.8 million a year ago. Income before income tax was $246.5 million compared to $214 million a year ago. Net income attributable to common stockholders was $162.6 million compared to $137.4 million a year ago. Diluted net income attributable to common stockholders was $2.32 compared to $2.08 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $174.7 million compared to $333.1 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $42.4 million compared to $43.5 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $473.6 million compared to $371.5 million a year ago. Core earnings attributable to common stockholders was $232.4 or $3.65 per diluted share compared to $184.5 million or $2.79 per diluted share a year ago. The company expects revenue of approximately $1.5 billion and core EPS of approximately $3.20 ($3.32 on a constant currency basis), increases of 19% and 10%, respectively, for the second quarter of 2015. The company is raising its core EPS guidance for 2015 to $14.90 from $14.80, a 19% increase compared to 2014. The company is maintaining its revenue guidance of $6.5 billion for 2015.

Alliance Data Seeks Acquisitions

Melisa Miller, President of Card Services Group of Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) said in the first quarter earnings call, "I would tell you the pipeline is rich with, really, three categories. First of all, portfolios that may be available in the marketplace because they feel their current program is under-leveraged or [steeply retired]. You'd think about that as an acquisition. There are some start-over’s and then there are some start-ups. So you'll see us really delicately balancing all three of those."

Alliance Data Systems Corporation Presents at Macquarie Capital Extreme Services Conference, May-11-2015

Alliance Data Systems Corporation Presents at Macquarie Capital Extreme Services Conference, May-11-2015 . Venue: The Waldorf=Astoria Hotel, New York, New York, United States.

 

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Price/Sales 3.3x
Price/Book 9.8x
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