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Last $58.39 USD
Change Today -0.28 / -0.48%
Volume 4.2M
DFS On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
Berlin
As of 8:04 PM 04/24/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

discover financial services (DFS) Snapshot

Open
$58.38
Previous Close
$58.67
Day High
$58.61
Day Low
$58.16
52 Week High
11/11/14 - $66.75
52 Week Low
01/29/15 - $54.02
Market Cap
26.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.1M
EPS TTM
$5.16
Shares Outstanding
446.1M
EX-Date
05/5/15
P/E TM
11.3x
Dividend
$1.12
Dividend Yield
1.64%
Current Stock Chart for DISCOVER FINANCIAL SERVICES (DFS)

discover financial services (DFS) Details

Discover Financial Services operates as a direct banking and payment services company in the United States. It operates in two segments, Direct Banking and Payment Services. The Direct Banking segment offers Discover-branded credit cards to individuals; and other consumer products and services, including private student loans, personal loans, home loans, home equity loans, prepaid cards, and other consumer lending, as well as deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, money market accounts, savings accounts, checking accounts, and individual retirement arrangement certificates of deposit. The Payment Services segment operates the Discover Network, which processes transactions for Discover-branded credit cards, and provides payment transaction processing and settlement services; and PULSE network, an electronic funds transfer network that provides financial institutions issuing debit cards on the PULSE network with access to automated teller machines and point-of-sale terminals. This segment also operates the Diners Club International, a payments network that issues Diners Club branded charge cards and provides card acceptance services. The company was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Riverwoods, Illinois.

14,676 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1960

discover financial services (DFS) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $625.0K
Executive Vice President and President of U S...
Total Annual Compensation: $650.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Pay...
Total Annual Compensation: $650.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

discover financial services (DFS) Key Developments

Discover Financial Services Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

Discover Financial Services reported unaudited earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net interest income of $1,629 million against $1,563 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $908 million against $1,022 million a year ago. Net income was $586 million against $631 million a year ago. Net income allocated to common stockholders was $573 million against $618 million a year ago. Book value per share was $25.22 against $23.53 per share a year ago. Earnings per share diluted were $1.28 against $1.31 per share a year ago. Return on equity for the first quarter of 2015 was 21%.

Discover Financial Services Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend on Preferred Stock, Payable on June 1, 2015; Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Stock, Payable on May 21, 2015

Discover Financial Services announced an increased in the quarterly common stock dividend from $0.24 to $0.28 per share of common stock payable on May 21, 2015, to holders of record at the close of business on May 7, 2015. The company’s Board of Directors also declared a quarterly cash dividend on its Fixed Rate Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series B, in the amount of $16.25 per share. The dividend equals $0.40625 per depositary share, each representing 1/40th interest in a share of the Series B Preferred Stock. The dividend will be payable on June 1, 2015, to the holders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2015.

Discover Financial Services to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 21, 2015

Discover Financial Services announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Apr 21, 2015

 

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Valuation DFS Industry Range
Price/Earnings 12.0x
Price/Sales 3.7x
Price/Book 2.3x
Price/Cash Flow 11.4x
TEV/Sales NM Not Meaningful
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