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Discover Financial Services (DFS)

NYSE: DFS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
114.57 -4.93 (-4.13%)
Nov 26, 2021 1:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap33.58B
Revenue (ttm)11.49B
Net Income (ttm)5.08B
Shares Out293.08M
EPS (ttm)16.72
PE Ratio6.85
Forward PE8.67
Dividend$1.88 (1.64%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 23, 2021
Previous Close119.50
Day's Range111.04 - 115.50
52-Week Range74.78 - 135.69
Price Target140.84 (+22.9%)
Earnings Daten/a

About DFS

Discover Financial Services, through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital banking and payment services company in the United States. It operates in two segments, Digital Banking and Payment Services. The Digital Banking segment offers Discover-branded credit cards to individuals; and other consumer products and services, including private student loans, personal loans, home loans, and other consumer lending, as well as deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, money market accounts, IRA certificates of deposit, IRA savings accounts,...

IndustryConsumer Finance
IPO DateJul 2, 2007
CEORoger Hochschild
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolDFS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, DFS's revenue was $5.95 billion, a decrease of -27.64% compared to the previous year's $8.23 billion. Earnings were $1.10 billion, a decrease of -62.04%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 23 analysts, the average rating for DFS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 140.84, which is an increase of 22.93% from the latest price.

Price Target
(22.93% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy


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Superior Service And Exclusive Network Set Discover Financial Apart

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3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Discover Financial Services to Present at Bank of America 2021 Banking and Financials Conference

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Discover (DFS) Tops Q3 Earnings Estimates

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Discover Financial Services Reports Third Quarter 2021 Net Income of $1.1 Billion or $3.54 Per Diluted Share

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Discover Financial Services Declares Quarterly Dividend for Common Stock

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1 month ago - Business Wire

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Is a Beat in Store for Discover Financial (DFS) in Q3 Earnings?

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Discover (DFS) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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