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Discover Financial Services (DFS.N)

DFS.N on New York Stock Exchange

72.06USD
20 Jul 2018
Change (% chg)

$0.55 (+0.77%)
Prev Close
$71.51
Open
$71.63
Day's High
$72.91
Day's Low
$71.55
Volume
651,286
Avg. Vol
568,385
52-wk High
$81.93
52-wk Low
$57.50

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.04 December 23 Jul 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 10 10
(2) OUTPERFORM 8 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 8 8 8 7
(4) UNDERPERFORM 0 0 0 0
(5) SELL 0 0 0 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 1.96 1.96 1.93 2.00

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 17 2,723.74 2,758.39 2,699.00 2,603.40
Quarter Ending Dec-18 17 2,823.61 2,870.00 2,784.60 2,682.98
Year Ending Dec-18 21 10,736.70 10,855.00 10,401.00 10,354.80
Year Ending Dec-19 21 11,426.20 11,700.00 10,659.00 10,899.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 24 2.04 2.26 1.87 1.77
Quarter Ending Dec-18 24 2.04 2.19 1.89 1.69
Year Ending Dec-18 27 7.76 8.23 7.42 6.67
Year Ending Dec-19 27 8.53 8.91 7.77 7.31
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 13.07 17.30 8.00 9.00

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,579.01 2,575.00 4.01 0.16
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2,600.51 2,614.00 13.49 0.52
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2,488.60 2,525.00 36.40 1.46
Quarter Ending Jun-17 2,403.71 2,419.00 15.29 0.64
Quarter Ending Mar-17 2,356.21 2,339.00 17.21 0.73
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.77 1.82 0.05 2.70
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.54 1.51 0.03 1.92
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.54 1.51 0.03 2.02
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.45 1.40 0.05 3.11
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1.43 1.43 0.00 0.33

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2,723.74 2,723.82 2,719.29 2,719.61 2,603.40
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2,823.61 2,820.80 2,822.17 2,822.22 2,682.98
Year Ending Dec-18 10,736.70 10,738.20 10,736.00 10,735.30 10,354.80
Year Ending Dec-19 11,426.20 11,426.70 11,418.60 11,417.40 10,899.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.04 2.04 2.02 2.02 1.77
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.04 2.04 2.03 2.03 1.69
Year Ending Dec-18 7.76 7.76 7.73 7.73 6.67
Year Ending Dec-19 8.53 8.53 8.52 8.53 7.31

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 2 8 3
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 1 7 2
Year Ending Dec-18 3 2 9 5
Year Ending Dec-19 3 2 11 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 1 10 2
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 1 9 4
Year Ending Dec-18 3 1 11 4
Year Ending Dec-19 2 1 10 3