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Discover Financial Services (DFS.N)

DFS.N on New York Stock Exchange

74.59USD
15 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.92 (+1.25%)
Prev Close
$73.67
Open
$74.02
Day's High
$75.14
Day's Low
$73.97
Volume
2,390,704
Avg. Vol
615,485
52-wk High
$75.51
52-wk Low
$57.50

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.54 December 16 Dec 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 8 8 9 8
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 8 8 8
(3) HOLD 7 8 7 6
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 0 0
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.04 2.08 2.00 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 Dec-17 17 2,589.08 2,627.00 2,534.00 2,437.02
Quarter Ending Mar-18 15 2,557.06 2,633.70 2,438.00 2,393.55
Year Ending Dec-17 19 9,873.21 9,910.00 9,817.00 9,443.10
Year Ending Dec-18 19 10,601.70 10,982.80 10,263.00 9,808.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 23 1.54 1.64 1.46 1.53
Quarter Ending Mar-18 20 1.60 1.79 1.45 1.66
Year Ending Dec-17 24 5.95 6.05 5.88 6.12
Year Ending Dec-18 24 6.62 7.50 6.15 6.63
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 7.75 12.00 4.80 7.08

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 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
Quarter Ending Dec-16 2,338.46 2,358.00 19.54 0.84
Quarter Ending Sep-16 2,271.92 2,301.00 29.08 1.28
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1.38 1.40 0.02 1.60
Quarter Ending Sep-16 1.47 1.56 0.09 6.26

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 Dec-17 2,589.08 2,589.08 2,588.33 2,557.48 2,437.02
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2,557.06 2,557.06 2,552.00 2,517.95 2,393.55
Year Ending Dec-17 9,873.21 9,873.21 9,872.61 9,804.52 9,443.10
Year Ending Dec-18 10,601.70 10,601.70 10,592.00 10,442.80 9,808.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.54 1.54 1.54 1.55 1.53
Quarter Ending Mar-18 1.60 1.60 1.60 1.59 1.66
Year Ending Dec-17 5.95 5.95 5.96 5.91 6.12
Year Ending Dec-18 6.62 6.62 6.62 6.59 6.63

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 2 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0