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Brokerage Overview of: Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) gained 0.36 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $70.41. The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.06 Million at the end of last session.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has the Market Capitalization of 24.55 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $81.93 and 52-Week Low of $57.50 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/29/18 and 52-Week Low on 09/12/17


The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.82/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.77/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.05/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 2.8 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -4.68% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -4.81% and -2.65% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 2.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 20.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 11.4%.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.97% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.64% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Discover Financial Services currently has a Weekly performance of -4.1%, monthly performance percentage is -4.67 percent, Quarterly performance is 1.19 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -9.15% and Yearly Performance is 14.47 percent.

Company Profile:

Discover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America’s cash rewards pioneer, and offer private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation’s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories.