Finally, Bank of Montreal Can boosted its position in Discover Financial Services by 10.6% in the first quarter. It has underperformed by 16.48% the S&P500.
Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), stock is trading $74.33 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 5.30% in last 5 years. The company has market cap of $24.33 billion. The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.3% while institutional stake was 98.8%. It has a 11.3 P/E ratio. The insider now holds 1.56 million shares of Discover Financial Services (DFS).
A total of 24 equity analysts have released a ratings update on DFS. Therefore 70% are positive. Flexion Therapeutics had 18 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned about 0.37% of Discover Financial Services worth $86,494,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The stock has "Buy" rating by Needham on Wednesday, September 9. The stock has "Buy" rating by BB&T Capital on Tuesday, July 28. They now have a United States dollars 63 price target on the stock. BMO Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $70 target. The stock of CA, Inc.
In other Discover Financial Services news, CFO R. Mark Graf sold 29,584 shares of Discover Financial Services stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 27th. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, October 21.
Since May 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $3.61 million activity.
CA, Inc.is engaged in providing software solutions enabling clients to plan, develop, manage and secure applications and enterprise environments across distributed, cloud, mobile and mainframe platforms. The Firm operates through three divisions: Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans and Medicare PDPs.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.39 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.12, from 0.79 in 2017Q1.
Discover Financial Services has a beta of 0.68, offering the possibility of a higher rate of return, but also posing more risk. It last reported revenues of $701.68 million and EPS of $1.14 for the June 2017, representing 20% top-line growth and 1.11 EPS growth. Southernsun Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company invested in 32,283 shares. It fall, as 23 investors sold CACI International Inc shares while 64 reduced holdings. Btc Capital accumulated 0.55% or 49,243 shares. Yhb Investment holds 3,466 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. D E Shaw & Inc has 723,492 shares. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Discover Financial Services by 492.6% during the 2nd quarter. The lower end of the projection is $1.41 per share, while the higher end is $1.63 per share. M&T Bancshares Corp stated it has 687,615 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Daiwa Sb Invests Ltd holds 13,400 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 0.06% or 124,943 shares in its portfolio. Cibc World Markets Incorporated stated it has 41,682 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0% of its portfolio in Flexion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FLXN). (NASDAQ:CA) for 300 shares. Credit Suisse Ag reported 824,150 shares. (NASDAQ:CA) or 73,750 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas reported 190,850 shares.
Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. 0 shares were traded on Discover Financial Services's last session. DFS was included in 3 notes of analysts from October 11, 2016. As per Thursday, December 15, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America.
04/26/2017 - Discover Financial Services had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Susquehanna on Friday, January 6. Clearbridge Investments Ltd Llc holds 916,477 shares. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 150,744 shares of the company's stock, valued at $8,988,864.72. Moreover, Md Sass Investors Services Inc has 4.51% invested in the company for 1.11 million shares. The Japan-based Mu Investments Co. The stock of Flexion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FLXN) earned "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, May 3. Ionic Cap Mgmt Llc owns 233,964 shares.
Wells Fargo & Company assumed coverage on shares of Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) in a report issued on Tuesday. They expect $1.53 EPS, down 1.92% or $0.03 from last year's $1.56 per share. The expected DFS's profit could reach $567.30 million giving the stock 10.51 P/E in the case that $1.53 earnings per share is reported. Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Discover Financial Services by 1,458.6% in the 2nd quarter.
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