Stock Updates

Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) from Financial

Today’s top gainers include the company Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) which is in the industry Credit Services, gaining -0.15% today. In the last week its performance is -1.45%, and 0.64% for the past quarter. Currently, Discover Financial Services, DFS has a target price of 64.18, so today’s gain of -0.15% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.07%.

Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), has a market cap of 23126.07, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.10%, and institutional ownership is 89.20%.

At the current price of 56.51, it has a dividend yield of 2.12%, and its target price is 64.18. This is with a profit margin of 27.30%, and total debt/equity of 2.17. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has a P/E of 10.62, as well as a forward P/E of 9.32.

With a current EPS of 5.33, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 6.00%,Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 4.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 7.58%.

Performance for the year is 0.98%. Since its IPO date on 6/14/2007, the total performance to date is 6.71%.

Volume today for Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), is 989571, while its average volume is 3010.62. Whilst the total gain today was -0.15%, it did have a day high of -2.19%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.50%, and 1.75% for the month. The 52-week low for Discover Financial Services, DFS has been 32.49%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.26%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.90%, and its return on assets is 2.60%. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has an operating margin of 63.90%. With a sales growth of 7.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Discover Financial Services, DFS is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 2.17, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Discover Financial Services? Well its PEG is 1.4, and the P/S is 2.81, along with a P/B of 2.04. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 1.62.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

About the author

Stephen Butters

Leave a Comment