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Discover Financial Services
DFS

$139.60
0.16%

Market Cap: 35B

 

About: Discover Financial Services is a bank operating in two distinct segments: direct banking and payment services. The company issues credit and debit cards and provides other consumer banking products including deposit accounts, students loans, and other personal loans. It also operates the Discover, Pulse, and Diners Club networks. The Discover network is the fourth-largest payment network in the United States as ranked by overall purchase volume, and Pulse is one of the largest ATM networks in the country.

Employees: 21,100

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Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 19 analysts
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News positive %
of 34 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

69% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 13 [Q4 2023] → 22 (+9) [Q1 2024]

38% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 149 | Existing positions closed: 108

12% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $24.4B [Q4 2023] → $27.3B (+$2.82B) [Q1 2024]

4% more funds holding

Funds holding: 956 [Q4 2023] → 997 (+41) [Q1 2024]

5% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $243M | Put options by funds: $231M

3.82% less ownership

Funds ownership: 86.96% [Q4 2023] → 83.14% (-3.82%) [Q1 2024]

28% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 281 | Existing positions reduced: 388

Research analyst outlook

19 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$119
15%
downside
Avg. target
$138
1%
downside
High target
$168
20%
upside

19 analyst ratings

positive
32%
13 neutral
68%
negative
0%
Barclays
Mark Devries
2%downside
$137
Equal-Weight
Maintained
19 Jul 2024
JP Morgan
Richard Shane
3%downside
$135
Neutral
Maintained
19 Jul 2024
RBC Capital
Jon Arfstrom
6%upside
$148
Sector Perform
Maintained
19 Jul 2024
BMO Capital
James Fotheringham
15%downside
$119
Market Perform
Maintained
19 Jul 2024
Jefferies
John Hecht
7%upside
$150
Buy
Maintained
9 Jul 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 34 articles about DFS published over the past 30 days