Discover Financial Services

Discover Financial Services is a bank holding, as well as a financial holding company. The company manages its business activities in two segments: Direct Banking, which includes consumer banking and lending products, specifically Discover-branded credit cards issued to individuals on the Discover Network and other consumer banking products and services, including student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, and deposit products; and Payment Services, which includes the PULSE network, Diners Club International and its Network Partners business, which provides payment transaction processing and settlement services on the Discover Network.
  • TickerDFS
  • ISINUS2547091080
  • ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
  • SectorBanks
  • CountryUnited States
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Discover Financial Services: Update to credit analysis

Discover's ratings reflect the company's good risk management, strong and consistent profitability as well as good asset quality.

Moody's affirms Discover Financial's ratings (Baa3 long-term senior unsecured), outlook remains stable

Rating Action: Moody's affirms Discover Financial's ratings, outlook remains stable. Global Credit Research- 05 May 2020. New York, May 05, 2020-- Moody's Investors Service has affirmed the ratings of Discover Financial Services and its bank subsidiary, Discover Bank, following the affirmation of the baa2 standalone baseline credit assessment of the bank subsidiary.

Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Discover Financial Services

Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Discover Financial Services. Global Credit Research- 28 Feb 2020. New York, February 28, 2020-- Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Discover Financial Services and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit.

Discover Financial Services: Update to credit analysis

Discover's ratings reflect the company's good risk management, strong and consistent profitability as well as good asset quality.

Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Discover Financial Services

Announcement: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Discover Financial Services. Global Credit Research- 29 Mar 2019. New York, March 29, 2019-- Moody's Investors Service has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Discover Financial Services and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit.

An increasingly favourable environment allows DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. to improve to Neutral

The independent financial analyst theScreener just upgraded the general evaluation of DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. (US), a company active in the Consumer Finance industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title confirms its rating of 3 out of 4 stars while its market behaviour remains as risky. theScreener believes, however, that a more enabling environment allows the title to increase its general evaluation to Neutral. As of the analysis date June 16, 2020, the closing price was USD 55.92 and its expected value was estimated at USD 45.16.

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