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

Discover Financial Services: 2 directors

Two Directors at Discover Financial Services sold 24,724 shares at between 114.018USD and 114.084USD. The significance rating of the trade was 72/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted unde...

With a more favourable environment, DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. improves to Slightly Positive

DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. (US), a company active in the Consumer Finance industry, is favoured by a more supportive environment. The independent financial analyst theScreener has confirmed the fundamental rating of the title, which shows 4 out of 4 stars, as well as its unchanged, moderately risky market behaviour. The title leverages a more favourable environment and raises its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date April 27, 2021, the closing price was USD 107.76 and its potential was estimated at USD 120.75.

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Discover Financial Services: 2 directors

Two Directors at Discover Financial Services sold 24,724 shares at between 114.018USD and 114.084USD. The significance rating of the trade was 72/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted unde...

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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- 04 Feb 2021. New York, February 04, 2021-- 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

Our credit view of Discover Financial Services, reflecting its strong profitability, constrained by a significant amount of confidence sensitive market funding.

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.

With a more favourable environment, DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. improves to Slightly Positive

DISCOVER FINANCIAL SVS. (US), a company active in the Consumer Finance industry, is favoured by a more supportive environment. The independent financial analyst theScreener has confirmed the fundamental rating of the title, which shows 4 out of 4 stars, as well as its unchanged, moderately risky market behaviour. The title leverages a more favourable environment and raises its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date April 27, 2021, the closing price was USD 107.76 and its potential was estimated at USD 120.75.

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