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Discover

$66.27

0.09 (0.14%)

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Discover reports Q4 net charge off rate 3.08% vs. 2.85% last year

Net interest margin was 10.35%, up 7bps from last year. Total loans ended the quarter at $90.5B, up 7% compared to the prior year. Credit card loans ended the quarter at $72.9B, up 8% from the prior year. Personal loans increased $80M, or 1%, from the prior year.

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DFS Discover
$66.27

0.09 (0.14%)

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WBLR
10/16/18
NO CHANGE
WBLR
Outperform
Discover undervalued on 'misplaced' credit concerns, says William Blair
The credit concerns that have been weighing on Discover Financial Services' valuation multiple are "misplaced" considering the company's return on equity outlook, "stabilizing" credit trends and "very low" unemployment claims, William Blair analyst Robert Napoli tells investors in a research note. The analyst believes credit has been well controlled and that Discover has significant long-term growth opportunities in its core card and student loan businesses. He finds the stock undervalued and current levels and keeps an Outperform rating on the name.
10/02/18
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Discover (DFS) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst Richard Shane saying the company appears on track to execute a "soft landing" as loan growth stabilizes. 2. At Home Group (HOME) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Sachs with analyst Matthew Fassler saying recent sales misses, tariff concerns, and macro data have created investor concerns and a "steep discount" in the shares relative to other growth retailers. 3. Nestle (NSRGY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies with analyst Martin Deboo saying he's more bullish on the new CEO and the shares into the second half of the year. 4. Urban Outfitters (URBN) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley FBR with analyst Susan Anderson saying she expects high consumer confidence to support strong same-store-sales for Urban and she views the shares as undervalued. 5. General Electric (GE) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital with analyst Deane Dray saying he believes a floor has been put in the shares following news of Larry Culp being named Chairman and CEO. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
10/02/18
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10/02/18
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Target $89
JPMS
Overweight
Discover upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Richard Shane upgraded Discover Financial (DFS) to Overweight and raised his price target for the shares to $89 from $81. The company appears on track to execute a "soft landing" as loan growth stabilizes, Shane tells investors in a research note. The analyst says credit has outperformed expectations while multiples in the Credit Card space have compressed. This creates a more attractive opportunity for investment, according to Shane. He also raised his price target for Overweight-rated Capital One (COF) to $113 from $109 and for Neutral-rated American Express (AXP) to $115 from $105.
10/01/18
WELS
10/01/18
NO CHANGE
Target $82
WELS
Market Perform
Discover price target raised to $82 from $76 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo analyst Donald Fandetti raised his price target for Discover to $82 from $76 ahead of quarterly results, citing lower provision expense as he projects Q3 NCO to come in slightly better than his estimate as well as lower assumed operating expenses. The analyst reiterates a Market Perform rating on the shares.

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