Discover Financial Services DFS
The next Discover Financial Services dividend is expected to go ex in 1 month and to be paid in 2 months.
The previous Discover Financial Services dividend was 44c and it went ex 2 months ago and it was paid 1 month ago.
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 5.4.
|Summary||Previous dividend||Next dividend|
|Per share||44c||Sign Up Required|
|Declaration date||19 Jan 2021 (Tue)||20 Apr 2021 (Tue)|
|Ex-div date||17 Feb 2021 (Wed)||19 May 2021 (Wed)|
|Pay date||04 Mar 2021 (Thu)||03 Jun 2021 (Thu)|
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|Forecast||Quarterly||19 Oct 2021||17 Nov 2021||02 Dec 2021||USD||Sign up||—|
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|Forecast||Quarterly||20 Apr 2021||19 May 2021||03 Jun 2021||USD||Sign up||—|
|Paid||Quarterly||19 Jan 2021||17 Feb 2021||04 Mar 2021||USD||45.5c||44c||😃|
|Paid||Quarterly||20 Oct 2020||18 Nov 2020||03 Dec 2020||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||21 Jul 2020||19 Aug 2020||03 Sep 2020||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||21 Apr 2020||20 May 2020||04 Jun 2020||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||21 Jan 2020||19 Feb 2020||05 Mar 2020||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||17 Oct 2019||20 Nov 2019||05 Dec 2019||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||18 Jul 2019||21 Aug 2019||05 Sep 2019||USD||44c||44c||😄|
|Paid||Quarterly||18 Apr 2019||23 May 2019||06 Jun 2019||USD||—||40c|
|Paid||Quarterly||17 Jan 2019||20 Feb 2019||07 Mar 2019||USD||—||40c|
|Paid||Quarterly||18 Oct 2018||20 Nov 2018||06 Dec 2018||USD||—||40c|
|Paid||Quarterly||28 Jun 2018||22 Aug 2018||06 Sep 2018||USD||—||40c|
|Paid||Quarterly||20 Apr 2018||23 May 2018||07 Jun 2018||USD||—||35c|
|Paid||Quarterly||18 Jan 2018||21 Feb 2018||08 Mar 2018||USD||—||35c|
|Paid||Quarterly||19 Oct 2017||21 Nov 2017||07 Dec 2017||USD||—||35c|
|Paid||Quarterly||25 Jul 2017||22 Aug 2017||07 Sep 2017||USD||—||35c|
|Paid||Quarterly||20 Apr 2017||09 May 2017||25 May 2017||USD||—||30c|
|Paid||Quarterly||19 Jan 2017||07 Feb 2017||23 Feb 2017||USD||—||30c|
|Paid||Quarterly||13 Oct 2016||01 Nov 2016||17 Nov 2016||USD||—||30c|
|Paid||Quarterly||14 Jul 2016||02 Aug 2016||18 Aug 2016||USD||—||30c|
|Paid||Quarterly||14 Apr 2016||03 May 2016||19 May 2016||USD||—||28c|
|Paid||Quarterly||14 Jan 2016||02 Feb 2016||18 Feb 2016||USD||—||28c|
|Paid||Quarterly||15 Oct 2015||03 Nov 2015||19 Nov 2015||USD||—||28c|
|Paid||Quarterly||16 Jul 2015||04 Aug 2015||20 Aug 2015||USD||—||28c|
|Paid||Quarterly||16 Apr 2015||05 May 2015||21 May 2015||USD||—||28c|
|Paid||Quarterly||16 Jan 2015||03 Feb 2015||19 Feb 2015||USD||—||24c|
|Paid||Quarterly||16 Oct 2014||04 Nov 2014||20 Nov 2014||USD||—||24c|
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|Paid||Quarterly||16 Oct 2013||05 Nov 2013||21 Nov 2013||USD||—||20c|
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|Paid||Quarterly||18 Dec 2012||31 Dec 2012||17 Jan 2013||USD||—||14c|
|Paid||Quarterly||20 Sep 2012||02 Oct 2012||18 Oct 2012||USD||—||10c|
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|Paid||Quarterly||–||03 Apr 2012||19 Apr 2012||USD||—||10c|
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About Discover Financial Services
Discover Financial Services (DFS), incorporated on July 25, 1960, is a direct banking and payment services company. The Company is a bank holding company, as well as a financial holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Direct Banking and Payment Services. It provides direct banking products and services, and payment services through its subsidiaries. It offers its customers credit card loans, private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans and deposit products.
The Company's Direct Banking segment includes consumer banking and lending products, specifically Discover-branded credit cards issued to individuals and small businesses on the Discover Network and other consumer banking products and services. The Company's direct banking offers credit cards, student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, and other consumer lending and deposit products. Credit card customers are permitted to revolve their balances and repay their obligations over a period of time and at an interest rate set forth in their card member agreements, which may be either fixed or variable. Its credit card customers' transactions in the United States are processed over the Discover Network. Its cards also offer the Cashback Bonus rewards program.
The Company's private student loans are available to students attending eligible non-profit undergraduate and graduate schools. It also offers certain post-graduate loans, including bar study and residency loans. The Company offers fixed and variable rate private student loans originated by Discover Bank. The Company's personal loans are unsecured loans with fixed interest rates, terms and payments. These loans are primarily intended to help customers consolidate existing debt, although they can be used for other reasons. Home equity loans are offered to help consumers improve their homes, as well as payoff higher interest debt. The Company's deposit products include certificates of deposit, money market accounts, online savings and checking accounts and individual retirement arrangement (IRA) certificates of deposit.
The Payment Services segment includes PULSE, Diners Club and the Company's Network Partners business. Its Network Partners business provides payment transaction processing and settlement services. The Company's PULSE network operates an electronic funds transfer network, providing financial institutions issuing debit cards on the PULSE network with access to automated teller machines (ATMs) domestically and internationally, as well as point-of-sale (POS) terminals at retail locations across the United States for debit card transactions. The financial institutions, networks and commercial service providers are considered as network partners. As of December 31, 2016, the Company's Diners Club business maintained an acceptance network in 185 countries and territories through its relationships with over 90 licensees, which were financial institutions.
The Company competes with American Express, Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Citi, Wells Fargo, PNC, U.S. Bank, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, First Data, USAA, Ally Bank, Capital One (360), Sallie Mae and Barclays.
- Financial Services
- United States
- Share Price
- $99.79 (yesterday's closing price)
- Shares in Issue
- 324 million
- Market Cap
- Market Indices
- S&P 500