Discover Financial Services Inc

Type: Company
Name: Discover Financial Services Inc (Discover Financial Services)
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

COMMENTARY: Can Apple Pay Revive the Mobile Wallet?

By Todd Ablowitz and Rick Oglesby, Double Diamond Payments ResearchIn the wake of Apple Inc. announcing Apple Pay, many are wondering if it will serve as a catalyst in the revival of the mobile wallet, and if the migration of payments to the mobile form ... [Published Digital Transactions - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Discover, Chicago Cares transform Lambs Farm with volunteer effort

Nearly 500 employees from Riverwoods-based Discover Financial Services showed they care about their community Friday by trading their work day for a service day at Lambs Farm.The Discover Cares program had the company partnering with Chicago Cares and ... [Published Lake County News Sun - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

• New reg would be huge for small banks

"Given the political landscape no matter the outcome of the midterms, there are very few legislative efforts to be optimistic about in 2015 but we believe there is the legislative capacity to pass a bank SIFI asset threshold change in the next Congress," ... [Published CNBC - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 5 reports

Credit Card Company Weekly Notes – American Express, Visa, Discover Financial

Credit card company stocks, including  American Express (NYSE:AXP), Visa (NYSE:V) and Discover Financial (NYSE:DFS), traded in positive territory during the week ended September 19. Below we look at the performance of these companies for the week gone ... [Published Trefis - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 4 reports

Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work for Information Technology Professionals

RIVERWOODS, Ill.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Discover Financial Services ranked No. 52 among large organizations on the 2014 IDG’s Computerworld “100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology” list. This marks the 12th consecutive year Discover ... [Published EON Business - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Dist. 155 to teach students smart money management

Teaching students college and career skills is a top priority for school districts.But yet another critical skill for high school students looking to land a job, buy their first car or take out student loans is money management -- which few schools t ... [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Did Apple Almost Buy Discover?

Apple held discussions last year to acquire Discover Financial Services, but the talks fell through before Apple made a formal offer, Bank Innovation reported on Wednesday (Sept. 17).The acquisition, which would have cost Apple about $37 billion, was ... [Published PYMNTS.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

OT’s Cosmo RSA v5 EMV Platform Earns D-PAS Certification for Use in Discover Global Network

COLOMBES, France--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutionsfor the mobility space and the leading global supplier of EMV chip cardproducts and services, today announced that Discover Financial Service ... [Published Business Wire - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Crystal Lake High School District 155 gets $84,000 grant for financial classes

CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 received money to teach money.Officials from Discover Financial Services announced Wednesday they were giving an $84,190 grant to District 155 to implement more financial education into the curriculum. ... [Published Northwest Herald - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Discover Financial Services Hits New 12-Month High at $65.80 (DFS)

Shares of Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) reached a new 52-week high on Wednesday , reports. The stock traded as high as $65.80 and last traded at $64.12, with a volume of 3,955,954 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $63.42.A number ... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Discover Financial Services (DFS) Has Broken Out To A New High For The Year

Discover Financial Services (DFS: Quote) has been rising for the majority of early trade Wednesday morning. The stock is now up 1.43 at $64.85, with volume beginning to accelerate in the last 10 minutes.Discover Financial Services has climbed past resistance ... [Published RTTNews.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

As Questions Linger, Discover Says ‘Me Too’ to Apple Pay

Image Credit: Apple Inc.Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.September 10, 2014By Kevin WoodwardDiscover Financial Services cardholders will be able to add their payment cards to Apple Inc.’s Apple Pay mobile payment scheme, the card brand ... [Published Digital Transactions - Sep 16 2014]

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"It seemed OK to market ours as a place where international businesses could locate" Chrysler said
"Given the political landscape no matter the outcome of the midterms, there are very few legislative efforts to be optimistic about in 2015 but we believe there is the legislative capacity to pass a bank SIFI asset threshold change in the next Congress" the analysts added
After ThursdayaEUR(TM)s trading in Discover Financial Services Inc (http://www.marketintelligencecenter.com/symbol/DFS "DFS) MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms uncovered a trade that offers a 3.77% return or 11.46% on an annualized basis (for comparison purposes only), while providing 4.50% downside protection. The trade is a Jan. '15 covered callcall at the $65.00 level for a net debit of about $62.64. The net debit is also the breakeven point for this trade. For a higher return, consider buying a longer-term call option, like the Jan. '16 at the $40.00 level. By buying the call for $26.05 instead of paying about $65.59 for the stock, the assigned return rate for this alternate trade is 8.23%, but the stock has to finish above $63.10 when the sold call expires for this trade to be profitable. Standard & PooraEUR(TM)s has a 4 STARS (out of 5) buy ranking on Discover. Technical indicators for the stock have been bullish and support and resistance have been in the area of $64.68 and $66.36, respectively."

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SmartRide part of plan for more business-park ... [Published This Week Johnstown - Sep 21 2014]
Discover, Chicago Cares transform Lambs Farm wi... [Published Lake County News Sun - Sep 20 2014]
COMMENTARY: Can Apple Pay Revive the Mobile Wal... [Published Digital Transactions - Sep 20 2014]
• New reg would be huge for small banks [Published CNBC - Sep 19 2014]
Credit Card Company Weekly Notes – American Exp... [Published Trefis - Sep 19 2014]
Company Update: Discover Financial Services (NY... [Published Jutia Group - Sep 19 2014]
Company Update: Discover Financial Services (NY... [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Sep 19 2014]
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published EON Business - Sep 19 2014]
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published WGNT - Sep 19 2014]
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Sep 19 2014]
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Sep 19 2014]
Discover (DFS) Trading Near $66.36 Resistance L... [Published Individual.com - Sep 19 2014]
If Discover (DFS) Is Good Enough For Apple (AAP... [Published Nasdaq - Sep 19 2014]
Discover (DFS) Trading Near $66.36 Resistance L... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Sep 19 2014]
Dist. 155 to teach students smart money management [Published Chicago Daily Herald - Sep 19 2014]
Sears Stock (Nasdaq: SHLD) Plunges 16% This Wee... [Published EMoneyDaily - Sep 18 2014]
Ezcorp is Among the Companies in the Consumer F... [Published Comtex SmarTrend - Sep 18 2014]
Did Apple Almost Buy Discover? [Published PYMNTS.com - Sep 18 2014]
Potential Discover (DFS) Trade Has 6.96% Downsi... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Sep 18 2014]
How to Prepare for the EMV Liability Shift [Published CSnews.com - Sep 17 2014]
Crystal Lake High School District 155 gets $84,... [Published Northwest Herald - Sep 17 2014]
Discover Financial Services Hits New 12-Month H... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Sep 17 2014]
Discover (DFS) Showing Bullish Technicals With ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
Discover Financial Services (DFS) Has Broken Ou... [Published RTTNews.com - Sep 17 2014]
Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Investor... [Published Tamar Securities - Sep 17 2014]
5 Undervalued Companies Near 52-Week Lows For T... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 17 2014]
Apple Considered Buying Discover, Sources Say [Published Bank Innovation - Sep 17 2014]
Discover (DFS) Showing Bullish Technicals With ... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Sep 17 2014]
Charter One becomes first national bank to offe... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 17 2014]
OT’s Cosmo RSA v5 EMV Platform Earns D-PAS Cert... [Published Business Wire - Sep 17 2014]
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Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published EON Business - Sep 19 2014]
RIVERWOODS, Ill.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Discover Financial Services ranked No. 52 among large organizations on the 2014 IDG’s Computerworld “100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology” list. This marks the 12th consecutive year Discover ...
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Sep 19 2014]
RIVERWOODS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Discover Financial Services ranked No. 52 among large organizations on the 2014 IDG’s Computerworld “100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology” list. This marks the 12th consecutive year Discover has been recognized ...
Discover among the Top 100 Best Places to Work ... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Sep 19 2014]
RIVERWOODS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Discover Financial Services ranked No. 52 among large organizations on the 2014 IDG’s Computerworld “100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology” list. This marks the 12th consecutive year Discover has been recognized ...
Discover (DFS) Trading Near $66.36 Resistance L... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Sep 19 2014]
After Thursday’s trading in Discover Financial Services Inc (DFS) MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms uncovered a trade that offers a 3.77% return or 11.46% on an annualized basis (for comparison purposes only), while providing 4.50% downside ...
Potential Discover (DFS) Trade Has 6.96% Downsi... [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - Sep 18 2014]
After closing Wednesday at $64.66, Discover Financial Services Inc (DFS) presents an attractive opportunity to get a 3.89% return in just 211 days, which is an annualized return of 6.73% (for comparison purposes only). To enter this trade, sell one Apr. ...
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Consumer Finance Equities under Review -- SLM C... [Published Financial Services - Aug 22 2014]
New Business Unit, Technology Launch, Quarterly... [Published Financial Services - Aug 15 2014]
Critical Alerts For Stratasys, Horizon Pharma, ... [Published Financial Services - Aug 08 2014]
Dividends, Recognitions, Business Transition, a... [Published Financial Services - Jul 25 2014]
Stock Updates on Consumer Finance Industry -- C... [Published Financial Services - Jul 22 2014]
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