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Discover Financial Services

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The parent of the Discover and Diners Club cards is a direct banking and payment service company that offers consumer banking and lending.

CEO

David W. Nelms

Sector

Financials

Industry

Commercial Banks

HQ Location

Riverwoods, IL

Years on Fortune 500 List

8

Employees

15,036

Key Financials (last fiscal year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$10,0024.1%
Profits ($M)$2,297-1.1%
Assets ($M)$86,936
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,275
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$21,091
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues23.0%
Profits as % of Assets2.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity20.4%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)5.13
EPS % Change (from 2014)4.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)33.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2015)-16.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)25.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-
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