Technical Analysis for DFS - Discover Financial Services

Grade Last Price % Change $ Change
grade C $71.29 -0.01% -0.01
DFS closed down 0.01 percent on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, on approximately normal volume. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 21 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Feb 21 Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
Feb 21 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.00%
Feb 17 50 DMA Support Bullish -0.01%
Feb 16 50 DMA Support Bullish 0.64%
Feb 15 Spinning Top Other 0.52%
Feb 15 Stochastic Reached Overbought Other 0.52%
Feb 14 Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.62%
Feb 14 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.62%
Feb 14 Expansion Pivot Buy Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.62%

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Discover Financial Services, a bank holding company, provides direct banking and payment services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Direct Banking and Payment Services. The Direct Banking segment offers Discover card-branded credit cards to individuals and small businesses on the Discover Network. This segment also provides other consumer banking products and services, including private student loans, personal loans, home loans, and prepaid cards; and other consumer lending and deposit products, such as certificates of deposit, money market accounts, online savings accounts, and individual retirement account certificates of deposit. The Payment Services segment operates PULSE, an automated teller machine, debit, and electronic funds transfer network; and Diners Club, a global payments network, as well as a network partners business, which includes credit, debit, and prepaid cards issued on the Discover Network by third parties. Discover Financial Services has a strategic alliance Network International LLC that will allow acceptance of Mercury Network Cards on Discover, Diners Club International, and PULSE networks for international purchases and cash access outside of the United Arab Emirates. The company was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Riverwoods, Illinois.
Is DFS a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 74.01
52 Week Low 45.33
Average Volume 2,423,901
200-Day Moving Average 60.47
50-Day Moving Average 70.69
20-Day Moving Average 69.41
10-Day Moving Average 69.92
Average True Range 1.17
ADX 17.81
+DI 32.41
-DI: 14.99
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 68.8
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 71.04
Upper Bollinger Band 71.48
Lower Bollinger Band 67.34
Percent B (%b) 0.95
Bandwidth 0.059646