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What Does Discover Financial Have in Mind for 2018?

2018-04-19 marketrealist
In 2017, Discover Financial Services (DFS) exceeded analysts’ estimates on its earnings per share (or EPS) in 3Q17. The company missed its EPS estimates in the other three quarters of 2017. However, its competitors (XLF) American Express (AXP) and Mastercard (MA) have exceeded analysts’ expectations throughout 2017.
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3 tips for handling those inevitable stock market swings

2018-04-16 cnbc
During the market crash of 2008, many people's first thought was, "sell, sell, sell!" But maybe your financial advisor told you not to panic. Our financial climate is constantly changing, and it's understandable to freak out when stocks take a small dive. Here are three tips for what to do when the market falls (besides sell your stocks):
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Verifone (PAY) to Go Private for $3.4 Billion, Shares Up 52%

2018-04-11 zacks
Verifone Systems, Inc. (PAY - Free Report) announced on Apr 9, 2018 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by San Francisco-based Francisco Partners and Canada-based British Columbia Investment Management Corporation.
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ABM Industries (ABM) Stock Declines 11.2% YTD: Here's Why

2018-04-04 zacks
Shares of ABM Industries Incorporated (ABM - Free Report) have lost 11.2% against the industry’s gain of 3% on a year-to-date basis.
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VeriFone (PAY) Slips to 52-Week Low: What's Taking it Down?

2018-04-03 zacks
Shares of VeriFone Systems, Inc. (PAY - Free Report) tumbled to a 52-week low of $14.93 during the trading session on Apr 2. However, the figure recovered marginally to close at $15.14, down 1.5%.
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3Pea: Strong Guidance, Uplisting, Should Propel Shares Higher

2018-04-03 seekingalpha
Management's guidance for 2018 calls for growth to meet or exceed the growth experienced in 2017.
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How Will Intuit Improve Its Growth Rate?

2018-04-02 seekingalpha
Another concern for Intuit is the price pressure from free and low-priced online tax and accounting offerings.
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Byzen Digital Inc. CEO Gary Potter Steps Down

2018-03-29 globenewswire
Board of Directors Initiating Search for New CEO; Robert Walter, President and COO, Overseeing Company Operations in Interim
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6 Reasons Why Total System (TSS) Holds Promise for Investors

2018-03-28 zacks
Estimates for Total System Services, Inc. (TSS - Free Report) have been revised upward over the past 90 days, reflecting analysts’ confidence in the stock. The stock has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2018 and 2019 earnings being raised 14.8% and 12% to $4.17 and $4.68, respectively.
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Goldman, JP Morgan likely the most active dealmakers for banks: KBW

2018-03-26 cnbc
At some point in the not too distant future, the math won't make sense anymore for banks to keep plowing cash into buying back their own shares. When that happens, a climate for deals finally could develop.
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A Look At The Fair Value Of Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (EEFT)

2018-03-22 valuewalk
With the stock down -12.5% over the prior six months, investors may be tempted to sell shares of Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: EEFT). In this article, I am going to calculate the fair value of Euronet Worldwide by forecasting its future cash flows and discounting them back to today’s value. Investors may find the results of the analysis surprising.
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Mastercard (MA) Boosts Blockchain Usage in its Operations

2018-03-21 zacks
Mastercard Incorported (MA - Free Report) , essentially a technology company, is fast incorporating the blockchain technology into its operations. The company is going a step further by trying this novel technology after having made massive investments in its digital platform over past many years. The need for the same is driven by changing trends in the digital economy, which calls for faster payments via electronic means.
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BRIEF-Global Payments Units Entered Into First Refinancing Amendment To Co's Second Restated Credit Agreement

2018-03-20 reuters
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