Segall Bryant & Hamill Has Decreased Discover Financial Services (DFS) Position By $432,264; Last Week Yandex NV (YNDX) Analysts

November 15, 2017 - By Ellis Scott

Segall Bryant & Hamill Llc decreased Discover Financial Services (DFS) stake by 3.61% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Segall Bryant & Hamill Llc sold 6,972 shares as Discover Financial Services (DFS)’s stock declined 15.69%. The Segall Bryant & Hamill Llc holds 186,292 shares with $11.59 million value, down from 193,264 last quarter. Discover Financial Services now has $23.33 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.18% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $64.21. About shares traded. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has risen 10.42% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.28% the S&P500.

Among 9 analysts covering Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Yandex N.V. had 20 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 6 by Deutsche Bank. As per Friday, April 7, the company rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, March 14 by Citigroup. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, December 30. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, July 31. Raiffeisen upgraded the shares of YNDX in report on Monday, October 12 to “Buy” rating. On Friday, July 14 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The rating was initiated by HSBC on Monday, July 18 with “Buy”. Zacks downgraded the shares of YNDX in report on Tuesday, August 4 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, September 16 by Goldman Sachs. See Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) latest ratings:

25/10/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy Old Target: $38 New Target: $42 Maintain
14/07/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy New Target: $38.0000 Maintain

Among 30 analysts covering Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), 19 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Discover Financial Services has $86.0 highest and $43 lowest target. $69.16’s average target is 7.71% above currents $64.21 stock price. Discover Financial Services had 67 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Neutral” on Wednesday, October 25. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, January 13 by DA Davidson. As per Wednesday, October 21, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, April 20. RBC Capital Markets maintained Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) rating on Wednesday, July 20. RBC Capital Markets has “Top Pick” rating and $73 target. Oppenheimer maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $73 target in Tuesday, October 6 report. The stock of Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 15 by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with “Buy” on Wednesday, April 20. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform” on Wednesday, October 21. On Tuesday, December 22 the stock rating was initiated by Evercore with “Hold”.

Analysts await Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $1.53 earnings per share, up 9.29% or $0.13 from last year’s $1.4 per share. DFS’s profit will be $555.91 million for 10.49 P/E if the $1.53 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.59 actual earnings per share reported by Discover Financial Services for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.77% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.12, from 0.79 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 55 investors sold DFS shares while 277 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 227 raised stakes. 310.30 million shares or 1.25% less from 314.23 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans invested 0% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Virginia Retirement Et Al, Virginia-based fund reported 19,900 shares. Farmers & Merchants Invs accumulated 0% or 81 shares. Shine Inv Advisory Incorporated stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Airain Ltd invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Renaissance Technologies Lc has 0.15% invested in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) for 1.94 million shares. Ahl Partners Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 124,109 shares. Menora Mivtachim Hldgs holds 544,500 shares or 1.58% of its portfolio. American Century has invested 0.07% in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Patten Gp Inc owns 97 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Atlantic Tru Group Inc Limited Com reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Cornerstone Cap Mngmt Hldg Ltd Liability Company owns 67,425 shares. Deroy Devereaux Private Counsel Inc invested in 235,970 shares. Tru Of Oklahoma holds 0% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) for 4,227 shares. Tiaa Cref Invest Mngmt Lc reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS).

Segall Bryant & Hamill Llc increased Xperi Corp stake by 77,954 shares to 670,888 valued at $19.99 million in 2017Q2. It also upped Lakeland Financial Corp (NASDAQ:LKFN) stake by 23,603 shares and now owns 202,960 shares. Harvard Bioscience Inc (NASDAQ:HBIO) was raised too.

The stock decreased 1.17% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $31.25. About shares traded. Yandex NV (NASDAQ:YNDX) has risen 50.13% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.43% the S&P500.

Yandex N.V. is an Internet and technology company, and operates Internet search engine. The company has market cap of $10.18 billion. The Company’s divisions include Search and Portal, E-commerce, Taxi, Classifieds and Experimental businesses. It has a 94.37 P/E ratio. The Company’s Search and Portal segment offers a range of services in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan, among which are search, location-based, personalized and mobile services, that enable the Company’s users to find relevant and objective information to communicate and connect over the Internet, from both their desktops and mobile devices.

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