DISCOVER THIS: More loans and higher interest income helped lift Discover Financial Services' first-quarter profit by 2 percent. The credit-card company got another boost from more customers paying their loans on time: delinquent loans sank to an all-time low.

BEATS THE STREET: Discover said Tuesday that its profit after paying preferred dividends rose to $659 million, or $1.33 per share, for the three months ended March 31. Analysts, on average, expected $1.14 per share, according to FactSet.

SHARES GAIN: The company's shares rose 81 cents, about 2 percent, to $44.42, after reaching an all-time high of $45.61 in early trading.

About News.net

Publishing Services International Limited (PSIL) is the publisher and operator of a worldwide network of online news sites dedicated to delivering fair, accurate and relevant reporting from a variety of the world’s most trusted sources – from the biggest cities to the smallest towns.

We deliver positive and powerful messages to our readers, providing up‑to‑the‑second news that matters to the individual.

Our promise is to serve communities and individuals worldwide, delivering information that hasn’t always been available to them. We will give them back a voice – a voice that’s empowering because it is theirs – and provide a platform to communicate between themselves and the world.

We believe people are not just generic demographics; they are individuals with their own preferences and curiosities. We are about understanding these individuals, listening to them, and serving them.

We are the new pioneering spirit of news – we’re not talking to everyone, we’re talking with every one.

If you want your news, your voice, your way, on your time – we’ve got news for you.

 

FAQs

Email

If you have any questions or concerns please email us on support@news.net

Phone

  • Australia, Toll Free 1-800-983-421
  • Hong Kong, Toll Free 800-906-187
  • Singapore, Toll Free 800-852-3871
  • USA/Canada, Toll Free 1-800-830-4132

Advertise With Us

Interested in being awesome?
Contact us by email or phone.

Cancel