Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance

Equities research analysts anticipate that Alliance Data Systems Corporation will post $18.07 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. During the same time we will see the revenue increase from $7,414M to $9,818M and profit is predicted to shoot from $502M to $1,031M in the next couple of years, roughly staying around the same level. Alliance Data System now has $12.83 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.62% or $1.4 during the last trading session, reaching $228.38. About 843,722 shares traded or 43.70% up from the average.

Alliance Data expects full-year earnings to be $18.10 per share. It has underperformed by 2.23% the S&P500. Suntrust Banks reported 2,240 shares. Hhr Asset Management Llc acquired 72,322 shares as Schwab Charles Corp New (SCHW)'s stock declined 7.92%. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the shares of ADS in report on Monday, July 18 to "Hold" rating. About 716,917 shares traded or 22.10% up from the average. Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp (VAC) has risen 95.13% since October 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.38% the S&P500. It also upped Bce Inc. Its up 0.27, from 1.03 in 2017Q1. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 99.77% under the normal average daily volume. Macquarie Group Incorporated holds 1,410 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Dynamic Capital Mgmt Limited holds 0.11% or 11,417 shares in its portfolio. Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC) was raised too. Victory Mngmt accumulated 636,819 shares. Cryder Capital Partners Llp owns 131,008 shares or 12.33% of their USA portfolio. Moreover, Capital Growth Management Lp has 1.4% invested in the company for 260,000 shares. Utd Fincl Advisers Lc reported 16,177 shares stake. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Metro AG had 2 analyst reports since September 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

09/26/2016 - Alliance Data Systems Corporation was downgraded to "sector weight" by analysts at Pacific Crest. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, May 25 by Compass Point. They set a buy rating and a $309.00 target price for the company. The company was maintained on Monday, August 14 by Jefferies. The stock has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, September 8. The company was initiated on Wednesday, October 5 by Atlantic Securities. Suntrust Robinson has "Buy" rating and $44 target. (NYSE:HD) stake by 72,240 shares to 89,195 valued at $13.69 million in 2017Q2. General Mills Inc (NYSE:GIS) was reduced too. Therefore 50% are positive. The most recent short interest data show 3.93% of the company's stock are short sold.

Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 20th. The firm has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, August 23. In a research note shared with investors and clients on 18 October, Deutsche Bank restate their Hold rating on shares of ASC. The stock has "Mkt Perform" rating by Raymond James on Thursday, January 26. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of ADS in report on Friday, May 26 with "Buy" rating. As per Friday, September 9, the company rating was initiated by Wedbush.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.85 in Q2 2017. Smith Thomas W reported 13,900 shares. Wolverine Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) for 1,460 shares. Alliance Data Systems Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 23.69%. Geneva Advsrs Ltd Liability holds 228,856 shares. Amica Retiree Trust holds 933 shares or 0.19% of its portfolio. Cryder Cap Prtn Llp reported 131,008 shares stake. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Wfg Advsr Limited Partnership reported 677 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings.

Several Wall Street analysts have released ratings on ADS of late.

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