June 19, 2021
Markets

Discover Financial Services stock rises Thursday, outperforms market

Shares of Discover Financial Services
DFS,
+1.26%

rallied 1.26% to $117.73 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
SPX,
+0.82%

rising 0.82% to 4,201.62 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA,
+0.93%

rising 0.93% to 34,548.53. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive day of gains. Discover Financial Services hit a new 52-week high, surpassing its previous peak of $116.98, which the company achieved on May 5th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Capital One Financial Corp.
COF,
+1.85%

rose 1.85% to $156.44, Zions Bancorp N.A.
ZION,
+1.65%

rose 1.65% to $59.18, and TFS Financial Corp.
TFSL,

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