Alliance Data Systems (ADS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, April 25th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $3.75 per share for the quarter. Alliance Data Systems has set its FY 2019 guidance at $22.00-22.00 EPS and its FY19 guidance at $22.00 EPS.

Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, February 7th. The business services provider reported $7.04 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $6.78 by $0.26. The company had revenue of $2.06 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.13 billion. Alliance Data Systems had a net margin of 12.36% and a return on equity of 54.62%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $6.26 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect Alliance Data Systems to post $21 EPS for the current fiscal year and $24 EPS for the next fiscal year.

ADS stock opened at $163.02 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.13, a current ratio of 2.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.77. The company has a market capitalization of $8.49 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.56, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.66 and a beta of 1.78. Alliance Data Systems has a 12 month low of $142.58 and a 12 month high of $250.27.

Several analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Alliance Data Systems from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Stephens downgraded shares of Alliance Data Systems from an “equal weight” rating to an “underweight” rating and set a $173.00 target price for the company. in a research report on Monday, April 15th. Deutsche Bank set a $188.00 target price on shares of Alliance Data Systems and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 8th. BMO Capital Markets downgraded shares of Alliance Data Systems from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $205.00 to $183.00 in a research report on Monday, April 15th. Finally, Robert W. Baird downgraded shares of Alliance Data Systems from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $171.00 target price for the company. in a research report on Friday, February 8th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Alliance Data Systems has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $225.50.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: “Alliance Data Systems (ADS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday” was first posted by Baseball Daily News and is owned by of Baseball Daily News. If you are reading this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of U.S. & international trademark and copyright law. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.baseballdailydigest.com/news/2019/04/24/alliance-data-systems-ads-to-release-quarterly-earnings-on-thursday.html.

Alliance Data Systems Company Profile

Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions worldwide. It operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon, and Card Services. The company offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions, including customer loyalty programs, database marketing services, end-to-end marketing services, analytics and creative services, direct marketing services, and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs.

Further Reading: Stock Symbol

Earnings History for Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS)

Receive News & Ratings for Alliance Data Systems Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Alliance Data Systems and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.