Credit Services Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Discover Financial Services, Yirendai, Blackhawk Network Holdings, and Fifth Street Finance

Oct 05, 2016, 09:25 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, October 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Following Tuesday's session, where losses were broad based, has initiated research reports on the following credit services equities: Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS), Yirendai Ltd (NYSE: YRD), Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: HAWK), and Fifth Street Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: FSC). On October 04, 2016, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading session at 5,289.66, down 0.21%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.47% lower, to finish at 18,168.45; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,150.49, down 0.50%. Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free research reports at:

Discover Financial Services

Riverwoods, Illinois-based Discover Financial Services' stock edged 0.18% lower, to close the day at $56.51. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.95 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 2.61 million shares. Shares of Discover Financial Services, which operates as a direct banking and payment services company in the US, have advanced 7.44% in the previous three months and 5.83% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 6.54% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 10.60 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 40.47. Free research report on DFS is available at:


Beijing, the People's Republic of China-based Yirendai Ltd's stock finished Tuesday's session 3.52% lower at $24.09 with a total volume of 624,846 shares traded. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Yirendai's shares have surged 10.20% and 46.89%, respectively. Shares of the Company, which operates as an online consumer finance marketplace that connects borrowers and investors primarily in the People's Republic of China, traded at a PE ratio of 22.39. The Company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average by 68.29%. Yirendai's stock has an RSI of 53.65. The complimentary research report on YRD can be downloaded at:

Blackhawk Network Holdings

On Tuesday, shares in Pleasanton, California headquartered Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. ended the session 0.23% lower at $29.92 with a total volume of 376,009 shares traded. The stock is trading 8.75% below its 50-day moving average and 13.98% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which provides a range of prepaid gift, telecom, and debit cards in physical and electronic forms; and related prepaid products and payment services, traded at a PE ratio of 76.13 and have an RSI of 35.16.

On September 21st, 2016, research firm CLSA upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Underperform' to 'Outperform'. Visit us today and access our complete research report on HAWK at:

Fifth Street Finance

On Tuesday, shares in Fifth Street Finance Corp. recorded a trading volume of 388,581 shares. The stock ended the day 0.85% lower at $5.80. Shares of Fifth Street Finance, which seeks to invest in education services, business services, retail and consumer, healthcare, manufacturing, food and restaurants, construction and engineering, and media and advertising sectors, have gained 17.82% in the last three months and 5.16% in the past one year. The Company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.17% and 12.87%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Fifth Street Finance have an RSI of 51.23. Get free access to your research report on FSC at:


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