NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) is tomorrow, August 6, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $51.05 as of 10:45 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%. The average volume for Discover Financial Services has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Discover Financial Services has a market cap of $24.69 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 32.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Discover Financial Services, a bank holding company, provides direct banking and payment services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Direct Banking and Payment Services.
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