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discovery ltd (DSY) Snapshot

Open
$8,889
Previous Close
$8,877
Day High
$8,901
Day Low
$8,825
52 Week High
08/26/13 - $10,000
52 Week Low
02/4/14 - $7,056
Market Cap
52.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.5M
EPS TTM
$4.50
Shares Outstanding
591.9M
EX-Date
03/14/14
P/E TM
19.8x
Dividend
$137.50
Dividend Yield
1.54%
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discovery ltd (DSY) Details

Discovery Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance products and financial services to employer groups and individuals in China, the United States, the United Kingdom, and South Africa. The company specializes in health insurance, life assurance, wellness, investments and savings products, short-term insurance, and credit card products. It also provides administration services and managed care services to medical schemes. The company’s products include Discovery Life Plan, which provides protection against a spectrum of risks, including life, disability, severe illness, and income continuation; and Health Plan Protector that will fund contributions in the event of death, disability, or severe illness. In addition, it offers Discovery Retirement Optimizer that provides funding for retirement; DiscoveryCard Protector, which covers the outstanding balance in the event of death, disability, or severe illness; and Global Education Protector that fund education costs for children in the event of death, disability, or severe illness of the insured life. Further, the company provides Supplementary Cancer Protector, which provides benefits to help cover non-medical costs associated with cancer; and Funeral Cover that will pay out a defined lump sum in the event of death; and group life insurance, as well as PruProtect, a life insurance offering to policyholders in the United Kingdom. Additionally, it offers various investment fund choices; vitality programs; and motor vehicle, household, and other short-term insurance products. The company was formerly known as Discovery Holdings Limited and changed its name to Discovery Limited in December 2012. Discovery Limited was founded in 1992 and is based in Sandton, South Africa.

8,220 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/4/13
Founded in 1992

discovery ltd (DSY) Top Compensated Officers

Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Dire...
Total Annual Compensation: R12.1M
Financial Director, Executive Director, Membe...
Total Annual Compensation: R12.1M
Executive Director, Member of Executive Commi...
Total Annual Compensation: R21.0M
Executive Director, Member of Executive Commi...
Total Annual Compensation: R20.2M
Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Health, ...
Total Annual Compensation: R15.8M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

discovery ltd (DSY) Key Developments

Discovery Limited Appoints Herman Bosman as Non-Executive Director to its Board, with Effect from April 14, 2014 Replacing Peter Cooper

The board of directors of Discovery Limited announced the appointment of Mr. Herman Bosman as a non-executive director to the board, with effect from April 14, 2014. Mr. Bosman, who is CEO designate of Rand Merchant Insurance Holdings Limited, will succeed Mr. Peter Cooper who is retiring as non-executive director from the company board as part of RMIH’s previously announced executive succession plan. Mr. Bosman was in the employ of Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) for 12 years and headed up RMB’s corporate finance practice from 2000 to 2006, before moving to Deutsche Bank South Africa where he was the CEO from 2006 to 2013.

Discovery Limited Presents at Merrill Lynch 15th Annual Sun City Conference, Mar-24-2014

Discovery Limited Presents at Merrill Lynch 15th Annual Sun City Conference, Mar-24-2014 . Venue: Palace Hotel, Sun City, Pilansberg, South Africa.

Discovery And Aetna Mulls Partners

Discovery Limited (JSE:DSY) and Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) are seeking partners to enter into the Indian health cover business.

 

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