Planet Payment Company Profile (NASDAQ:PLPM)

About Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)

Planet Payment logoPlanet Payment, Inc. is a provider of international payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services. The Company operates through two segments: multi-currency processing services and payment processing services. Its multi-currency processing services segment includes Pay In Your Currency, Multi-Currency Pricing and Dynamic Currency Conversion at automated teller machines, enable merchants to offer customized pricing in multiple currencies. Its payment processing services consist of end-to-end authorization, capture, clearing and settlement services to its customers along with localized language support and online access to reconciliation, reporting and analytics services. It provides its services to approximately 118,000 active merchant locations in over 20 countries and territories across the Asia Pacific region, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Europe, primarily through its acquiring bank and processor customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PLPM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.planetpayment.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $171.7 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,917,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.08
  • 52 Week Range: $2.75 - $4.97
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $53.38 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.22
  • Book Value: $0.80 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.39
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $11.45 million
  • Net Margins: 21.40%
  • Return on Equity: 30.50%
  • Return on Assets: 17.66%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.66%
  • Current Ratio: 2.15%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 179,624 shs.
  • Beta: 0.7
  • Short Ratio: 3.63
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)

What is Planet Payment's stock symbol?

Planet Payment trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLPM."

How were Planet Payment's earnings last quarter?

Planet Payment Inc (NASDAQ:PLPM) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.01. The company earned $12.73 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $13.76 million. Planet Payment had a return on equity of 30.50% and a net margin of 21.40%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.03 EPS. View Planet Payment's Earnings History.

What guidance has Planet Payment issued on next quarter's earnings?

Planet Payment updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.16-0.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $60.1-61.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $60.29 million.

Where is Planet Payment's stock going? Where will Planet Payment's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Planet Payment's stock. Their predictions range from $6.20 to $6.20. On average, they expect Planet Payment's share price to reach $6.20 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Planet Payment.

Who are some of Planet Payment's key competitors?

Who owns Planet Payment stock?

Planet Payment's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (3.60%), Marathon Capital Management (3.41%), Wellington Management Group LLP (3.21%), Cortina Asset Management LLC (3.11%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.97%) and FMR LLC (2.41%). Company insiders that own Planet Payment stock include Cameron R M Mccoll, Christopher W Kersey and Jonathan Kaiden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Planet Payment.

Who sold Planet Payment stock? Who is selling Planet Payment stock?

Planet Payment's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cortina Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Algert Global LLC and Teachers Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Planet Payment.

Who bought Planet Payment stock? Who is buying Planet Payment stock?

Planet Payment's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including S Squared Technology LLC, Isthmus Partners LLC, Ativo Capital Management LLC, Geneva Advisors LLC, Value Holdings Management CO. LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Planet Payment.

How do I buy Planet Payment stock?

Shares of Planet Payment can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Planet Payment stock cost?

One share of Planet Payment stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.51.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $6.20 (76.64% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/12/2017Feltl & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesInitiated CoverageBuy$6.20N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Lake Street CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$4.25 -> $4.50N/AView Rating Details
4/13/2016Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Earnings by Quarter for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q1 2017$0.04$0.03$13.76 million$12.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1$0.03$0.03$13.15 million$13.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q4$0.03$0.04$13.65 million$15.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q2$0.03$0.03$12.14 million$12.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015$0.03$0.03$13.02 million$13.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014$0.03$0.02$12.47 million$11.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q2 14($0.01)$0.02$11.00 million$11.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014($0.01)$12.97 million$11.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.01($0.02)$12.25 million$10.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.18
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.19
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.03$0.04$0.04
Q2 20173$0.02$0.04$0.03
Q3 20174$0.04$0.06$0.05
Q4 20173$0.06$0.08$0.07
Q1 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q3 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q4 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 18.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 51.47%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/24/2016Jonathan KaidenDirectorSell3,715$4.51$16,754.65View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Jonathan KaidenDirectorSell7,500$4.50$33,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Jonathan KaidenDirectorSell15,880$4.51$71,618.80View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Jonathan KaidenDirectorSell11,970$4.50$53,865.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Christopher W KerseyInsiderSell11,408$3.26$37,190.08View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Cameron R. M. MccollDirectorSell50,000$2.67$133,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2015Cameron R M MccollDirectorSell135,300$3.04$411,312.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Carl J WilliamsCEOBuy20,000$1.61$32,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Graham N AradSVPSell7,000$2.58$18,060.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Philip D BeckDirectorSell50,000$2.58$129,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Lady Barbara ThomasDirectorSell4,400$2.90$12,760.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Graham N AradSVPSell26,814$2.98$79,905.72View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Jason TaylorInsiderSell5,208$3.00$15,624.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Philip BeckDirectorSell40,000$2.19$87,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Graham N AradSVPSell25,000$3.25$81,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Philip D BeckDirectorSell463,162$3.30$1,528,434.60View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Lp KinderhookInsiderSell50,000$2.97$148,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Jason TaylorInsiderSell5,208$2.85$14,842.80View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Carl J WilliamsPresidentBuy25,000$2.33$58,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Philip D BeckCEOSell7,200$2.28$16,416.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Carl J WilliamsPresidentBuy50,000$2.17$108,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Graham N AradSVPSell50,000$2.50$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2013Jason TaylorInsiderSell10,416$2.75$28,644.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Philip D BeckCEOSell59,753$2.85$170,296.05View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Philip D BeckCEOSell2,870$2.92$8,380.40View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Philip D BeckCEOSell2,100$2.92$6,132.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
Latest Headlines for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Planet Payment, Inc. : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 2:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$13.4 Million in Sales Expected for Planet Payment Inc (PLPM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Planet Payment Inc (PLPM) to Announce $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 8:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Planet Payment Inc Reduced by Barrington Research (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Forecasted to Earn Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.02 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Planet Payment, Inc. : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 6:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Planet Payment Inc (PLPM) Lowered by Craig Hallum
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 8:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. :PLPM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PLPM earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 12:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMuxi and Planet Payment Announce Agreement to Offer Multi-Currency Processing on their POS Terminal Solutions
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 9:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Planet Payment, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment misses Street 1Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 5:08 PM
streetinsider.com logoPlanet Payment (PLPM), Network International Announce Multi-Year Contract Extension, Merchant Milestone
www.streetinsider.com - May 8 at 12:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNetwork International and Planet Payment Announce Multi-Year Contract Extension, Merchant Milestone
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 12:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $13.57 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment (PLPM) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of -0.29
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHDFC Bank and Planet Payment Announce Agreement to Offer Pay in Your Currency®
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Planet Payment Inc (PLPM) Will Announce Earnings of $0.04 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment (PLPM) Receiving Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment® to Announce Q1 Results on May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 10:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment (PLPM) Receiving Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$13.82 Million in Sales Expected for Planet Payment Inc (PLPM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 11:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.04 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 2:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNet Element's Unified Payments to Offer Planet Payment's Multi-Currency Pricing Solution
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNet Element’s Unified Payments to Offer Planet Payment’s Multi-Currency Pricing
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 10:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarrington Research Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Planet Payment Inc (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 10:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPLANET PAYMENT INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 6:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Planet Payment Inc’s Q1 2017 Earnings (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 8:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 11 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PLPM earnings conference call or presentation 8-Mar-17 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:07 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPLANET PAYMENT INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:07 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment Announces Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 9:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPLANET PAYMENT INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 9:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Planet Payment Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 9:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment® to Announce Annual Results on March 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:42 AM
globenewswire.com logoPlanet Payment® to Announce Annual Results on March 8, 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - March 1 at 9:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo12:37 pm Planet Payment and Worldpay US (WDDYF unit) will launch Planet Payment's Dynamic Currency Conversion at ATMs solution across 70,000 Worldpay ATMs in the United States
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 11:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment and Worldpay to Launch Planet Payment’s DCC at ATMs solution
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 11:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPLANET PAYMENT INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obl
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Airlines, UnionPay International and Planet Payment Announce the Launch of UnionPay Credit Card Acceptance for eCommerce
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 8:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment® To Present at 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 7:53 PM
msn.com logoChanges in the direction of trade of Asian economies
www.msn.com - December 8 at 9:17 AM

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