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: Transaction & Payment Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PLPM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.planetpayment.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $178.73 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,238,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.77
  • 52 Week Range: $2.75 - $4.64
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.00
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.29
  • P/E Growth: 1.09
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $52.79 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.39
  • Book Value: $0.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.32
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $12.12 million
  • Net Margins: 48.14%
  • Return on Equity: 25.86%
  • Return on Assets: 16.37%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.05%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 218,522 shs.
  • Beta: 0.66
  • Short Ratio: 4.21
 

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.01. The firm earned $12.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13.56 million. Planet Payment had a net margin of 48.14% and a return on equity of 25.86%. The firm's revenue was down 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. View Planet Payment's Earnings History.

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

Planet Payment issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.16-0.18 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $57-59, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $59.78 million.

Who are some of Planet Payment's key competitors?

Who are Planet Payment's key executives?

Planet Payment's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Carl Joseph Williams, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert J. Cox III, CPA, President, Chief Operating Officer, Treasurer
  • Raymond D'Aponte, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Keith W. Flaherty, Executive Vice President of Operations and Delivery
  • Alan M. Lubitz, Senior Vice President - Product Development, Chief Technology Officer
  • Jason A. Taylor, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Security, Network and Infrastructure
  • Charles J Giglia, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Shane H. Kim, Lead Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Jonathan Kaiden, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Cameron R. M. McColl, Non-Executive Independent Director

Who owns Planet Payment stock?

Planet Payment's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include DISCOVERY GROUP I, LLC (8.80%), DISCOVERY GROUP I, LLC (7.70%), DISCOVERY GROUP I, LLC (6.70%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (3.37%), Marathon Capital Management (3.35%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (2.98%). 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 FMR LLC, Algert Global LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Value Holdings Management CO. LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Marathon Capital Management. 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 Boston Partners, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bridge City Capital LLC, P.A.W. Capital Corp, Legato Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., OxFORD Asset Management LLP and Connors Investor Services Inc.. 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.

What is Planet Payment's stock price today?

One share of Planet Payment stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.63.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Planet Payment (NASDAQ PLPM)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  77 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  64 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  141
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Planet Payment (NASDAQ:PLPM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

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 8/22/2015 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
8/9/2017S1 2017$0.03$0.04$13.56 million$12.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $0.20
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$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q2 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q3 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
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: 20.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 53.60%
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
americanbankingnews.com logoBarrington Research Brokers Increase Earnings Estimates for Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 12:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPSP Card Services and Planet Payment Launch Pay in Your Currency® and Multi-Currency Pricing
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 6:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2018 Earnings Estimate for Planet Payment, Inc. Issued By Barrington Research (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 12:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. :PLPM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 6:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Fiserv (FISV) and Planet Payment (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 12:26 AM
streetinsider.com logoPlanet Payment (PLPM) to Explore Strategic Alternatives, Including Sale or Merger
www.streetinsider.com - August 10 at 6:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PLPM earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment tops 2Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 5:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLPM) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment Announces Exploration of Strategic Alternatives
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPDATE: Planet Payment Announces Exploration of Strategic Alternatives
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Survey: Western Union Company (The) (WU) vs. Planet Payment (PLPM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 6:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$13.40 Million in Sales Expected for Planet Payment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLPM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 9:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: Planet Payment (PLPM) vs. Net 1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 7:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.03 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment® to Announce Q2 Results on August 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 2:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLPM) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $13.40 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.03 Earnings Per Share Expected for Planet Payment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLPM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKCB Bank and Planet Payment Announce Launch of Pay In Your Currency®
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPlanet Payment and ACI Worldwide Launch UnionPay International’s SecurePlus
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Planet Payment, Inc. (PLPM) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $13.40 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 8:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.03 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 12:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPlanet Payment Inc (PLPM) Short Interest Down 14.4% in May
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 8:22 AM
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

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