PriceSmart (PSMT) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+1.10 (+1.36%)
(As of 02:04 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
84,509 shs
Average Volume
158,120 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.50 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

PriceSmart MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
9.6% Upside
$90.00 Price Target
Short Interest
2.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.93mentions of PriceSmart in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$159,840 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $4.64 to $5.28 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.41 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

40th out of 200 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

6th out of 11 stocks

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About PriceSmart Stock (NASDAQ:PSMT)

PriceSmart, Inc. owns and operates U.S.-style membership shopping warehouse clubs in the United States, Central America, the Caribbean, and Colombia. The company provides basic and private label consumer products under the Member's Selection brand, including groceries, cleaning supplies, health and beauty aids, meat, produce, deli, seafood, and poultry. It offers electronics, large and small appliances, automotive, hardware, sporting goods, seasonal products, clothing, domestics, and home furnishing products. In addition, the company offers food and bakery services, as well as health services, such as optical, audiology, and pharmacy. Further, it operates an e-commerce platform for online ordering, curbside pickup, and delivery services. PriceSmart, Inc. was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

PSMT Stock Price History

PSMT Stock News Headlines

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PriceSmart Could Be the Smartest Buy of the Year
PriceSmart's NASDAQ: PSMT shares soared on the Q2 results and outlook but did not hold the gains. As ominous as the candle is, the pullback is an attractive entry point that may be among the smartest buys of the year.
PriceSmart Could Be the Smartest Buy of the Year
PriceSmart looks like a smart buy, with shares down 5% after a strong report and favorable outlook. This undervalued stock issued a special dividend worth 1.25%
Institutions Think This Consumer Stock Could Break Higher
Markets are preparing for the coming interest rate cycle proposed by the Federal Reserve (the Fed). Though most sectors have priced in this potential pivot, some have yet to reflect this trend higher.
Institutions Think This Consumer Stock Could Break Higher (PSMT)
PriceSmart is the stock where investment giants found the right opportunity to get above-average growth at the least risk possible. A cycle-beating business
PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) PT Raised to $90.00
This Apple-like Innovator is Revolutionizing Healthcare
AI has infiltrated so many sectors, it's sent the demand for AI-friendly GPU computer chips rocketing. Nvidia has gone up more than 3x in the past year. It is now valued well over $2 trillion, making it one of the largest companies in the world.
PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) Downgraded by
NIU, HEAR and SGH are among after hour movers
Q2 2024 PriceSmart Inc Earnings Call Transcript
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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Variety stores
Hypermarkets & Super Centers
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$109.21 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.41 billion
Cash Flow
$6.26 per share
Book Value
$35.65 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.47 billion

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PSMT Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell PriceSmart stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PriceSmart in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" PSMT shares.
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What is PriceSmart's stock price target for 2024?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for PriceSmart's stock. Their PSMT share price targets range from $90.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $90.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have PSMT shares performed in 2024?

PriceSmart's stock was trading at $75.78 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PSMT stock has increased by 8.4% and is now trading at $82.14.
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Are investors shorting PriceSmart?

PriceSmart saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 729,700 shares, a decline of 23.2% from the March 15th total of 949,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 144,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.0 days. Currently, 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is PriceSmart's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July 8th 2024.
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How were PriceSmart's earnings last quarter?

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 10th. The company reported $1.31 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $1.29 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. PriceSmart had a net margin of 2.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.85%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.25 EPS.

How often does PriceSmart pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PriceSmart?

PriceSmart declared a None dividend on Wednesday, April 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 19th will be paid a dividend of $1.00 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th.
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Is PriceSmart a good dividend stock?

PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) pays an annual dividend of $1.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.40%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 29.15%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PSMT will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.97% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for PSMT.

What ETFs hold PriceSmart's stock?
What is Jose Luis Laparte's approval rating as PriceSmart's CEO?

21 employees have rated PriceSmart Chief Executive Officer Jose Luis Laparte on Jose Luis Laparte has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Jose Luis Laparte in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of PriceSmart own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PriceSmart investors own include Salesforce (CRM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Visa (V), Home Depot (HD) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are PriceSmart's major shareholders?

PriceSmart's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fourth Sail Capital LP (0.09%), Norden Group LLC (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.05%), Diversified Trust Co (0.02%) and PFG Investments LLC (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Ana Luisa Bianchi, Chong Jesus Von, Christopher S Souhrada, Edgar Zurcher, Francisco Velasco, Frank Ramon Diaz, Gordon H Hanson, John D Hildebrandt, Juan Ignacio Biehl, Nicolas Maslowski, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Robert E Price, Rodrigo Calvo and Sherry S Bahrambeygui.
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How do I buy shares of PriceSmart?

Shares of PSMT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:PSMT) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by Staff

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