PriceSmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.19 (-0.21 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $89.42
50-Day Range
MA: $95.95
52-Week Range
Now: $89.42
Volume181,082 shs
Average Volume136,124 shs
Market Capitalization$2.75 billion
P/E Ratio31.82
Dividend Yield0.78%
PriceSmart, Inc. owns and operates U.S. style membership shopping warehouse clubs in Central America, the Caribbean, and Colombia. Its warehouse clubs sell brand name and private label consumer products and provide services, such as optical and tires to individuals and businesses. As of February 03, 2021, the company operated 47 warehouse clubs in 12 countries and one U.S. territory. PriceSmart, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryHypermarkets & Super Centers
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PSMT
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.33 billion
Cash Flow$4.11 per share
Book Value$28.22 per share


Net Income$78.11 million


Market Cap$2.75 billion
Next Earnings Date7/8/2021 (Estimated)


Pricesmart Inc (PSMT) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript
April 9, 2021 |
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PriceSmart Announces March Net Merchandise Sales
April 9, 2021 |
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April 8, 2021 |
PriceSmart (PSMT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
April 1, 2021 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.14 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

176th out of 383 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

12th out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.19 (-0.21 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is PriceSmart a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PriceSmart in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" PriceSmart stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PSMT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PriceSmart?

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When is PriceSmart's next earnings date?

PriceSmart is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 8th 2021.
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How were PriceSmart's earnings last quarter?

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 8th. The company reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.06 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $937.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $938.35 million. PriceSmart had a net margin of 2.54% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.32%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.85 earnings per share.
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How has PriceSmart's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

PriceSmart's stock was trading at $50.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PSMT shares have increased by 76.3% and is now trading at $89.42.
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How often does PriceSmart pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PriceSmart?

PriceSmart announced a semi-annual dividend on Tuesday, February 9th. Investors of record on Sunday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Tuesday, August 31st. This represents a yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 12th.
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Is PriceSmart a good dividend stock?

PriceSmart pays an annual dividend of $0.70 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.78%.
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What price target have analysts set for PSMT?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for PriceSmart's stock. Their forecasts range from $78.00 to $78.00. On average, they expect PriceSmart's share price to reach $78.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.8%.
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How were PriceSmart's same store sales last quarter?

PriceSmart same store sales climbed 2.8% in the month of February. PriceSmart stock climbed by 0% in the first day of trading following the report.

Who are PriceSmart's key executives?

PriceSmart's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert E. Price, Founder & Independent Chairman (Age 79)
  • Ms. Sherry S. Bahrambeygui, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $2.53M)
  • Mr. Michael L. McCleary CPA, CPA, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 56, Pay $653.96k)
  • Mr. William J. Naylon, Exec. VP & COO (Age 59, Pay $733.87k)
  • Mr. Francisco J. Velasco, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec., Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer (Age 50, Pay $669.61k)
  • Mr. John D. Hildebrandt, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 63, Pay $578.56k)
  • Mr. Juan Ignacio Biehl, Exec. VP of Digital Experience & CTO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Alberto Morales, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. Brud E. Drachman, Exec. VP of Environmental Responsibility, Construction & Facilities (Age 66)
  • Ms. Catherine D. Alvarez-Smith, Sr. VP of Operational Controlling

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

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

Who are some of PriceSmart's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of PriceSmart own?

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

What is PriceSmart's stock symbol?

PriceSmart trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PSMT."

Who are PriceSmart's major shareholders?

PriceSmart's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Everence Capital Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own PriceSmart stock include Brud E Drachman, Chong Jesus Von, Frank Ramon Diaz, Gordon H Hanson, Jeffrey Fisher, John D Hildebrandt, Juan Ignacio Biehl, Leon C Janks, Mitchell G Lynn, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Rodrigo Calvo, Sherry S Bahrambeygui and William J Naylon.
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Which major investors are selling PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold PriceSmart company stock in the last year include Brud E Drachman, Frank Ramon Diaz, Jeffrey Fisher, John D Hildebrandt, Juan Ignacio Biehl, Leon C Janks, Mitchell G Lynn, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Rodrigo Calvo, Sherry S Bahrambeygui, and William J Naylon.
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Which major investors are buying PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Everence Capital Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of PriceSmart?

Shares of PSMT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is PriceSmart's stock price today?

One share of PSMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.42.

How much money does PriceSmart make?

PriceSmart has a market capitalization of $2.75 billion and generates $3.33 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does PriceSmart have?

PriceSmart employs 9,500 workers across the globe.

What is PriceSmart's official website?

The official website for PriceSmart is

Where are PriceSmart's headquarters?

PriceSmart is headquartered at 9740 SCRANTON ROAD, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121.

How can I contact PriceSmart?

PriceSmart's mailing address is 9740 SCRANTON ROAD, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The company can be reached via phone at 858-404-8800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/13/2021 by Staff
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