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NASDAQ:PSMT - PriceSmart Stock Price, Forecast & News

$74.70
+0.64 (+0.86 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$71.75
Now: $74.70
$74.93
50-Day Range
$67.12
MA: $73.01
$77.25
52-Week Range
$48.06
Now: $74.70
$79.90
Volume314,774 shs
Average Volume196,157 shs
Market Capitalization$2.28 billion
P/E Ratio26.79
Dividend Yield0.95%
Beta0.97
PriceSmart, Inc owns and operates U.S. style membership shopping warehouse clubs in Central America, the Caribbean, and Colombia. Its warehouse clubs sells brand name and private label consumer goods to individuals and businesses. As of November 30, 2018, the company operated 41 warehouse clubs comprising 7 each in Colombia and Costa Rica; 5 in Panama; 4 each in Trinidad and Dominican Republic; 3 each in Guatemala and Honduras; 2 each in El Salvador and Nicaragua; and 1 each in Aruba, Barbados, Jamaica, and the United States Virgin Islands. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryHypermarkets & Super Centers
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PSMT
CUSIP74151110
Phone858-404-8800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.22 billion
Cash Flow$4.58 per share
Book Value$26.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$73.19 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,000
Market Cap$2.28 billion
Next Earnings Date1/8/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PriceSmart's stock symbol?

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

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

PriceSmart declared a semiannual dividend on Friday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, February 28th. This represents a yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. View PriceSmart's Dividend History.

How were PriceSmart's earnings last quarter?

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 29th. The company reported $0.67 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.18. The firm had revenue of $801.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $812.34 million. PriceSmart had a net margin of 2.27% and a return on equity of 10.91%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.62 EPS. View PriceSmart's Earnings History.

When is PriceSmart's next earnings date?

PriceSmart is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 8th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for PriceSmart.

What price target have analysts set for PSMT?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for PriceSmart's shares. Their forecasts range from $61.70 to $61.70. On average, they anticipate PriceSmart's share price to reach $61.70 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for PriceSmart.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PriceSmart?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PriceSmart in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for PriceSmart.

How were PriceSmart's same store sales last quarter?

PriceSmart same-store sales increased by 1.4% during the month of October. PriceSmart shares rose by 0.2% in the first full-day of trading following the report.

Has PriceSmart been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PSMT stock have trended extremely negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PriceSmart earned a media sentiment score of -4.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for PriceSmart.

Are investors shorting PriceSmart?

PriceSmart saw a decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,330,000 shares, a decline of 17.4% from the September 30th total of 1,610,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 284,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.7 days. Currently, 6.7% of the company's stock are short sold. View PriceSmart's Current Options Chain.

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 salesforce.com (CRM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Starbucks (SBUX), Target (TGT), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), AbbVie (ABBV) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are PriceSmart's key executives?

PriceSmart's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert E. Price, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 77)
  • Ms. Sherry S. Bahrambeygui, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Maarten O. Jager, CFO, Exec. VP & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. William J. Naylon, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Francisco J. Velasco, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Sec. (Age 48)

Who are PriceSmart's major shareholders?

PriceSmart's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (12.86%), Genesis Investment Management LLP (3.87%), State Street Corp (2.25%), Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.92%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.24%) and GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.20%). Company insiders that own PriceSmart stock include Chong Jesus Von, Frank Ramon Diaz, Gordon H Hanson, John D Hildebrandt, Jose Luis Laparte, Mitchell G Lynn, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Rodrigo Calvo, Sherry S Bahrambeygui and William J Naylon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PriceSmart.

Which major investors are selling PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, Marathon Asset Management LLP, Zebra Capital Management LLC, Smithfield Trust Co. and Tower Research Capital LLC TRC. Company insiders that have sold PriceSmart company stock in the last year include Chong Jesus Von, Frank Ramon Diaz, Gordon H Hanson, John D Hildebrandt, Mitchell G Lynn, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Rodrigo Calvo, Sherry S Bahrambeygui and William J Naylon. View Insider Buying and Selling for PriceSmart.

Which major investors are buying PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Genesis Investment Management LLP, State Street Corp, Rhumbline Advisers, EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., Comerica Bank, GW&K Investment Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for PriceSmart.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is PriceSmart's stock price today?

One share of PSMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.70.

How big of a company is PriceSmart?

PriceSmart has a market capitalization of $2.28 billion and generates $3.22 billion in revenue each year. PriceSmart employs 9,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About PriceSmart.

What is PriceSmart's official website?

The official website for PriceSmart is http://www.pricesmart.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for PriceSmart (NASDAQ PSMT)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  546
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PriceSmart and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PSMT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PSMT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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