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NASDAQ:PSMT - PriceSmart Stock Price, Forecast & News

$60.60
+0.66 (+1.10 %)
(As of 02/20/2020 08:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
$59.71
Now: $60.60
$60.73
50-Day Range
$59.94
MA: $63.66
$71.02
52-Week Range
$48.06
Now: $60.60
$79.90
Volume106,263 shs
Average Volume143,172 shs
Market Capitalization$1.85 billion
P/E Ratio23.67
Dividend Yield1.17%
Beta0.93
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$4.63 per share
Book Value$26.14 per share

Profitability

Net Income$73.19 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,000
Market Cap$1.85 billion
Next Earnings Date4/14/2020 (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 announced a semi-annual dividend on Tuesday, February 11th. Stockholders of record on Saturday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Monday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.1%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 13th. View PriceSmart's Dividend History.

How were PriceSmart's earnings last quarter?

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 9th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.01. The company earned $811.94 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $827.30 million. PriceSmart had a return on equity of 10.58% and a net margin of 2.40%. PriceSmart's revenue for the quarter was up 4.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.74 EPS. View PriceSmart's Earnings History.

When is PriceSmart's next earnings date?

PriceSmart is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 14th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for PriceSmart.

What price target have analysts set for PSMT?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for PriceSmart's shares. Their forecasts range from $61.70 to $61.70. On average, they expect PriceSmart's stock price to reach $61.70 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.8% from the stock's current price. 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 dropped 0.1% during the month of December. PriceSmart shares rose by 0% in the first full-day of trading following the report.

Has PriceSmart been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PSMT stock have trended negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PriceSmart earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for PriceSmart.

Are investors shorting PriceSmart?

PriceSmart saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 948,000 shares, an increase of 32.6% from the January 15th total of 715,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 191,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.0 days. Approximately 4.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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 NVIDIA (NVDA), salesforce.com (CRM), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Target (TGT), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Starbucks (SBUX) 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (10.56%), FMR LLC (3.75%), State Street Corp (2.29%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.57%), Genesis Investment Management LLP (1.20%) and Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.98%). 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 institutional investors are selling PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Genesis Investment Management LLP, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, FMR LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and AXA. 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, Philanthropies Foundatio Price, Robert E Price, Sherry S Bahrambeygui and William J Naylon. View Insider Buying and Selling for PriceSmart.

Which institutional investors are buying PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Man Group plc, Mackay Shields LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. 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 $60.60.

How big of a company is PriceSmart?

PriceSmart has a market capitalization of $1.85 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:  281 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  282 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  563
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 2/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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