PriceSmart Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.89 (-2.10 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume132,998 shs
Average Volume118,943 shs
Market Capitalization$2.71 billion
P/E Ratio30.64
Dividend Yield0.78%
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About PriceSmart

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

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Overall MarketRank

1.14 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

189th out of 402 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

12th out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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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 year. 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?

Wall Street analysts have given PriceSmart a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but PriceSmart wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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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 can I listen to PriceSmart's earnings call?

PriceSmart will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 8th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were PriceSmart's earnings last quarter?

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 8th. The company reported $0.92 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.06 by $0.14. The business earned $937.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $938.35 million. PriceSmart had a net margin of 2.59% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.46%. PriceSmart's revenue was up 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.85 earnings per share.
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How has PriceSmart's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

PriceSmart's stock was trading at $50.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PSMT stock has increased by 74.0% and is now trading at $88.24.
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How often does PriceSmart pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PriceSmart?

PriceSmart declared 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 dividend yield of 0.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices 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 twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.6%.
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How were PriceSmart's same store sales last quarter?

PriceSmart same-store sales increased by 25.3% during the month of April. PriceSmart stock climbed by 0% in the first full-day of trading following the news.

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 55)
  • 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 a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.71%), EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (11.63%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (10.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.57%), Black Creek Investment Management Inc. (3.35%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.33%). Company insiders that own PriceSmart stock include Brud E Drachman, Chong Jesus Von, 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 selling PriceSmart stock?

PSMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., Marathon Asset Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Northern Trust Corp, UBS Group AG, and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 Black Creek Investment Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Geode Capital Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Perpetual Investment Management Ltd, and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al.
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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 $88.24.

How much money does PriceSmart make?

PriceSmart has a market capitalization of $2.71 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 6/20/2021 by Staff
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