NASDAQ:PYDS - Payment Data Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.93 +0.02 (+0.69 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 03:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.93
Today's Range$2.89 - $3.00
52-Week Range$1.38 - $3.82
Volume18,915 shs
Average Volume90,688 shs
Market Capitalization$46.70 million
P/E Ratio-8.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Payment Data Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated electronic payment processing services to merchants and businesses in the United States. The company offers various types of automated clearing house (ACH) processing; and credit, prepaid card, and debit card-based processing services. Its ACH processing services include Represented Check, a consumer non-sufficient funds check that is represented for payment electronically rather than through the paper check collection system; and Accounts Receivable Check Conversion, a consumer paper check payment, which is converted into an e-check. The company also offers merchant account services for the processing of card-based transactions through the VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, and JCB networks, including online terminal services accessed through a Website or retail services accessed through a physical terminal. In addition, it provides a proprietary Web-based customer service application that allows companies to process one-time and recurring payments through e-checks or credit cards; and an interactive voice response telephone system to companies, which accept payments directly from consumers over the telephone using e-checks or credit cards. Further, the company creates, manages, and processes prepaid card programs for corporate clients to issue prepaid cards to their customer base or employees; and issues general purpose reloadable cards to consumers as an alternative to a traditional bank account. Additionally, it operates, a consumer Website that allows consumers to process online payments to pay other individual; and provides prepaid cards to consumers for use in as a tool to stay on budget, manage allowances, and share money with family and friends. The company markets and sells its products and services directly, as well as through non-exclusive resellers. Payment Data Systems, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Functions related to depository banking
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PYDS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.57 million
Book Value$0.96 per share


Net Income$-3,000,000.00


Market Cap$46.70 million
Next Earnings Date4/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Payment Data Systems (NASDAQ:PYDS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Payment Data Systems' stock symbol?

Payment Data Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PYDS."

How were Payment Data Systems' earnings last quarter?

Payment Data Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYDS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 14th. The business services provider reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.03. The business services provider earned $6.28 million during the quarter. Payment Data Systems had a negative return on equity of 32.44% and a negative net margin of 17.33%. View Payment Data Systems' Earnings History.

When is Payment Data Systems' next earnings date?

Payment Data Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Payment Data Systems.

What price target have analysts set for PYDS?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Payment Data Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Payment Data Systems' share price to reach $4.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 53.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Payment Data Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Payment Data Systems?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Payment Data Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Payment Data Systems.

Has Payment Data Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PYDS stock have trended somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Payment Data Systems earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Payment Data Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Payment Data Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Payment Data Systems investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Tesla (TSLA), General Electric (GE), Magnegas Applied Tchnlgy Sltns (MNGA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pershing Gold (PGLC) and Plug Power (PLUG).

Who are Payment Data Systems' key executives?

Payment Data Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael R. Long, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 74)
  • Mr. Louis A. Hoch, Co-Founder, Vice-Chairman, Pres, CEO & COO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Lowell Thomas Jewell CPA, CPA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Houston Korth Frost, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Prepaid Products (Age 37)
  • Mr. Kenneth Wayne Keller, Chief Technology Officer & Sr. VP (Age 53)

Who are Payment Data Systems' major shareholders?

Payment Data Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (1.04%) and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (1.04%). Company insiders that own Payment Data Systems stock include Louis A Hoch, Michael R Long and Steve Huffman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Payment Data Systems.

Which major investors are buying Payment Data Systems stock?

PYDS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Payment Data Systems.

How do I buy shares of Payment Data Systems?

Shares of PYDS 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Payment Data Systems' stock price today?

One share of PYDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.93.

How big of a company is Payment Data Systems?

Payment Data Systems has a market capitalization of $46.70 million and generates $14.57 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-3,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.33) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Payment Data Systems' official website?

The official website for Payment Data Systems is

How can I contact Payment Data Systems?

Payment Data Systems' mailing address is 3611 PAESANOS PARKWAY SUITE 300, San Antonio TX, 78231. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 210-249-4100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Payment Data Systems (NASDAQ PYDS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  120 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  216
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Payment Data Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PYDS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PYDS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by Staff

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