NASDAQ:PYDS - Payment Data Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.05 -0.01 (-0.33 %) (As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.05Today's Range$3.00 - $3.135452-Week Range$1.38 - $3.82Volume63,114 shsAverage Volume144,925 shsMarket Capitalization$48.63 millionP/E Ratio-9.24Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.96 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 billx.com, 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. Receive PYDS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PYDS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Functions related to depository banking Sub-IndustryN/A SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNASDAQ:PYDS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.paymentdata.com Phone210-249-4100Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.05 Quick Ratio1.05Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-9.24 Forward P/E Ratio-9.53 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.57 million Price / Sales3.34 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$0.96 per share Price / Book3.18Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.33) Net Income$-3,000,000.00 Net Margins-17.33% Return on Equity-32.44% Return on Assets-5.69%Miscellaneous Employees33 Outstanding Shares15,944,000Market Cap$48.63 million 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 earnings results on Tuesday, August, 14th. The business services provider reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.03. The business services provider had revenue of $6.28 million for 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 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Payment Data Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Payment Data Systems' stock price to reach $4.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 47.5% 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? Media coverage about PYDS stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Payment Data Systems earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Payment Data Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Payment Data Systems include China Customer Relations Centers (CCRC), Information Services Group (III), Hill International (HIL), MDC Partners (MDCA), Liberty Tax (TAXA), Acacia Research (ACTG), Inspired Entertainment (INSE), Collectors Universe (CLCT), AstroNova (ALOT), Gopher Protocol (GOPH), Borqs Technologies (BRQS), Performant Financial (PFMT), PFSweb (PFSW), Quarterhill (QTRH) and Aqua Metals (AQMS). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 and Michael R Long. 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 $3.05. How big of a company is Payment Data Systems? Payment Data Systems has a market capitalization of $48.63 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. Payment Data Systems employs 33 workers across the globe. What is Payment Data Systems' official website? The official website for Payment Data Systems is http://www.paymentdata.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 87 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 111 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 198MarketBeat'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 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is the LIBOR rate calculated?