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PayPal Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.73 (+1.29 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $214.12
50-Day Range
MA: $198.03
52-Week Range
Now: $214.12
Volume12.85 million shs
Average Volume9.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$250.88 billion
P/E Ratio98.22
Dividend YieldN/A
PayPal Holdings, Inc. operates as a technology platform and digital payments company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants worldwide. Its payment solutions include PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and iZettle products. The company's payments platform allows consumers to send and receive payments, withdraw funds to their bank accounts, and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in various currencies. It also offers gateway services that enable merchants to accept payments online with credit or debit cards, as well as digital wallets. PayPal Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PYPL
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:PYPLV



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.77 billion
Cash Flow$3.49 per share
Book Value$14.42 per share


Net Income$2.46 billion


Outstanding Shares1,171,692,000
Market Cap$250.88 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
+2.73 (+1.29 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has PayPal's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

PayPal's stock was trading at $103.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PYPL stock has increased by 106.1% and is now trading at $214.12.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of PayPal?

39 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PayPal in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 34 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PayPal?

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When is PayPal's next earnings date?

PayPal is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
View our earnings forecast for PayPal

How were PayPal's earnings last quarter?

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) announced its earnings results on Monday, November, 2nd. The credit services provider reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.13. The credit services provider earned $5.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.41 billion. PayPal had a net margin of 13.44% and a return on equity of 16.17%. The business's revenue was up 24.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.61 earnings per share.
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What guidance has PayPal issued on next quarter's earnings?

PayPal updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, November, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of approx $1.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.07. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.95-6.20 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.10 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PYPL?

39 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for PayPal's shares. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $270.00. On average, they anticipate PayPal's share price to reach $205.05 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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Are investors shorting PayPal?

PayPal saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 16,520,000 shares, an increase of 14.4% from the October 31st total of 14,440,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,350,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of PayPal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of PayPal own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PayPal investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), The Walt Disney (DIS), Square (SQ), salesforce.com (CRM), Tesla (TSLA), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are PayPal's key executives?

PayPal's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Daniel H. Schulman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. John D. Rainey Jr., CFO & Exec. VP of Global Customer Operations (Age 49, Pay $1.04M)
  • Ms. Adele Louise Pentland, Exec. VP and Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer (Age 48, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Jonathan Saul Auerbach, Exec. VP and Chief Strategy, Growth & Data Officer (Age 57, Pay $953.61k)
  • Mr. Aaron Karczmer, Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP of Risk & Platforms (Age 48, Pay $904.95k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey William Karbowski, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Global Controller (Age 42)
  • Mr. Sripada Shivananda, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 47)
  • Ms. Gabrielle Rabinovitch J.D., VP of Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Franz W. Paasche, Sr. VP of Corp. Affairs
  • Ms. Peggy M. Alford, Exec. VP of Global Sales (Age 48)

What is PayPal's stock symbol?

PayPal trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PYPL."

Who are PayPal's major shareholders?

PayPal's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.96%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.16%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.95%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.86%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.77%) and Morgan Stanley (0.72%). Company insiders that own PayPal stock include Aaron Anderson, Aaron Karczmer, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, David M Moffett, Gary J Marino, John D Rainey, Jonathan Auerbach, Mark Britto and William J Ready.
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Which institutional investors are selling PayPal stock?

PYPL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Winslow Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Sustainable Growth Advisers LP, Jackson Square Partners LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Retirement Systems of Alabama, and Jennison Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold PayPal company stock in the last year include Aaron Anderson, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, David M Moffett, John D Rainey, Jonathan Auerbach, and Mark Britto.
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Which institutional investors are buying PayPal stock?

PYPL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SB Management Ltd, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Morgan Stanley, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Oribel Capital Management LP, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, and Artemis Investment Management LLP.
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How do I buy shares of PayPal?

Shares of PYPL 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 PayPal's stock price today?

One share of PYPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $214.12.

How big of a company is PayPal?

PayPal has a market capitalization of $250.88 billion and generates $17.77 billion in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $2.46 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.45 on an earnings per share basis. PayPal employs 23,200 workers across the globe.

What is PayPal's official website?

The official website for PayPal is www.paypal.com.

How can I contact PayPal?

PayPal's mailing address is 2211 NORTH FIRST STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95131. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at 408-967-1000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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