NASDAQ:PYPL - Paypal Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$87.47 +0.09 (+0.10 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 01:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$87.47
Today's Range$87.14 - $88.00
52-Week Range$57.58 - $89.19
Volume7.53 million shs
Average Volume5.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$103.75 billion
P/E Ratio62.93
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.31
Paypal logoPayPal Holdings, Inc. operates as a technology platform 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 Paydiant products. The company's platform allows consumers to shop by sending 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. PayPal Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:PYPL
CUSIPN/A
Phone408-967-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.35
Quick Ratio1.35

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio62.93
Forward P/E Ratio50.85
P/E Growth2.87

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.09 billion
Price / Sales7.93
Cash Flow$2.0811 per share
Price / Cash42.03
Book Value$13.31 per share
Price / Book6.57

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.39
Net Income$1.80 billion
Net Margins13.92%
Return on Equity12.35%
Return on Assets4.83%

Miscellaneous

Employees18,700
Outstanding Shares1,187,390,000
Market Cap$103,753.86

Paypal (NASDAQ:PYPL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Paypal's stock symbol?

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

How will Paypal's stock buyback program work?

Paypal declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Paypal's earnings last quarter?

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The credit services provider reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.03. The credit services provider earned $3.69 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.59 billion. Paypal had a return on equity of 12.35% and a net margin of 13.92%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 23.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.44 earnings per share. View Paypal's Earnings History.

When is Paypal's next earnings date?

Paypal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Paypal.

What guidance has Paypal issued on next quarter's earnings?

Paypal updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.31-2.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.29. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.2-15.4 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $15.27 billion.Paypal also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.54-0.56 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for PYPL?

38 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Paypal's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect Paypal's share price to reach $84.5385 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%. View Analyst Ratings for Paypal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Paypal?

38 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paypal in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 32 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Paypal stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Paypal stock:
  • 1. BTIG Research analysts commented, "the headline takeaway from PayPal Holdings’ (PYPL, Day held earlier today in San Francisco was management’s call for revenue growth to be sustained at strong levels and for non-GAAP earnings per share growth to accelerate over the next 3-5 years, the company provided plenty of other newsy items during the course of an almost five-hour presentation in support of their bullish forecast. With that said, a modest rally in PYPL shares during today’s trading session that picked up steam after CFO John Rainey announced management’s medium-term forecast sputtered into the close, a lackluster reaction to the bullish commentary. We believe the stock’s tepid response to good news could be attributed in large part to the fact that its shares trade at 16.9x FY20E adjusted EBITDA – a valuation that already reflects lofty growth expectations." (5/28/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "PayPal’s top-line is likely to get hurt as a result of eBay’s partnership discontinuation and selection of Adyen as its new primary payment processor. Notably, eBay accounts for 13% of PayPal’s total payment volume (TPV), thereby contributing a major portion to its total revenues. Moreover, continuous exposure to foreign exchange rate fluctuations and interest rate risks remain a concern. Further, rising competition in the global payment industry might affect the market position of the company. However, ongoing strategic partnerships of PayPal with Visa and MasterCard offer great flexibility to the customers and this remain positive. Notably, shares of the company have outperformed the industry it belongs to over a year." (4/20/2018)

Are investors shorting Paypal?

Paypal saw a decrease in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 14,217,260 shares, a decrease of 16.6% from the May 31st total of 17,056,775 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,595,709 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Paypal's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Paypal's key competitors?

Who are Paypal's key executives?

Paypal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel H. Schulman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. John D. Rainey Jr., CFO & Exec. VP of Global Customer Operations (Age 47)
  • Mr. William J. Ready, Exec. VP & COO (Age 38)
  • Ms. Adele Louise Pentland, Exec. VP and Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Gary J. Marino, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 61)

Has Paypal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PYPL stock has trended positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Paypal earned a news impact score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the credit services provider an impact score of 44.75 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Paypal's major shareholders?

Paypal's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fred Alger Management Inc. (0.20%), Swedbank (0.19%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.09%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.08%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.06%) and Rathbone Brothers plc (0.05%). Company insiders that own Paypal stock include Aaron Anderson, Aaron Karczmer, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, David M Moffett, Gail J Mcgovern, Gary J Marino, John D Rainey, John J Donahoe, Jonathan Auerbach, Rodney C Adkins, Tomer Barel and William J Ready. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Paypal.

Which major investors are selling Paypal stock?

PYPL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Cortland Associates Inc. MO, Hartford Investment Management Co., Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management, Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor DE Media PNO, Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH and F&V Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Paypal company stock in the last year include Aaron Anderson, Aaron Karczmer, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, David M Moffett, Gary J Marino, John D Rainey, John J Donahoe, Jonathan Auerbach and William J Ready. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paypal.

Which major investors are buying Paypal stock?

PYPL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fred Alger Management Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Swedbank, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Jag Capital Management LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paypal.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Paypal's stock price today?

One share of PYPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.47.

How big of a company is Paypal?

Paypal has a market capitalization of $103.75 billion and generates $13.09 billion in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $1.80 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis. Paypal employs 18,700 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Paypal (NASDAQ PYPL)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  1,105 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  494 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,599
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This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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