NASDAQ:PYPL - Paypal Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $107.36 -1.45 (-1.33 %) (As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$108.81Today's Range$105.08 - $108.4552-Week Range$70.22 - $109.00Volume10.02 million shsAverage Volume7.46 million shsMarket Capitalization$125.85 billionP/E Ratio59.98Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.03 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 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. Receive PYPL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PYPL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:PYPL Previous SymbolNASDAQ:PYPLV CUSIPN/A CIK1633917 Webwww.paypal.com Phone408-967-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.27 Quick Ratio1.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio59.98 Forward P/E Ratio49.93 P/E Growth2.83 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$15.45 billion Price / Sales8.14 Cash Flow$2.4726 per share Price / Cash Flow43.42 Book Value$13.06 per share Price / Book8.22Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.79 Net Income$2.06 billion Net Margins13.31% Return on Equity14.67% Return on Assets5.16%Miscellaneous Employees21,800 Outstanding Shares1,172,193,000Market Cap$125.85 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable 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 has initiated a share repurchase program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Paypal's earnings last quarter? Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The credit services provider reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.02. The credit services provider earned $4.23 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.23 billion. Paypal had a return on equity of 14.67% and a net margin of 13.31%. The company's revenue was up 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.55 EPS. View Paypal's Earnings History. When is Paypal's next earnings date? Paypal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Paypal. How can I listen to Paypal's earnings call? Paypal will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 24th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has Paypal issued on next quarter's earnings? Paypal issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.84-2.91 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.89. The company issued revenue guidance of $17.8-18.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.03 billion.Paypal also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.84-2.91 EPS. What price target have analysts set for PYPL? 33 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Paypal's stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Paypal's share price to reach $101.1819 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Paypal. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Paypal? 33 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paypal in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 23 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Paypal. Has Paypal been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about PYPL stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Paypal earned a coverage optimism score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the credit services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Paypal? Paypal saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 14,052,592 shares, a decline of 25.3% from the February 28th total of 18,823,659 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,384,715 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's stock are sold short. View Paypal's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Paypal's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Paypal include Alibaba Group (BABA), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), Accenture (ACN), Booking (BKNG), Fidelity National Information Servcs (FIS), NetEase (NTES), Worldpay (WP), eBay (EBAY), Pinduoduo (PDD), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP), First Data (FDC), Mercadolibre (MELI), Global Payments (GPN) and FleetCor Technologies (FLT). What other stocks do shareholders of Paypal own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Paypal investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), salesforce.com (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Mastercard (MA), Walt Disney (DIS) and Square (SQ). Who are Paypal's key executives? Paypal's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Daniel H. Schulman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. John D. Rainey Jr., CFO & Exec. VP of Global Customer Operations (Age 48)Mr. William J. Ready, Exec. VP & COO (Age 39)Ms. Adele Louise Pentland, Exec. VP and Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer (Age 47)Mr. Aaron A. Anderson, Chief Accounting Officer & VP Who are Paypal's major shareholders? Paypal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.12%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.08%), First Manhattan Co. (0.08%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.05%) and Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Paypal stock include Aaron Anderson, Aaron Karczmer, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, David M Moffett, Frank D Yeary, Gail J Mcgovern, Gary J Marino, John D Rainey, John J Donahoe, Jonathan Auerbach, Rodney C Adkins and William J Ready. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Paypal. Which institutional investors are selling Paypal stock? PYPL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Calamos Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Highland Capital Management LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Portland Hill Asset Management Ltd, Selz Capital LLC, Abner Herrman & Brock LLC and RPG Investment Advisory LLC. Company insiders that have sold Paypal company stock in the last year include Aaron Anderson, Aaron Karczmer, Adele Louise Pentland, Daniel H Schulman, Gary J Marino, John D Rainey, John J Donahoe, Jonathan Auerbach and William J Ready. View Insider Buying and Selling for Paypal. Which institutional investors are buying Paypal stock? PYPL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc., Cohen Klingenstein LLC, Barometer Capital Management Inc., McCollum Christoferson Group LLC, Northstar Investment Advisors LLC, Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc., TIAA FSB and Kessler Investment Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Paypal stock in the last two years include Frank D Yeary and Rodney C Adkins. 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 $107.36. How big of a company is Paypal? Paypal has a market capitalization of $125.85 billion and generates $15.45 billion in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $2.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.79 on an earnings per share basis. Paypal employs 21,800 workers across the globe. What is Paypal's official website? The official website for Paypal is http://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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Paypal (NASDAQ PYPL)Community Ranking: 3.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,328 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 598 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,926MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Paypal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PYPL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PYPL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the LIBOR?