NASDAQ:PYPL - Paypal Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$102.69 +1.14 (+1.12 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 10:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$101.55
Today's Range$101.77 - $103.17
52-Week Range$70.22 - $104.56
Volume978,694 shs
Average Volume6.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$120.48 billion
P/E Ratio57.37
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.03
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PYPL
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:PYPLV
CUSIPN/A
Phone408-967-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.45 billion
Cash Flow$2.5256 per share
Book Value$13.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees21,800
Outstanding Shares1,173,210,000
Market Cap$120.48 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
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 buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Paypal's earnings last quarter?

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The credit services provider reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.02. The credit services provider had revenue of $4.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.23 billion. Paypal had a net margin of 13.31% and a return on equity of 14.67%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.55 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 Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Paypal.

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

Paypal updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (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?

34 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Paypal's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $119.00. On average, they anticipate Paypal's stock price to reach $98.6612 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Paypal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Paypal?

34 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paypal in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Paypal.

Has Paypal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PYPL stock have trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Paypal earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the credit services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Paypal?

Paypal saw a decrease in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 18,823,659 shares, a decrease of 12.0% from the February 15th total of 21,388,897 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,577,540 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's stock are short sold. View Paypal's Current Options Chain.

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), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), salesforce.com (CRM), Adobe (ADBE), Mastercard (MA), Square (SQ) and Walt Disney (DIS).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.81%), BlackRock Inc. (6.35%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.65%), Fundsmith LLP (1.29%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.23%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.14%). 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 major investors are selling Paypal stock?

PYPL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Third Point LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, M&T Bank Corp, Coatue Management LLC, FMR LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd. and Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD. 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 major investors are buying Paypal stock?

PYPL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, Lunia Capital LP, DSM Capital Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Carmignac Gestion, Pendal Group Ltd and Geode Capital Management 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 $103.00.

How big of a company is Paypal?

Paypal has a market capitalization of $120.84 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:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  1,324 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  591 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,915
MarketBeat'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 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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