NASDAQ:PYPL - Paypal Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $94.91 +0.49 (+0.52 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$94.91Today's Range$94.45 - $95.4352-Week Range$70.22 - $96.04Volume6.02 million shsAverage Volume8.86 million shsMarket Capitalization$111.35 billionP/E Ratio53.02Dividend YieldN/ABeta1 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. engages in the development of technology platform for digital payments. Its solutions include PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and Paydiant products. It manages a two-sided proprietary global technology platform that links customers, which consist of both merchants and consumers, to facilitate the processing of payment transactions. The company was founded in December 1998 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA. 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 Webwww.paypal.com Phone408-967-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.27 Quick Ratio1.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio53.02 Forward P/E Ratio44.35 P/E Growth2.4 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$15.45 billion Price / Sales7.21 Cash Flow$2.5142 per share Price / Cash Flow37.75 Book Value$13.11 per share Price / Book7.24Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.79 Net Income$2.06 billion Net Margins13.31% Return on Equity14.67% Return on Assets5.16%Miscellaneous Employees18,700 Outstanding Shares1,173,209,000Market Cap$111.35 billion 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 approved a stock buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Paypal's earnings last quarter? Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The credit services provider reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.67 by $0.02. The credit services provider had revenue of $4.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.23 billion. Paypal had a return on equity of 14.67% and a net margin of 13.31%. The firm's revenue was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $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. What guidance has Paypal issued on next quarter's earnings? Paypal updated 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 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Paypal's shares. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $119.00. On average, they anticipate Paypal's stock price to reach $96.9006 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price. 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 9 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 been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing 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. Paypal earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the credit services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. 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), eBay (EBAY), Pinduoduo (PDD), NetEase (NTES), Worldpay (WP), FleetCor Technologies (FLT), First Data (FDC), Global Payments (GPN), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP) and Total System Services (TSS). Who are Paypal's key executives? Paypal's management team includes the folowing people: Daniel H. Schulman, President, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorWilliam J. Ready, Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice PresidentJohn D. Rainey, CFO & EVP-Global Customer OperationsBradley R. Strock, Chief Information OfficerSri Shivananda, Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President Who are Paypal's major shareholders? Paypal's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.35%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.65%), Fundsmith LLP (1.29%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.23%), Northern Trust Corp (1.14%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.89%). 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 Third Point LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, M&T Bank Corp, Coatue Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 institutional 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, Lunia Capital LP, DSM Capital Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Carmignac Gestion, Pendal Group Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC and Gotham Asset 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 $94.91. How big of a company is Paypal? Paypal has a market capitalization of $111.35 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 18,700 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,311 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 580 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,891MarketBeat'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 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What type of investment options does a Roth IRA provide?