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PayPal Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.36 (+1.35 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $252.00
50-Day Range
MA: $232.78
52-Week Range
Now: $252.00
Volume7.80 million shs
Average Volume7.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$295.27 billion
P/E Ratio95.09
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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Overall MarketRank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

96th out of 1,509 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

16th out of 192 stocks

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

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$3.35 per share
Book Value$14.42 per share


Net Income$2.46 billion


Outstanding Shares1,171,692,000
Market Cap$295.27 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
+3.36 (+1.35 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has PayPal's stock price 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. Since then, PYPL stock has increased by 142.5% and is now trading at $252.00.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

Is PayPal a buy right now?

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. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" PayPal stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than PayPal?

Wall Street analysts have given PayPal a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but PayPal wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Dan Schulman's approval rating as PayPal's CEO?

1,581 employees have rated PayPal CEO Dan Schulman on Glassdoor.com. Dan Schulman has an approval rating of 92% among PayPal's employees. This puts Dan Schulman in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 2nd. The credit services provider reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.13. The credit services provider earned $5.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.41 billion. PayPal had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.31% and a net margin of 15.48%. PayPal's quarterly revenue was up 24.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.61 EPS.
View PayPal's earnings history

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

PayPal issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, November, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of approx $1.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for PayPal's stock. Their forecasts range from $122.00 to $350.00. On average, they anticipate PayPal's share price to reach $219.74 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.8%.
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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 63, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. John D. Rainey Jr., CFO & Exec. VP of Global Customer Operations (Age 50, Pay $1.04M)
  • Ms. Adele Louise Pentland, Exec. VP and Chief Bus. Affairs & Legal Officer (Age 49, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Jonathan Saul Auerbach, Exec. VP and Chief Strategy, Growth & Data Officer (Age 58, Pay $953.61k)
  • Mr. Aaron Karczmer, Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP of Risk & Platforms (Age 49, Pay $904.95k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey William Karbowski, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Global Controller (Age 43)
  • Mr. Sripada Shivananda, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 48)
  • 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 49)

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 Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.07%), Pendal Group Limited (0.05%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.05%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.04%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.03%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%). 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.
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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Brookstone Capital Management, Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., Axel Capital Management LLC, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, and Portland Hill Asset Management Ltd. 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.
View insider buying and selling activity for PayPal
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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 Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co., CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc., Deltec Asset Management LLC, British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd, and Eagle Capital Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, 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 $252.00.

How big of a company is PayPal?

PayPal has a market capitalization of $295.27 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 1/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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