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

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$112.80 -1.07 (-0.94 %)
(As of 05/20/2019 01:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$112.80
Today's Range$112.2421 - $114.25
52-Week Range$74.66 - $114.66
Volume4.45 million shs
Average Volume5.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$132.53 billion
P/E Ratio63.02
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.05
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$2.4906 per share
Book Value$12.90 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees21,800
Outstanding Shares1,174,930,000
Market Cap$132.53 billion
Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (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 authorized a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase up to 9.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Paypal's earnings last quarter?

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 24th. The credit services provider reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.11. The credit services provider earned $4.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.13 billion. Paypal had a net margin of 13.92% and a return on equity of 15.50%. Paypal's quarterly revenue was up 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.57 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, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Paypal.

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

Paypal issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.86-2.93 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.89. The company issued revenue guidance of $17.85-18.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $17.99 billion.Paypal also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.94-3.01 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for PYPL?

32 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Paypal's shares. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Paypal's stock price to reach $107.4135 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Paypal.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Paypal?

32 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paypal in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 22 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Paypal.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Paypal stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Paypal stock:
  • 1. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ": We maintain our Overweight rating on PayPal and PT of $122. We attended its Analyst gathering in NYC on 4/30 4pm. Our takeaway is PYPL is starting to fire on a lot of cylinders (prob. more new ones to come), as the company is finding a way to expand its avenues of growth while expanding its margins." (5/1/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "PayPal’s portfolio strength remains its key growth driver. Venmo’s improving monetization efforts and its increasing adoption rate across various platforms are aiding the company’s user base. Further, strong momentum of the company in international markets, especially in India and Japan remains a major positive. Also, accelerating transaction revenues are driving the top-line growth. Additionally, rising active customer accounts, owing to contributions by acquisitions of Hyperwallet and iZettle continues to act as a tailwind. Also, strategic partnerships are expected to continue aiding business growth of PayPal. Notably, shares of the company have outperformed the industry it belongs to over a year. However, weak eBay performance and challenging macroeconomic environment in China and the UK induced the issuance of a lower-than-expected revenue guidance for Q1. This remains a concern." (4/2/2019)

Has Paypal been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PYPL stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Paypal earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the credit services provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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), Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS), Mastercard (MA) and Intel (INTC).

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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (7.05%), BlackRock Inc. (6.28%), Fundsmith LLP (1.31%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.30%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.28%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.18%). 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 Wellington Management Group LLP, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Jackson Square Partners LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Third Point LLC, Tremblant Capital Group and Platinum Investment Management 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 institutional investors are buying Paypal stock?

PYPL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, FMR LLC, Whale Rock Capital Management LLC, Sustainable Growth Advisers LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Castle Hook Partners LP, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. 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 $112.80.

How big of a company is Paypal?

Paypal has a market capitalization of $132.53 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,350 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  607 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,957
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 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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