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PayPal Stock Competitors

$74.36
+2.96 (+4.15%)
(As of 07/5/2022 04:36 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$68.76
$74.48
50-Day Range
$69.84
$92.72
52-Week Range
$67.58
$310.16
Volume
886,272 shs
Average Volume
14.40 million shs
Market Capitalization
$86.11 billion
P/E Ratio
24.54
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$153.59

PYPL Vs. BABA, MA, ACN, PDD, FISV, FIS, RELX, UBER, MELI, and MSCI

Should you be buying PayPal stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PayPal include Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), Accenture (ACN), Pinduoduo (PDD), Fiserv (FISV), Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), Relx (RELX), Uber Technologies (UBER), MercadoLibre (MELI), and MSCI (MSCI). These companies are all part of the "business services, not elsewhere classified" industry.

PayPal vs.

Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) and PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, community ranking, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, dividends, media sentiment and institutional ownership.

17.4% of Alibaba Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 75.9% of PayPal shares are held by institutional investors. 12.5% of Alibaba Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of PayPal shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Alibaba Group received 921 more outperform votes than PayPal when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 85.57% of users gave Alibaba Group an outperform vote while only 80.56% of users gave PayPal an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Alibaba GroupOutperform Votes
2633
85.57%
Underperform Votes
444
14.43%
PayPalOutperform Votes
1712
80.56%
Underperform Votes
413
19.44%

Alibaba Group has a beta of 0.73, meaning that its stock price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PayPal has a beta of 1.44, meaning that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500.

PayPal has a net margin of 13.87% compared to Alibaba Group's net margin of 6.35%. PayPal's return on equity of 17.90% beat Alibaba Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Alibaba Group 6.35% 11.17% 7.11%
PayPal 13.87% 17.90% 5.09%

In the previous week, Alibaba Group and Alibaba Group both had 21 articles in the media. PayPal's average media sentiment score of 0.40 beat Alibaba Group's score of 0.26 indicating that PayPal is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Alibaba Group
4 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
3 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
PayPal
4 Very Positive mention(s)
6 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Alibaba Group has higher revenue and earnings than PayPal. PayPal is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Alibaba Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Alibaba Group$134.57 billion2.42$9.82 billion$3.0739.18
PayPal$25.37 billion3.39$4.17 billion$3.0324.54

Alibaba Group currently has a consensus target price of $188.13, indicating a potential upside of 56.40%. PayPal has a consensus target price of $153.59, indicating a potential upside of 106.54%. Given PayPal's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe PayPal is more favorable than Alibaba Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Alibaba Group
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
22 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.81
PayPal
1 Sell rating(s)
11 Hold rating(s)
30 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.69

Summary

Alibaba Group beats PayPal on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PYPL and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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PYPL vs. The Competition

MetricPayPalBusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$85.53B$12.22B$11.84B$5.74B
Dividend YieldN/A3.18%2.71%3.41%
P/E Ratio24.3821.76167.8611.41
Price / Sales3.376.90783.62100.72
Price / Cash14.5418.8929.3026.59
Price / Book3.964.1716.847.46
Net Income$4.17B$413.37M$765.57M$239.06M
7 Day Performance2.84%-0.31%-1.60%-0.13%
1 Month Performance-14.64%-4.80%-7.07%-4.90%
1 Year Performance-74.55%-24.31%138.93%-31.02%

PayPal Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
BABA
Alibaba Group
2.267 of 5 stars
$120.37
+3.8%
$188.49
+56.6%
-46.7%$326.31B$134.57B39.21251,462Analyst Report
MA
Mastercard
3.0242 of 5 stars
$319.31
+0.3%
$421.47
+32.0%
-15.1%$310.58B$18.88B33.2324,000
ACN
Accenture
3.1976 of 5 stars
$275.17
-2.0%
$358.03
+30.1%
-7.9%$174.06B$50.53B26.69624,000Analyst Revision
PDD
Pinduoduo
1.4837 of 5 stars
$66.62
+2.8%
$68.67
+3.1%
-45.6%$82.52B$14.74B45.329,762
FISV
Fiserv
2.6496 of 5 stars
$94.12
+1.7%
$124.64
+32.4%
-15.3%$61.37B$16.23B36.7744,000
FIS
Fidelity National Information Services
2.8395 of 5 stars
$95.00
+1.5%
$134.04
+41.1%
-35.7%$57.76B$13.88B64.1965,000
RELX
Relx
0.8998 of 5 stars
$26.33
-1.6%
N/A-2.3%$50.68B$9.96B0.0033,500Analyst Report
Gap Down
UBER
Uber Technologies
2.1031 of 5 stars
$22.48
+5.3%
$54.77
+143.6%
-58.7%$44.14B$17.46B-6.8129,300
MELI
MercadoLibre
2.0916 of 5 stars
$712.29
+7.9%
$1,649.00
+131.5%
-57.5%$35.89B$7.07B194.089,471Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
MSCI
MSCI
2.4099 of 5 stars
$421.97
+1.0%
$532.86
+26.3%
-22.9%$34.29B$2.04B46.274,303Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
GPN
Global Payments
3.1349 of 5 stars
$111.81
+0.8%
$182.48
+63.2%
-42.6%$31.48B$8.52B32.0425,000News Coverage
DASH
DoorDash
1.9519 of 5 stars
$74.86
+10.2%
$140.19
+87.3%
-62.9%$26.29B$4.89B-48.938,600
EBAY
eBay
2.5618 of 5 stars
$43.94
+2.4%
$63.19
+43.8%
-38.8%$24.60B$10.42B2.5810,800Analyst Report
CSGP
CoStar Group
2.4831 of 5 stars
$61.86
+0.9%
$78.88
+27.5%
-25.7%$24.51B$1.94B78.304,742Positive News
BR
Broadridge Financial Solutions
2.2225 of 5 stars
$146.21
-0.1%
$182.33
+24.7%
-10.9%$17.14B$4.99B31.3813,704
FLT
FLEETCOR Technologies
2.4535 of 5 stars
$213.57
-0.1%
$296.11
+38.6%
-17.6%$16.52B$2.83B20.179,700
TCOM
Trip.com Group
1.922 of 5 stars
$26.00
-6.4%
$31.38
+20.7%
-21.7%$15.59B$3.14B-32.5033,732Gap Down
AKAM
Akamai Technologies
2.3858 of 5 stars
$93.16
+1.1%
$127.50
+36.9%
-22.0%$14.93B$3.46B25.048,700
ETSY
Etsy
2.6584 of 5 stars
$88.35
+10.7%
$139.37
+57.7%
-59.6%$11.23B$2.33B29.352,402
FICO
Fair Isaac
2.8356 of 5 stars
$411.30
+0.7%
$535.50
+30.2%
-19.6%$10.67B$1.32B27.023,650
GRAB
Grab
1.7378 of 5 stars
$2.71
+13.9%
$6.12
+125.8%
N/A$10.14B$675M0.002Short Interest ↓
ZG
Zillow Group
2.2748 of 5 stars
$35.19
+4.1%
$77.62
+120.6%
-71.4%$8.67B$8.15B-15.858,005Short Interest ↓
Gap Down
Z
Zillow Group
1.6238 of 5 stars
$35.07
+4.2%
$81.33
+131.9%
-71.3%$8.64B$8.15B-15.808,005
NLSN
Nielsen
1.6099 of 5 stars
$23.46
-0.7%
$24.57
+4.7%
-4.5%$8.44B$3.50B17.1215,000
DLO
DLocal
2.0502 of 5 stars
$28.20
+6.4%
$38.71
+37.3%
-50.0%$8.32B$244.12M100.71539
RBA
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
1.3816 of 5 stars
$64.46
-4.5%
$60.14
-6.7%
+12.7%$7.14B$1.42B23.792,700Gap Down
CNXC
Concentrix
3.2293 of 5 stars
$134.98
-1.6%
$202.00
+49.7%
-16.5%$7.08B$5.59B15.59290,000Analyst Report
Gap Down
WEX
WEX
2.6988 of 5 stars
$155.79
-1.6%
$209.54
+34.5%
-20.8%$7.01B$1.85B56.455,600
WU
Western Union
2.4937 of 5 stars
$16.78
-0.2%
$19.96
+19.0%
-27.7%$6.48B$5.07B7.3910,500
CDK
CDK Global
1.7589 of 5 stars
$54.81
-0.1%
$48.00
-12.4%
+9.9%$6.40B$1.67B26.226,500
HQY
HealthEquity
2.1603 of 5 stars
$58.84
+2.0%
$75.73
+28.7%
-30.2%$4.96B$756.56M-89.153,695
NVEI
Nuvei
1.924 of 5 stars
$35.09
-0.1%
$84.10
+139.7%
N/A$4.96B$724.53M0.001,368
EXLS
ExlService
2.1223 of 5 stars
$147.36
-0.6%
$147.00
-0.2%
+39.1%$4.91B$1.12B42.3437,400
TNET
TriNet Group
2.016 of 5 stars
$78.09
+0.4%
$87.31
+11.8%
+6.9%$4.86B$4.54B13.532,800Gap Down
LYFT
Lyft
2.3921 of 5 stars
$13.88
+3.0%
$43.93
+216.5%
-78.5%$4.84B$3.21B-6.064,453
ALIT
Alight
1.6355 of 5 stars
$7.02
+2.0%
$15.33
+118.4%
N/A$3.94B$2.92B-0.2116,000Analyst Report
Gap Down
MMS
Maximus
1.4595 of 5 stars
$63.69
+0.1%
N/A-27.0%$3.91B$4.25B15.9635,800
WNS
WNS
2.1886 of 5 stars
$75.64
-1.1%
$99.83
+32.0%
-6.5%$3.70B$1.11B29.0952,081Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
MPLN
MultiPlan
1.8675 of 5 stars
$5.54
+0.9%
$7.17
+29.4%
-41.1%$3.54B$1.12B34.632,400Gap Down
FTCH
Farfetch
1.9649 of 5 stars
$7.94
+9.2%
$24.67
+210.7%
-85.5%$3.02B$2.26B-6.846,464
ENV
Envestnet
1.866 of 5 stars
$53.70
+1.7%
$82.57
+53.8%
-29.5%$2.96B$1.19B-191.784,375
FOUR
Shift4 Payments
2.0804 of 5 stars
$33.75
-3.4%
$70.42
+108.6%
-63.9%$2.84B$1.37B-78.491,753Gap Down
FLYW
Flywire
1.9728 of 5 stars
$19.88
+8.0%
$38.43
+93.3%
-47.5%$2.13B$201.15M-41.42665
CBZ
CBIZ
1.4213 of 5 stars
$40.06
-1.3%
N/A+23.4%$2.09B$1.10B27.076,000Short Interest ↑
Gap Down
EVOP
EVO Payments
2.2621 of 5 stars
$23.85
+0.2%
$28.50
+19.5%
-17.7%$2.00B$496.64M795.272,200Positive News
FA
First Advantage
2.2088 of 5 stars
$12.92
+0.2%
$24.07
+86.3%
-35.6%$1.98B$712.29M39.155,500
TTGT
TechTarget
2.0582 of 5 stars
$66.69
+1.5%
$104.80
+57.1%
-13.5%$1.97B$263.43M392.291,000
NUTX
Nutex Health
0.4634 of 5 stars
$3.03
-1.3%
N/AN/A$1.96B$18.79M0.00N/ANews Coverage
Positive News
BFH
Bread Financial
1.668 of 5 stars
$36.97
-0.2%
N/AN/A$1.84B$3.27B2.556,000Gap Down
OLO
OLO
1.79 of 5 stars
$11.07
+5.6%
$29.00
+162.0%
-69.6%$1.76B$149.37M-61.50639
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