NASDAQ:UEPS - Net 1 UEPS Technologies Stock Price, Price Target & More

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$8.63 -0.17 (-1.93 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.80
Today's Range$8.62 - $8.84
52-Week Range$8.05 - $13.20
Volume235,453 shs
Average Volume219,270 shs
Market Capitalization$512.33 million
P/E Ratio5.11
Dividend YieldN/A
Net 1 UEPS Technologies logoNet 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. provides payment solutions, transaction processing services, and financial technologies to various industries in South Africa, South Korea, and internationally. The company develops and markets transaction processing solutions that comprise its smart card-based alternative payment system for the unbanked and under-banked populations of developing economies, and for mobile transaction channels. It operates through three segments: South African Transaction Processing, International Transaction Processing, and Financial Inclusion and Applied Technologies. The South African Transaction Processing segment provides welfare benefit distribution services to the South African government and transaction processing for retailers, utilities, and banks. The International Transaction Processing segment offers payment processing services to merchants and card issuers through its value-added network. The Financial Inclusion and Applied Technologies segment provides short-term loans; and smart card accounts. This segment also sells prepaid products comprising electricity and airtime, as well as hardware and software products; and offers life insurance products. Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Receive UEPS News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UEPS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Functions related to depository banking
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.02
Current Ratio1.32
Quick Ratio1.29


Trailing P/E Ratio5.11
Forward P/E Ratio5.26
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$610.07 million
Price / Sales0.80
Cash Flow$2.2533 per share
Price / Cash3.83
Book Value$12.29 per share
Price / Book0.70


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.69
Net Income$72.95 million
Net Margins7.01%
Return on Equity15.79%
Return on Assets8.61%


Outstanding Shares56,860,000

Net 1 UEPS Technologies (NASDAQ:UEPS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Net 1 UEPS Technologies' stock symbol?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UEPS."

How were Net 1 UEPS Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:UEPS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 10th. The business services provider reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.53. The business services provider earned $162.72 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $144.13 million. Net 1 UEPS Technologies had a net margin of 7.01% and a return on equity of 15.79%. View Net 1 UEPS Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Net 1 UEPS Technologies' next earnings date?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Net 1 UEPS Technologies.

What guidance has Net 1 UEPS Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.61 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for UEPS?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Net 1 UEPS Technologies' shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Net 1 UEPS Technologies' stock price to reach $15.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Net 1 UEPS Technologies.

Who are some of Net 1 UEPS Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Net 1 UEPS Technologies' key executives?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Herman Gideon Kotzé, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Nitin Soma, Chief Technology Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Phil-Hyun Oh, CEO & Pres of KSNET, Inc (Age 59)
  • Dr. Serge Christian Pierre Belamant, Consultant (Age 64)
  • Mr. Alexander Michael Ramsay Smith CA, CFO, Sec., Treasurer & Director (Age 49)

Has Net 1 UEPS Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about UEPS stock has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Net 1 UEPS Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 46.59 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Net 1 UEPS Technologies' major shareholders?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (3.12%), Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (2.99%), Hosking Partners LLP (0.94%), Lyon Street Capital LLC (0.44%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.42%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.38%). Company insiders that own Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock include Alasdair Jonathan Kemsley Pein, Christopher Stefan Seabrooke, Herman Kotze, Nitin Soma, Paul Edwards and Philip Marc Belamant. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Net 1 UEPS Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock?

UEPS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, California Public Employees Retirement System, AlphaMark Advisors LLC and Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have sold Net 1 UEPS Technologies company stock in the last year include Alasdair Jonathan Kemsley Pein, Christopher Stefan Seabrooke and Paul Edwards. View Insider Buying and Selling for Net 1 UEPS Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock?

UEPS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C., Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd., Messner & Smith Theme Value Investment Management Ltd. CA, Lyon Street Capital LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Firsthand Capital Management Inc. and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. Company insiders that have bought Net 1 UEPS Technologies stock in the last two years include Christopher Stefan Seabrooke and Herman Kotze. View Insider Buying and Selling for Net 1 UEPS Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Net 1 UEPS Technologies?

Shares of UEPS 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 Net 1 UEPS Technologies' stock price today?

One share of UEPS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.63.

How big of a company is Net 1 UEPS Technologies?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies has a market capitalization of $512.33 million and generates $610.07 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $72.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis. Net 1 UEPS Technologies employs 5,358 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Net 1 UEPS Technologies?

Net 1 UEPS Technologies' mailing address is Cnr. Jan Smuts Avenue and Bolton Road President Place 4th Floor, Johannesburg T3, 2196. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 27-11-343-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Net 1 UEPS Technologies (UEPS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  141 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  141 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  282
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Net 1 UEPS Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UEPS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UEPS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with's FREE daily email newsletter.