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Paymentus (PAY) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.35 (+1.87%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
147,839 shs
Average Volume
310,399 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.37 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Paymentus MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.13 Rating Score
0.0% Downside
$19.06 Price Target
Short Interest
5.13% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
1.29mentions of Paymentus in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$29,626 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.38 to $0.50 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.03 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

134th out of 312 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

51st out of 90 stocks

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About Paymentus Stock (NYSE:PAY)

Paymentus Holdings, Inc. provides cloud-based bill payment technology and solutions in the United States and internationally. The company offers electronic bill presentment and payment services, enterprise customer communication, and self-service revenue management to billers through a software-as-a-service technology platform. Its platform's payment processing includes credit cards, debit cards, eChecks, and digital wallets. It serves utility, financial service, government, insurance, telecommunication, real estate management, education, consumer finance, healthcare, and small business industries. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

PAY Stock Price History

PAY Stock News Headlines

What 5 Analyst Ratings Have To Say About Paymentus Holdings
Q1 2024 Paymentus Holdings Inc Earnings Call
Paymentus Holdings, Inc. Q1 Profit Increases, beats estimates
Expert Outlook: Paymentus Holdings Through The Eyes Of 4 Analysts
Paymentus: Robust Business With Secular Catalyst
PAY Apr 2024 20.000 call
PAY Apr 2024 7.500 put
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Business services, not elsewhere classified
Data Processing & Outsourced Services
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
8 Analysts


Net Income
$22.32 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$614.49 million
Cash Flow
$0.52 per share
Book Value
$3.54 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.37 billion
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PAY Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Paymentus stock right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paymentus in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" PAY shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Paymentus' stock price target for 2024?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Paymentus' stock. Their PAY share price targets range from $11.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $19.06 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.0%.
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How have PAY shares performed in 2024?

Paymentus' stock was trading at $17.87 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PAY shares have increased by 6.7% and is now trading at $19.07.
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When is Paymentus' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 5th 2024.
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How were Paymentus' earnings last quarter?

Paymentus Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PAY) posted its earnings results on Monday, March, 4th. The business services provider reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.03. The business services provider earned $164.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $157.38 million. Paymentus had a net margin of 4.43% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.74%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 24.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.02 earnings per share.

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

Paymentus updated its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $178.0 million-$183.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $178.0 million.

What other stocks do shareholders of Paymentus own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Paymentus investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Twitter (TWTR), Netflix (NFLX), NIKE (NKE), Alibaba Group (BABA), First Data (FDC), Walt Disney (DIS), Alphabet (GOOG), AT&T (T) and Endo International (ENDP).

When did Paymentus IPO?

Paymentus (PAY) raised $200 million in an IPO on Wednesday, May 26th 2021. The company issued 10,000,000 shares at $19.00-$21.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, BofA Securities and Citigroup served as the underwriters for the IPO and Baird, Nomura, Raymond James, Wells Fargo Securities, Fifth Third Securities, PNC Securities, AmeriVet and C.L. King & Associates were co-managers.

Who are Paymentus' major shareholders?

Paymentus' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (1.12%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (0.49%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.28%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.17%), Quadrature Capital Ltd (0.06%) and ClariVest Asset Management LLC (0.05%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew A Gerber, Dushyant Sharma, Gary Trainor, Gerasimos (Jerry) Portocalis, Matt Parson and Paul E Seamon.
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How do I buy shares of Paymentus?

Shares of PAY stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:PAY) was last updated on 5/26/2024 by Staff

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