Square Company Profile (NYSE:SQ)

About Square

Square logoSquare, Inc. enables payment processing, and also offers financial and marketing services. The Company provides sellers various tools to start, run, manage and grow their businesses. It serves sellers of all sizes, ranging from a single vendor at a farmers' market to multinational businesses. It serves as a payment service provider, acting as the touch point for the seller to the rest of the payment chain. Square Register is a point of sale (POS) software application for iPhone operating software (iOS) and Android, and is available to sellers across the world. Square Reader for magnetic stripe cards plugs into the standard headset jack of a mobile device, enabling swiped transactions. Square Customer Engagement helps sellers analyze and understand their businesses, engage their buyers in ongoing conversations, and promote their offerings through e-mail marketing. Caviar offers a food delivery service to help restaurants reach new customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SQ
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.29
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.01
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -36.44
  • P/E Growth: -0.99
  • Market Cap: $4.23B
  • Outstanding Shares: 341,764,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Square (NYSE:SQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 13 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: $12.77 (3.09% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Square (NYSE:SQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/22/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$8.06 -> $15.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$10.00 -> $11.50View Rating Details
8/5/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$15.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral$10.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/4/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$16.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$11.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$10.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetHold$7.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHold$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$12.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$15.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016Compass PointBoost Price TargetBuy$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/15/2016Craig HallumInitiated CoverageHold$7.50View Rating Details
5/23/2016StephensInitiated CoverageOverweightView Rating Details
5/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight$14.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016Monness Crespi & HardtDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/22/2016Credit Agricole SAInitiated CoverageOutperform$14.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$15.00View Rating Details
3/10/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/21/2016William BlairInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
12/15/2015Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageHold$13.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015SusquehannaInitiated CoverageNeutral$11.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Square (NYSE:SQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016        
8/3/2016Q216($0.11)($0.08)$406.93 million$439.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.09)($0.14)$342.66 million$146.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q415($0.13)($0.34)$340.60 million$374.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Square (NYSE:SQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.6 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.34 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.17)($0.15)($0.16)
Q2 20162($0.18)($0.09)($0.14)
Q3 20163($0.13)($0.04)($0.09)
Q4 20163($0.11)($0.08)($0.10)
Q1 20171($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q2 20171($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q3 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q4 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Square (NYSE:SQ)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Square (NYSE:SQ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/5/2016Dana WagnerInsiderSell50,000$11.29$564,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Lawrence Henry SummersDirectorSell115,625$11.08$1,281,125.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Dana WagnerInsiderSell6,953$9.77$67,930.81View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Sarah FriarCFOSell2,690$9.77$26,281.30View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016Dana WagnerInsiderSell2,655$8.65$22,965.75View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016James Morgan Jr. MckelveyDirectorSell135,000$9.80$1,323,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Dana WagnerInsiderSell200,000$9.43$1,886,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Jack DorseyCEOSell168,750$9.12$1,539,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Rizvi Traverse Management, LlcMajor ShareholderBuy750,000$9.00$6,750,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Square (NYSE:SQ)
DateHeadline
News IconSquare Inc. Surges After Stifel Upgrades To Buy (NYSE:SQ)
www.talkmarkets.com - August 23 at 7:41 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoSquare Inc (SQ) Upgraded To Buy At Stifel Over Strong Execution (NYSE:SQ)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 23 at 7:41 PM
fool.com logoWhy Toll Brothers, Square, and Tableau Software Jumped Today (NYSE:SQ)
www.fool.com - August 23 at 7:40 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoSquare Jumps 5%: Street Misunderstand Key Debates, Says Stifel (NYSE:SQ)
blogs.barrons.com - August 23 at 7:40 PM
fidaily.com logoStifel Nicolaus Boosts Rating On Square, Inc. Class A Common Sto (SQ) (NYSE:SQ)
www.fidaily.com - August 23 at 12:04 PM
benzinga.com logoSquare Is The Emerging Payments Platform; Stifel Upgrades To Buy (NYSE:SQ)
www.benzinga.com - August 23 at 12:04 PM
News IconSquare's Stock Rallies After Stifel Nicolaus Analyst Turns Bullish (NYSE:SQ)
www.foxbusiness.com - August 23 at 12:04 PM
schaeffersresearch.com logoAnalyst Upgrades: CF Industries Holdings, Inc., Square Inc, and Tableau Software Inc (NYSE:SQ)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - August 23 at 12:04 PM
thestreet.com logoSquare (SQ) Stock Gains on Ratings Upgrade (NYSE:SQ)
www.thestreet.com - August 23 at 12:04 PM
investorplace.com logoSquare Inc (SQ) Is Turning Heads Again (NYSE:SQ)
investorplace.com - August 23 at 10:37 AM
News IconJob Listings Hint at Square Expansion Plans in U.K., Beyond (NYSE:SQ)
paybefore.com - August 22 at 7:26 PM
News IconTown Square Financial Appears on Inc. Magazine's Elite Inc. 5000 List (NYSE:SQ)
www.prlog.org - August 22 at 7:26 PM
fool.com logoSquare Inc.'s Best Product in 2016 to Date (NYSE:SQ)
www.fool.com - August 22 at 10:16 AM
News IconSquare Inc (NYSE:SQ): SQ Stock is Sending a Flashing Buy Signal - Profit Confidential (NYSE:SQ)
www.profitconfidential.com - August 21 at 11:26 AM
News IconSquare Inc: SQ Stock is Sending a Flashing Buy Signal (NYSE:SQ)
www.profitconfidential.com - August 20 at 7:05 PM
schaeffersresearch.com logoBuzz Stocks: Deere & Company, The GEO Group Inc, and Square Inc - Schaeffers Research (blog) (NYSE:SQ)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - August 19 at 7:26 PM
News IconAnalyst Perspectives: Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) - Post Registrar (NYSE:SQ)
postregistrar.com - August 19 at 7:26 PM
insidermonkey.com logoSquare Inc. (SQ): Billionaire Steve Cohen's Point72 Asset Management Significantly Raises Stake - Insider Monkey (blog) (NYSE:SQ)
www.insidermonkey.com - August 19 at 7:26 PM
News IconUS company Square Inc's job openings signal European expansion - The Indian Express (NYSE:SQ)
indianexpress.com - August 19 at 7:26 PM
wsj.com logoSteven Cohen Vehicles Hold 5.4% of Square Inc. - Wall Street Journal (NYSE:SQ)
www.wsj.com - August 19 at 7:26 PM
News IconSquare Inc. (SQ): Billionaire Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management Significantly Raises Stake (NYSE:SQ)
feedproxy.google.com - August 19 at 2:57 PM
investorplace.com logoWhy Madison Square Garden (MSG) Stock Is Falling Today (NYSE:SQ)
investorplace.com - August 19 at 2:00 PM
investors.com logoSquare looking to ramp up Euro operations (NYSE:SQ)
www.proactiveinvestors.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
News IconSquare posts job openings for likely European expansion (NYSE:SQ)
venturebeat.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
schaeffersresearch.com logoBuzz Stocks: Deere & Company, The GEO Group Inc, and Square Inc (NYSE:SQ)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
reuters.com logoSquare posts job openings signaling European expansion (NYSE:SQ)
www.reuters.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
News IconSquare's job opening hints at expansion in Europe (NYSE:SQ)
timesofindia.indiatimes.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
News IconSquare's job ads hint that it's expanding to Europe (NYSE:SQ)
www.businessinsider.com - August 19 at 10:27 AM
4-traders.com logoMadison Square Garden : MSG NETWORKS INC. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (form 10-K) (NYSE:SQ)
www.4-traders.com - August 18 at 7:47 PM
wsj.com logoSteven Cohen Vehicles Hold 5.4% of Square Inc. (NYSE:SQ)
www.wsj.com - August 18 at 7:47 PM
News IconSquare Inc: Are Triple Gains Ahead For SQ Stock? (NYSE:SQ)
investorsbuz.com - August 18 at 7:47 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Steven Cohen Vehicles Hold 5.4% of Square Inc. (NYSE:SQ)
www.wsj.com - August 18 at 7:47 PM
News IconSquare Inc (NYSE:SQ): Are Triple Gains Ahead For SQ Stock? - Profit Confidential (NYSE:SQ)
www.profitconfidential.com - August 18 at 10:38 AM
thestreet.com logoIs Payment Tech Firm Square a Buying Opportunity on the Upswing? (NYSE:SQ)
www.thestreet.com - August 18 at 10:38 AM
bidnessetc.com logoSquare Inc (SQ) Cohesive Ecosystem An Anchor For Innovation: Pacific Crest - Bidness ETC (NYSE:SQ)
www.bidnessetc.com - August 16 at 7:40 PM
News IconSquare Yards partners US-based Barworks Inc, InvestUS Property (NYSE:SQ)
www.moneycontrol.com - August 16 at 10:52 AM
News IconSales and leases | Churches purchase Peninsula places (NYSE:SQ)
pilotonline.com - August 15 at 7:55 PM
News IconPershing Square Reduces Canadian Pacific, Zoetis Stakes (NYSE:SQ)
www.foxbusiness.com - August 15 at 7:55 PM
thecountrycaller.com logoRizvi's Firm Halves Twitter Inc (TWTR) Stake, Increases Holding in Square Inc (SQ) (NYSE:SQ)
www.thecountrycaller.com - August 15 at 7:55 PM
fool.com logoSquare Is Extending Loans Beyond Its Reach (NYSE:SQ)
www.fool.com - August 15 at 7:55 PM
News IconTechnology Stocks under Discussion: Marketo Inc (NASDAQ:MKTO), Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) - Post Registrar (NYSE:SQ)
postregistrar.com - August 15 at 9:42 AM
investopedia.com logoWho Is Driving Twitter's Management Team? (NYSE:SQ)
www.investopedia.com - August 15 at 9:42 AM
News IconStock to Track: Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) | | Post Registrar - Post Registrar (NYSE:SQ)
postregistrar.com - August 13 at 10:22 AM
News IconSecretive Rizvi Halves Twitter Stake, Buys Square Stock (NYSE:SQ)
www.foxbusiness.com - August 12 at 7:42 PM
4-traders.com logoMadison Square Garden : MSG Networks Names Brendan Burke as Play-by-Play Announcer for the New York Islanders (NYSE:SQ)
www.4-traders.com - August 12 at 7:42 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Square Inc says Dana Wagner to resign as general counsel, corporate ... - Reuters (NYSE:SQ)
www.reuters.com - August 12 at 10:46 AM
News IconSquare's GC Wagner to Resign (NYSE:SQ)
www.therecorder.com - August 11 at 8:06 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Square Inc says Dana Wagner to resign as general counsel, corporate secretary (NYSE:SQ)
www.reuters.com - August 11 at 8:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSQUARE, INC. Financials (NYSE:SQ)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 8:06 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSQUARE, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:SQ)
biz.yahoo.com - August 11 at 8:06 PM

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Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff