Square Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.28 (+1.27 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $261.65
50-Day Range
MA: $233.67
52-Week Range
Now: $261.65
Volume14.97 million shs
Average Volume10.89 million shs
Market Capitalization$118.95 billion
P/E Ratio415.32
Dividend YieldN/A
Square, Inc. provides payment and point-of-sale solutions in the United States and internationally. The company's commerce ecosystem includes point-of-sale software and hardware that enables sellers to turn mobile and computing devices into payment and point-of-sale solutions. It offers hardware products, including Magstripe reader, which enables swiped transactions of magnetic stripe cards; Contactless and chip reader that accepts EMV® chip cards and Near Field Communication payments; Chip card reader, which accepts EMV® chip cards and enables swiped transactions of magnetic stripe cards; Square Stand, which enables an iPad to be used as a payment terminal or full point of sale solution; and Square Register that combines its hardware, point-of-sale software, and payments technology, as well as managed payments solutions. The company also provides Square Point of Sale software; Cash App, which provides access to the financial system, allowing customers to electronically send, store, and spend money; Caviar, a food ordering platform for restaurants to offer food ordering, pickup and delivery, to their customers; and Square Capital that facilitates loans to sellers based on real-time payment and point-of-sale data. Square, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Year Founded2009



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.71 billion
Cash Flow$0.42 per share
Book Value$3.96 per share


Net Income$375.45 million


Market Cap$118.95 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Confirmed)


Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) CFO Sells $661,753.98 in Stock
April 9, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group
April 9, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) CFO Amrita Ahuja Sells 3,048 Shares
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) CEO Sells $23,013,000.00 in Stock
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Given New $330.00 Price Target at Barclays
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Oddo Bhf
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Trading 2.6% Higher
April 7, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Stock Price Up 8.5%
March 31, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Trading Down 9% After Insider Selling
March 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Square (NYSE:SQ) Now Covered by Redburn Partners
March 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
P/E Ratio Insights for Square Inc's
February 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Understanding Square's Unusual Options Activity
January 26, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Square launches $1B private debt offering in two tranches
November 9, 2020 |  seekingalpha.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.32 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

469th out of 1,542 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

107th out of 284 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+3.28 (+1.27 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Square (NYSE:SQ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Square a buy right now?

44 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Square in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 16 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Square stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SQ, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Square?

Wall Street analysts have given Square a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Square wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Square's next earnings date?

Square is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How can I listen to Square's earnings call?

Square will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 6th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Square's earnings last quarter?

Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 23rd. The technology company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.08. The technology company had revenue of $3.03 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.11 billion. Square had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 0.01% and a net margin of 4.05%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 139.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.23 EPS.
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How has Square's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Square's stock was trading at $62.44 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SQ stock has increased by 319.0% and is now trading at $261.65.
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What price target have analysts set for SQ?

44 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Square's stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $380.00. On average, they expect Square's stock price to reach $223.27 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.7%.
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Who are Square's key executives?

Square's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jack Dorsey, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 41) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. James Morgan McKelvey Jr., Co-Founder (Age 53)
  • Ms. Sarah Friar, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Hillary B. Smith, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Ms. Alyssa Henry, Seller Lead (Age 48) (LinkedIn Profile)

What is Jack Dorsey's approval rating as Square's CEO?

436 employees have rated Square CEO Jack Dorsey on Glassdoor.com. Jack Dorsey has an approval rating of 89% among Square's employees.

Who are some of Square's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Square own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Square investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), PayPal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), salesforce.com (CRM), The Walt Disney (DIS) and Shopify (SHOP).

When did Square IPO?

(SQ) raised $324 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, November 19th 2015. The company issued 27,000,000 shares at $11.00-$13.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Barclays, Deutsche Bank Securities, Jefferies, RBC Capital Markets, Stifel, LOYAL3 Securities and SMBC Nikko were co-managers.

What is Square's stock symbol?

Square trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SQ."

Who are Square's major shareholders?

Square's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Abner Herrman & Brock LLC (0.01%), Parcion Private Wealth LLC (0.01%), EFG Asset Management Americas Corp. (0.00%), Modus Advisors LLC (0.00%), Red Spruce Capital LLC (0.00%) and M&R Capital Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Square stock include Ajmere Dale, Alyssa Henry, Amrita Ahuja, Brian Grassadonia, David A Viniar, Jack Dorsey, Jacqueline D Reses, James Morgan Jr Mckelvey, James Morgan Jr Mckelvey, Mary G Meeker, Paul Deighton and Sivan Whiteley.
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Which major investors are selling Square stock?

SQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EFG Asset Management Americas Corp., KMG Fiduciary Partners LLC, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Red Spruce Capital LLC, Carroll Financial Associates Inc., LVZ Advisors Inc., Fulton Bank N.A., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Square company stock in the last year include Ajmere Dale, Alyssa Henry, Amrita Ahuja, Brian Grassadonia, David A Viniar, Jack Dorsey, Jacqueline D Reses, James Morgan Jr Mckelvey, Mary G Meeker, Paul Deighton, and Sivan Whiteley.
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Which major investors are buying Square stock?

SQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, Parcion Private Wealth LLC, Modus Advisors LLC, Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, M&R Capital Management Inc., Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, and Edge Wealth Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Square?

Shares of SQ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Square's stock price today?

One share of SQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $261.65.

How much money does Square make?

Square has a market capitalization of $118.95 billion and generates $4.71 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $375.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.17 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Square have?

Square employs 3,835 workers across the globe.

When was Square founded?

Square was founded in 2009.

What is Square's official website?

The official website for Square is www.squareup.com.

Where are Square's headquarters?

Square is headquartered at 1455 MARKET STREET SUITE 600, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94103.

How can I contact Square?

Square's mailing address is 1455 MARKET STREET SUITE 600, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94103. The technology company can be reached via phone at 415-375-3176 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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