Square Stock Forecast, Price & News

$266.60
+5.53 (+2.12 %)
(As of 09/23/2021 11:16 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$262.00
$267.96
50-Day Range
$233.69
$281.81
52-Week Range
$147.80
$289.23
Volume206,699 shs
Average Volume9.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$122.56 billion
P/E Ratio233.86
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.43
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About Square

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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2.49 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

143rd out of 857 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

30th out of 249 stocks

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Square (NYSE:SQ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Square a buy right now?

39 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Square in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 27 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Square stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Square?

Wall Street analysts have given Square a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Square wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Square?

Square saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 36,110,000 shares, an increase of 12.8% from the July 29th total of 32,000,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,300,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 9.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Square's next earnings date?

Square is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Square's earnings last quarter?

Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) released its earnings results on Saturday, July, 31st. The technology company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.35. The technology company earned $4.68 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.05 billion. Square had a net margin of 3.60% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.94%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 143.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.18 EPS.
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How has Square's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Square's stock was trading at $62.44 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SQ shares have increased by 326.4% and is now trading at $266.27.
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What price target have analysts set for SQ?

39 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Square's stock. Their forecasts range from $114.00 to $380.00. On average, they anticipate Square's stock price to reach $274.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Square's key executives?

Square's management team includes the following people:

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 (IPO) 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 acted 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 Vanguard Group Inc. (5.39%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.32%), Susquehanna International Group LLP (0.00%), ARK Investment Management LLC (1.77%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (1.48%) and Lone Pine Capital LLC (1.24%). Company insiders that own Square stock include Ajmere Dale, Alyssa Henry, Amrita Ahuja, Brian Grassadonia, David A Viniar, Ernest C Garcia II, Jack Dorsey, Jacqueline D Reses, James Morgan Jr Mckelvey, Mary G Meeker, Mohan Maheswaran, 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 New York State Common Retirement Fund, ARK Investment Management LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., Susquehanna International Group LLP, Royal Bank of Canada, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Credit Suisse AG, and Bessemer Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Square company stock in the last year include Ajmere Dale, Alyssa Henry, Amrita Ahuja, Brian Grassadonia, David A Viniar, Ernest C Garcia II, Jack Dorsey, James Morgan Jr Mckelvey, Mary G Meeker, Mohan Maheswaran, and Sivan Whiteley.
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Which major investors are buying Square stock?

SQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lone Pine Capital LLC, Simplex Trading LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Coatue Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., MUFG Securities EMEA plc, and Deutsche Bank AG.
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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 $266.27.

How much money does Square make?

Square has a market capitalization of $122.40 billion and generates $9.50 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $213.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.02 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Square have?

Square employs 5,477 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?

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 9/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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