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Visa Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.12 (-1.52 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $202.02
50-Day Range
MA: $210.27
52-Week Range
Now: $202.02
Volume7.32 million shs
Average Volume8.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$393.65 billion
P/E Ratio41.40
Dividend Yield0.62%
Visa Inc. operates as a payments technology company worldwide. The company facilitates digital payments among consumers, merchants, financial institutions, businesses, strategic partners, and government entities. It operates VisaNet, a transaction processing network that enables authorization, clearing, and settlement of payment transactions. In addition, the company offers card products, platforms, and value-added services. It provides its services under the Visa, Visa Electron, Interlink, VPAY, and PLUS brands. The company was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Overall MarketRank

2.76 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

1st out of 442 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

1st out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.85 billion
Cash Flow$5.93 per share
Book Value$16.05 per share


Net Income$10.87 billion


Outstanding Shares1,948,582,000
Market Cap$393.65 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Confirmed)
-3.12 (-1.52 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Visa (NYSE:V) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Visa's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Visa's stock was trading at $172.95 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, V stock has increased by 16.8% and is now trading at $202.02.
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Is Visa a buy right now?

29 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Visa in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 25 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Visa stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Visa?

Wall Street analysts have given Visa a "Buy" 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 Visa wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Visa's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Visa CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Visa's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Visa's next earnings date?

Visa is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 28th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Visa

How can I listen to Visa's earnings call?

Visa will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 28th 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 Visa's earnings last quarter?

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The credit-card processor reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.03. The credit-card processor earned $5.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.03 billion. Visa had a return on equity of 37.22% and a net margin of 49.74%.
View Visa's earnings history

How often does Visa pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Visa?

Visa announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 30th. Investors of record on Friday, November 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 12th. This is a positive change from Visa's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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Is Visa a good dividend stock?

Visa pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.62%. Visa has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Visa is 25.40%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Visa will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.91% next year. This indicates that Visa will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Visa's dividend history.

When did Visa's stock split? How did Visa's stock split work?

Shares of Visa split on Thursday, March 19th 2015. The 4-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 29th 2015. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, March 18th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Visa stock prior to the split would have 400 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for V?

29 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Visa's stock. Their forecasts range from $175.00 to $270.00. On average, they expect Visa's share price to reach $222.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Visa's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Visa own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Visa investors own include Mastercard (MA), NVIDIA (NVDA), The Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), PayPal (PYPL), The Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and salesforce.com (CRM).

Who are Visa's key executives?

Visa's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alfred Francis Kelly Jr., Chairman & CEO (Age 63, Pay $4.78M)
  • Mr. Ryan M. McInerney, Pres (Age 46, Pay $2.89M)
  • Mr. Vasant M. Prabhu, Vice Chairman & CFO (Age 61, Pay $2.88M)
  • Mr. Rajat Taneja, Pres of Technology (Age 57, Pay $2.88M)
  • Mr. Paul D. Fabara, Exec. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 55, Pay $10.55M)
  • Mr. James H. Hoffmeister, Sr. VP, Global Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Kelly Mahon Tullier, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Admin. Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Mike Milotich, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Lynne Biggar, Exec. VP and Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 58)
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Grant, Exec. VP of HR & Chief HR Officer (Age 49)

What is Visa's stock symbol?

Visa trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "V."

Who are Visa's major shareholders?

Visa's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.05%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.04%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.04%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.03%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.03%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Visa stock include Alfred F Kelly Jr, Denise M Morrison, Ellen Richey, James H Hoffmeister, Lloyd Carney, Lynne Biggar, Rajat Taneja, Ryan Mcinerney, Tullier Kelly Mahon, Vasant M Prabhu and William M Sheedy.
View institutional ownership trends for Visa

Which major investors are selling Visa stock?

V stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Cadinha & Co. LLC, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Centre Asset Management LLC, and Consolidated Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Visa company stock in the last year include Alfred F Kelly Jr, James H Hoffmeister, Lloyd Carney, Lynne Biggar, Rajat Taneja, and Ryan Mcinerney.
View insider buying and selling activity for Visa
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Which major investors are buying Visa stock?

V stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Metropolis Capital Ltd, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Private Capital Advisors Inc., Liberty Capital Management Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Bennett Selby Investments LP, and Peregrine Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Visa?

Shares of V 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.

What is Visa's stock price today?

One share of V stock can currently be purchased for approximately $202.02.

How big of a company is Visa?

Visa has a market capitalization of $393.65 billion and generates $21.85 billion in revenue each year. The credit-card processor earns $10.87 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.04 on an earnings per share basis. Visa employs 20,500 workers across the globe.

What is Visa's official website?

The official website for Visa is usa.visa.com.

How can I contact Visa?

Visa's mailing address is P.O. BOX 8999, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94128. The credit-card processor can be reached via phone at 650-432-3200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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