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Visa Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.36 (-0.64 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $212.39
50-Day Range
MA: $205.88
52-Week Range
Now: $212.39
Volume11.56 million shs
Average Volume10.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$414.65 billion
P/E Ratio43.52
Dividend Yield0.60%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
Year Founded1958



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.85 billion
Cash Flow$6.24 per share
Book Value$16.05 per share


Net Income$10.87 billion


Outstanding Shares1,952,313,000
Market Cap$414.65 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.56 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

4th out of 442 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

2nd out of 192 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.36 (-0.64 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Visa (NYSE:V) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Visa a buy right now?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Visa in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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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When is Visa's next earnings date?

Visa is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 29th 2021.
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How were Visa's earnings last quarter?

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The credit-card processor reported $1.42 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.28 by $0.14. The credit-card processor earned $5.69 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.52 billion. Visa had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 37.22% and a net margin of 49.74%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.46 earnings per share.
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How has Visa's stock price 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 shares have increased by 22.8% and is now trading at $212.39.
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How often does Visa pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Visa?

Visa declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Monday, March 1st. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.60%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 11th.
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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 0.60%. Visa has been increasing its dividend for 12 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.
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When did Visa's stock split? How did Visa's stock split work?

Visa's stock split on Thursday, March 19th 2015. The 4-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 29th 2015. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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?

28 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Visa's shares. Their forecasts range from $175.00 to $270.00. On average, they anticipate Visa's stock price to reach $224.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.6% from the stock's current price.
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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 Alfred F. Kelly, Jr.'s approval rating as Visa's CEO?

738 employees have rated Visa CEO Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. on Glassdoor.com. Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. has an approval rating of 94% among Visa's employees. This puts Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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).

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.53%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.99%), FMR LLC (3.24%), Morgan Stanley (2.09%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.14%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.02%). Company insiders that own Visa stock include Alfred F Kelly Jr, Denise M Morrison, James H Hoffmeister, Lloyd Carney, Lynne Biggar, Rajat Taneja, Ryan Mcinerney, Tullier Kelly Mahon, Vasant M Prabhu and William M Sheedy.
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Which institutional investors are selling Visa stock?

V stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Jennison Associates LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, and Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.. 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.
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Which institutional investors are buying Visa stock?

V stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Viking Global Investors LP, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, FIL Ltd, Sands Capital Management LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, and Clearbridge Investments 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.
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What is Visa's stock price today?

One share of V stock can currently be purchased for approximately $212.39.

How much money does Visa make?

Visa has a market capitalization of $414.65 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.

How many employees does Visa have?

Visa employs 20,500 workers across the globe.

When was Visa founded?

Visa was founded in 1958.

What is Visa's official website?

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

Where are Visa's headquarters?

Visa is headquartered at P.O. BOX 8999, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94128.

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 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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