NYSE:WP - Worldpay Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$110.39 +0.11 (+0.10 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 06:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$110.39
Today's Range$109.54 - $111.32
52-Week Range$70.41 - $112.90
Volume6.68 million shs
Average Volume5.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.30 billion
P/E Ratio30.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.88
Worldpay, Inc., through its subsidiary, Vantiv Holding, LLC, provides electronic payment processing services to merchants and financial institutions in the United States, Europe, and Asia. It operates in two segments, Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The Merchant Services segment offers merchant acquiring and payment processing services, such as authorization and settlement, customer service, chargeback and retrieval processing, and interchange management to national merchants, and regional and small-to-mid sized businesses. This segment also provides value-added services, such as omni-channel acceptance, prepaid services, and gift card solutions; and security solutions, including point-to-point encryption and tokenization at the point of sale and for e-commerce transactions. The Financial Institution Services segment offers card issuer processing, payment network processing, fraud protection, card production, prepaid program management, automated teller machine driving, portfolio optimization, data analytics, and card program marketing, as well as network gateway and switching services. It also provides statement production, and collections and inbound/outbound call centers for credit transactions, as well as other services, which include credit card portfolio analytics, program strategy and support, fraud and security management, and chargeback and dispute services. This segment serves financial institutions comprising regional banks, community banks, credit unions, and regional personal identification number networks. It markets its services through distribution channels, such as national, regional, and mid-market sales teams, as well as through third-party reseller clients and telesales operation. The company has a strategic partnership with Paysafe Group. The company was formerly known as Vantiv, Inc. and changed its name to Worldpay, Inc. in January 2018. Worldpay, Inc. was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryData Processing & Outsourced Services
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIP92210H10
Phone513-900-5250

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.93 billion
Cash Flow$7.5765 per share
Book Value$32.84 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,900
Market Cap$34.30 billion
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Worldpay (NYSE:WP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Worldpay's stock symbol?

Worldpay trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WP."

How were Worldpay's earnings last quarter?

Worldpay Inc (NYSE:WP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 26th. The business services provider reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.08 by $0.04. The business services provider had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.04 billion. Worldpay had a net margin of 0.33% and a return on equity of 10.80%. The company's revenue was up 84.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.97 EPS. View Worldpay's Earnings History.

When is Worldpay's next earnings date?

Worldpay is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Worldpay.

What guidance has Worldpay issued on next quarter's earnings?

Worldpay updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.50-4.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.60. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.2-4.26 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.26 billion.Worldpay also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.50-4.60 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for WP?

29 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Worldpay's shares. Their predictions range from $85.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Worldpay's stock price to reach $107.2164 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Worldpay.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Worldpay?

29 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Worldpay in the last year. There are currently 13 hold ratings and 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Worldpay.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Worldpay stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Worldpay stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Worldpay, Inc. is a payment provider to power global integrated omni-commerce, any payment, anywhere. Worldpay Inc., formerly known as Vantiv Inc., is based in LONDON. " (3/2/2019)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ": We maintain our Overweight rating and 12-month price target of $105 on WP*. Worldpay reported results slightly above expectations. 2019 guidance was issued, slightly below expectations. We look to the call to provide further merger updates, performance in the high growth channels, including eCommerce, margin profile, and recent Merchant signing activity/ramps. WP is trading +3% in premarket trading." (2/26/2019)

Has Worldpay been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WP stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Worldpay earned a news sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Worldpay's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Worldpay own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Worldpay investors own include Paypal (PYPL), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Mastercard (MA), Align Technology (ALGN), Home Depot (HD), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Adobe (ADBE).

Who are Worldpay's key executives?

Worldpay's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles D. Drucker, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Mark L. Heimbouch, Pres, COO & Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Stephanie Ferris, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Royal W. Cole III, Exec. VP & Head of the North American Region (Age 58)
  • Mr. Matthew Taylor, Exec. VP of Global Integrated Payments & SMB eCommerce (Age 43)

Who are Worldpay's major shareholders?

Worldpay's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.03%), Lunia Capital LP (4.88%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (2.52%), Flossbach Von Storch AG (2.50%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.36%) and Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (1.35%). Company insiders that own Worldpay stock include Charles Drucker, Christopher A Thompson, Kimberly Martin, Mark L Heimbouch, Matt Taylor, Philip Jansen, Rohinton Kalifa, Royal Cole and Stephanie Ferris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Worldpay.

Which institutional investors are selling Worldpay stock?

WP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, FMR LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Third Point LLC and Bessemer Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Worldpay company stock in the last year include Charles Drucker, Christopher A Thompson, Mark L Heimbouch, Matt Taylor, Philip Jansen, Rohinton Kalifa, Royal Cole and Stephanie Ferris. View Insider Buying and Selling for Worldpay.

Which institutional investors are buying Worldpay stock?

WP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Flossbach Von Storch AG, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Intermede Investment Partners Ltd and Mackenzie Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Worldpay.

How do I buy shares of Worldpay?

Shares of WP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Worldpay's stock price today?

One share of WP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $110.39.

How big of a company is Worldpay?

Worldpay has a market capitalization of $34.30 billion and generates $3.93 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $12.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.68 on an earnings per share basis. Worldpay employs 1,900 workers across the globe.

What is Worldpay's official website?

The official website for Worldpay is http://www.worldpay.com.

How can I contact Worldpay?

Worldpay's mailing address is 8500 GOVERNOR`S HILL DRIVE, SYMMES TOWNSHIP OH, 45249. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 513-900-5250 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Worldpay (NYSE WP)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  845 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  676 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,521
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Worldpay and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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