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

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$120.01 -1.97 (-1.62 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$121.98
Today's Range$119.85 - $123.2350
52-Week Range$70.41 - $123.24
Volume2.21 million shs
Average Volume3.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$37.35 billion
P/E Ratio32.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.9
Worldpay, Inc., through its subsidiary, Worldpay Holding, LLC, provides electronic payment processing services in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australasia. It operates in two segments, Technology Solutions, Merchant Solutions, and Issuer Solutions. The company offers merchant acquiring and payment processing services, such as authorization and settlement, customer service, chargeback and retrieval processing, and interchange management. It also provides value-added services, such data analytics and information management solutions, foreign currency management, and various funding options; and security solutions, including point-to-point encryption and tokenization at the point of sale and for e-commerce transactions. In addition, the company 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. Further, it provides card and statement production, and collections and inbound/outbound call centers. The company serves merchants and financial institutions comprising regional banks, community banks, credit unions, and regional personal identification number networks through direct sales forces and referral partners. 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$7.4680 per share
Book Value$34.10 per share

Profitability

Net Income$12.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,900
Market Cap$37.35 billion
Next Earnings Date8/8/2019 (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) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The business services provider reported $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.10. The business services provider earned $970 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $950.37 million. Worldpay had a net margin of 3.63% and a return on equity of 11.28%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.81 earnings per share. View Worldpay's Earnings History.

When is Worldpay's next earnings date?

Worldpay is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Worldpay.

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

Worldpay issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.60-4.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.60. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.215-4.275 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.26 billion.Worldpay also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.60-4.70 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for WP?

29 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Worldpay's stock. Their predictions range from $85.00 to $143.00. On average, they anticipate Worldpay's stock price to reach $110.6164 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%. 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 15 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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. " (5/22/2019)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ": We lower our rating to Neutral from Overweight rating given the pending merger and raise our 12-month price target to $119 from $110 on WP. Worldpay reported results slightly above expectations. 2019 guidance was raised. WP did not hold its conference call due to the merger." (5/3/2019)

Has Worldpay been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WP stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Worldpay earned a coverage optimism score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact 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), Align Technology (ALGN), Netflix (NFLX), Home Depot (HD), Boeing (BA), Mastercard (MA), Adobe (ADBE) and UnitedHealth Group (unh).

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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.98%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.80%), Flossbach Von Storch AG (1.70%), Select Equity Group L.P. (1.49%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (1.23%) and Investec Asset Management LTD (1.12%). 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, Shane Happach and Stephanie Ferris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Worldpay.

Which major investors are selling Worldpay stock?

WP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Flossbach Von Storch AG, American Century Companies Inc., FMR LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Select Equity Group L.P. and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Worldpay company stock in the last year include Christopher A Thompson, Mark L Heimbouch, Matt Taylor, Philip Jansen, Rohinton Kalifa, Royal Cole, Shane Happach and Stephanie Ferris. View Insider Buying and Selling for Worldpay.

Which major investors are buying Worldpay stock?

WP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Alpine Associates Management Inc., CNH Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Neuberger Berman Group LLC and SG Americas Securities LLC. 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 $120.01.

How big of a company is Worldpay?

Worldpay has a market capitalization of $37.35 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:  870 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  708 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,578
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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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