PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) has risen 77.14% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending.
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.55 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.52. Similarly, the Earnings Yield Five Year Average is the five year average operating income or EBIT divided by the current enterprise value. The business is expected to announce its next earnings report on Wednesday, April 25th.
Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD. maintained its stake in shares of Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The present company's value now stands at 92.96B, and its main offices are based in USA. The Value Composite Two of PayPal Holdings, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stephens given on Tuesday, January 9.
The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $3.75 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $3.57 Billion and $3.87 Billion respectively. PayPal had a net margin of 13.71% and a return on equity of 11.59%.
Several research firms have recently commented on PYPL.
Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) has been assigned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the forty-five analysts that are now covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $77.71. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Wedbush. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 8 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 31 by SunTrust. Analysts have placed a $85.22 price target on PayPal Holdings, Inc., suggesting a 10.29% gain from recent close.
In other PayPal news, insider Daniel H. Schulman sold 26,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 29th. San Francisco Sentry Investment Group CA boosted its position in shares of PayPal by 352.8% during the third quarter. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, COO William J. Ready sold 60,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 2nd. Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on PayPal from $77.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, February 1st. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.22% of the company's stock. For instance, the estimated stock performance now is 4.62% for this week, while the estimated performance for the whole month stands at -7.25%. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 18,480 shares in the company, valued at $1,438,483.20. Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI now owns 1,434 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $106,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Finally, Risk Paradigm Group LLC lifted its position in PayPal by 282.5% in the fourth quarter. Harding Loevner LP now owns 11,353,818 shares of the credit services provider's stock worth $381,030,000 after buying an additional 5,253,746 shares in the last quarter. FNY Partners Fund LP bought a new stake in Paypal Holdings during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $124,000.
Paypal stock opened at $76.44 on Friday. Forward P/E is a measure of the price-to-earnings ratio using forecasted earnings for the P/E calculation for the next fiscal year. A beta below 1 can indicate either an investment with lower volatility than the market, or a volatile investment whose price movements are not highly correlated with the market.
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