PayPal Holdings, Inc. operates a technology platform that enables digital payments on behalf of merchants and consumers worldwide.
PayPal stock last closed at $75.94, up 2.08% from the previous day, and has decreased 34.34% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Credit Services industry by 0.15 percentage points. PayPal stock is currently +14.39% from its 52-week low of $66.39, and -38.22% from its 52-week high of $122.92.
As of Mar 31, 2023, there are 1.13B shares of PYPL outstanding. The market capitalization of PYPL is $85.92B. In the past 24 hours, 8.33M PYPL shares were traded.
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Out of 21 Equities analysts who give ratings on PYPL, the consensus analyst rating on PayPal is a Strong Buy
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James Fotheringham, a top 9% analyst from BMO Capital maintains PYPL with a buy rating and lowers their PYPL price target from $117.00 to $108.00, on Feb 13, 2023.
Fotheringham lowered his price target on PayPal Holdings Inc. by 7.7% following the release of the company’s Q4 and FY 2022 earnings in 2023/02/09.
The analyst said he raised his FY 2023 EPS by $0.05 (to $4.87) after the company reported a Q4 "cost-driven earnings beat."
However, because the stock valuation's key determinant is revenue growth rather than margins, he reduced his PT on PayPal's lower assumed organic revenue growth potential, Fotheringham added.
PayPal Holdings reported:
For FY 2022:
For Q1 2023:
For FY 2023:
Acting CFO Gabrielle Rabinovitch commented: "Our 2022 results demonstrate the ongoing progress we are making to optimize our cost structure while continuing to invest in our high-conviction initiatives.
"We believe PayPal’s combination of scale, profitability, and stability is a strategic advantage as we navigate this dynamic environment.“
Dominick Gabriele, a bottom 15% analyst from Oppenheimer maintains PYPL with a buy rating and raises their PYPL price target from $85.00 to $90.00, on Feb 10, 2023.
Jeff Cantwell, a bottom 18% analyst from Wells Fargo maintains PYPL with a strong buy rating and raises their PYPL price target from $95.00 to $97.00, on Feb 10, 2023.
Dan Dolev, a bottom 1% analyst from Mizuho reiterates PYPL with a strong buy rating and maintains their PYPL price target from $100.00 to $100.00, on Feb 10, 2023.
Joseph Vafi, a top 35% analyst from Canaccord Genuity reiterates PYPL with a strong buy rating and maintains their PYPL price target from $160.00 to $160.00, on Feb 10, 2023.
You can dive deeper into what analysts are saying on the PayPal stock forecast page.
Last year, PYPL earnings were $2.42B. Over the past five year, PYPL's earnings have gone up by 7.1% per year. This was slower than the Credit Services industry average of 20.65%.
Last year, PYPL revenue was $27.52B. Over the last five year, PYPL's revenue has gone up by 16.01% per year. This was faster than the Credit Services industry average of 11.31%.
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Over the last year, executives and large shareholders at PYPL have sold more shares than they have bought.
Gabrielle Scheibe, Acting CFO SVP IR Treas of PYPL, was the latest PYPL insider to sell. They sold $280,266.72 worth of PYPL shares on Mar 15, 2023.
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