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NASDAQ: PYPL
PayPal Holdings Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for PYPL

Based on 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for PayPal Holdings Inc.
Min Forecast
$147.00-44.9%
Avg Forecast
$283.79+6.38%
Max Forecast
$350.00+31.2%

Should I buy or sell PYPL stock?

Strong Buy
Strong Buy
18 analysts 72%
Buy
6 analysts 24%
Hold
1 analysts 4%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

PYPL stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Anonymous
Redburn
Strong BuyInitiates Coverage OnN/AN/A2021-03-12
Mark Palmer
BTIG
Strong BuyMaintains$345.00+29.32%2021-02-16
Joseph Vafi
Canaccord Genuity
Strong BuyMaintains$315.00+18.08%2021-02-12
Tien-tsin Huang
JP Morgan
Strong BuyMaintains$310.00+16.20%2021-02-12
James Friedman
Susquehanna
Strong BuyMaintains$330.00+23.70%2021-02-12
Ashwin Shirvaikar
Citigroup
Strong BuyMaintains$350.00+31.20%2021-02-12
James Faucette
Morgan Stanley
Strong BuyMaintains$329.00+23.33%2021-02-12
Josh Beck
KeyBanc
Strong BuyMaintains$310.00+16.20%2021-02-12
Timothy Willi
Wells Fargo
Strong BuyMaintains$280.00+4.96%2021-02-04
Trevor Williams
Jefferies
Strong BuyMaintains$310.00+16.20%2021-02-04

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Forecast return on equity

Is PYPL forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
44.36%
Industry
110.19%
Market
32,279.67%
PYPL's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (44.36%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is PYPL forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
12.62%
Industry
20.67%
Market
11,627.87%
PYPL is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (12.62%) than the US Financial Services industry average (20.67%)
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PYPL earnings per share forecast

What is PYPL's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$3.47-3.13%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$4.39+22.74%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$5.68+58.52%
PYPL's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 16.05% per year, which is not exceptional
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PYPL revenue forecast

What is PYPL's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$25.7B+19.63%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$30.8B+43.44%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$36.7B+71.17%
PYPL's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 19.36% per year, which is not exceptional
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PYPL earnings growth forecast

How is PYPL forecast to perform vs Financial Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
16.05%
Industry
18.55%
Market
23.11%
PYPL's earnings are forecast to grow slower (16.05% per year) than the US Financial Services industry average (18.55%)
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PYPL's earnings are forecast to grow slower (16.05% per year) than the US market average (23.11%)
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PYPL's earnings are forecast to grow faster (16.05% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.7%)
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PYPL revenue growth forecast

How is PYPL forecast to perform vs Financial Services companies and vs the US market?
Company
19.36%
Industry
12.41%
Market
15.02%
PYPL's revenues are forecast to grow faster (19.36% per year) than the US Financial Services industry average (12.41%)
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PYPL's revenues are forecast to grow faster (19.36% per year) than the US market average (15.02%)
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PayPal Stock Forecast FAQ

Is PayPal Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 25 Wall Street analysts covering (NASDAQ: PYPL) stock is to Strong Buy PYPL stock.

Out of 25 analysts, 18 (72%) are recommending PYPL as a Strong Buy, 6 (24%) are recommending PYPL as a Buy, 1 (4%) are recommending PYPL as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending PYPL as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending PYPL as a Strong Sell.

What is PYPL's earnings growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NASDAQ: PYPL) PayPal's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 16.05% is not forecast to beat the US Financial Services industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.55%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 23.11%.

PayPal's earnings in 2021 is $4,202,000,000.On average, 15 Wall Street analysts forecast PYPL's earnings for 2021 to be $4,063,427,194, with the lowest PYPL earnings forecast at $3,948,601,396, and the highest PYPL earnings forecast at $4,346,976,611. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast PYPL's earnings for 2022 to be $5,148,413,809, with the lowest PYPL earnings forecast at $5,003,124,024, and the highest PYPL earnings forecast at $5,237,462,386.

In 2023, PYPL is forecast to generate $6,649,351,016 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $6,116,231,243 and the highest earnings forecast at $6,912,981,673.

What is PYPL's revenue growth forecast for 2021-2023?

(NASDAQ: PYPL) PayPal's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 19.36% is forecast to beat the US Financial Services industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 12.41%, and and it is also forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 15.02%.

PayPal's revenue in 2021 is $21,454,000,000.On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast PYPL's revenue for 2021 to be $30,071,207,819,020, with the lowest PYPL revenue forecast at $29,819,908,046,593, and the highest PYPL revenue forecast at $30,601,074,975,653. On average, 14 Wall Street analysts forecast PYPL's revenue for 2022 to be $36,057,630,841,556, with the lowest PYPL revenue forecast at $35,262,064,991,855, and the highest PYPL revenue forecast at $36,911,807,058,927.

In 2023, PYPL is forecast to generate $43,028,854,971,098 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $42,030,928,572,448 and the highest revenue forecast at $44,429,803,514,522.

What is PYPL's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2021-2024?

(NASDAQ: PYPL) forecast ROA is 12.62%, which is lower than the forecast US Financial Services industry average of 20.67%.

What is PYPL's Price Target?

According to 24 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year PYPL price target, the average PYPL price target is $283.79, with the highest PYPL stock price forecast at $350.00 and the lowest PYPL stock price forecast at $147.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that PayPal's share price could stay at $283.79 by Mar 12, 2022. The average PayPal stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current PYPL share price of $266.77.

What is PYPL's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2021-2023?

(NASDAQ: PYPL) PayPal's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $3.58. On average, analysts forecast that PYPL's EPS will be $3.47 for 2021, with the lowest EPS forecast at $3.37, and the highest EPS forecast at $3.71. On average, analysts forecast that PYPL's EPS will be $4.39 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $4.27, and the highest EPS forecast at $4.47. In 2023, PYPL's EPS is forecast to hit $5.68 (min: $5.22, max: $5.90).

What is PYPL's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2021-2024?

(NASDAQ: PYPL) forecast ROE is 44.36%, which is considered strong.
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