Will PayPal Holdings Inc's (PYPL) Earnings Grow In The Year Ahead?


As a result, the stock got hammered by 7.87 percent in extended hours trading on Wednesday.

Mount Vernon Associates Inc. BMO Capital Markets started coverage on Paypal Holdings in a report on Thursday, January 5th. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by -3.29%, and it's gotten there by action that has been less volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. Paypal Holdings comprises approximately 2.8% of Mount Vernon Associates Inc. The authority will not be liable for anyone who makes stock portfolio or financial decisions as per the editorial, which is based only on limited and open source.

Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) traded down 0.67% on Wednesday, hitting $44.41. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. The dominant statistics will authorize the investment community to govern the size of PayPal Holdings, Inc. compared to the sales or total assets figures. PayPal Holdings, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 38.88 and Forward P/E ratio of 21.96. Analysts on average expected PayPal to report adjusted earnings of 41 cents a share on revenue of $2.94 billion, according to FactSet.

Wall Street was looking for earnings of 41 cents per share on revenue of $2.94 billion. At present, the Gross Margin for PayPal Holdings, Inc.

Revenue rose to $2.98 billion from $2.54 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.36 EPS.

Several research analysts have issued reports on PYPL shares. Monness Crespi & Hardt raised Paypal Holdings from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $50.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, January 3rd.

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In case of Revenue Estimates, 2940000 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for PayPal Holdings, Inc.as 33000. Because of the different techniques used to gauge a company target price, estimates may be quite different from one analyst to another.

Maintain OUTPERFORM rating $54 PT after what Wedbush believes is an inflection quarter for Paypal Holdings Inc.'s (NASDAQ:PYPL) margins, reflecting more effective cost control, scale/benefits from V/MA agreements and pricing power.

Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG)'s shares may have a significant upside to the consensus target of 100.80, but how has it been performing relative to the market? Also, EVP Gary J. Marino sold 13,535 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 4th. It indicates oversold and overbought price levels for a stock.

At the same time, 1.7 billion payment transactions took place in the quarter, an increase of 23% from a year ago. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, EVP Gary J. Marino sold 17,386 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $42.63, for a total value of $741,165.18. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

"With another quarter of strong financial results, we continue to deliver on our vision to democratize financial services for our consumers and drive the global transition from cash to digital payments", said PayPal CEO Dan Schulman. It payment platform includes PayPal, PayPal Credit, Venmo and Braintree products.

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