PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) went down by -0.05% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $212.45. The company’s stock price has collected 8.10% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported 23 hours ago that California Rolls Out Diversity Quotas for Corporate Boards
Is It Worth Investing in PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ :PYPL) Right Now?
PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 90.38 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for PYPL is at 1.14. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 33 analysts out of 43 who provided ratings for PayPal Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 3 rated the stock as “overweight,” 6 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $222.00, which is $23.09 above the current price. PYPL currently public float of 1.17B and currently shorts hold a 1.21% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PYPL was 7.94M shares.
PYPL’s Market Performance
PYPL stocks went up by 8.10% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.74% and a quarterly performance of 11.13%, while its annual performance rate touched 97.47%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.89% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.17% for PayPal Holdings Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.38% for PYPL stocks with a simple moving average of 36.76% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PYPL
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PYPL stocks, with Loop Capital repeating the rating for PYPL by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for PYPL in the upcoming period, according to Loop Capital is $201 based on the research report published on September 22nd of the current year 2020.
Mizuho, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PYPL reach a price target of $285. The rating they have provided for PYPL stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on August 27th, 2020.
Stephens gave a rating of “Overweight” to PYPL, setting the target price at $228 in the report published on August 04th of the current year.
PYPL Trading at 2.70% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PYPL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -7.30% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.17%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.89%, as shares sank -6.58% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +10.38% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PYPL rose by +8.10%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +79.74% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $187.99. In addition, PayPal Holdings Inc. saw 82.07% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at PYPL starting from SCHULMAN DANIEL H, who sale 25,000 shares at the price of $183.82 back on Sep 16. After this action, SCHULMAN DANIEL H now owns 446,803 shares of PayPal Holdings Inc., valued at $4,595,376 using the latest closing price.
MOFFETT DAVID M, the Director of PayPal Holdings Inc., sale 5,028 shares at $206.81 during a trade that took place back on Aug 27, which means that MOFFETT DAVID M is holding 71,470 shares at $1,039,841 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for PYPL
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +14.55 for the present operating margin
- +52.28 for the gross margin
The net margin for PayPal Holdings Inc. stands at +14.02. The total capital return value is set at 12.83, while invested capital returns managed to touch 13.07. Equity return is now at value 15.40, with 4.70 for asset returns.
Based on PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL), the company’s capital structure generated 32.41 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 24.48. Total debt to assets is 10.66, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 31.79. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 24.01.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 1.26B with total debt to EBITDA at 1.57. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 7.03, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.04. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.70 and the total asset turnover is 0.37. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.43.