PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) went down by -1.35% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $310.16. The company’s stock price has collected -2.99% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 1 hour ago that SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in PayPal Holdings, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline – PYPL
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 68.50 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for PYPL is at 1.17. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 35 analysts out of 47 who provided ratings for PayPal Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 5 rated the stock as “overweight,” 6 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $331.66, which is $46.75 above the current price. PYPL currently public float of 1.17B and currently shorts hold a 0.96% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PYPL was 6.26M shares.
PYPL’s Market Performance
PYPL stocks went down by -2.99% for the week, with a monthly jump of 2.15% and a quarterly performance of 2.02%, while its annual performance rate touched 52.44%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.66% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.08% for PayPal Holdings Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.02% for PYPL stocks with a simple moving average of 7.48% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PYPL
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PYPL stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for PYPL by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for PYPL in the upcoming period, according to RBC Capital Mkts is $322 based on the research report published on July 29th of the current year 2021.
Raymond James, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PYPL reach a price target of $340, previously predicting the price at $345. The rating they have provided for PYPL stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on July 29th, 2021.
Piper Sandler gave a rating of “Overweight” to PYPL, setting the target price at $315 in the report published on July 29th of the current year.
PYPL Trading at -2.13% 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 -9.57% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.08%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.66%, as shares surge +2.03% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -2.94% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PYPL fell by -2.99%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +36.16% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $280.83. In addition, PayPal Holdings Inc. saw 19.77% 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 10,000 shares at the price of $285.93 back on Sep 10. After this action, SCHULMAN DANIEL H now owns 218,550 shares of PayPal Holdings Inc., valued at $2,859,324 using the latest closing price.
Auerbach Jonathan, the EVP,Chief Strategy,Growth & Da of PayPal Holdings Inc., sale 12,314 shares at $278.64 during a trade that took place back on Aug 24, which means that Auerbach Jonathan is holding 69,908 shares at $3,431,208 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for PYPL
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +15.90 for the present operating margin
- +55.08 for the gross margin
The net margin for PayPal Holdings Inc. stands at +19.60. The total capital return value is set at 13.06, while invested capital returns managed to touch 16.21. Equity return is now at value 24.70, with 6.90 for asset returns.
Based on PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL), the company’s capital structure generated 48.58 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 32.70. Total debt to assets is 13.82, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 47.86. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 32.21.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 12.82, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.04. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.67 and the total asset turnover is 0.35. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.33.