Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL) : First Trust Advisors Lp reduced its stake in Paypal Holdings Inc by 35.66% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 4,559,376 shares of Paypal Holdings Inc which is valued at $180,004,164 after selling 2,527,507 shares in Paypal Holdings Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 10, 2016.Paypal Holdings Inc makes up approximately 0.58% of First Trust Advisors Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fdo Partners added PYPL to its portfolio by purchasing 12,314 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $486,157. Paypal Holdings Inc makes up approx 0.32% of Fdo Partners’s portfolio.Bank Of The West reduced its stake in PYPL by selling 2,388 shares or 3.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 58,620 shares of PYPL which is valued at $2,314,318. Paypal Holdings Inc makes up approx 0.32% of Bank Of The West’s portfolio.Municipal Employees’ Retirement System Of Michigan boosted its stake in PYPL in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 850 additional shares and now holds a total of 34,310 shares of Paypal Holdings Inc which is valued at $1,354,559. Paypal Holdings Inc makes up approx 0.09% of Municipal Employees’ Retirement System Of Michigan’s portfolio. Aspen Investment Management Inc added PYPL to its portfolio by purchasing 20,305 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $795,550. Paypal Holdings Inc makes up approx 0.72% of Aspen Investment Management Inc’s portfolio.
Paypal Holdings Inc closed down -0.18 points or -0.46% at $39.3 with 1,03,16,036 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $39.36, the shares hit an intraday low of $39.13 and an intraday high of $39.53 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Paypal Holdings Inc reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Apr 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.35. The company had revenue of $2544.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2499.93 million. The company’s revenue was up 19.0% compared to the same quarter last year.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Paypal Holdings Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Apr 28, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $40 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 28, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $42 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Apr 28, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 47 from a previous price target of $45 .
PayPal Holdings Inc. (PayPal) is a technology platform company which enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants around the world. The Company focuses on its consumers merchants friends and family to access and move their money through its platform using various devices such as mobile tablets personal computers and wearables. It provides businesses of various sizes to accept payments from merchant Websites mobile devices and applications and at offline retail locations through a range of payment solutions across its Payments Platform including PayPal PayPal Credit Venmo and Braintree products. PayPal gateway products include Payflow Payments and Braintree products. The Company enables its consumers to fund a purchase using a bank account a PayPal account balance a PayPal Credit account a credit or debit card or other stored value products such as coupons and gift cards.