Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL) was Initiated by Needham to “Hold”. Needham advised their investors in a research report released on May 27, 2016.
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 .
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.
Paypal Holdings Inc closed down -0.16 points or -0.41% at $38.76 with 65,61,150 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $38.87, the shares hit an intraday low of $38.51 and an intraday high of $39.06 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Feb 3, 2016, David M Moffett (director) sold 15,971 shares at $36.08 per share price. According to the SEC, on Nov 23, 2015, John J Donahoe (director) sold 53,390 shares at $36.25 per share price. On Nov 12, 2015, James Barrese (SVP, Payment Services & CTO) sold 25,695 shares at $37.15 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
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.