PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) shares fell to a low of $245.70 before closing at $251.02. Intraday shares traded counted 5.73 million, which was 40.76% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 9.68M. PYPL’s previous close was $247.54 while the outstanding shares total 1.17B. The firm has a beta of 1.15, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 70.95, and a growth ratio of 3.19. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 52.88, with weekly volatility at 3.02% and ATR at 10.02. The PYPL stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $89.88 and a $309.14 high. The stock traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 1.41% on 04/05/21.
Investors have identified the Credit Services company PayPal Holdings Inc. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $288.41 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 50.99 billion total, with 38.45 billion as their total liabilities.
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 4.39 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on PYPL sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of PYPL attractive?
In related news, President and CEO, SCHULMAN DANIEL H sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Mar 10. The sale was performed at an average price of 244.29, for a total value of 2,442,876. As the sale deal closes, the EVP, Chief Bus. Aff. & Legal O, Pentland Adele Louise now sold 75,269 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 19,661,099. Also, EVP, Global Sales, Alford Peggy sold 3,203 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Mar 03. The shares were price at an average price of 261.56 per share, with a total market value of 837,778. Following this completion of acquisition, the EVP Risk and Platforms & Chief, Karczmer Aaron now holds 39,838 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 10,403,982. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.10%.
36 out of 48 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 6 have maintained a Hold recommendation on PayPal Holdings Inc.. 1 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the PYPL stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $308.19.