A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets for Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL):

  • 9/20/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/19/2016 – Paypal Holdings was downgraded by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $40.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $45.00.
  • 9/15/2016 – Paypal Holdings was given a new $38.00 price target on by analysts at Credit Agricole SA. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 9/14/2016 – Paypal Holdings is now covered by analysts at Craig Hallum. They set a “buy” rating and a $52.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/14/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a $44.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/13/2016 – Paypal Holdings was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $41.33 price target on the stock.
  • 9/8/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/7/2016 – Paypal Holdings was given a new $48.00 price target on by analysts at BTIG Research. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 9/7/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. They now have a $46.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/28/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald.
  • 8/15/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/12/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG. They now have a $43.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/10/2016 – Paypal Holdings is now covered by analysts at TheStreet. They set a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 8/9/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. They now have a $46.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/8/2016 – Paypal Holdings was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $41.29 price target on the stock.
  • 8/3/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at RBC Capital Markets. They now have a $46.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/2/2016 – Paypal Holdings was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating. They now have a $41.29 price target on the stock.
  • 8/1/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Wedbush. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/28/2016 – Paypal Holdings was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “PayPal Holdings, Inc. is a technology platform company. The Company offers online payment solution which allows customers to pay and get paid, withdraw funds to their bank accounts and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in various currencies. It payment platform includes PayPal, PayPal Credit, Venmo and Braintree products. PayPal Holdings, Inc. is based in San Jose, California. “
  • 7/26/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a $44.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/26/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Evercore ISI. They now have a $34.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Paypal Holdings was upgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $40.93 price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. They now have a $54.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Wedbush. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/24/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They now have a $46.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/24/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $46.00.
  • 7/24/2016 – Paypal Holdings had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock.

Shares of Paypal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) opened at 39.69 on Wednesday. Paypal Holdings Inc. has a 1-year low of $30.30 and a 1-year high of $41.75. The stock has a market cap of $46.91 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.08 and a beta of 1.13. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $38.22 and a 200-day moving average price of $38.34.

Paypal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.36. Paypal Holdings had a net margin of 13.55% and a return on equity of 10.60%. The firm had revenue of $2.65 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.60 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.32 earnings per share. On average, equities analysts expect that Paypal Holdings Inc. will post $1.50 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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In other Paypal Holdings news, SVP Tomer Barel sold 5,862 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.21, for a total value of $218,125.02. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 27,017 shares in the company, valued at $1,005,302.57. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, SVP William J. Ready sold 26,037 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $38.04, for a total transaction of $990,447.48. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 105,906 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,028,664.24. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 7.00% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

PayPal Holdings, Inc (PayPal) is a technology platform company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants across the world. The Company allows businesses of all sizes to accept payments from merchant Websites, mobile devices and applications, and at offline retail locations through a range of payment solutions.

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