Visa (NYSE: V) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 9/14/2016 – Visa was given a new $92.00 price target on by analysts at Pacific Crest. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 9/12/2016 – Visa had its price target raised by analysts at Barclays PLC from $88.00 to $90.00. They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 9/6/2016 – Visa had its price target raised by analysts at Robert W. Baird from $90.00 to $95.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 9/6/2016 – Visa had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a $87.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/25/2016 – Visa had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Pacific Crest. They now have a $92.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/15/2016 – Visa was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $83.12 price target on the stock.
  • 8/8/2016 – Visa was downgraded by analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. They now have a $83.12 price target on the stock.
  • 8/5/2016 – Visa had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Cos.. They now have a $94.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Visa had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Cos.. They now have a $94.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $92.00.
  • 7/25/2016 – Visa had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. They now have a $91.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/25/2016 – Visa had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Argus. They now have a $90.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $85.00.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) opened at 83.22 on Thursday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $81.13 and a 200-day moving average of $78.22. The stock has a market capitalization of $196.40 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.37 and a beta of 0.91. Visa Inc. has a 52-week low of $66.12 and a 52-week high of $83.63.

Visa (NYSE:V) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The credit-card processor reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.03. Visa had a return on equity of 22.36% and a net margin of 38.72%. The business earned $3.63 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.67 billion. Equities research analysts expect that Visa Inc. will post $2.79 EPS for the current year.

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The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 6th. Investors of record on Friday, August 19th were given a $0.14 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 17th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.67%. Visa’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 24.35%.

Visa Inc is a payments technology company. The Company is engaged in operating a processing network, VisaNet, which facilitates authorization, clearing and settlement of payment transactions across the world. The Company provides its services to consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories for electronic payments.

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