Paypoint plc (LON:PAY) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the six research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has given a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,062.50 ($14.41).

PAY has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 980 ($13.29) price objective on shares of Paypoint in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,162 ($15.76) price objective on shares of Paypoint in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Finally, Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($16.27) price objective on shares of Paypoint in a research report on Thursday, November 16th.

Paypoint (LON PAY) traded down GBX 3 ($0.04) during trading hours on Monday, hitting GBX 919 ($12.46). 39,665 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 85,562. The company has a market capitalization of $626.51 and a P/E ratio of 1,056.32. Paypoint has a one year low of GBX 763.73 ($10.36) and a one year high of GBX 1,098 ($14.89).

Paypoint (LON:PAY) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 30th. The company reported GBX 29.10 ($0.39) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of GBX 28.80 ($0.39) by GBX 0.30 ($0.00). The company had revenue of GBX 9,759 million during the quarter. Paypoint had a net margin of 20.29% and a return on equity of 60.87%.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 7th were given a GBX 27.50 ($0.37) dividend. This represents a yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 7th.

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About Paypoint

PayPoint plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company’s subsidiaries provide specialist consumer payment, and other services and products, transaction processing and settlement. It offers clients streamlined consumer payment processing and transaction routing in an integrated solution, through MultiPay.

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