Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) plunged -0.77% during previous trade, a total of 4.17M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 5.54M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.52. The stock has a market capitalization of $49.51B along with 1.21B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $41.55 and touched the lowest level of $41.07.
Most recently Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL)’s price target was revised on 01/06/17 and according to 39 analysts stock’s price will reach at $46.44 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.59. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $38 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $54, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 31% from its latest closing price of $41.08.
Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three week ago Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL)’s price target was revised on 12/15/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $54 while the bearish estimates kept at $32 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $45.24, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 5.29.
While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.82. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 31 brokerage recommendations 17 rate Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) stock a Strong Buy, 3 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 10 rate Hold, 1 rate Sell and 2 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 1/3/17 the stock of Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) upgraded by Monness Crespi & Hardt from Neutral to Buy. However previously on 10/21/16 it was upgraded by Stifel from Hold to Buy. A research note issued on 9/19/16 the stock was downgraded by Canaccord Genuity from Buy to Hold.
Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) performance over the past one year advanced 24.33% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 4.08%. During the last six months the stock climbed 5.90%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 3.06% while its last one month trend is positive with 3.71%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 2.06%.
The company’s price sits 2.43% above from its 50-day moving average of $39.82 and 5.34% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $39.27. Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL)’s shares are currently trading -7.73% away from the 52-week high price of $44.52 and +34.60% far from the 52-week low price of $30.52.
According to consensus agreement of 42 analysts Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) will report earnings per share of $0.42 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 1/25/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.44 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.4. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.36 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) set at $1.5 according to the sentiments of 45 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.47 and highest earnings estimates are $1.55.
According to 37 analysts, Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.98B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $3.02B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.93B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $10.84B compared to low analyst estimates of $10.79B and high estimates of $10.96B according to the projection of 42 analysts.