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The PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) is going up by 2.38% in today’s trading session, a rise equivalent to 2.56% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out 5 hours ago stating that Square just had its best month ever for Cash App downloads, analyst says by MARKETWATCH. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $107.02, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $108.58. PYPL finished the previous session at $107.37 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1,799,479.

In the 100 days of trading, PYPL managed to top a 111.60% Moving average. Additionally, PayPal Holdings, Inc. shares have achieved a 52-week range between 74.66 and 121.48 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 39.08%.

The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 1.16B, equal to the value of $124.90B in market capitalization. Financial analysts indicate that PYPL shares should be still ranked as a “Outperform”. In the last 30 days, PayPal Holdings, Inc. shares went down by -9.55%, adding 121.33 to growth in value, on top of a +7.37% boost since 07/19/19.

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Analyst’s Estimates

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) could record at least $0.70 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 10/19/2019, a number that would actually represent an increase of 12.48% YOY.

According to the average analyst rating, PayPal Holdings, Inc. would be rated as 1.90. Out of 41 different analysts monitoring PYPL stock, 15 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 11 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 15 indicate that PYPL is an OUTPERFORM, 0 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERPERFORM.

On Aug-20-19, the stock earned a Initiated rating due to a new analyst call from KeyBanc Capital Markets, while analysts from Guggenheim believe that the stock is set at Neutral from Sell, as concluded on Aug-13-19. Guggenheim, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Sell as confirmed through a call on Jul-29-19.

Regardless of the rating, BofA/Merrill did increase their price from $123 to $131 as they are considering target share price analysis. UBS, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on Apr-17-19, giving the stock a Neutral from the Buy rating.

PYPL Key Ratios To Watch:

Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +49.54% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +16.36%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 4.89%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 0.99. Additionally, PayPal Holdings, Inc. is recording price volatility of 1.83% for the period of the last seven days and 2.42% in the last 30 days.

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) Technical Outlook

For the period of the last 50 days, PayPal Holdings, Inc. had its Raw Stochastic average set at 39.08% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 49.09%. Stochastic %K for PayPal Holdings, Inc., with the last 20 days included, was set at 34.88%, having Stochastic %D topping 27.15%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for PayPal Holdings, Inc. stocks with recording 25.65% in metrics.

PayPal Holdings, Inc. Insider Watch:

As far as the position of shares issued by PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) for the period concluded at the market close of 08/20/19, 722 institutional investors increased their positions in PYPL shares by 65,629,791, 818 decreased positions by 46,179,506 and 216 institutional investors decided to hold positions at 870,139,019. These numbers put the complete list of institutional holdings set at 981,948,316 shares, in accordance with filings submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock had another 136 institutional investments with 3,220,178 new shares in addition to having 74 institutional investors selling their positions in 5,020,109 shares.