Fact based stock research
PayPal (NasdaqGS:PYPL)


PayPal stock research in summary

paypal.com


PayPal shares have a HOLD rating. While they are safely financed, they show below average growth, and are bad value. We recommend holding PayPal shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Data Processing & Outsourcing
Index NASDAQ 100, NASDAQ, S&P 500
Size class XX-Large

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


Research History: PayPal

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
36
11
20
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
61
66
38
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
81
72
93
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
66
59
38

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is PayPal in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of PayPal; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
57
54
27
PROFIT GROWTH
75
75
32
STOCK RETURNS
59
82
82
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
61
66
38

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of PayPal.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
78
74
72
REFINANCING
31
33
42
LIQUIDITY
88
85
86
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
81
72
93

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of PayPal and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for PayPal from June 8, 2018.