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CLOSING UPDATE: PayPal decreases gains by 0.1% - outperforming 85% of stocks 18 June 2018 18:09 EDT

NEWS BITES - NORTH AMERICA

This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's NASDAQ market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

PayPal, NASDAQ's largest financials company by market capitalisation, has increased 54.0c (or 0.6%) today to trade at $US85.85 and has outperformed 85% of the market in the past one year. The present value of USD1,000 invested one year ago is $US1,656 [vs $US1,276 for the NASDAQ-100 Index], for a capital gain of $US656. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 4.3 points (or 0.06%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.7%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant uptrend:

+ The positive 2.24 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

+ The price lifted 2.3% in the last week and soared 10.3% in the last month.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

+ Price/Earnings/Growth of 0.84 [1.1]

+ Return on Equity 11.2% [8.1%]

+ Return on Assets 4.4% [1.1%]

+ Return on Capital Employed 12.3% [7.5%]

Other Bullish Signals include:

+ As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 11.2% is better than sector average of 8.1%.

Note

Bearish Signals:

Tobin's Q Ratio is 2.5. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is overvalued and ranks in the bottom quartile of stocks by value of Q Ratio.

Net profit margin has averaged 13.3% in the last 3 years. This is lower than the sector average of 18.2% and suggests a low margin of safety.

Overbought/Bearish:

The 0.5% discount to 12-month high of $US86.32 against the 64.8% premium to 12-month low of $US52.11 suggests the climb might be peaking.

TODAY'S ALERT

Afternoon Alert: PayPal increases 0.7% - outperforming 85% of stocks

18 June 2018 13:20 EDT

PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) has increased 60.0c (or 0.7%) today to trade at $US85.91 and has outperformed 85% of the market in the past one year. The present value of USD1,000 invested one year ago is $US1,657 [vs $US1,274 for the NASDAQ-100 Index], for a capital gain of $US657.

RECENT ALERTS

Afternoon Alert: PayPal increases 0.6% - outperforming 85% of stocks

14 June 2018 13:20 EDT

PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) has increased 54.0c (or 0.6%) today to trade at $US85.81 and has outperformed 85% of the market in the past one year. The present value of USD1,000 invested one year ago is $US1,653 [vs $US1,270 for the NASDAQ-100 Index], for a capital gain of $US653.

Morning Alert: PayPal increases 0.8% - outperforming 84% of stocks

14 June 2018 11:03 EDT

PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) has increased 71.0c (or 0.8%) today to trade at $US85.98 and has outperformed 84% of the market in the past one year. The present value of USD1,000 invested one year ago is $US1,657 [vs $US1,270 for the NASDAQ-100 Index], for a capital gain of $US657.

PayPal Holdings (O:PYPL)

ISIN: US70450Y1038

CIK: 1633917

CUSIP: 70450Y103

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com