Global Payments Inc., GPN is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Business Services in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Global Payments Inc., GPN has a market cap of 11655.38. Since its IPO date on the 1/16/2001, Global Payments Inc., GPN performance year to date is 13.49%. Today Global Payments Inc., GPN has gained -1.89%, with a current price of 73.18.
Ownership of the company is 0.60% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 98.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 1.90%. Return of assets are at 4.20%, with return on investment at 4.60%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Global Payments Inc., GPN is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.59. While Total debt/equity is 1.78. With a profit margin of 9.40%, this is combined with a gross margin of 60.40%, and operating margin of 14.70%. Global Payments Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.2, while the quick ratio is *TBA.
For the last year Global Payments Inc., GPN has seen a EPS growth of -1.00%. A performance for the year of 30.06%. The 52-week high is -8.43%, and the 52-week low is 42.74%. The average volume for Global Payments Inc., GPN is 1503300.
With a target price of 81.9, can Global Payments Inc., GPN reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Global Payments Inc., GPN. Global Payments Inc. has a P/E of 35.54 and a forward P/E of 17.69. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.5. Global Payments Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.02 and 3.73 respectively. For P/cash, Global Payments Inc. has a value of 11.16, while it is 23.88 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 73.18, Global Payments Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.05%. We see a return on equity of 21.00%.
Looking more long-term Global Payments Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 23.65%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 19.23% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -1.00% for this year and for the last five years a 9.30% growth has been seen.