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 11268.53. Since its IPO date on the 1/16/2001, Global Payments Inc., GPN performance year to date is 14.03%. Today Global Payments Inc., GPN has gained 2.42%, with a current price of 73.54.
Ownership of the company is 0.40% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 85.30%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 1.70%. Return of assets are at 5.60%, with return on investment at 11.30%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Global Payments Inc., GPN is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 2.13. While Total debt/equity is 2.46. With a profit margin of 10.50%, this is combined with a gross margin of 63.00%, and operating margin of 16.50%. 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 22.10%. A performance for the year of 40.82%. The 52-week high is -6.82%, and the 52-week low is 45.13%. The average volume for Global Payments Inc., GPN is 1013422.
With a target price of 78.27, 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 32.13 and a forward P/E of 20.99. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.36. Global Payments Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.94 and 11.31 respectively. For P/cash, Global Payments Inc. has a value of 13.65, while it is 13.15 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 73.54, Global Payments Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.05%. We see a return on equity of 37.60%.
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 17.39% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 22.10% for this year and for the last five years a 10.30% growth has been seen.