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 11041.46. Since its IPO date on the 1/16/2001, Global Payments Inc., GPN performance year to date is 14.66%. Today Global Payments Inc., GPN has gained 1.49%, with a current price of 75.04.
Ownership of the company is 0.70% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 88.50%. 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 31.25%. The 52-week high is -6.12%, and the 52-week low is 48.09%. The average volume for Global Payments Inc., GPN is 1316244.
With a target price of 81.55, 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 35.91 and a forward P/E of 17.76. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.52. Global Payments Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.81 and 3.77 respectively. For P/cash, Global Payments Inc. has a value of 10.57, while it is 22.63 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 75.04, 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 20.21% 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.