PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (NYSE:PAGS) traded at $15.00 at close of the session on Tuesday, 09/20/22, made a downward move of -2.34% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $15.36 and the beta (5Y monthly) reads 1.78 with the day’s price range being $14.75 – $15.47. The company has a trailing 12-month PE ratio of 19.56. In terms of its 52-week price range, PAGS has a high of $57.87 and a low of $9.45. The company’s stock has gained about 16.91% over that past 30 days.
PagSeguro Digital Ltd. has a market cap of $5.18 billion and is expected to release its quarterly earnings report on Nov 11, 2021. Estimates by analysts give the company expected earnings per share (EPS) of $0.21, with the EPS growth for the year raised at $0.89 for 2022 and $1.22 for next year. These figures represent -6.30% and 37.10% growth in EPS for the two years respectively.
Analysts tracking the company’s growth have also given it a consensus growth in revenue estimated at $679.42 million, with a low of $603.91 million and a high of $701.37 million. The median projection represents growth squeezing down to 58.00% compared to sales growth for the corresponding quarter a year ago. According to analyst consensus estimates figures, the company’s yearly revenue forecast for 2022 is expected to hit $2.94 billion, or 37.40% up from figures reported last year.
There have been 1 upward and no downward revisions for the stock’s EPS in last 7 days, something that reflects the nature of company’s price movement in short term. On the other hand, looking at the outlook for the PAGS stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of Hold, while medium term indicators assign it an average of Hold. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of Hold.
Based on estimates by 21 analysts, where scores have ranged from 1.00 for a strong buy to 5.00 for a strong sell, 10 have rated the PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (PAGS) stock as a Hold, while 11 rate it as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) rate it as overweight while 0 of them rated it as underweight, whereas 0 suggest the stock as a Sell. The stock has an overall rating of Overweight and investors could take advantage and scoop up stock of the company.
Looking further, we note that the PEG ratio for the PAGS stock currently stands at 0.88, and the current price level is -1.28% off its SMA20 and 10.69% from its 50-day simple moving average. The RSI (14) is pointing at 50.97 while the volatility over the past week is 4.76% and jumps to 7.05% over the past one month. The beta value is 1.55, while the average true range (ATR) is currently pointing at 1.05. The average price target for the stock over the next 12 months is $107.10, with the estimates having a low of $67.98 and a high of $200.82. These price ends are -353.2% and -1238.8% off the current price level respectively, although investors could be excited at the prospect of a -577.2% if the PAGS share price touches on the median price of $101.58.
Coming back to PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (NYSE:PAGS), we note that the average 3-month trading volume was 3.43 million, while that of the preceding 10-day period stands at 2.92 million. Current shares outstanding are 331.29 million.
The insiders hold 0.28% of the company’s shares while institutions hold 52.10%. The data shows that short shares as of Jul 14, 2022, stood at 6.37 million at a short ratio of 1.89. This represents a 1.94% short interest in shares outstanding on Jul 14, 2022. Shares short fall in July from the previous month at 8.24 million. Investors should be excited about this stock as its upside potential is great, with current price pushing the stock -42.79% down in year-to-date price movement.