Global Payments (GPN) - FREE Research Report

Wilkins Gerald J who is Director at Global Payments bought 1,000 shares at $59.72 on Nov. 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 16,576 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 6.42% with the 1,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $60.00, up $0.28, or 0.47% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Global Payments go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 2,500
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,517
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,467
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,125
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 7,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,125

The average volume for Global Payments has been 812,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Global Payments has a market cap of $4.3 billion and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are up 31.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Global Payments Inc. provides electronic payments transaction processing services worldwide. The company serves as the processing intermediary between the merchant, the credit and debit networks, and the financial institutions that issue cards. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.13%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.6. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Global Payments a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Global Payments as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Global Payments Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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