With a market capitalization of $52,292,653,202, Global Payments Inc has a greater market value than 96.17% of US stocks.
GPN's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 906.36 -- higher than 95.84% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
GPN's current price/earnings ratio is 113.23, which is higher than 92.91% of US stocks with positive earnings.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Global Payments Inc are DGX, MKC, TKR, MIDD, and ROP.
Global Payments provides electronic payments transaction processing services. The company operates in two segments, North America Merchant Services and International Merchant Services. The company was founded in 1967 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
GPN Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for GPN, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Global Payments Inc ranked in the 68th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 171.5% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Global Payments Inc, consider:
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.6 years, is 0.65% -- higher than 85.81% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
As a business, Global Payments Inc experienced a tax rate of about 6% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Industrials), this tax rate is higher than just 23.87% of stocks generating free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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The coronavirus pandemic has devastated retail and restaurant businesses of late, but many other companies that depend on those industries have felt the crunch, too. Payment technology company Global Payments' (NYSE: GPN) sales have alternately grown and shrunk for years, and normally speaking, the pandemic should have slowed down its revenue growth. Global Payments' fluctuating financials have sent conflicting messages to investors for years, since merchants have a lot of choice in who processes their payments.