|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||67.21 - 73.80|
|52 Week Range||34.14 - 101.15|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||4.30|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings Date||Nov 6, 2018 - Nov 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||85.66|
The top 25 highest paid CFOs make more than $250 million in compensation each year combined. The data comes from a survey prepared for the San Francisco Business Times by Equilar Inc., which calculates total compensation to include base salary, discretionary and performance-based cash bonuses, the grant date value of stock and option awards and other compensation. CFOs from tech giants like Apple, Facebook, Electronic Arts and Twitter top the list, with financial chiefs from fintechs and banks falling short behind. While the highest salary of almost $2 million is made by John Shrewsberry of banking behemoth Wells Fargo, the bulk of compensation for these CFOs comes in the form of stock awards.
The revolution in payment methods lags on the business-to-business side, opening a $1 trillion opportunity for payment stocks like Visa, Mastercard and PayPal.
Square's $25 million investment in Eventbrite is now worth $61.9 million, according to a public filing last week.
In retrospect, Citi Research analyst Peter Christiansen is probably wishing he’d waited a couple more days before upgrading Square (NYSE:SQ). SQ stock is down more than 14% since reporting earnings on Thursday. Christiansen took a chance that backfired, though he’s hardly the first to do so.
High-flying payments company Square Inc. beat top- and bottom-line expectations for its third quarter on Wednesday, but shares slipped amid concerns about the company’s fourth-quarter outlook and the impact the competition may be having on growth.
Stocks are ending the week with a stumble, and nowhere is that more true than the technology sector. The Nasdaq is down more than 1.1% as of this writing, doubling the downside of the Dow Jones Industrial Average on the day.
President, CEO & Chairman of Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) Jack Dorsey sold 103,035 shares of SQ on 11/07/2018 at an average price of $79.61 a share.
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Okay, so it wasn’t Warren Buffett himself who bought StoneCo Ltd. (Nasdaq: STNE), but one of his minions at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) did. In a Schedule 13G filed on Friday, November 9, Berkshire disclosed an 11.3% stake in StoneCo—or 14,166,748 shares, to be exact.
Despite its post-Q3 drop, Square appears to be a strong company and its stock seems like it has great upside potential in an industry that is only set to grow.
The market was disappointed by weak profit guidance, but the payment processor continues to deliver on all the metrics that matter.
Stocks ended mostly lower Thursday, with the S&P 500 ending a three-day winging streak to close down 0.3% while the tech-dominated Nasdaq finished 0.5% lower after back-to-back gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average bucked the trend, closing up less than 0.1%. Losses extended later in the session after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged, but said the Committee "expects further gradual increases in the target range for the federal funds rate." Earlier in the session, data showed weekly jobless claims dipped ever-so-slightly to 214,000. In company news, shares of Square Inc. fell nearly 10% after the company beat earnings but issued lower than expected fourth-quarter guidance. Friday will see the release of the U.S. producer prices index, consumer sentiment data and wholesale inventories.
Stocks ended mixed Thursday afternoon after the Fed left interest rates unchanged but left open the likelyhood of a rate hike in December.
Look for volatility when Square reports earnings on Wednesday, with margin guidance a key, says one analyst. Square stock has dropped 24% in five weeks heading into earnings.
EVO earnings and sales for the third quarter topped views. Shares gapped higher, closing on a new buy point for the recent payments IPO.
Square said adjusted third-quarter profit and revenue topped expectations, but its December-quarter earnings outlook fell below estimates. Square stock fell in after-hours trading.
The stock market tone continued to improve Wednesday. The Dow Jones and S&P 500 index shot up 2.1% while the Nasdaq composite gained 2.6%, all in higher volume
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