Global Payments, Inc. (NYSE:GPN)

CAPS Rating: 3 out of 5 52.67

A processor of electronic transactions for merchants, multinational corporations, financial institutions, consumers, government agencies and other profit and non-profit business enterprises to facilitate payments to purchase goods and services.

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Member Avatar TMFTypeoh (93.85) Submitted: 2/21/2019 1:38:23 PM : Outperform Start Price: $126.60 GPN Score: +3.92

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Member Avatar rhallbick (95.77) Submitted: 4/5/2018 11:01:27 AM : Outperform Start Price: $107.40 GPN Score: +15.06

Global Payments Inc. (GPN)

Provider of payment technology services that allow their customers to accept various payment types, including credit and debit cards, electronic transfers, checks, and digital-based payments. Offerings include authorization services, settlement and funding services, customer support and help-desk functions, chargeback resolution, terminal rental, sales and deployment, payment security services, consolidated billing and statements and on-line reporting.

Founded as a subsidiary to National Data Corp. in 2000, and spun off as an independent publicly-traded company 2001. Has expanded operations to 30 countries, with 74% of revenue generated within US borders. Main competitors are Bank of America Merchant Services, Chase Paymentech Solutions and Worldpay, Inc. GPN is a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.

The volume of electronic payment transactions continues to grow, and continues to replace traditional cash and check payments. GPN's annual revenue is $4 billion, and has been showing a growth rate of about 20%. Much of recent growth is fueled by an aggressive acquisition strategy. Balance sheet shows that the funds from all of the previous stock sales, all the previous retained earnings, plus an additional $1.7 billion in debt have now been exchanged for the "Goodwill" in acquired companies. Total debt is $5.3 billion, with current interest payments of $175 million being taken out of $560 million in annual operating income.

Trailing P/E 27: Forward P/E 21

Outstanding common shares:
Jul 26, 2016 was 153,630,063 shares
Feb 19, 2018 was 159,205,866 shares

Price: $107.43 . | . Annualized Dividend: $0.04 . | . Dividend Yield: 0.04%

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Member Avatar gunterle (65.22) Submitted: 7/28/2015 11:14:02 AM : Outperform Start Price: $54.56 GPN Score: +108.93

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jhr2101

jhr2101 (44.71) Score: +586.38

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Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
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Index
Gain
Score Commentary
jhr2101 44.71 3/30/2007 Outperform 3W $16.75 +696.38% +110.00% +586.38 0 Comment
ZakL 79.83 3/30/2007 Outperform 3W $16.79 +694.51% +109.73% +584.78 0 Comment
matt2brad 26.57 3/30/2007 Outperform 5Y $16.79 +694.05% +109.52% +584.53 1 Comment
mpierresu 55.28 3/30/2007 Outperform 3M $16.79 +694.05% +109.77% +584.28 0 Comment
birdienumnum 92.02 3/30/2007 11/30/2013 Outperform 5Y $16.84 +691.94% +109.82% +582.12 0 Comment
happydayinsa 61.31 3/30/2007 Outperform NS $16.88 +689.89% +109.94% +579.96 0 Comment
sulakhe 53.93 3/30/2007 Outperform 1Y $16.99 +684.86% +110.41% +574.45 1 Comment
jjm103 59.54 4/2/2007 Outperform NS $17.50 +661.91% +109.38% +552.53 0 Comment
cahabariver < 20 4/2/2007 Outperform 5Y $17.50 +661.91% +109.38% +552.53 0 Comment
dingo72 84.78 4/2/2007 Outperform 1Y $17.50 +661.91% +109.38% +552.53 0 Comment

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Player Name Player
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
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S&P
Gain
Score End Date Commentary
TrackBarclaysCap 89.25 3/30/2017 Outperform NS $80.07 +66.54% +19.57% +46.98 0 Comment
TrackStifel 90.50 11/4/2016 Outperform NS $71.18 +87.35% +34.77% +52.58 0 Comment
TrackKBW 89.14 7/7/2015 Outperform NS $52.66 +153.23% +36.04% +117.19 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.76 4/8/2015 Outperform 3W $49.21 +171.00% +35.37% +135.63 0 Comment
TrackEvercorePar 80.97 3/19/2015 Outperform NS $46.63 +186.00% +34.10% +151.90 0 Comment
TrackCreditSuiss 89.15 11/15/2012 Outperform NS $20.60 +547.50% +107.05% +440.45 0 Comment
TrackGoldmanSach 78.96 7/26/2012 Outperform NS $21.54 +519.14% +107.19% +411.95 0 Comment
TrackNorthcoastR 80.00 7/5/2012 Outperform NS $21.71 +514.32% +105.66% +408.66 0 Comment
TrackStifel 90.50 4/3/2012 Outperform NS $23.19 -9.35% -0.58% -8.78 8/14/2012 @ $21.02 0 Comment
TrackDeutscheSec 83.29 10/7/2011 Outperform NS $21.02 +534.43% +140.29% +394.14 0 Comment
TrackStifel 90.50 9/30/2011 Outperform NS $20.29 +22.81% +16.15% +6.66 1/26/2012 @ $24.92 0 Comment
TrackBarrington 89.34 4/1/2010 Outperform NS $24.11 -26.79% -5.52% -21.27 7/28/2010 @ $17.65 0 Comment
TrackSusquehanna 86.76 3/10/2010 Outperform NS $22.85 +483.65% +145.87% +337.77 0 Comment
TrackPiperJaff 85.71 3/4/2010 Outperform NS $21.22 +528.59% +150.38% +378.22 0 Comment
TrackRWBaird 87.49 5/21/2009 Outperform NS $16.66 +700.53% +218.00% +482.53 0 Comment
TrackRBCCapMkts 85.20 4/15/2009 Outperform NS $15.83 +742.51% +239.12% +503.40 0 Comment
TrackBarclaysCap 89.25 4/7/2009 Outperform NS $15.68 +56.42% +38.71% +17.70 1/8/2010 @ $24.53 0 Comment
TrackJanney 85.15 1/7/2009 Outperform NS $16.56 +705.53% +211.66% +493.87 0 Comment
TrackCreditSuiss 89.15 1/4/2008 Underperform NS $18.06 +18.96% -5.39% -24.36 4/1/2008 @ $21.48 0 Comment
TrackSusquehanna 86.76 12/18/2007 Underperform NS $21.87 +8.37% -22.18% -30.54 10/3/2008 @ $23.70 0 Comment
TrackRichAster 97.82 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $21.79 +512.03% +93.33% +418.70 2 Comments
TrackRichPzena 79.68 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $22.08 +6.48% -10.37% +16.86 6/17/2008 @ $23.51 1 Comment
TrackJimCramer 85.76 9/25/2007 Underperform 3W $21.19 +132.68% +37.38% -95.30 4/8/2015 @ $49.31 0 Comment
TrackWMBlair 77.55 4/16/2007 Outperform NS $19.08 +599.00% +103.88% +495.12 0 Comment
TrackAGEdwards < 20 4/13/2007 Outperform NS $18.36 +9.58% +6.35% +3.23 6/1/2007 @ $20.12 0 Comment
TrackBarrington 89.34 4/3/2007 Outperform NS $17.94 +37.14% -20.74% +57.87 1/8/2010 @ $24.60 0 Comment
TrackSunTrustRH 77.02 2/8/2007 Outperform NS $19.43 +586.24% +106.41% +479.84 0 Comment
TrackWellsFargo 86.55 1/8/2007 Outperform NS $20.72 +543.71% +112.25% +431.47 0 Comment
TrackRWBaird 87.49 10/12/2006 Outperform NS $20.79 -22.57% -39.05% +16.48 12/2/2008 @ $16.10 0 Comment
TrackJPMorgan 84.66 10/5/2006 Outperform NS $21.71 -1.40% -11.92% +10.52 4/30/2010 @ $21.41 0 Comment
TrackBarrington 89.34 10/2/2006 Outperform NS $21.90 -3.86% +5.36% -9.22 1/8/2007 @ $21.06 0 Comment
TrackMorganKeeg 75.72 10/2/2006 Outperform NS $21.55 +518.87% +123.83% +395.05 0 Comment
TrackUBS 91.07 9/13/2006 Outperform NS $20.40 +553.65% +128.07% +425.58 0 Comment
TrackMatrix < 20 8/17/2006 Outperform NS $19.75 +13.60% +7.33% +6.27 4/17/2012 @ $22.44 0 Comment

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