Paya Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYA) is -1.10% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $4.51 and a high of $11.99 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The PAYA stock was last observed hovering at around $6.45 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.18% off its average median price target of $7.50 for the next 12 months. It is also 37.3% off the consensus price target high of $10.00 offered by 11 analysts, but current levels are -25.4% lower than the price target low of $5.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $6.27, the stock is 0.15% and 7.24% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 0.28 million and changing -2.79% at the moment leaves the stock -6.66% off its SMA200. PAYA registered -45.00% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of 1.46%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $3.77 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $21.33.
The stock witnessed a 12.16% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 19.43%, and is -5.57% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 4.57% over the week and 6.12% over the month.
Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) has around 300 employees, a market worth around $833.03M and $260.10M in sales. Current P/E ratio is 6270.00 and Fwd P/E is 14.25. Profit margin for the company is 0.10%. Distance from 52-week low is 39.02% and -47.71% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (4.40%).
Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) is a “Buy”. 11 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 1.80, where 1 rate it as a Hold and 1 think it is a “Overweight”. 9 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Paya Holdings Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 11/14/2022.The EPS is expected to grow by 18.70% this year.
Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 132.07M, and float is at 129.89M with Short Float at 2.36%.
Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) Insider Activity
A total of 12 insider transactions have happened at Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 0 and purchases happening 12 times.