NEW YORK, February 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
This Thursday's Focus is on the Credit Services space, which includes companies that originate, acquire, and service loans to individuals and corporations. Products offered include student loans, mortgages, lines of credit, private equity, and venture capital. Pre-market, Stock-Callers.com takes a closer look at the current performances of these four equities: Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), LendingClub Corp. (NYSE: LC), PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL), and Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF). Download the free research reports on these stocks today:
California headquartered Visa Inc.'s shares climbed 0.79%, finishing Wednesday's trading session at $87.54. A total volume of 8.03 million shares was traded. The stock has advanced 7.73% in the past month, 11.92% in the previous three months, and 12.20% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.86% and 9.42%, respectively. Moreover, shares of Visa, which facilitates commerce through the transfer of value and information among consumers, merchants, financial institutions, businesses, strategic partners, and government entities, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 73.94.
On February 02nd, 2017, Visa posted GAAP net income of $2.1 billion, or $0.86 per share, for Q1 FY17, both up 7% each on a y-o-y basis. The Company reported net operating revenue of $4.46 billion in Q1 FY17 from $3.57 billion in Q1 FY16.
Yesterday, research firm Loop Capital initiated a 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $98 per share. See our free and comprehensive research report on V at:
On Wednesday, shares in California headquartered LendingClub Corp. recorded a trading volume of 19.52 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 7.28 million shares. The stock ended the session 4.70% lower at $6.29. The Company's shares have gained 14.57% in the last one month and 19.81% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 9.83% above its 50-day moving average and 18.40% above its 200-day moving average. Furthermore, shares of LendingClub, which together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online marketplace that connects borrowers and investors in the US, have an RSI of 56.45.
On February 14th, 2017, LendingClub reported that loan originations in Q4 2016 were $1.99 billion, up 1% compared to the $1.97 billion in Q3 2016. The Company's net operating revenue in Q4 2016 was $129.2 million, up 15% on a q-o-q basis. LendingClub reported GAAP net loss of $(32.3) million for Q4 2016, improving by $4.2 million compared to Q3 2016. The Company's adjusted EBITDA was $(2.2) million in Q4 2016 compared to $(11.1) million in Q3 2016. LC free research report PDF is just a click away at:
Shares in California headquartered PayPal Holdings Inc. closed at $41.87, up 0.60% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 7.12 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 6.81 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 1.45% in the last one month, 7.88% over the previous three months, and 6.08% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 3.84% and 6.78% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of PayPal Holdings, which operates as a technology platform company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants worldwide, have an RSI of 64.24.
On January 20th, 2017, research firm Wedbush resumed its 'Outperform' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $54 per share.
On February 14th, 2017, PayPal announced that it will acquire TIO Networks Corp. for $2.56 USD per share in cash or an approximate $233 million USD equity value. TIO is a leading multi-channel bill payment processor in North America and processed more than $7 billion USD in consumer bill payments in full year 2016. Sign up for your complimentary report on PYPL at:
At the closing bell yesterday, shares in Stamford, Connecticut headquartered Synchrony Financial ended 0.11% lower at $37.28 with a total trading volume of 4.28 million shares. The stock has advanced 5.37% in the last one month, 10.96% in the previous three months, and 3.16% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 2.83% and 23.08%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Synchrony Financial, which operates as a consumer financial services company in the US, have an RSI of 58.52.
On February 14th, 2017, Cathay Pacific and Synchrony Financial announced the launch of Cathay Pacific Visa® and Visa Signature® cards issued by Synchrony Bank. The Cathay Pacific Visa card program offers US customers of Cathay Pacific Airways a wide range of travel perks on flights to all 173 destinations in 42 countries and territories served by the airline. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the latest research report on SYF at:
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