Paya Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYA) has a beta value of 0 and has seen 1,174,193 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $1.37 Billion, closed the last trade at $10.8 per share which meant it lost -$0.36 on the day or -3.23% during that session. The PAYA stock price is -38.89% off its 52-week high price of $15 and 7.13% above the 52-week low of $10.03. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 1.04 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 1.38 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) is a Buy stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 1.6. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 1 rate it as Overweight. None out of 7 have rated it as a Hold, with 6 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $0.04.
Paya Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYA) trade information
Despite being -3.23% in the red in last session, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Friday, Apr 30 when the PAYA stock price touched $11.33- or saw a rise of 4.68%. Year-to-date, Paya Holdings Inc. shares have moved -20.47%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -2.61%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Paya Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYA) have changed -5.68%. Short interest in the company has seen 5.51 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 3.99.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $15.67, which means that the shares’ value could jump 45.09% from current levels. The projected low price target is $15 while the price target rests at a high of $18. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +66.67% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 38.89% from current levels.
Paya Holdings Inc. (PAYA) estimates and forecasts
Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest -108.2%.
Paya Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYA)’s Major holders
Insiders own 8.35% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 93.15% with a share float percentage of 101.63%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Paya Holdings Inc. having a total of 105 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are GTCR, LLC with over 55.23 Million shares worth more than $750.08 Million. As of December 30, 2020, GTCR, LLC held 43.6% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Capital Research Global Investors, with the holding of over 6.87 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $93.25 Million and represent 5.42% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Smallcap World Fund and Baron Small Cap Fund. As of December 30, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 4.89% shares in the company for having 6200000 shares of worth $84.2 Million while later fund manager owns 3.5 Million shares of worth $47.53 Million as of December 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.76% of company’s outstanding stock.