Analysts See $-0.04 EPS for Square, Inc. (SQ)

April 17, 2018 - By Winifred Garcia

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Analysts expect Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) to report $-0.04 EPS on May, 2.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 33.33 % from last quarter’s $-0.03 EPS. After having $-0.03 EPS previously, Square, Inc.’s analysts see 33.33 % EPS growth. The stock increased 5.00% or $2.35 during the last trading session, reaching $49.38. About 6.91M shares traded. Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) has risen 196.00% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 184.45% the S&P500.

Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) Ratings Coverage

Among 18 analysts covering Square (NYSE:SQ), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Square had 24 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Nomura maintained Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) rating on Tuesday, October 31. Nomura has “Buy” rating and $45 target. The company was upgraded on Thursday, November 16 by Goldman Sachs. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of SQ in report on Thursday, November 9 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was upgraded by Guggenheim to “Buy” on Thursday, November 9. Citigroup downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 9 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) on Tuesday, November 21 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) earned “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Thursday, November 9. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of SQ in report on Thursday, November 9 with “Neutral” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, November 8 report. Jefferies maintained Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) on Monday, November 13 with “Buy” rating.

Square, Inc. develops and provides payment processing, point-of-sale , financial, and marketing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $19.57 billion. It provides Square Point of Sale, a POS application software that offers managed payments solutions and advanced software products, including Square Dashboard, a cloud reporting and analytics tool that provides sellers with real-time data and insights about sales, items, customers, and employees; Square Payroll, which empowers sellers to hire, onboard, and pay employees and the associated taxes; and customer engagement tools that help sellers to enhance their business through digital customer feedback, marketing, and loyalty programs. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers in-person/card present payments solutions, such as magstripe readers, contactless and chip readers, and chip card readers; and Square Stand that transforms an iPad into a POS terminal.

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