Analysts See $1.09 EPS for Visa Inc. (V)

June 19, 2018 - By Marie Mckinney

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.17, from 1.05 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 41 investors sold Visa Inc. shares while 684 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 513 raised stakes. 1.57 billion shares or 2.35% less from 1.61 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Moreover, Fagan Assocs Inc has 2.53% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Flossbach Von Storch Ag accumulated 0.83% or 677,160 shares. Andra Ap invested in 60,900 shares. Parsons Capital Mgmt Incorporated Ri has invested 0.42% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Dsm Cap Prtn Llc invested in 3.99 million shares. 1.19M are held by Kbc Group Nv. Boston Prtn accumulated 3,602 shares. Addenda owns 91,798 shares or 0.81% of their US portfolio. Wallington Asset Mgmt Ltd owns 70,129 shares for 2.22% of their portfolio. Moreover, Motco has 0.02% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Northstar Asset Ltd Llc owns 10,450 shares or 0.52% of their US portfolio. Kemnay Advisory Services has 3.09% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 59,802 shares. Moreover, Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Va has 0.06% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Advantus Capital Management reported 0.57% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). First Manhattan reported 76,423 shares stake.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $6.34 million activity. The insider Biggar Lynne sold 1,712 shares worth $205,440. Another trade for 8,423 shares valued at $1.08 million was made by HOFFMEISTER JAMES H on Monday, April 30.

Analysts expect Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) to report $1.09 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.23 EPS change or 26.74 % from last quarter’s $0.86 EPS. V’s profit would be $2.44 billion giving it 31.24 P/E if the $1.09 EPS is correct. After having $1.11 EPS previously, Visa Inc.’s analysts see -1.80 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.81% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $136.2. About 8.71 million shares traded or 13.20% up from the average. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 38.13% since June 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.56% the S&P500.

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) Ratings Coverage

Among 25 analysts covering Visa Inc (NYSE:V), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Visa Inc had 38 analyst reports since December 21, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 26 by Buckingham Research. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $148.0 target in Friday, February 2 report. The stock has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Friday, February 2. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $136.0 target in Thursday, January 18 report. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Oppenheimer. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna on Monday, January 29 with “Buy”. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $137 target in Thursday, January 25 report. On Tuesday, January 9 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, February 2 by Barclays Capital. The rating was reinitiated by UBS on Friday, May 18 with “Neutral”.

Visa Inc. operates as a payments technology firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $305.06 billion. The firm facilitates commerce through the transfer of value and information among consumers, merchants, financial institutions, businesses, strategic partners, and government entities. It has a 34.45 P/E ratio. It operates VisaNet, a processing network that enables authorization, clearing, and settlement of payment transactions; and offers fraud protection for account holders and assured payment for merchants.

More important recent Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Visa – A $140 Discount Cash Flow Valuation” on June 01, 2018, also Fool.com published article titled: “Is Visa Inc. a Buy?”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Visa, Inc. (V) Management Presents at William Blair 2018 Growth Stock Conference (Transcript)” on June 13, 2018. More interesting news about Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) was released by: Investorideas.com and their article: “#AI News: Visa (NYSE: $V) Canada and Finn AI collaborate to expand #artificialntelligence banking capabilities …” with publication date: June 14, 2018.

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