|Bid||236.80 x 800|
|Ask||237.49 x 1100|
|Day's range||234.03 - 241.39|
|52-week range||179.23 - 252.67|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.99|
|PE ratio (TTM)||47.95|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.28 (0.53%)|
|Ex-dividend date||12 Aug 2021|
|1y target est||N/A|
Square's (SQ) is acquisition of Australian buy now, pay later (BNPL) company Afterpay for $29 billion is an indication of a rapidly growing industry, according to one rival firm's chief executive.
BTIG managing director and financials analyst Mark Palmer discusses Square’s acquisition of Australia-based fintech company Afterpay, including why the deal makes sense for the companies and his outlook for the finch space.
It took a year, but digital payments network leader Visa is back in growth mode. In fact, during its fiscal 2021 third quarter (the three months ended June 30, 2021), Visa reported across-the-board payment volume growth for the first time in the pandemic era (including cross-border payments), and was just a few million dollars away from reaching a new all-time record for total revenue (last reached back in 2019).