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Visa Inc. (V)

(Delayed Data from NYSE)

$136.81 USD


-1.07 (-0.78%)

Updated Dec 11, 2018 04:00 PM ET

After-Market: $136.52 -0.29 (-0.21%) 7:58 PM ET

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Company Summary

Visa Inc. is a global payment technology company that connects consumers, businesses, banks, and governments enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. Visa Inc. mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Visa Inc. advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.

General Information

Visa Inc.

P.O. BOX 8999


Phone: 650-432-3200

Fax: NA



Industry Financial Transaction Services
Sector Business Services
Fiscal Year End September
Last Reported Quarter 9/30/2018
Next EPS Date 2/7/2019

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 1.24
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 5.33
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 17.30
Next EPS Report Date 2/7/2019

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 137.88
52 Week High 151.56
52 Week Low 111.02
Beta 1.11
20 Day Moving Average 9,278,356.00
Target Price Consensus 163.54


% Price Change
4 Week -1.32
12 Week -5.68
YTD 20.93
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 1.99
12 Week 3.30
YTD 22.10
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 2,017.02
Market Capitalization (millions) 278,106.19
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 3/19/2015
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 0.73%
Annual Dividend $1.00
Payout Ratio 0.18
Change in Payout Ratio -0.02
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 11/15/2018 / $0.25

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 25.89
Trailing 12 Months 29.97
PEG Ratio 1.50
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 34.44%
vs. Previous Quarter 0.83%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year 11.93%
vs. Previous Quarter 3.70%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 9.78
Price/Cash Flow 24.62
Price / Sales 13.49
9/30/18 38.00
6/30/18 36.09
3/31/18 33.90
9/30/18 15.69
6/30/18 14.79
3/31/18 13.93
Current Ratio
9/30/18 1.61
6/30/18 1.69
3/31/18 1.94
Quick Ratio
9/30/18 1.61
6/30/18 1.69
3/31/18 1.94
Operating Margin
9/30/18 52.06
6/30/18 50.29
3/31/18 48.26
Net Margin
9/30/18 49.98
6/30/18 47.91
3/31/18 48.18
Pre-Tax Margin
9/30/18 62.14
6/30/18 61.74
3/31/18 64.42
Book Value
9/30/18 14.09
6/30/18 13.69
3/31/18 13.98
Inventory Turnover
9/30/18 NA
6/30/18 NA
3/31/18 NA
9/30/18 0.58
6/30/18 0.60
3/31/18 0.58
Debt to Capital
9/30/18 32.84
6/30/18 33.29
3/31/18 32.77