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How to buy Shift4 Payments stock | $77.67

Learn how to easily invest in Shift4 Payments stock.

Shift4 Payments Inc is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Shift4 Payments shares (FOUR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Shift4 Payments employs 1,305 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Shift4 Payments stock price (NYSE: FOUR)

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Shift4 Payments shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-23.
Latest market close$77.67
52-week range$47.05 - $104.11
50-day moving average $78.70
200-day moving average $88.60
Wall St. target price$110.63
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.92

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Shift4 Payments price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $77.67 from 2021-10-25

1 week (2021-10-19) 1.62%
1 month (2021-09-24) -10.54%
3 months (2021-07-26) -11.25%
6 months (2021-04-26) -23.11%
1 year (2020-10-26) 45.86%
2 years (2019-10-22) N/A
3 years (2018-10-22) N/A
5 years (2016-10-22) N/A

Is Shift4 Payments under- or over-valued?

Valuing Shift4 Payments stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Shift4 Payments's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Shift4 Payments's EBITDA

Shift4 Payments's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $47.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Shift4 Payments's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Shift4 Payments financials

Revenue TTM $1 billion
Gross profit TTM $177.8 million
Return on assets TTM -1.07%
Return on equity TTM -17.02%
Profit margin -4.63%
Book value $5.39
Market capitalisation $6.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Shift4 Payments shares

There are currently 9.6 million Shift4 Payments shares held short by investors – that's known as Shift4 Payments's "short interest". This figure is 63% up from 5.9 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Shift4 Payments shares can be evaluated.

Shift4 Payments's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Shift4 Payments's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Shift4 Payments shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Shift4 Payments shares traded daily (recently around 1.1 million). Shift4 Payments's SIR currently stands at 8.54. In other words for every 100,000 Shift4 Payments shares traded daily on the market, roughly 8540 shares are currently held short.

However Shift4 Payments's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Shift4 Payments shares, or, against the total number of tradable Shift4 Payments shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Shift4 Payments's short interest could be expressed as 0.12% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Shift4 Payments shares in existence, roughly 120 shares are currently held short) or 0.204% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Shift4 Payments shares, roughly 204 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Shift4 Payments.

Find out more about how you can short Shift4 Payments stock.

Shift4 Payments share dividends

We're not expecting Shift4 Payments to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Shift4 Payments overview

Shift4 Payments, Inc. provides integrated payment processing and technology solutions in the United States. Its payments platform provides omni-channel card acceptance and processing solutions, including end-to-end payment processing for various payment types; merchant acquiring; proprietary omni-channel gateway; complementary software integrations; integrated and mobile point-of-sale (POS) solutions; security and risk management solutions; and reporting and analytical tools, as well as tokenization, risk management/underwriting, payment device and chargeback management, fraud prevention, and gift card solutions. The company also offers suite of technology solutions, such as Lighthouse, a cloud-based business intelligence tool that includes customer engagement, social media management, online reputation management, scheduling, and product pricing, as well as reporting and analytics; integrated POS for merchants business; and Skytab, a mobile payment solution. In addition, it provides marketplace technology that enable seamless integrations into third-party applications, which includes online delivery services, payroll, timekeeping, and other human resource services. Further, the company offers merchant management, training and education, marketing management, and incentives tracking solutions. Additionally, it provides merchant underwriting, onboarding and activation, training, risk management, and support services; and software integrations and compliance management, and partner support and services.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Shift4 Payments is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.757% of Shift4 Payments shares are held by insiders and 101.786% by institutions.
How many people work for Shift4 Payments?
Latest data suggests 1,305 work at Shift4 Payments.
When does the fiscal year end for Shift4 Payments?
Shift4 Payments's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Shift4 Payments based?
Shift4 Payments's address is: 2202 North Irving Street, Allentown, PA, United States, 18109
What is Shift4 Payments's ISIN number?
Shift4 Payments's international securities identification number is: US82452J1097
What is Shift4 Payments's CUSIP number?
Shift4 Payments's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 037531100

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