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Global Payments is a provider of payment technology services that allow its customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world. In addition, the Company provides business-to-business payment card and processing services, such as money transfer, cash management, financial electronic data interchange, management information and reporting services.

TypePublic
Founded2000
HQAtlanta, US
Websiteglobalpaymentsinc.com
Employee Ratings3.2

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)11,000(+10%)
Job Openings90
Revenue (FY, 2018)$3.4 B(-15%)
Share Price (May 2019)$149.8 (-1%)

Key People/Management at Global Payments

Jeffrey S. Sloan

Jeffrey S. Sloan

CEO
Cameron M. Bready

Cameron M. Bready

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Guido F. Sacchi

Guido F. Sacchi

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
David L. Green

David L. Green

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Karen Matterson

Karen Matterson

Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer
Joshua Whipple

Joshua Whipple

EVP Corporate Development
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Global Payments Office Locations

Global Payments has offices in Atlanta, Owings Mills, Niles, Las Vegas and in 25 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
3550 Lenox Rd NE #3000
Las Vegas, US
7201 W Lake Mead Blvd STE 501
Niles, US
6205 Howard St
Owings Mills, US
10705 Red Run Blvd
Plainview, US
255 Executive Dr #215
Pinheiros, BR
conj. 83 610 R. dos Pinheiros
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Global Payments Financials and Metrics

Global Payments Revenue

Global Payments's revenue was reported to be $3.37 b in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2019)

883.0m

Net income (Q1, 2019)

119.2m

EBIT (Q1, 2019)

199.5m

Market capitalization (17-May-2019)

23.5b

Closing stock price (17-May-2019)

149.8

Cash (31-Mar-2019)

1.3b

EV

27.6b
Global Payments's current market capitalization is $23.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

2.6b2.8b2.9b4.0b3.4b

Revenue growth, %

9%4%37%

Cost of goods sold

952.2m

Gross profit

1.6b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Revenue

616.5m704.9m697.3m665.0m748.8m722.4m679.9m939.5m941.8m919.8m962.2m1.0b795.0m833.2m857.7m883.0m

Cost of goods sold

257.8m250.3m

Gross profit

439.5m414.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

63%62%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

581.9m650.7m1.0b1.3b1.2b

Accounts Receivable

214.6m202.4m281.6m301.9m

Prepaid Expenses

45.7m36.9m181.8m206.5m

Inventories

6.6m5.2m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Cash

1.0b595.9m644.5m610.1m803.3m988.5m825.5m977.8m995.8m1.3b1.1b1.2b1.0b1.1b990.6m1.3b

Accounts Receivable

206.6m197.1m170.9m207.9m202.9m172.8m264.0m283.6m296.4m28.8b

Prepaid Expenses

43.4m197.1m49.0m58.2m52.7m58.5m113.8m147.4m220.6m213.8m

Inventories

7.3m5.7m8.0m5.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

270.0m309.1m290.2m494.1m484.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

60.1m64.9m74.2m113.3m

Inventories

4.8m127.0k

Accounts Payable

9.2m(72.8m)(81.5m)146.3m66.2m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Net Income

211.7m84.4m169.7m239.0m93.0m176.1m249.0m92.5m145.1m53.0m125.4m243.8m97.6m215.3m401.3m119.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

16.7m33.1m48.6m17.9m35.7m54.3m25.0m51.2m80.9m121.7m

Inventories

3.8m981.0k

Accounts Payable

(22.2m)(31.5m)(36.0m)(14.8m)(3.3m)(30.5m)30.8m(12.4m)(13.0m)(25.5m)19.5m(6.5m)(2.9m)2.1m(86.5m)
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

138.2 x

EV/CFO

120 x

EV/FCF

157.9 x

Financial Leverage

3.6 x
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Global Payments Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Countries

29 30 30 30

Merchant Locations

2 m

Transactions

7.20 b
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Global Payments Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
AdvancedMD IncAugust 03, 2018$700 m
ACTIVE Network - Communities and SportsAugust 03, 2017
eWAYApril 11, 2016$50 m
Heartland Payment SystemsDecember 15, 2015$4.30 b
Realex PaymentsMarch 25, 2015€115 m
EzidebitSeptember 16, 2014$305 m
Payment ProcessingJanuary 28, 2014
AuctionPaySeptember 28, 2009
Active Network (HK) Limited
Active Network IPICO (CA), Inc.
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Global Payments Revenue Breakdown

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Global Payments revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 73.7% from North America, 19.3% from Europe and 7.0% from Asia-Pacific

Global Payments Online and Social Media Presence

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Global Payments News and Updates

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Global Payments CEO says earnings highlight ‘competitive moat’ of tech offerings

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TopTracker Releases Payment Solution for Freelancers, Allowing for Free Global Payments

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TopTracker, the free time tracking tool for remote freelancers and freelance teams, has released a new global payments solution in partnership with Payoneer that allows for free payments between companies and freelancers using its platform....

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Global Payments Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Global Payments founded?

    Global Payments was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Global Payments key executives?

    Global Payments's key executives are Jeffrey S. Sloan, Cameron M. Bready and Guido F. Sacchi.

  • How many employees does Global Payments have?

    Global Payments has 11,000 employees.

  • What is Global Payments revenue?

    Latest Global Payments annual revenue is $3.4 b.

  • What is Global Payments revenue per employee?

    Latest Global Payments revenue per employee is $306 k.

  • Who are Global Payments competitors?

    Competitors of Global Payments include Worldpay, Square and Elavon.

  • Where is Global Payments headquarters?

    Global Payments headquarters is located at 3550 Lenox Rd NE #3000, Atlanta.

  • Where are Global Payments offices?

    Global Payments has offices in Atlanta, Owings Mills, Niles, Las Vegas and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Global Payments have?

    Global Payments has 33 offices.